|FL||Member in Good Standing||1992||01/30/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Bubba Huerta Award||Hillsborough Bar Association||2011|
|Board Certification in Criminal Trial||Board Certification||1999|
|Assistant Statewide Prosecutor||Attorney General's Office, Florida||1995 - 1997|
|Assistant State Attorney||State Attorney, 13th Judicial Circuit||1992 - 1995|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Police Accountability Project||Member||2010 - Present|
|Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Board member||2008 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||Member||2006 - Present|
|Hillsborough County Bar Association||Member||1997 - Present|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor||N/A||1992|
|Annual Seminar||Civil Rights Violations for the Criminal Practitioner||2014|
Posted by anonymous
I can't say enough good things about Michael. He helped me through what was certainly one of the worst times of my life. He was honest, caring, non-judgmental and realistic. Aside from his skills as a criminal defense attorney, he is one of the most genuine, caring persons I have ever met. He fought very hard and advocated for me with the federal prosecutor. We agreed after much consideration to a plea and he proffered an excellent plea agreement. He guided me through cooperation with the Federal agents.
My outcome could not have been better as I received 2 years probation, no fines and no restitution. I will forever be indebted to him as I rebuild my life and career.
Posted by Nick
My daughter landed herself in some hot water with the law. We discussed her situation and set out to minimize the damage to her permanent record. When you are trying to help a loved one, it's hard to just "hand over" their well being to an attorney with hope as your only comfort. When I met Michael he came across as an attorney that really wanted to help. Michael is direct, detailed, and focused on your issue. He took the time to work up a plan of action and he stayed on top of every aspect of our case. I have to say that Michael did a fantastic job representing us in court with very desirable results. If ever we need an attorney in the future, we will hire Michael for representation. Thanks for everything!
Posted by anonymous
I had a complicated case and they made the process very easy. They were always available and willing to do whatever it takes. Highly recommend!