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Zachary J Cantor

Criminal defense Attorney at Fort Myers, FL

5.0   10 reviews

Licensed for 16 years

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Learn Zachary’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    25%
    Cantor & Cantor represents clients on every type of criminal case including but not limited to: drug charges, theft charges, DUI charges, battery charges and sex crimes. We handle every type of misdemeanor and every type of felony. Call us now.

    17 years

  2. DUI and DWI
    25%
    Cantor & Cantor represents clients on each and every type of DUI charge including but not limited to: first DUI, second DUI, third DUI, felony DUI, DUI causing serious injury, DUI with damage, enhanced DUI and DUI manslaughter. Call us now.

    17 years

  3. Personal injury
    25%
    Cantor & Cantor represents those injured car accidents, wrongful deaths and slip and falls in Southwest Florida. If you or a loved one has been injured due to the fault of another party call us now for our help.

    17 years

  4. Workers compensation
    25%
    Cantor & Cantor represents workers from each and every type of field of employment when they are injured while on the job in Southwest Florida. If you were injured while at call us now for real help.

    17 years

CANTOR & CANTOR IS THE PREMIER LAW FIRM IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA FOR CRIMINAL DEFENSE AND INJURY LAW. IF YOU HAVE BEEN ACCUSED OF A CRIME OR INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA CALL ZACHARY CANTOR AT CANTOR & CANTOR TODAY FOR A FREE CONSULTATION.

Zachary Cantor graduated from the University of Michigan with a major in English Language & Literature. Following graduation Mr. Cantor attended Brooklyn Law School where he received his Juris Doctorate.  While attending law school Mr. Cantor worked at a plaintiff's personal injury law firm in New York City in order to supplement the academic training of law school with the real world training gained by working side by side with experienced personal injury attorneys on a daily basis.  Following graduation from law school Mr. Cantor spent many years practicing law as a litigation attorney in New York and New Jersey before moving to Florida and opening the Law Firm of Cantor & Cantor.

 

Mr. Cantor has extensive personal injury and criminal defense experience having spent many years successfully litigating personal injury and criminal defense cases. Mr. Cantor practices personal injury law in all areas including general civil liability, vehicle negligence, premises liability, catastrophic injury and wrongful death.  In the realm of criminal defense Mr. Cantor defends clients accused of all manner of crimes from second degree misdemeanors to felony charges punishable by life in prison.

 

During his career, Mr. Cantor has prided himself on his ability to achieve outstanding results for his clients. Mr. Cantor knows that when you have been injured due to the negligence of another party, or arrested for a crime, you are involved in a potentially life changing situation.  By deeply understanding the singular importance of each case that comes across his desk Mr. Cantor is able to lead clients through the process and guide them to the results they seek.

 

There is no more important decision you will make regarding your Personal Injury Claim or Criminal Charge than the lawyer you choose to hire. Mr. Cantor is available any time, day or night, for a free consultation to discuss your injury or arrest.

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Licensed for 16 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 2010
Updated 11/23/2022
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 2009
Updated 11/28/2022
State NJ
Status Active
Acquired 2007
Updated 11/07/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Posted by Ashley | August 1, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Beyond Professional
I had the pleasure of being able to be accompanied by Zach as my lawyer and I am absolutely happy that I did. I don't like change and this guy is defiantly someone I will call if I ever need anything in the future.

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Associate
  • Druckman & Hernandez
  • 2007 - 2010

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2005
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2002

Legal Cases

  • State v. G.L.
  • Not Guilty
  • State v. R.N.
  • Not Guilty
  • State v. J.S.
  • Not Guilty

Associations

  • Collier County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • Attorney Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Lee County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2007 - Present
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • Attorney Member
  • 2007 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Top 25 Brain Injury Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2017
  • 10 Best for Client Satisfaction
  • American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
  • 2017
  • 10 Best Attorneys in Client Satisfaction
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2017
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Publications

  • Brief
  • Fraud and the Elderly
  • 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • Night with the Lawyers
  • Criminal Defense
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (11)
Given (11)
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Personal injury Attorney | Oct 10
Relationship: Other
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mr. Cantor is an excellent attorney and he vigorously represents his clients no matter the size or complexity of the case. For Fort Myers criminal defense OR personal injury look no further."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I highly endorse this lawyer. Mr. Cantor has proven himself very knowledgeable in many areas of the law."
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Mr. Cantor is a dedicated attorney willing to go the extra mile on behalf of his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 04
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Jun 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Zachary Cantor is an outstanding attorney for the following reasons. First, he works hard, and enjoys working hard. Second, he is an experienced attorney and knows the law and legal procedure, so he can make the best decision at the right time. Third, he invests himself in each case, which means he "fights for you". And, finally, he's a nice guy - funny and charming to boot."
Unknown Attorney | May 29
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I fully endorse Mr. Cantor as an excellent advocate and outstanding litigator. Mr. Cantor works tirelessly to achieve positive results for his clients and is an upstanding member of the bar. Always well prepared and a strong orator, I highly recommend Mr. Cantor's legal services."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 07
Relationship: Co-worker
"Mr. Cantor is an excellent trial lawyer. He presents well in front of a jury due to his diligent preparation, legal acumen and gift of gab."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 31
Relationship: Co-worker
"I highly endorse this lawyer. Mr. Cantor exudes professionalism and excellence as an attorney and a human being. He works extremely hard for his clients and works close with them and their families. Mr. Cantor is an accomplished trial attorney and is extremely respected by opposing lawyers and by the legal community. You'd be a fool not to hire him."
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