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Lenny Cagan was selected as a Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in the State of Florida by The National Trial Lawyers Association. Lenny was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1996. Lenny worked as an Assistant State Attorney (prosecutor) for over seven years. During this time, he prosecuted thousands of cases, supervised a staff of other attorneys and conducted numerous jury trials.

After leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Lenny worked for a prestigious Plaintiff’s law firm that practiced in the areas of Medical Malpractice/ Nursing Home Abuse/ and Personal Injury law. Lenny has been in private practice since 2004 representing people who have been accused of crimes or have been seriously injured by others.

Lenny is a resident of Hernando County. He attends Crosspoint Church in Spring Hill. Lenny has enjoyed playing the bass guitar since he was a teenager and still plays today as a member of the church worship team.



Lenny graduated from King’s College with a Bachelor of Science in Economics in 1982. He attended Regent University School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor. Lenny graduated law school Cum Laude (with honors).

Lenny is admitted to practice in all State of Florida courts as well as in Federal Court in the Middle District of Florida.



Lenny Cagan was selected as a Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in the State of Florida by The National Trial Lawyers Association. Lenny’s past accomplishments include winning the James Kent American Inn of Court Law Student Award, the American Jurisprudence award from Lawyers Cooperative Publishing, Summo Publishing’s Who’s Who Among American Law Students and was selected as a Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyer in Florida by The National Trial Lawyers Association.

Lenny is currently a member of the Hernando County Bar Association



Lenny has been married for thirty-two years to his wife Peggy. They have four grown children and a first grandchild who was born in 2015.


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471 Mariner Blvd
Spring Hill, FL, 346095680

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    20 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    20 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    10 years
  4. Insurance: 10%
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



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  • Jason Leslie Smith

    I have worked many cases against Mr. Cagan over the last 10 years. I always found him to be a well prepared zealous advocate for his client.


    Jason Smith Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Francisco Eduardo Serrano II

    Mr. Cagan is very knowledgeable and works diligently to get the best result possible for his client. I'd highly recommend him to family and friends.


    Francisco Serrano Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


FLMember in Good Standing199606/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2016
American Jurisprudence AwardLawyers Cooperative Publishing1996
Who's Who Among American Law StudentsSumma Publishing1996
Law Student AwardJames Kent American Inn of Court1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial AttorneyCagan & Cagan PLLC2016 - Present
PresidentThe Cagan Law Firm2005 - Present
AssociateMilcowitz & Lyons, P.A.2003 - 2005
Police Academy InstructorPasco-Hernando Community College2000 - 2002
Assistant State AttorneyState of Florida1996 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hernando County Bar Associationmember2004 - Present
Florida Barmember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
TheftCase dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
41 WAYNE L. REV. 1233The Danger of Ignoring Plain Meaning: Individual Relief for Breach of Fiduciary Duty Under ERISA1995
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Sheriffs Office Seminar on Domestic ViolenceDomestic Violence and Excited UtteranceN/A
Law WeekHow to Build a Criminal CaseN/A
Law WeekWhere Do Laws Come FromN/A
Constitutional Law SeminarConstitutional LawN/A