Practice Areas

  • Criminal Trial
  • Environmental Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Crime
  • Drug Crimes
  • Felonies
  • Forfeiture
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Professional Licensing


  • 1972: Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida including Trial Bar; and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • 1974: District of Columbia
  • 1975: U.S. Supreme Court
  • 1981: U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • 1988: U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • 1991: U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Law School:

  • University of Miami, J.D., 1972

Undergraduate Schools:

  • University of Miami, B.B.A., 1969
  • Dade County Junior College, A.A., 1967 (Now known as Miami Dade College)


Dade County Bar Association (President, 2001–2002), Federal Bar Association and American Bar Association (Member, House of Delegates, 2004–2008, Environmental Law and Criminal Law Sections); The Florida Bar; District of Columbia Bar (Member, Environmental Law and Criminal Law Sections); Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Miami Chapter): President, 1992–1993; Member, Board of Directors, 1990 – Present; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Guest Lecturer, Pleading and Discovery Workshop, University of Miami School of Law, 1982–1983. Member, 1972–1980 and Supervising Attorney, 1978–1980, Dade County Public Defenders Office


Miami, Florida