Saturday, July 09, 2005

Welcome to the Criminal Defense Blog

Brian Tannebaum is a criminal defense lawyer in Miami, Florida and is currently President of the Miami Chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL-Miami), as well as Legislative Chair and member of the board of the stateside Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)

He represents individuals and corporations in state and federal court in all types of criminal cases from misdemeanors to complex white collar federal offenses. He is a former Miami-Dade County Assistant Public Defender and is currently the managing partner of Tannebaum Weiss, LLP, a law firm practicing in the areas of criminal defense, commercial and employment litigation, and real estate.

In addition to practicing criminal defense, Brian represents lawyers and law students before the Florida Bar and Florida Board of Bar Examiners, and is active in the Miami community as President-elect of the Ambassadors of Mercy Hospital, member of the Dean's Advisory Council of the College of Law at Florida International University, and a member of the board of directors of several non-profit organizations.

Brian was recently recognized for the second year in a row by Florida Trend Magazine as one of "Florida's Legal Elite," and was recognized by the 2005 South Florida Legal Guide as one of the Top 250 Lawyers in South Florida.