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In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right... to have the assistance of counsel for his defense. 6th Amendment to the United States Constitution

Criminal Defense Attorneys for Miami Florida

Florida Bar Defense Lawyers

Defending Criminal Cases Is What We Do

Rothman & Associates is an experienced and renowned criminal defense firm, serving clients in Miami and throughout Southern Florida. Founded in 1980, committed to state and federal criminal defense and bar defense, our criminal defense attorneys bring a depth of experience and skill to every state or federal offense case.

Our firm is lead by attorney David B. Rothman. Mr. Rothman is a former prosecutor, a leader of the legal community, and a specialist in criminal trial law, Board Certified by The Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy. His experience, combined with the knowledge and skill of our other Miami, Florida, criminal defense attorneys, allows us to form smart and creative solutions to legal problems, whether they involve drug offenses, sex crimes or any type of fraud.

Additionally, our firm is AV rated* under the Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating process and is consistently honored as a leading criminal defense law firm in South Florida by Best Lawyers, Florida Trend Magazine and South Florida Legal Guide.

Our Clients Are Our Primary Concern

At Rothman & Associates, we are also recognized for our personal client service. We understand that facing criminal charges is a frightening experience, especially if this is your first time in trouble with the law. You may be worried about the criminal penalties, but also about your family, your reputation and your career.

Our attorneys take the time to thoroughly address your questions and concerns. We will give an honest assessment of your case and legal options so that you know exactly what to expect throughout the criminal process. We will also involve you at every stage to make sure we are working toward your goals for a favorable outcome.

Focusing in Criminal Defense for Over 35 Years

Our law firm was established more than three decades ago as a criminal defense law firm. Today, we maintain true to our roots, representing clients in a broad range of criminal matters, from violent crimes, such as domestic assault and homicide, to white collar crimes, including fraud and money laundering. We also handle other criminal matters such as expunctions, criminal appeals and grand jury investigations. Our exclusive focus allows us to concentrate on building the skills and knowledge needed to protect our clients' rights and interests.

In addition, our lead attorney David B. Rothman represents attorneys and law students with bar defense matters such as professional responsibility/lawyer discipline and bar admissions issues as well as advisement on ethics issues.

Attorneys Serving Clients Charged With Business Fraud and Other Crimes in Miami-Dade County

If you are facing criminal charges in Florida state or federal courts, we will treat the matter seriously and provide you with the one-on-one attention you require. Our firm is committed to protecting your rights, reputation and future. Contact our Miami criminal defense attorneys today.

From our office in Miami, Florida, we serve the federal courts in the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida and state courts throughout Florida, particularly in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties. We also serve clients who live in South Florida who were charged with crimes throughout the rest of Florida and the United States.

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Meet Our Attorneys

David Rothman is AV rated under the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating process and is Board Certified.* Associate Jeanne Melendez has defended criminal cases for two decades. Michael McCrossen is a former prosecutor who now limits his practice to criminal defense.

Rothman & Associates, P.A.
Office Location

Rothman & Associates, P.A. | Southeast Financial Center | Suite 2770 | 200 South Biscayne Boulevard | Miami, FL 33131 | 305-358-9000 | Fax: 305-374-5747 | Email Us | Miami Law Office Map

*AV, BV, and CV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

Exclusively Criminal Defense for Over 35 Years

Rothman & Associates, located in Miami, Florida, represents clients throughout the Middle and Southern federal districts of Florida, including the communities of Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami Beach, West Palm Beach, and Hollywood, as well as in Broward County, Miami-Dade County, Palm Beach County, FL and throughout the United States.

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