Serving Broward County

for over 20 years.



Michael A. Gottlieb, Esquire

Michael A. Gottlieb has been practicing criminal law since 1993. Prior to joining the Broward County (Florida) Public Defender’s Office, Mr. Gottlieb clerked at the Broward County Sheriff’s Office as a legal assistant. After three years as an Assistant Public Defender, Mr. Gottlieb formed his own firm.

As a criminal defense lawyer in Broward County, Florida, Mr. Gottlieb has handled thousands of cases and tried more then 100 criminal jury trials to verdict. Recently he has attained acquittals in State v. Mordon, Murder in the First Degree, State v. Green, Attempted Murder in the First Degree of a Law Enforcement Officer, State v. Johnson, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

Mr. Gottlieb has also successfully had many cases dismissed by pre-trial motion such as State v. Smorgala, Trafficking in Oxycodone and State v. Morello, Possession of Cocaine among numerous others. Michael Gottlieb is experienced in vigorously seeking out critical deficiencies that weaken the prosecution’s case against you and possibly avoid a trial altogether.

Mr. Gottlieb is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell. He is happily married and has two children.


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