Miami Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
The Miami Chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers was formed in 1963. Today it has grown to more than 450 members. As one of the largest and most active bar associations in Miami-Dade County, members include criminal defense attorneys in private practice and those that work for the regional conflict office or the public defender's office in either state or federal court.
Members can serve the Miami Chapter on the executive board, on the board of directors, as a statewide chapter representative, or as a young lawyer director. Members also have a chance to give additional financial support to the Miami Chapter by becoming a Lifetime Member.
Benefits of Membership in the Miami Chapter of FACDL
For criminal defense attorneys in Miami, FL, the benefits of becoming a member in the Miami Chapter of FACDL include:
- discounts and quality continuing legal education (CLE) seminars;
- networking opportunities with many of the most experienced criminal defense lawyers in the county;
- exclusive listserver where members can communication with each other on topics of common concern; and
- access to the members only expert list and motion bank.
As a chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL), the organization helps criminal and DUI defense attorneys in Miami and throughout South Florida as they fight to protect their client against criminal charges.
Recent Past Presidents / Director Emeritus of the Miami Chapter of FACDL
The recent past presidents / director emeritus of the Miami Chapter of FACDL include:
2015 Teresa Enriquez
2014 Margot Moss
2013 Eduardo X. Pereira
2012 Jude M. Faccidomo
2011 Beatriz A. "Betty" Llorente
This article was last updated on Friday, March 4, 2016.