"We are a dismissal-first law firm. We look for a dismissal of the case before we look for the plea"
Attorney Anthony F. Anise is a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense attorney who practices in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. He has a reputation for both drive and determination. During his time as a public defender, he made efforts to really get to know the needs of his clients, as well as forge good relationships in the legal community. Mr. Anise earned their respect as well as the respect of his peers and his clients.
Mr. Anise takes every case seriously and is committed to defending every one of the people who come to him for help. He knows that the outcome of each case is important to his clients, so his first goal is to give them a sense of hope tempered with the reality of the situation and the law. He will do all he can provide a strong defense and ensure his clients receive a fair hearing in court.
He has a wide range of interests and has taught himself web development, coding, and scores of other things by trial and error.
Mr. Anise is proud to be a member of both the Florida Bar Association and the Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Mr. Anise began his legal career as an attorney for the Law Office of the Public Defender of the 17th Judicial District in Broward County from 2014 to 2016. He has won awards, including the prestigious Hat Trick Award presented by the Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers for having won five jury trials in a row. As a public defense attorney, Mr. Anise handled more than 1500 cases ranging from misdemeanors to serious felonies. His work in public defense required him to handle between 140 - 160 at the same time for everything from traffic violations DUI & DWI cases, drug charges, domestic violence, and other criminal charges.
Mr. Anise graduated with honors, earning a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law in 2012. At the age of 22, he was the youngest member of his graduating class. After two years, he left the Law Office of the Public Defender of the 17th Judicial District and founded his own law practice.
|Certified Legal Intern in
|Law Office of the Public Defender Of The 15th Judicial District||2012|
|The Law Office of Anthony F. Anise, P.L.L.C||2016 – Present|
|Law Office of the Public Defender Of The 17thJudicial District||2014 – 2016|