1 Financial Plaza 100 S.E. Third Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33394
Firm: Benjamin, Aaronson, Edinger & Patanzo. P.A.
Benjamin, Aaronson, Edinger & Patanzo. P.A.. in Florida have been earning a reputation for providing aggressive and effective criminal defense representation since 1984.
Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers since 1984, the attorneys of Benjamin, Aaronson, Edinger & Patanzo. P.A.. in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Gainesville, Florida have been earning a reputation for providing aggressive and effective criminal defense representation for the people of Florida.
With over 30 years of criminal defense experience the Ft Lauderdale, Florida lawyers at Benjamin, Aaronson, Edinger & Patanzo use their vast knowledge and experience to fight for you. Getting results means fighting hard and aggressively for you to get the charges dropped or reduced or if a trial is your best option fight for an acquittal and your freedom before "judge and jury".
James Benjamin- Currently President of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL), the voluntary bar association of 2000 criminal defense lawyers of the state of Florida. Past President of the First Amendment Lawyer’ Association and the Broward County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Jamie Benjamin practices criminal defense in both state and federal courts in cases ranging from drug trafficking, computer child pornography offenses, white collar fraud and all criminal offenses in state and federal court.
Daniel Aaronson- Graduated from the University of Florida in 1976 with a degree in advertising from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. After graduating, Mr. Aaronson took a year off from school and worked as the Advertising Director for Frankart Furniture based out of New Roschell, New York.
In 1977 Mr. Aaronson enrolled at the Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. During his time at Cumberland School of Law, Daniel Aaronson was selected to be one of the initial members of the “American Journal of Trial Advocacy”, a law review form of association specifically tailored to trial practice. Mr. Aaronson was also elected to be on the school’s Honor Court as one of the justices. In addition, Mr. Aaronson was on the staff of the law school newspaper “Pro Confesso” as a contributing writer and eventually the newspaper’s Advertising Director.
In December of 1979, Daniel Aaronson completed his courses at Cumberland School of Law, having done the three year program in two and one half years. Upon graduation, Mr. Aaronson sat for and on first try, passed the New Jersey, Georgia and Florida Bar exams. In 1980, Mr. Aaronson was admitted to practice law in the States of Georgia and New Jersey and in early 1981 in the State of Florida. Mr. Aaronson is still licensed to practice law in all three states including the various Federal Courts.
Affiliations & Memberships:
The Florida Bar, Member
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2014 President
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1998 – 2013 Member, Board of Directors
Broward County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1997 – 1998
Broward County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1998 – 1999
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2005 – Present Chairman Emeritus
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2004 President
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2003 1st Vice President
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2002 2nd Vice President
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2001 National Treasurer
First Amendment Lawyers Association, 2000 National Secretary
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