miami-dade county criminal defense

Meet the top Florida criminal defense team.

Maimi-Dade Criminal Defense Attorneys

Experienced legal counsel for Miami residents.

At Salnick & Fuchs, our lawyers have proudly served Miami-Dade County for more than 38 years. Our team of experienced, sophisticated criminal defense attorneys boast a unique combination of experience and legal excellence to provide our clients with unmatched criminal defense.

Since our founding, our firm has earned a national reputation for excellence. We are acclaimed nationwide for our aggressive approach to representing those accused of crimes in the State of Florida. Our clients place their futures in our hands, and we honor that trust by taking every case - no matter how small - very seriously. Our case strategies are aggressive, our services discreet, and our attorneys quick to respond to client questions and needs. When you work with us, you can expect to receive the highest caliber of criminal defense representation.

Premier Criminal Defense Representation

At Salnick and Fuchs, we believe that a great criminal defense law firm is shaped by the character of its attorneys, and especially, how they take care of their clients. Our attorneys never forget that every criminal charge can seriously impact a client’s life, and so we take every case seriously.

Our practice is focused exclusively on criminal defense law. Our team of criminal defense lawyers represents individuals who are accused of any type of crime or are under investigation by the state or federal authorities.

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Practice Areas

White Collar Crimes Image
White Collar

Fraud, insider trading, money laundering, identity theft, embezzlement and more.

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Property Crimes

Theft, burglary, shoplifting, arson, vandalism, larceny, auto theft and more.

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Drug Crimes

Possession, trafficking, manufacturing, drug dealing and more.

Violent crimes
Violent Crimes

Assault, battery, armed robbery, sexual assault, homicide, murder and more.

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Sex Crimes

Sexual battery, prostitution, solicitation, internet sex crimes, crimes against children and more.

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DUI Defense

DUI, felony DUI, DUI manslaughter, DUI with bodily injury and more.

Why We Are Different

Our law firm has earned a reputation for successful and ethical representation and a commitment to helping our clients get the best possible outcome in court. We will keep you fully informed, educate you about the legal process, and involve you in the process at all critical points as your case progresses.

In addition to top-notch service staff, we also use the services of a professional jury and trial consultant and conduct focus groups on specific cases to ensure the best assessment of any given legal situation.

Our Experience

Because our team comprises both former prosecutors and public defenders, we offer experience from both sides of the criminal justice system. This offers us a uniquely comprehensive insight into cases.

Our attorneys have spent their entire careers in criminal courtrooms in both public and private practice and at both the state and federal levels. As such, we are well-positioned to help our clients develop the very best case strategies and pursue the best possible outcome in what is likely the most trying time in their lives.

Our Criminal Defense Team

Both Michael Salnick and Greg Salnick are Board Certified in criminal law

Senior Partner Michael Salnick has successfully represented clients in some of the most significant state and federal criminal cases in and outside of Florida.

Partner Jack Fuchs is a former Assistant State Attorney who prosecuted hundreds of cases before turning to the defense side.

After 11 years as an Assistant State Attorney prosecuring various crimes from misdemeanors to sex offenses, attorney Lisa Viscome brings a distinct and valuable perspective to defending such crimes.

Schedule A Free Consultation

If you have been arrested in Miami-Dade County, an experienced criminal defense attorney can help. Whether you are facing a felony or misdemeanor offense, you need aggressive legal representation to fight your charges.

While we cannot guarantee a certain outcome for your case, with us, you can rest assured that you will receive the highest standard of legal counsel. Our strong defense strategy will give you the best possible chance at beating any criminal charges you face.

Client Testimonials


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Mr Salnick represented my family while we were in distress with the law. He sets the standard for trial attorneys. He took care of us and we are forever grateful  for his services.

amanda savoury | Client

The Salnick Law Team is in competition with no other. I stress LAW TEAM, because that is what they are. A TEAM ! From the minute you arrive at the reception desk, until you shake the hand of the team member who represented you at your trial.

peter finnegan |  client

Mr. Salnick in particular commands a presence and professionalism exhibited in the courtroom as well as personally. He truly tries to help his clients far beyond the efficient and impressive practice of law.

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