St. Lucie county criminal defense

Meet the top Florida criminal defense team.

St. Lucie Criminal Defense Attorneys

Experienced legal counsel for St. Lucie County, FL residents.

The lawyers of Salnick & Fuchs, P.A. have served Florida and St. Lucie County for more than 38 years. Our lawyers practice criminal defense law exclusively, representing individuals who are accused of any type of crime or under investigation by state or federal authorities.

Our criminal defense attorneys offer a unique combination of experience, skill, and legal knowledge to provide clients with unmatched criminal defense representation. Since our founding, we have built a nationally-renowned reputation for excellence, and we are widely acclaimed in the legal community for our responsiveness, diligence, and commitment to protecting our clients’ rights.

We take all criminal cases, no matter how big or small, and make it our top priority to see every defense succeed. Our clients place their fate in our hands, and we honor that trust by providing the highest caliber of criminal defense representation in both state and federal cases. Our case strategies are aggressive, our services discreet, and our attorneys quick to anticipate and respond to client needs.

We Will Fight For You.

We believe that a great criminal defense law firm is defined by the character of its attorneys - especially, how they take care of their clients. At The Law Offices of Salnick & Fuchs, we never forget that a criminal charge - no matter how seemingly minor - will have a serious impact on your life. We are a team of experienced criminal defense attorneys who have worked on both sides of the criminal justice system, and we will aggressively work to protect your rights.

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Practice Areas

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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.

Our Experience Representing St. Lucie Defendants

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. The Law Offices of Salnick & Fuchs P.A. has served St. Lucie County and all of Florida in this capacity for more than 38 years in both state and federal courts. 

But we’re not limited by geography: our team also practices in state and federal courts throughout Florida and the United States. We have handled state and federal criminal law cases in more than 17 different states, as well as cases at an international level.


Former Prosecutors

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

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

Gregory Salnick, a former Palm Beach County prosecutor, concentrates his efforts and trial experience as a criminal defense lawyer in all state and federal courts.


Experienced Criminal Defense

Senior Partner Michael Salnick has more than 38 years of experience successfully representing clients in some of the most significant state and federal criminal cases in and outside of Florida. Before entering private practice, Michael served as a public defender.

Both Michael and Greg Salnick are Board Certified in Criminal Law in the State of Florida.

Why Choose Us?

If you have been arrested in St. Lucie County, you should not leave your case up to chance.

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.

Certified Criminal Trial Attorneys

Experienced St. Lucie, FL Criminal Defense

Because our team is made up of former prosecutors and public defenders, we offer experience from both sides of the criminal justice system. This offers us a uniquely comprehensive, holistic insight into cases. We have spent our entire careers in criminal courtrooms in both public and private practice and at both the state and federal levels. As such, we are 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.

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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