Miami Federal Crime Attorney
2420 Coral Way, Miami, FL 33145 305.290.2109
Formidable Defense for Federal Charges Fight for Your Future with Joel DeFabio, Esq.

Accolades: Joel DeFabio

Miami Federal Crime Attorney Recognized for Success

Hiring a lawyer is an important decision. This is especially true in situations in which you are facing prosecution for a federal crime. United States Attorneys have massive resources at their disposal for prosecuting criminal charges, and you cannot afford to take any chances with your defense.

Failure to take effective action to fight back against the charges you face could mean that you would end up being sentenced to pay massive fines, spend time in federal prison and spend your future living with the major stigma of having a federal criminal record. You need a Miami federal crime attorney who has demonstrated his ability to get results and who is ready to fight aggressively to clear your name. You need Joel DeFabio, PA.

Call us now at (305) 290-2109 or contact us online for a free case evaluation!

Attorney DeFabio has earned the sincere respect and recognition of his peers in the legal profession, and DeFabio, Beckham & Solis is known as being among the leading federal criminal defense law offices in Miami.

Our Accolades Set Us Apart

One of our clients had this to say about their experience with us: "Outstanding service. Over the course of 6 months that lasted the entire ordeal I always felt that I had a team-player on my side. My case was aviation regulations related which is very unique and intricate. DeFabio picked up on all the terminology, regulations and details of the industry quickly; so was able to navigate through successfully to my advantage. A real gentleman, witty and always reachable, kept me well inform at all times and negotiated a favorable deal. He is very professional and trustworthy. I would highly recommend him to anyone. I couldn't got a better attorney."

“Superb” Avvo Rating
Avvo is a notable online resource that provides transparent information about attorneys to enable users to make informed decisions when choosing legal counsel. Avvo gives each lawyer a rating, which is calculated based upon the individual’s years of experience, education, disciplinary history, board certification, industry recognition, and professional achievement. Attorney DeFabio achieved an impressive rating of 9.6 “Superb”, and is endorsed by a number of his fellow attorneys.

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is an invitation-only organization which is comprised of each state’s premier trial lawyers. The civil plaintiff and/or criminal trial lawyers chosen for membership must meet stringent qualifications. There is a multi-phase selection process which includes a combination of peer nominations and third-party research. Invitations are then extended only to the select few lawyers who are determined to be the most qualified in each state. Lawyers chosen for membership demonstrate superior qualifications of reputation, leadership, stature, and public profile. Attorney Joel DeFabio is honored to have been chosen as a member of this prestigious organization in 2013.

The Rodney Thaxton “Against All Odds” Award
Attorney DeFabio won the 2007 Rodney Thaxton “Against All Odds” Award, which is given by the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. This honor is awarded to a criminal defense attorney who has chosen to represent an especially difficult or unpopular client or cause, and while doing so, epitomizes the heart and spirit of criminal defense, which is the courage to stand apart as the last champion of Liberty.

A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau
Attorney Defabio’s firm, DeFabio, Beckham & Solis has been accredited by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) since 2011. The BBB assesses a number of factors before accrediting a business, including how long the business has been in operation, background information, and whether it holds to a good faith commitment to quickly resolve any client complaints. The BBB rates businesses on a scale of A+ to F, and DBS is proud to have achieved the highest rating possible.

Admitted to Practice in All Federal Courts in Florida

In addition to his awards and accolades, Joel DeFabio has also become fully established in the Florida legal community, and he is admitted to practice in the federal courts throughout the state, including:

  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida in 1981
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Trial Bar in 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida in 1989
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida in 2005
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit in 1989
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit in 1988

To learn more about our achievements and to receive a free case evaluation, contact our office now.

Don't Just Take Our Word For It

See Why Our Clients Highly Recommend Us
  • “Remarkable work ethic and superior legal knowledge.”

    Avvo Reviewer

  • “Thank you so much for giving a prompt legal solution to my case.”

    Past Client

  • “If you ever get into trouble in Miami Dade this is the guy to go to.”

    Past Client

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  1. Over 35 years of Experience
  2. Shaped the South Florida Criminal Justice System
  3. Winner of the Rodney Thaxton "Against All Odds" Award
  4. Defended Over 300 Federal Cases
  5. Most Effective Lawyer Nominee in 2008
  6. Has Earned 25 Distinguished Awards
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