Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Lawyer Brian S. Leifert is proud to serve as one of the experienced and dedicated criminal defense lawyers at the Law Offices of Leifert & Leifert, a partnership of former prosecutors – striving to offer the best criminal defense possible. In practice since 1992, Mr. Leifert has handled tens of thousands of Fort Lauderdale Criminal and Traffic cases, ranging from Trafficking in Drugs, Felonies, Misdemeanors, DUI’s, Shoplifting, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, to Traffic Tickets, first as a Prosecutor in Fort Lauderdale and now a Criminal Defense Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Mr. Leifert regularly appears in all of the Courthouses in Broward County and is well respected by the Judiciary, Prosecutors, Law Enforcement and his colleagues. He has conducted many Jury Trials and has obtained excellent results for his clients. Moreover, he has no disciplinary record with the Florida Bar and has not had a complaint sustained by anyone about his services in this time period.
After obtaining his undergraduate degree from the Emory University, Brian pursued his law degree at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. During law school, he was heavily involved in Moot Court Society and Law Review, he received the Shepard Broad Scholar Award, and he went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude.
Brian began his legal career as a prosecutor at the State Attorney’s Office in Broward County, Fort Lauderdale where he served as a felony prosecutor and a misdemeanor prosecutor, before eventually turning to a career in criminal defense law.
To Leifert & Leifert, and to our Fort Lauderdale area clients, Brian brings both unmatched legal experience and a unique perspective gained from years of handling legal matters both as a prosecutor and later as a criminal defense attorney. Additionally, Brian brings with him the stellar and top reputation that years of successful legal work have earned him. He is familiar with the local justice system and the system is familiar with him – local prosecutors and judges alike know who Brian is and they know – based on past experiences – that Brian works diligently and aggressively to best advocate on behalf of his clients while offering the best possible defense at an affordable cost. Realizing that his clients, although they have found themselves in unfortunate situations, are not bad people, Brian dedicates his career to ensuring that individuals’ futures are not jeopardized because of past mistakes and/or misunderstandings.
Below is just a sample of some of the reviews, kind words, praise and thanks received from Leifert and Leifert clients over our (Douglas I. Leifert and Brian S. Leifert) many years of practice and service. Prospective clients may not obtain the same or similar results.