ALBERT M. BEHZADI
As a former prosecutor, Albert Maradona Behzadi has the experience and passion to zealously defend, advise and protect the constitutional rights of his clients. From the initial consultation and throughout the representation until the case is closed, Albert is a champion for justice.
Before embarking on a career as a criminal defense attorney, Albert gained valuable experience as an Assistant State Attorney (ASA), in both the 9th Judicial Circuit and in the 18th Judicial Circuit. As an ASA, Albert served an active leadership role in the courtroom, managing high caseloads, litigating complex legal issues, meticulously preparing for trial, conducting extensive legal research, and ultimately successfully winning many cases. Albert has practiced before numerous judges across all of Florida. Throughout his time as an ASA, Albert was able to maintain an excellent working relationship with defense attorneys, while tenaciously negotiating the best outcome for the victim, the State and the accused. He is a strong believer in rehabilitative programs for those who qualify.
After the State Attorney’s Office Albert ran his own law firm for over 2 years in which he took on Criminal Defense clients and Personal Injury Case matters. He vigorously defended clients’ rights from Punishable by Life first degree Felonies, Misdemeanors, DUIs and juvenile type offenses.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Albert earned his B.S. degree in Sports Management and his M.B.A. degree in International Business from Florida Southern College. After receiving his M.B.A, Albert attended law school and graduated from Barry University School of Law, where he graduated with honors. While studying law at Barry University, Albert received book awards for earning the highest grades in two of his courses. While in law school, Albert worked at Morgan & Morgan in the intake department, where he also gained valuable experience. Albert is passionate about defending his clients and ensuring that they receive personalized and effective representation.
Outside of the courtroom, Albert is an avid sports fan, having played soccer himself throughout high school and college. His love of soccer continues through his coaching of youth soccer. Albert’s family values of working hard and striving for excellence are deeply rooted. His love of family extends also to all animals and he is devoted to his shibu/corgi Tori.
Albert’s years of well-rounded experience and knowledge of the law and the Florida legal system, can be an important and determinative factor in your criminal case. If you seek an attorney who will zealously defend you against the smallest to the most serious of criminal charges or personal injury claims, you should call 407-299-8589 for a consultation.