Notable Cases

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The cases below and their outcomes are exemplary of those represented by Joe Rosenbaum.


Case: Second Degree Murder


Disposition: Not Guilty


Florida Keys, Monroe County, FL


Defendant charged with Second Degree Murder of killing her husband in the Florida Keys. Not Guilty by jury verdict.


Case: Conspiracy | Terrorism


Disposition: Not Guilty


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant indicted on charges of conspiracy to provide material support to a terrorist, and providing material support to a designated terrorist organization. Found not guilty by judgment of acquittal


Case: Sexual Battery


Disposition: Case Dismissed


Miami-Dade County, FL


Defendant charged with sexual battery with a weapon/causing serious injury, and sexual battery with a helpless victim. Case dismissed after State Attorney’s Office was provided with evidence exonerating client.


Case: Drug Manufacture, Possession, & Intent to Sell


Disposition: Case Dismissed


Miami-Dade County, FL


Defendant charged with cannabis manufacture/possession with intent to sell (grow house case). Case dismissed after judge granted the defendant’s motion to suppress evidence.


Case: Conspiracy & Fraud


Disposition: Not Guilty


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant indicted on charges of conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and conspiracy to commit money laundering. Found not guilty by judgment of acquittal.


Case: Conspiracy


Disposition: Not Guilty


US District Court, Southern District of FL


 Defendant charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in federal court. Not Guilty by jury verdict.


Case: Pharmaceutical Diversion


Disposition: Not Guilty


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant indicted on charges of pharmaceutical diversion involving the Internet. Found not guilty by judgment of acquittal.


Case: Conspiracy to Import Drugs


Disposition: Case Dismissed


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant indicted on charges of conspiracy to import 6.5 tons of cocaine. Case dismissed. 


Case: Conspiracy to Import Drugs


Disposition: Not Guilty


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant indicted in the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida for transporting 2.5 tons of cocaine on a 110-foot fishing vessel. Not guilty by judgment of acquittal.


Case: Money Laundering & Conspiracy


Disposition: Settled


US District Court, Southern District of FL


Defendant charged with Money Laundering and Conspiracy to Violate the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Specially Designated Narcotics Trafficker (SDNT) list. Client and his family were removed from the OFAC SDNT list and client released from Federal custody.


Case: Fraud


Disposition: Probation


Tallahassee, FL


 Defendant charged with $100,000,000 fraud. Settled for probation, no conviction.


Case: Aggravated Battery


Disposition: Probation


Miami-Dade County, FL


Defendant charged with aggravated battery on law enforcement officer. Settled for one year probation, no conviction.


Case: Death Penalty Appeal


Disposition: Sentence Vacated


Florida Supreme Court


Defendant saved from death row when Supreme Court of Florida ordered new sentencing.