Welcome to the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Inc., the only statewide organization in Florida dedicated solely to the criminal defense attorney. FACDL is a not-for-profit corporation formed exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes, and affiliated with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. View our Member BenefitsMission Statement & Founding Purposes, Policy Manual and Bylaws.


FACDL has customized an array of services to provide the training, contacts, resources and information you need in your profession. As a member you will have the opportunity to broaden your network and seek
professional recognition.


Latest News

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FACDL's Law & Technology Seminar is now open for online registrations. Save the date, January 27, 2017 at the Holiday Inn, Orlando Disney Springs. This seminar will cover everything you need to know about computer forensics, cell phone technology and much more. You won't want to miss this!
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"FACDL Board member Lee Lockett participated in the investiture of Judge Steven Whittington as a circuit court judge in the Fourth Judicial Circuit. NEFACDL was proud to recognize Judge Whitington's appointment to the bench with a small token of our esteem"
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"The Court today holds that the discovery of a warrant for an unpaid parking ticket will forgive a police officer’s violation of your FourthAmendment rights. Do not be soothed by the opinion’s technical language: This case allows the police to stop you on the street, demand your identification, and

Upcoming Events

August 2016
Wednesday, August 10 - Saturday, August 13, 2016
The Breakers Resort in West Palm Beach

September 2016
Friday, September 16 - Friday, September 16, 2016
Hilton Orlando, Lake Buena Vista

January 2017
Friday, January 27 - Friday, January 27, 2017
Holiday Inn, Orlando Disney Springs

March 2017
Wednesday, March 15 - Friday, March 17, 2017
Renaissance Orlando, Airport Hotel
April 2017
Thursday, April 20 - Friday, April 21, 2017
Tampa Marriott Westshore, Tampa
June 2017
Thursday, June 8 - Sunday, June 11, 2017
Eau Palm Beach, Manalapan

June 2018
Thursday, June 7 - Sunday, June 10, 2018
Eden Roc Resort, Miami Beach


FACDL holds 4-6 seminars each year with 150-300 attendees
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