Miami, FL/Press/December 12, 2017 – Bruce Lehr, Founding Partner of Lehr, Levi & Mendez, P.A. was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2017-2018 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
The accomplishments attained by Mr. Bruce Lehr in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into The Top Attorneys of North America.
Lehr Levi & Mendez, P.A. is a preeminent law firm that has been “AV” rated since 1993. The Miami based law firm conveniently serves clients in Miami, Florida and throughout the United States in a wide range of legal matters including , White Collar Crimes, Murder & Violent Crimes, Drug Trafficking & Money Laundering and Internet Sex Crimes, Securities & Mail Fraud and Medicare/Medicaid Fraud, Tax Evasion and Public Corruption.The attorneys of Lehr Levi & Mendez, P.A. pride themselves on attention to detail and uncompromising professional ethics. Our firm has the resources and experience to try virtually any type of criminal case and we utilize those resources to ensure that you are receiving the best legal representation possible.
Bruce Lehr, the firm’s founding partner, has more than 34 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney. He is a member of the Florida and New York State Bars and is admitted by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, then U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. His practice areas include criminal law (State and Federal). Mr. Lehr has handled hundreds of cases and is best known for his formidable trial skills and notable cases. From 1979 until 1983, Mr. Lehr was the Chief Prosecutor for the Dade County Courts and Senior Trial Attorney in the Narcotics Division of the Office of the State Attorney, 11th Judicial District, in Miami, Florida. From 1982 to 1983, he was appointed to become a member of the Florida Governor’s Task Force in Alcohol and Highway Safety. Mr. Lehr was also Chairman of the Attorney’s Division at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation from 1991 until 1993, and Chairman of the Anti‑Defamation League Washington Affairs Committee in 1993.
Mr. Lehr received his B.A., from the University of Miami his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law, and was the Editor in Chief, from the University of Miami Newspaper “The Hurricane”. He speaks French and Hebrew. He is a member of the Florida and New York State Bars, the Miami-Dade County Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Associations of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers.
Mr. Lehr holds the AV© Peer Review Rating from Martindale‑Hubbell , its highest rating for both ethics and legal ability. Since 2012, Mr. Lehr has continually been selected by his peers for inclusion in “Super Lawyers”, a rating service of outstanding lawyers in various practice areas who have attained a high‑degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Mr. Lehr has also been named Florida Trend’s “Florida Legal Elite” in 2009 and 2010. Florida Trend’s Legal Elite recognizes the top tier of attorneys practicing in Florida as chosen by their colleagues. He has received a 10 out of 10 “superb” legal rating on Avvo, a widely used guide in assessing a lawyer’s qualifications, and been chosen to serve as a panelist for the Miami-Dade County Bar Association on numerous topics, including prosecutorial misconduct and starting your own practice.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.