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Registred for fifty two years

Law Office: Neal R. Sonnett

Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of Florida, 1967-1972. Chief, Criminal Division, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida, 1971-1972. Special Assistant United States Attorney: Middle District of Florida, 1969; District of Puerto Rico, 1969. Partner legal professional: Bierman, Sonnett, Shohat & Sale, P.A., Miami, FL, 1972-1987; Sonnett Sale & Kuehne, P.A., Miami, FL, 1987-1993; Neal R. Sonnett, P.A., Miami, FL, 1993—. Lecturer in Law, Immigration and Nationality, 1976-1982. Adjunct Professor of Law, Advanced Federal Criminal Procedure, University of Miami School of Law, 1983-1988. Listed: Best Lawyers In America (Criminal Defense), 1983—; Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2011; AVVO-Popular…
Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of Florida, 1967-1972. Chief, Criminal Division, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida, 1971-1972. Special Assistant United States Attorney: Middle District of Florida, 1969; District of Puerto Rico, 1969. Partner lawyer: Bierman, Sonnett, Shohat & Sale, P.A., Miami, FL, 1972-1987; Sonnett Sale & Kuehne, P.A., Miami, FL, 1987-1993; Neal R. Sonnett, P.A., Miami, FL, 1993—. Lecturer in Law, Immigration and Nationality, 1976-1982. Adjunct Professor of Law, Advanced Federal Criminal Procedure, University of Miami School of Law, 1983-1988. Listed: Best Lawyers In America (Criminal Defense), 1983—; Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2011; AVVO-Popular 10.0 (Superb); Leading Lawyers for Business (White Collar Crime), Chambers and Partner legal professionals, 2004-2010; International Who's Who of Business Lawyers (Business Crime), 2003-2010; Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend Magazine, 2006-2011. "one hundred Most Influential Lawyers In America," The National Law Journal, 1988, 1991, 1994; Nation's Most White Collar Experts, The National Law Journal, 1991; Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, . Recipient: ABA John H. Pickering Award of Achievement, 2008; University of Miami School of Law Alumnus of Distinction Award, 2007; Fellows of the American Bar Foundation Outstanding Service Award, 2007; Florida Bar Criminal Law Section Selig Goldin Memorial Award, 2005; ACLU of Greater Miami Stanley Milledge Award, 2005; Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers-Miami Founder's Award, 2005; ABA Criminal Justice Section Charles R. English Memorial Award, 2001; Stetson College of Law Wm. Reece Smith Award for Public Service, 1997; Anti-Defamation League Jurisprudence Award, 1993; Florida Bar Foundation Medal Of Honor for Dedicated Service In Improving The Administration Of Justice, 1989; NACDL Robert Heeney Memorial Award for Service, 1989. President, University of Miami Law Alumni Association, 1978-1979. Board of Advisors, UM School of Law Center for Ethics and Public Service, 2006—; ALI-ABA Criminal Law Advisory Panel, 2006-2007; Editorial Advisory Board, National Law Journal, 2004—; Editorial Board Of Advisors, Money Laundering Alert, 2002—2008; Advisory Board, National Criminal Justice Trial Advocacy Competition, 1990—. Vice-Chair, Florida Regional Board, Anti- Defamation League, 1996-2007. Chair, Dade County Independent Review Panel, 1981-1984.
Neal R. Sonnett, P.A.

Practise Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Post Conviction Remedies
  • International Extradition
  • Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Law Firm Position

Founder and Managing Partner lawyer

Admission Info

Admitted in 1967, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, consisting of Federal Trial Bar
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
1972, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
1984, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
1967, Florida
1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
2008, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
1971, U.S. Supreme Court

Start at the Faculty of Law
University of Miami

Class of 1967
J.D.

University Attended

University of Miami
Class of 1964
A.B.

Associations & Memberships
American Bar Association (Member, Board of Governors, 2010-
House of Delegates, 1986—
Chair, Section of Individual Rights and Responsibilities, 2008-2009
Chair, Criminal Justice Section, 1992-1993
Criminal Justice Section Delegate, 1996—2010
Chair, Standing Committee on Governmental Affairs, 2005-2008
Member, ABA Nominating Committee, 2006-2009
Steering Committee of Nominating Committee, 2007-2009
Chair, ABA Task Force on Presidential Signing Statements and the Separation of Powers Doctrine, 2006-2008
Chair, ABA Task Force on Domestic Surveillance within the Fight Against Terrorism, 2006—2008
Chair, ABA Task Force on Treatment of Enemy Combatants, 2002—2010
Observer for Guantanamo Military Commission trials, 2004—
Member, ABA High Profile Trial Resource Team, 1995-1999)
President, American Judicature Society, 2006-2007
President, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1989-1990)
President, The Florida Bar Foundation, 1997-1998)
Association of Immigration and Nationality Lawyers (Member, National Board of Governors, 1975-1977
President, South Florida Chapter, 1975-1976)
Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association (President, 1984-1985)
President, Dade County Bar Association, 1983-1984
ABA Delegate, 1986-1990
President, Foundation For Criminal Justice, 2001-2005
President, Federal Bar Association South Florida Chapter, 1971-1972
The Florida Bar (Delegate, ABA House of Delegates, 1991-1993)
National Conference of Bar Presidents (Executive Council, 1987-1990)
President, National Caucus of Metropolitan Bar Leaders, 1985-1986)
President, Spellman-Hoeveler American Inn of Court, 2000-2002)
Member: International Bar Association
American Society of International Law
Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers
American Association of Jewish Attorneys / Lawyers and Jurists
Florida Association For Women Lawyers.
Bar Fellowship
The Fellows of the American Bar Foundation (Life Fellow).

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Twenty Sixth Floor, One Biscayne TowerTwo South Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, FL  33131-1804
U.S.A.
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