Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense & Personal Injury Attorneys

Fort Lauderdale Personal Injury Lawyers

Accidents and unexpected injuries put people in a different kind of trouble. Car crashes, work injuries, or slip-and-fall accidents all leave people in need of costly medical care while keeping them from making a living. One negligent person can completely upend your life by ruining you financially, ending your career, or damaging your lifelong health and mobility. When that happens, negligent people and their insurance companies need to be held accountable.

The Fort Lauderdale personal injury lawyers at Rudenberg & Glasser, P.A. also help our clients seek compensation for their medical costs, lost wages, diminished earning ability, and emotional anguish after serious accidents. If you're looking for someone to have your back against insurance companies or the people who hurt you, call us for a free consultation. Our clients pay nothing unless they win.

Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Lawyers

When people are facing serious charges in Fort Lauderdale, they call Rudenberg & Glasser, P.A. Our firm is led by two renowned criminal defense lawyers, each of whom has personally resolved thousands of criminal cases. Our firm is feared and respected within the Florida justice system. That allows us to leverage decades' worth of relationships with local judges, prosecutors, and courts to help our clients' cases get acquitted, dismissed, or reduced charges.

At Rudenberg & Glasser, P.A., we understand the impact criminal charges have on your life. Each of our clients gets personalized, one-on-one attention from their attorney to ease their anxieties and answer their questions. Having thorough counsel available at all hours ensures the best possible result while clients get the compassion they need during the most challenging time of their life.

Our Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers have over three decades of combined experience fighting for those facing criminal charges. Using knowledge and experience as the foundation of our criminal defense practice, our attorneys have developed the skills and tactics required to obtain the best possible results for clients. Rudenberg & Glasser has won results for thousands of clients across Florida. We're ready to fight for you too.

Exceptional Counsel Right At Your Fingertips

  • You will not find another law firm that is more passionate than us.
  • Clients continue to refer our firm to those who need legal help.
  • Our firm is both feared and respected in the legal community because of our tenacity.
  • We treat our clients as we would treat our own family members.
  • Our legal team is relentless, determined, and results-oriented.

Our Victories

  • Not Guilty, Acquitted at Trial Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon

    Outcome: Client was alleged to have used his vehicle to strike victim, and there was video of the incident which could have been interpreted to actually show the crime. The state was offering significant prison time before trial. By meticulous planning and strategic cross-examination to expose the motives and fabrications by the alleged victim, and an eyewitness in support of the alleged victim, Rudenberg & Glasser convinced a jury to acquit the client and avoid a mandatory long prison sentence.

  • Domestic Violence
    Outcome: Rudenberg & Glasser went to trial and were able to show during cross-examination that the alleged victim was the aggressor and that the client acted in self-defense. The jury returned a not guilty verdict almost immediately following trial.
  • Domestic Violence With 911 Call and Pictures
    Outcome: Rudenberg & Glasser took the case to trial after fleshing out inconsistencies in the alleged victim's account. The jury returned a verdict of not guilty and the client's unblemished record was preserved.
  • False Arrest

    Outcome: Attorney Glasser was able to show with video footage that his client did not commit the alleged offense and furthermore, the police officer who ordered his arrest was negligent in his investigation and improperly supervised.

    Read more about this story on the Sun Sentinel.

  • Probation Only Federal Conspiracy to Commit Mail & Wire Fraud

    Outcome: Through compelling sentencing memorandum and passionate oral argument, Rudenberg & Glasser were able to convince the federal court judge to sentence their client to treatment for substance abuse, and no incarceration, even though the client had a lengthy criminal history and the Government was seeking prison time.

  • Felony DUI: Client was in an Accident and Left the Scene
    Outcome: Rudenberg & Glasser filed a compelling motion to suppress evidence based on law enforcement's actions during the investigation. Rudenberg & Glasser were able to persuade the prosecutor prior to the motion to suppress hearing that the charge should be broken down from a felony to a misdemeanor and the client was offered probation instead of the previously sought prison sentence.
  • Final Injunction Hearing
    Outcome: Client desperately needed to avoid a final injunction on his record. Rudenberg & Glasser defended him at the hearing and proved that the Petitioner was not in fear for her safety. The judge dismissed the injunction.
  • First-Degree Misdemeanor: Resisting Police Officer Without Violence
    Outcome: Mr. Rudenberg presented evidence that the police officer’s version of events was not credible, and that accusations were made to justify excessive use of force by police officer. Jury returned a verdict of not guilty in less than five minutes.
  • First-Degree Misdemeanors: DUI & Possession of Cannabis
    Outcome: Mr. Rudenberg won a motion arguing the DUI checkpoint was conducted in violation of the Fourth Amendment, and the Judge entered an order suppressing all evidence. Case was dropped by the State, and client avoided a mandatory conviction for DUI, as well as mandatory fines and license suspensions.
  • $250,000 Pre-Trial Personal Injury

    Outcome: Client was injured by a malfunctioning door, requiring stitches and leaving a scar on client's knee. There were limited medical bills and no surgeries, but through extremely challenging and successful negotiations, Rudenberg & Glasser were able to secure a settlement of $250,000.

What Our Clients Are Saying

We go above and beyond to be there for clients to provide them with the best outcome possible.
  • “A great legal team”

    A. T.

  • “Their great efforts got us the most unexpected, but amazing outcome for what we were up against.”


  • “Outstanding”

    Jonathan mujica

  • “I Was Able to Have My Name Cleared”

    Domestic Violence Client

  • “Very professional very honest and reliable, cannot thank them enough.”

    D Gonzalez

  • “You were so very wonderful in court.”


  • “They Were There with Me Every Step of the Way”


  • “Proved to be the best legal team there is! They not only helped me avoid jail time, but got my probation terminated the same day!”

    Dallas B.

  • “Great results, compassionate service, and extremely professional.”


  • “I don’t usually post reviews but I had to make an exception in this case. Mike and everyone at the office were beyond helpful. Went to court twice once to find out my charges the last to find out everything was dropped. I couldn’t have asked for a more pro”


  • “Professional, Reliable and Supportive”


  • “Provided a High Level of Support & Skill”

    DUI Client

  • “They will give you honest, truthful, realistic counsel and they will fight hard for you; as they did for me.”


  • “It's nice to know that you actually cared and it didn't seem like this case was just another folder.”

    John J.

  • “If you live a lifetime, you will never meet a more sincere, heartfelt, loving, caring person than Mike Glasser.”


Meet Rudenberg and Glasser, P.A.

  • Eric Rudenberg
    Eric Rudenberg Partner
  • Michael Glasser
    Michael Glasser Partner
  • Eric Rudenberg Partner
    Eric Rudenberg

    Eric Rudenberg is a well-known attorney in Miami and Fort Lauderdale. He previously worked for one of the top 10 global law firms where he handled cases involving corporate bankruptcy and white collar crime. Prior to that, he was a public defender in Miami where he resolved more than 1,500 criminal cases. He also developed vital relationships with judges, clerks, prosecutors, and officers that he now leverages to get favorable results for his clients. That's why his clients put their trust in us. Read More

  • Michael Glasser Partner
    Michael Glasser

    Michael Glasser is a seasoned defender of the accused. As a public defender in Maryland and in the Fort Lauderdale region, he has resolved thousands of criminal cases. His strong relationships with judges, prosecutors, clerks, and court officials makes him an invaluable ally for anyone who has been charged with a crime. Now, as the founder of his own criminal defense practice, he utilizes years of experience to help his clients live better, freer lives. Read More

Protecting Your Legal Rights More Than 25 Years of Combined Experience

When people are facing the toughest legal battles of their lives, they turn to Rudenberg & Glasser.

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