LEE VIACAVA BIOLee Viacava’s journey with the law started at the University of Florida, where he received an academic scholarship and graduated with a B.A. in Criminal Justice. He then furthered his legal education at Thomas Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan, where he was awarded his Juris Docturate. At Thomas Cooley, Lee was elected to the Moot Court and Mock Trial Boards and awarded the presitgious Litigation Certificate of Achievement.
A native of Southwest Florida, Lee returned home following law school and tightened his focus on a career in criminal defense. Since then, he has represented clients on a variety of criminal cases ranging from simple misdemeanors to serious felonies carrying life sentences. Even after thousands of cases, Lee still takes the time to understand the needs of each and every client. That client-focused approach has created a culture of success at Viacava & Cantor, where we consistently achieve the best possible results for our clients.
As a lifelong Southwest Florida resident, Lee has cultivated deep relationships within the legal community. As a client, you’re also tapping into that network and experience, which can be an invaluable resource. Yes, we know the law, but we also know the community better than than our competitors. When you’re working with Viacava & Cantor, you truly are getting professionals with personal touch.
Mr. Viacava has been selected by The National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers. He has also been recognized as one of the top 100 DUI attorneys in southern Florida by The National Advocacy for DUI Defense. The American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys awarded Mr. Viacava as one of the “10 Best” DUI/DWI Law Attorneys for client satisfaction in Florida.
Reach out today to learn more about what Lee can do for you.
Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan: Juris Doctorate
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida: Bachelor of Arts in Criminology
Admitted to bar in state of Florida
United States District Court Middle District of Florida
LEADERSHIP, MEMBERSHIP & HONORS
- Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- American Bar Association – Personal Injury Trial Lawyer Division
- Florida Bar – Trial Lawyers Section
- Lee County Bar Association
- Collier County Bar Association
- The Florida Bar