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Florida defense attorney talks about defending the rights of Treasure Coast residents (and other Floridians), answers various DUI and criminal law questions and talks (sometimes with colleagues) about winning so-called "cases that can't be won".

Florida defense attorney talks about defending the rights of Treasure Coast residents (and other Floridians), answers various DUI and criminal law questions and talks (sometimes with colleagues) about winning so-called "cases that can't be won".

Location:

United States

Description:

Florida defense attorney talks about defending the rights of Treasure Coast residents (and other Floridians), answers various DUI and criminal law questions and talks (sometimes with colleagues) about winning so-called "cases that can't be won".

Language:

English

Contact:

619-886-7444


Episodes

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Meet the Team

6/14/2021
Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Kessler talks about his firm - who the different players are and what they're ready to do for you!

Duration:00:07:42

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Remembering F. Lee Bailey

6/7/2021
Criminal defense attorney Michael Kessler reflects on the passing of F. Lee Bailey, who was an inspiration to him (as well as a teacher, and so much more).

Duration:00:08:08

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - On Being A County Court Judge (with Cliff Barnes)

5/10/2021
Attorney Michael Kessler talked to his friend and fellow defense attorney Cliff Barnes about his experience as a County Court Judge in Florida.

Duration:00:11:20

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - You Can't Count On Prosecutors To Do The Right Thing

5/3/2021
Attorney Michael Kessler talks about prosecutors, and why you can't always count on them to do the right thing.

Duration:00:09:53

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Jury Trials in the COVID Age

4/26/2021
Attorney Michael Kessler gives an update on jury selection and jury trials while Florida courthouses continue to deal with COVID.

Duration:00:04:53

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Trials of the Century

4/21/2021
While awaiting the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial, attorney Michael Kessler talked about some of the cases that have been dubbed "trials of the century".

Duration:00:04:39

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Self Defense

4/12/2021
In this episode of the Kessler Law Firm podcast, criminal defense attorneys Michael Kessler and Cliff Barnes talk about self defense, and how it can be used successfully, and not so successfully, in trials.

Duration:00:23:23

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - I've Been Everwhere, Man

4/5/2021
Criminal defense attorney Michael Kessler says, "People ask me, 'Do you limit your practice to the courthouses in your neighborhood? Do you stay in Fort Pierce or do you go all over?'” I have briefcase, will travel. I love taking my show on the road.

Duration:00:10:32

Post Conviction Relief

3/29/2021
Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Kessler talks about Post Conviction Relief - what it is, how it works and how to get it.

Duration:00:12:55

Right To A Speedy Trial

3/22/2021
Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Kessler talks about your right to a speedy trial - what it is (and isn't), how it works and why it's been suspended in Florida!

Duration:00:11:24

Navigating Florida's Legal System

3/14/2021
In this week's podcast, Michael Kessler helps you navigate Florida's Legal System. He tells you what you can expect every step of the way, from the point of arrest and arraignment all the way through jury selection and the start of the trial!

Duration:00:29:41

Some Things You Should Know About DUI In Florida

3/8/2021
More people are wrongly accused of DUI every year than every other crime on the books. In today's podcast, I'm going to talk about the reasons why that happens, and what you should know about getting arrested for DUI in Florida.

Duration:00:06:10

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Another Case That Couldn't Be Won

3/1/2021
Recently, we’ve talked about cases that we’ve been told “could not be won”. Let me tell you a story about a case that I told the prosecutor she could not win. The case ended up going to trial and I was right. She could not win.

Duration:00:07:33

Oreos and Fried Chicken (with Attorney Cliff Barnes)

2/20/2021
We’ve been handling some fairly serious subjects lately, so my good friend Cliff Barnes and I thought we’d talk about a couple of our cases that were the most fun.

Duration:00:14:20

The Myth of the Public Defender

2/11/2021
I have people frequently come to see me that either have a Public Defender or are considering a Public Defender, and they want to air their grievances. They’ll tell me, “The Public Defender just works for the State.” Or they’ll say, “The Public Defender doesn’t care about my case, or doesn’t care about me.” Those things are not true. In this podcast, I'll set the record straight.

Duration:00:04:52

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Formal Review Hearings (with guest Joe Mancini)

2/8/2021
One of the main focuses on our work at the Kessler Law Firm is DUI defense. On this podcast, I thought I’d take some time to talk about Formal Review Hearings (some people call Refusal Hearings). For this conversation, I’ll be talking to my good friend Joe Mancini. Joe was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1983, after spending time practicing law in Kentucky. In years passed, he did a lot of these drivers license Formal Review Hearings. A lot of lawyers tell their clients those hearings...

Duration:00:09:31

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Winning Cases That Can't Be Won (with guest Attorney Cliff Barnes)

2/1/2021
I hear from lots of people, sometimes even lawyers, that criminal cases can’t be won. I’ve found that, most of the time, that’s not true. To further explore this, I talked to my good friend and fellow criminal defense attorney Cliff Barnes. Cliff’s been a lawyer in Florida since 1981. He’s tried everything from littering through capital homicide cases, and he also spent some time as one of our county judges.

Duration:00:18:20

Kessler Law Firm Podcast - Cases That Can't Be Won

1/27/2021
People frequently come to me for help after someone else has told them, “This case can’t be won.” I like to talk about “cases that can’t be won” that we’ve won.

Duration:00:10:00