Prior to opening his practice specializing in criminal defense
, Mr. Hernandez
was a State prosecutor for the 13th Judicial Circuit in Florida for six years. He has handled every type of criminal case, including homicide, robbery, sexual battery, narcotics trafficking, and white collar crimes. He was admitted to the Florida bar in 1977.
In addition, Mr. Hernandez is one of only a few private attorneys qualified to be appointed by the courts to handle capital murder cases. Additionally, he received a Top Secret FBI clearance in order to handle sensitive espionage cases in the Middle District of Florida.