Tad A. Yates

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Attorney Awards


Phi Beta Kappa; Florida Blue Key; Recipient: Orange County Bar Association's Young Lawyer Professionalism Award (2004); Florida Super Lawyer "Rising Star" (2009); Florida Super Lawyer (2010, 2011, 2012); Graduate, Leadership Orlando (2002); Florida Trend's Legal Elite (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012).

Florida Bar Foundation, Fellow.

Areas of Practice (57)

  • Criminal Law
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Capital Offenses
  • Civil Forfeiture
  • Crime Victims
  • Compensation
  • Criminal Antitrust
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Defense
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Prosecution
  • Death Penalty
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Driving License Suspension
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Expungements
  • Extortion
  • Extradition
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Forensic DNA
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Forensic Science
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Hit and Run
  • Homicide
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Extradition
  • Mail Fraud
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Money Laundering
  • Murder
  • Parole and Probation
  • Post-Conviction Remedies
  • Search and Seizure
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Victims Rights
  • Weapons Charges
  • Wire Fraud
  • Wiretapping

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
407-901-4621  Phone
407-608-7777  Phone
407-608-7778  Fax
University Attended:
University of Florida, B.A., Criminal Justice, 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Florida, J.D., 1994
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1994, Florida
Orange County Bar Association (President, 2008-2009; Vice President, 2007-2008; Executive Council Member, 2004-2010); Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (Chair, 2012 —; appointed by Governor in 2011); Board of Trustees of the Legal Aid Society of the OCBA (President, 2011-2012; President-Elect, 2010-2011; Secretary, 2007-2008); Florida Bar Criminal Procedure Rules Committee (Member, 2010 —); Ninth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee (Chair, 2012- present); The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; The Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; First Central Florida Inns of Court #123 (Member, Board of Directors, 1998-2006); Central Florida Gator Club (Member, Board of Directors, 2003-2005); Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Rhinebeck, New York, October 14, 1969
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

Orlando, Florida

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