She was recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2013, 2014 and 2016, an honor bestowed upon just 2% of all lawyers under the age of 40, and was named a "Top 10 Under 40" criminal lawyer by the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys in 2014. In 2018 she was selected among America's Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys and in 2019 she was named a "Top 40 Under 40" Criminal Defense Litigator by the National Trial Lawyers. She practices almost exclusively in federal court, focusing on white collar criminal defense and federal criminal appeals.
Ms. Fitz's distinctive legal accomplishments have been featured in nationally known publications and media outlets including Rolling Stone Magazine, Wired Magazine, CBS's 48 Hours Mystery and NBC's Nightly News. Outside of the courtroom, Ms. Fitz has appeared as a legal analyst for cable news networks, providing her insights and opinions on the Fox News Network, CNN, HLN, and MSNBC, and she appeared as a regular guest of truTV's In Session (formerly CourtTV) from 2009-2011.
Federal Bar Association, 2004 – present;National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2004 - present
United States v. Pruitt, 638 F.3d 763 (11th Cir. 2011)