Michael Andrew Rodriguez

Michael Andrew Rodriguez

Orlando, Florida
Michael Rodriguez has been a life-long resident of Central Florida and  considers it a duty to protect Florida citizens in any way he can. He began his  career defending those in need as an Intern with Robert Wesley and the 9th  Judicial Circuit assisting the Public Defender’s Office in 2014. After full admission  to the Florida Bar in 2015, Michael Rodriguez continued his advocacy as an  Assistant Public Defender before joining the firm in 2019. He has experience  litigating cases ranging from Civil and Criminal Traffic Citations to First and  Second Degree Felonies.
Michael Rodriguez graduated from Florida State University with a B.A. in  Philosophy and continued his education at Barry School of Law in Orlando  where he focused on criminal law advocacy and litigation. Michael Rodriguez  enjoys fighting for his client’s rights and is proud to be able to serve members of  his own community. 

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2015


  • Barry University School of Law, Orlando, Florida
    • J.D.
  • Florida State University
    • Major: Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers , Member, 2015 - 2019
  • Orange County Bar Association, Member, 2016 - 2019

Past Employment Positions

  • Office of the Public Defender 9th Judicial Circuit, Assistant Public Defender, 2015 - 2019


  • English