Born in Chester, Pennsylvania, June 11, 1942
Admitted to bar, 1968, District of Columbia
1973, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
1975, Florida, U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Tax Court and U.S. Court
of Appeals, District of Columbia, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits.
Georgetown University (B.S.B.A., 1965)
American University (JD 1968). Phi Alpha Delta.
Member, Moot Court Trail Board.
Member, Stetson Law Society of Trial Advocacy.
"An Aid to the Tax Practitioner in the Limited World of Federal
Discovery," Prospective Juror Tax Information, Federal Bar Association,
Tampa Bar Chapter Newsletter, Summer 1990. Assistant U.S.
Attorney, 1973-1977; Chief Assistant U.S. Attorney, 1977-1978, Middle District of Florida.
Hillsborough County, St. Petersburg, Federal and American
The District of Columbia Bar; The Florida Bar (Member,
Sixth Judicial Grievance Committee "E")
The Association of Trial Lawyers
Hills County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Florida Academy of Trial Lawyers.
Civil and Criminal Tax Litigation
Federal and State White Collar Crimes.
Born in Tampa, Florida, August 18, 1956
Admitted to bar, 1983, Florida, U.S. District Court, Middle
District and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, U.S. Supreme
Court and U.S. Tax Court.
Florida State University (B.S. 1978)
Stetson University (J.D. 1982). Sigma Nu Phi.
Associate Editor, Stetson Law Review, 1982.
Member, Editorial Board, Florida Bar Journal, 1984 -1987.
Note, "I Hear You Knocking But You Can't Come In: The Home Arrest
Warrant Requirement," 10 Stetson Law Review 343, 1980; Note,
"A Forced Sale is a Forced Sale: The Second District Prohibits
Homestead Forfeiture," Florida Defender, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1991;
"The Purist View Prevails. Butterworth v. Caggiano Prohibits
Homestead Forfeiture," 22 Stetson Law Review 111 (1993).
Hillsborough County Bar Association (Member, Trial Lawyers Division)
The Florida Bar (Member, Trial Lawyer Section; Forfeiture Committee
Appellate Practice Section; Criminal Appellate Practice Committee)
Florida and Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense
Tampa Bay Federal Bar Association.
Caggiano vs. Butterworth, 583 So.2d 347 (Fla. 2d DCA, 1991)
Butterworth vs. Caggiano, 506 So.2d 56 (Fla. 1992) establishing
that Florida Constitution prohibits forfeiture of homestead
property, July 1992.
Federal and State Criminal Defense