William Tunkey is one of the founding partners and the managing partner of this unique Miami based criminal defense law firm of Robbins, Tunkey, Ross, Amsel, Raben & Waxman, P.A.
For the past three decades as a criminal defense attorney, William R. Tunkey has repeatedly won acquittals and dismissals of the most serious criminal charges in literally hundreds of cases. He has obtained these successful outcomes in every type of criminal case, including white collar fraud, medicare and medicaid fraud, drug conspiracies, racketeering and violent crimes such as homicide, murder, robbery or rape.
Consistently throughout his career, William Tunkey has achieved favorable results including the acquittal of all eight defendants in a highly publicized drug racketeering indictment in Key West known as the Bubba Bust; the dramatic acquittal of a man being accused of being the notorious Lost Dog Rapist; and, together with partner, Benjamin S. Waxman, the setting aside of a life sentence where, today, their client is happily reunited with his family.
He’s been voted by his peers as one of South Florida’s top lawyers and is a distinguished member of numerous legal associations as well as being admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of the State of Florida, the United States Supreme Court, four different Circuit Courts of Appeal of the United States as well as the Southern District, Middle District and United States Tax Courts. He has also been permitted to practice in multiple other states, in both their state and federal courts.
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Fourth Floor Miami,
Dade County: (305) 858-9550
Broward County: (954) 522-6244
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