Charles M. Greene

Charles M. Greene

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Orlando, FL

Charles M. Greene, P.A.
 | 55 East Pine Street, Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 407-648-1700
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2014, 2017
Licensed Since: 1992
Education: Albany Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (50%),
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (30%),
  • Criminal Defense (20%)
Attorney Profile

Charles M. Greene is a Board Certified, AV-rated litigator/trial attorney who has practiced for more than 25 years and tried cases across the country in federal and state courts. He has been certied as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Florida Bar and as a Board Certified Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.  He handles both civil litigation and criminal defense. On the civil side, Mr. Greene represents many businesses and individuals in a broad spectrum of commercial matters, including shareholder disputes, breach of contract, agri-products, conversion, civil theft, unfair and deceptive trade practices, tortious interference, fraudulent transfers, and many commercial disputes involving alleged fraud. Mr. Greene also represents persons accused of federal and state crimes, particularly in white collar cases involving alleged RICO, fraud, tax, bank fraud, securities law violations, and persons facing a wide range of other felony and misdemeanor charges.  Mr. Greene is the former head of the Criminal Justice Act Panel for the District Courts for the Middle District of Florida, a member of the Committer overssing attorneys who practice criminal law in the Middle District of Florida, and the representative of the Middle District of Florida in nationwide meetings concerning the Criminal Justice Act and persons accused of federal crimes.  Mr. Greene has frequently appeared on local and national television shows and in other media concerning high profile cases in which he has been involved or otherwise asked for comment. 

About Charles Greene

Admitted: 1992, Florida

Professional Webpage: www.cmgpa.com/content/charles-m-greene

Honors and Awards:

  • Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Greene was hired under the Attorney General’s Honors Program and joined the United States Department of Justice, where he received an appointment as a United States Trial Attorney. As a U.S. Trial Attorney, Mr. Greene was responsible for a large docket of cases that stretched across the Northeast andMidwest.  Mr. Greene tried and won numerous cases before juries in seven states.  In 1991, he received the Justice Department’s Outstanding Trial Attorney Award., Outstanding Trial Attorney Award, Justice Department, 1991

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Florida Bar, New York Bar, Georgian Bar, all federal courts in State of Florida, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, United States Supreme Court.

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • This article describes the trial of a case involving a boundary dispute and a battle bewteen expert witness surveyors in which Charles Greene represented the prevailing party., Author, Follow My Footsteps, Attorney At Law Magazine, 2013
  • This article describes a case in which Mr. Greene defended a religous organization against various claims of misconduct.  Mr. Greene persuaded the court to dismiss the case by arguing that it fell within the ambit of the "ecclesiastical doctrine” and the religous freedom guaranteed by the First Amendment to the United States Constitution., Charles M. Greene, Author, The Election is Over, Published by Attorney-at-Law Magazine, 2012
  • This article is a supplement to Harold Dubroff's History of the United States Tax Court and summarizes statutory changes and Tax Court Rules changes that affect practice before the Tax Court., Author, Recenet Devellopments in Business and Procedures of the United States Tax Court, Albany Law Review, 1989

Educational Background:

  • J.D. cum laude from Albany Law School of Union University; cum laude; Justinian Honor Society B.A. State University of New York at Albany; summa cum laude

Industry Groups

  • Agriculture
  • Banking
  • Construction
  • Securities
  • Office Location for Charles M. Greene

    55 East Pine Street
    Orlando, FL 32801

     

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