Robert Reiff

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DUIDLA Involvement

Area Served

Miami-Dade & Broward (Ft. Lauderdale) Counties

Biography

Robert “Bobby” Reiff is a FLORIDA BAR BOARD CERTIFIED CRIMINAL TRIAL ATTORNEY who has offices located in MIAMI [Miami Tower, 100 S.E. 2nd Street, Suite 3400, Miami, Florida 33131] and FORT LAUDERDALE [214 S.E. 13th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316]. He is the author of FLORIDA DUI LAW, which is published by the LEXIS LAW PUBLISHING COMPANY and the previously published national DUI book, “DRUNK DRIVING AND RELATED VEHICULAR OFFENSES”, which was published by LEXIS for over twenty years. Bobby is a frequent lecturer and author on topics involving the defense of alcohol-related offenses both nationally and in Florida and he is the author of the DUI Notes column for the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ THE DEFENDER magazine. In a blind statistical study conducted by the MIAMI HERALD, Bobby received the number one rating as the most effective DUI advocate in South Florida. He was named DUI Defense Attorney of the Year 2019 in Florida by LUX LIFE MAGAZINE – BUSINESS LEGAL ELITE, and Bobby was the only DUI defense lawyer named a “Top Lawyer in South Florida” in that category from 2019-2024 in the SOUTH FLORIDA LEGAL GUIDE®. Bobby was also the only DUI/DWI lawyer named by BEST LAWYERS IN FLORIDA® for 2016 and 2018-2024. He has been named one of the BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA® continuously since 2001. In his spare time, Bobby is an avid competitive ice hockey player.

Education

Boston University School of Law 1980-1983 [Book Award Winner-Administrative Law] Ithaca College 1976-1980 [Cum Laude]

Litigation Experience

Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer

Instructional Experience

Hakuna Matata: The Basics of Field Sobriety Exercises & How to Fight Their Use in the Use in the DUI Prosecution DUI Prosecution Click Here In this program, Mr. Reiff discusses the different types of field sobriety exercises and how to fight them in a DUI case, as well as gives tips that will strengthen your case. Finding 12 Angry Men (Really 6, and Women are Included) – The Art of Jury Selection in DUI Cases Listen Here In this program, Mr. Reiff discusses the process for jury selections for DUI cases. DUI Jury Selection Watch Here In this program, Mr. Reiff provides both new and experienced DUI attorneys tips about strategies in picking a jury in “drunk driving” cases that will help you win your case. There are currently 38 reviews of this course. DUI Defense Basics Watch Here In this program, Mr. Reiff provides both new and experienced DUI attorneys tips about DUI defense and how to win a DUI case. There are currently 57 reviews of this course. Medication Misadventures Click Here For attorneys, there are several questions to explore and medical resources to browse when reviewing the details of a possible medication-related case. Attorneys can do their own investigation before considering a consult with a medical expert. There are currently 558 reviews of this course. Toxicology 101 for Attorneys Click Here This program will provide a broad overview of what attorneys need to know about the science of toxicology in order to effectively navigate their drugs and alcohol related cases. The course will cover the effects of alcohol as well as common street and prescription drugs on the body, the science of interpreting drug screens, how alcohol absorption can be delayed or increased, and the connection between drug levels and impairment. There are currently 2051 reviews of this course. Masters of DUI: DUI Serious Bodily Injury and Manslaughter Click Here Our seminar this year is presented virtually, in three parts over three sessions. Covering a thoughtful blend of law, science, and ethics, each segment promises the high standards of content and presentation that Masters of DUI is known for. The Science of Marijuana and Synthetic Cannabinoids: High-lights for Attorneys Click Here What is the science behind the marijuana breath testing device? What are synthetic cannabinoids and how do they compare with marijuana? These and other questions will be answered in this one-hour presentation, taught by toxicology expert Allison Muller and DUI attorney Robert Reiff. There are currently 438 reviews of this course. Winning the War of DUI Defense Click Here In this entertaining and practical program, veteran practitioner Robert Reiff will walk viewers through several hypothetical scenarios based on his 40 years of defending DUI cases. Attorneys will learn how to spot holes in forensic evidence, impeach law enforcement testimony, create a compelling narrative, and manage juries in DUI cases. There are currently 569 reviews of this course. Exposing the Myths of a DUI Case Click Here In this unique and interesting program, he will teach attorneys how to interpret DUI/DWI laws, analyze forensic evidence to identify flaws and weaknesses and expose the myths of a DUI/DWI case in court. There are currently 813 reviews of this course. Jury Selection in DUI Cases Click Here The topics that will be covered include an understanding of group dynamics and the science of identifying emergent leaders in a group. The program will review how to ask key questions, including attitudinal questions, finding out how alcohol has adversely impacted a juror's life, discussing the juror's own driving records, and ferreting out who really means it when they say they can be "fair and impartial." There are currently 1073 reviews of this course. Auditioning for Your Freedom: Combating the Field Sobriety Exercises in the DUI Prosecution in Florida Click Here Mr. Reiff identifies the importance of recognizing the abnormality of field sobriety exercises and the methods by which police officers incorrectly administer them. He also provides helpful strategies to cross examine arresting officers so as to emphasize the functioning of your client's mental faculties while minimizing any physical failures. Mr. Reiff concludes with additional preparation tips that will strengthen your case. There are currently 1189 reviews of this course. What Every Lawyer Should Know About DUI Defense in Florida (Audio Only) Click Here In this program, Mr. Reiff provides both the new and the experienced DUI attorney tips on how to win a DUI case. He will provide an overview of DUI case defense in both the administrative (driver's license) and criminal court forums for the state of Florida, as well as tools for using common sense concepts to make the case to all relevant parties. There are currently 363 reviews of this course. Lecture Reviews Auditioning for Your Freedom: Combating the Field Sobriety Exercises in the DUI Prosecution in Florida "Very informative." "Superb presentation." "Robert S. Reiff was great." "Practical. Excellent presentation." "If I ever have to audition for my freedom I'd choose this lawyer." "Loved the content and delivery would recommend the instructor to people who need a DUI attorney." "Mr. Reiff was excellent and his explanation of the material was very helpful as well as interesting!" "Fabulous!" "Excellent lecture." "Mr. Reiff is an excellent speaker. I enjoyed this course." "This was an awesome lecture. Thank you!" "Best. Course. Ever. Great suggestions on challenging FST in DUI. 10 out of 10 stars. Highly recommend." "One of the best DUI seminars I have ever taken." "I have taken this instructors courses before and I am never dissapointed. He delivers relevant, valuble information based on his lifetime of experience. I always gain something that I will use in my own cases." "Fantastic course! Great practical pointers on language and wording in court and important prep work and knowledge of the law and the history of DWI field sobriety tests made up by cops without scientific backing nor testing. All very important to know!!" What Every Lawyer Should Know About DUI Defense in Florida "Fantastic presentation!" "Very good." Jury Selection in DUI Cases "The program discussed all information about choosing jurors in a DUI case." "One of the best classes I have ever taken!" Exposing the Myths of a DUI Case "Great presenter." Winning the War of DUI Defense "Great course! Thanks!" "I learned about an area of the law that I was unaware of. Thank you!" "Absolutely FANTASTIC course! On point, great delivery, effective use of real world examples, and obviously based on a lifetime of successful practice. Thank you!" Toxicology 101 for Attorneys "Great course. Very clear and informative, and very relevant to my practice area." "Excellent!" "Good Seminar!" "This is probably the best CLE I've ever taken. Super useful topic. Presenter was OUTSTANDING. Explained difficult topics in a very simple and easy to understand way. A+ Absolutely wonderful." "Great information. clearly presented." Excellent and fascinating. We need more science-based courses." "Great course, very informative!" Informative, interesting, and well worth watching." "Smart presenter!" The Science of Marijuana and Synthetic Cannabinoids: High-lights for Attorneys "Great scientific info!" "Excellent program, one of the best I have ever taken." "Excellent presentation!" "I actually learned something." "Very interesting course material. Excellent speaker which made it easy to understand a very complicated subject."