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Michael W. Burnbaum has enjoyed a successful professional career in his boutique practice of law. He commenced his career as an Assistant District Attorney for Norfolk County, Massachusetts, prosecuting misdemeanor and felony matters in the District and Superior Courts. After completion of over one hundred trials to jury, he became effective in state litigation.
Thereafter, Michael Burnbaum was appointed Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, where he was assigned complex matters to investigate and prosecute on behalf of the US Department of Justice. He was quite successful in bringing high profile cases to trial during his six year tenure, building a reputation of fairness in the most complex of matters. He also pioneered in the developing law of asset forfeiture during the 1980′s, resulting in great benefit to his office.
His entry into private practice was highlighted with his representation of General Richard Collins, resulting in an acquittal which was published nationally as a major success, and applauded by his pears. After many trials in the criminal defense arena, Michael Burnbaum developed an interest in international business and cross border agreements with major firms in Europe and South America.
Today, Michael Burnbaum enjoys a successful boutique practice focusing upon white collar financial fraud allegations in the US and Europe. He has one daughter in her junior year at Boston University, and enjoys tennis, travel, and the delights of his home in New York. He has continued interest in charitable causes in the Jewish community, and has been recognized for personal and professional pursuits by his peers.