City of Residence: Davie
Occupation: Criminal Defense Attorney
Spouse: Georgia Gottlieb of New Jersey
Child(ren): Maya, Ethan
Education: George Washington University, BA, Political Science, 1990; Nova Southeastern University, JD, 1993
Born: November 15, 1968, Hollywood, FL
History: Mr. Gottlieb graduated from George Washington University in 1990, where he obtained a degree in Political Science. He then went home to South Florida, where he attended Nova University Law School, now Nova Southeastern University. In 1993, he became an Assistant Broward County Public Defender. In 1999, he opened his own law practice and continues there today practicing criminal defense in State and Federal courts.
Recreational Interest: boating, fishing, running, spending time with family
Elected to the Florida House of Representatives in 2018, reelected subsequently
Other Public Services
Mr. Gottlieb and his family routinely participate with many charitable organizations, including the South Florida Chapter of the MS Society, Debbie's Dream Foundation Curing Stomach Cancer, Jorge Nation Foundation, The Epilepsy Foundation of Florida, TKAE charity events among others. Mr. Gottlieb is also active in Jewish Federation.
Michael Gottlieb is a lawyer who has practiced in the field of Criminal Defense for 25 years. He has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and is Super Lawyers rated as well. Mr. Gottlieb hopes to use his strength as a lawyer and to help ensure clarity and precision in laws that are passed while he is in the legislature.