Attorney Bennett R. Ford III, Associate
Skilled & Knowledgeable Criminal Defense Representation
Location: Orlando, Florida
Phone: (407) 901-5852
Fax: (407) 849-1321
Experience & Background
Bennett R. Ford III, is a second generation Florida attorney. This Orlando
criminal defense lawyer is an associate with The Law Offices of Mark L.
Horwitz P.A., and regularly handles a variety of criminal and civil cases
in county, state and federal court. He represents clients with charges
ranging from misdemeanor battery, DUI, petit theft and drug offenses,
to serious felony charges including sex offenses, grand theft, drug trafficking
and cases involving firearms. He also defends white-collar crime cases
such as insurance and mortgage fraud, as well as SEC violations.
Bennett has been admitted to the Florida Bar, and the U.S. District Court
for the Middle District of Florida. He is also a member of the Central
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Orange County
Bar Association. After graduating from law school, he worked as an Assistant
Public Defender with the Office of the Public Defender where he handled
both misdemeanor and felony cases. That exposure to such a numerous and
diverse case load has provided him with a wealth of knowledge and experience,
and helped him to develop a close working relationship with those in the
Central Florida court system.
After college, Ford worked as a private investigator, working on criminal
cases. He then attended law school at Florida State University College
of Law (FSU), and graduated with his Juris Doctorate degree. While attending
FSU, he participated in the Children's Advocacy Center clinic, assisting
children and their parents with criminal and civil legal cases. In addition,
he clerked with an insurance defense law firm.
Ford was born and raised in Titusville, Florida . He attended the University
of Central Florida (UCF) and graduated with a BA degree. While attending
UCF he was heavily involved in a variety of campus activities, including
Student Government, writing for the school paper, and numerous honor societies
and organizations. There, he developed a strong connection with the Central
Florida community and the University. He regularly volunteers his time
working with student organizations and often represents college and high
school students in legal matters.
Bennett Ford takes pride in devoting the time and care necessary to achieve
the best possible result for each client. For that reason, he has earned
the respect and trust of his clients and of those in the legal community.
Call us today at (407) 901-5852 to schedule your free consultation. Our Orlando criminal defense attorneys have the skill to represent you
with aggressive tenacity.