MEDIA CENTER

All clients and cases are strictly confidential and the media is avoided unless we can use it to the client’s strategic advantage.

UNMATCHED LEGAL ABILITY

Kenneth Padowitz, a Fort Lauderdale Criminal Defense Attorney, is frequently called upon by the news media for opinions and discussion on various legal issues being debated in the country and our community.

NATIONAL RECOGNITION

Kenneth Padowitz has never paid for or used a publicist to appear on Television. Rather, he is frequently sought after nationally for his legal knowledge, trial communication and media skills.

Ken Padowitz on Nancy Grace

Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz, appearing on CNN HLN Nancy Grace, discusses the Arizona Murder case of Defendant Jodi Arias.

“Wrestling Defense” Murder trial

The tragic murder case of 12-year-old Lionel Tate and his infamous “Wrestling Defense”. Padowitz’s winning trial strategy and skill are on full display in this gripping video.

Ken Padowitz slams the Defense opening “knock-knock” joke

Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz slams the Defense opening “knock-knock” joke in the Trayvon Martin – George Zimmerman Murder Trial. The new Gold Standard in what not to do during an opening statement in a murder trial.

RESULT DRIVEN REPRESENTATION

Kenneth Padowitz has been a lawyer for over thirty years and has tried over 300 jury trials and 35 first-degree murder trials.

Padowitz has spoken on and been quoted by National Public Radio, has frequently been featured for his legal expertise on the Fox News Channel, and appeared in such publications as National Trial Lawyers Magazine, People Magazine, Rosie Magazine, Maclean’s magazine, Multimedia World, The Prosecutor Magazine, Readers Digest, and on the front page of The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Miami Herald and Sun-Sentinel, among many other magazines and news sources.

STRATEGIC CRIMINAL DEFENSE

Ken Padowitz has been a featured guest speaker on numerous television shows, including: 20/20 with Barbra Walters, ABC-Good Morning America, Larry King Live, The O’Riley Factor, CNN News and Headline News, CNN-The Morning Show, NBC-The Today Show, The John Walsh Show, Montell Williams, Phil Donohue, Wolf Blitzer Reports, MSNBC News, Burden of Proof, Hannity & Colmes, Gretta Van Susterns’ ‘The Point’, Court T.V., Forensic Files, American Justice, The Mitch Album Show, PoliticsNation, Fox News, and BET.

ken padowitz on national media
  • Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Condemns Defense Opening Statement in Travon Martin Trial
    Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Condemns Defense Opening Statement in Travon Martin Trial Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz slams the Defense opening "knock-knock" joke in the Trayvon Martin - George Zimmerman Murder Trial. The new Gold Standard in what not to do in an opening statement in a murder trial.
  • Attorney Ken Padowitz on Zimmerman New Arrest for Aggravated Assault
    Attorney Ken Padowitz on Zimmerman New Arrest for Aggravated Assault Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz reflects on the seriousness of George Zimmerman's new Domestic Violence arrest for Aggravated Assault. A 3 year prison stint is what Zimmerman is facing in the newest installment of a downward spiral.
  • Ken Padowitz on MSNBC Politics Nation
    Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz discusses the Trayvon Martin - George Zimmerman Murder Trial and Opening Statements.
  • Ken Padowitz on NANCY GRACE
    Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz, appearing on CNN Nancy Grace,discusses the Arizona Murder case of Defendant Jodi Arias in Arizona.
  • Ken Padowitz - Good Morning America - Lionel Tate Case
    Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz talks with Charlie Gibson on ABC Good Morning America about the terrible beating death of little six year old Tiffany Euinch and the tragedy of twelve year old juvenile Defendant Lionel Tate being prosecuted as an adult.
  • Ken Padowitz on Nancy Grace - Slams Prosecutor
    Ken Padowitz on Nancy Grace - Slams Prosecutor for Grand Jury Presentation Appearing on CNN Nancy Grace, slams Texas Top Prosecutor for planning to present to Grand Jury case of Father who punches man for sexually assaulting his daughter and the sexual predator dies.
  • MSNBC Politics Nation - Zimmerman Bond Revoked
    Ken Padowitz - MSNBC Politics Nation - Zimmerman Bond Revoked Ken Padowitz, discusses the Bond Revocation of George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin case where he opines credibility is paramount and has been potentially tarnished.
  • Ken Padowitz - Politics Nation - Stand Your Ground Law
    Ken Padowitz - MSNBC Politics Nation - Stand Your Ground Law Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz discusses the Stand Your Ground Law and Minimum Mandatory Prison Sentencing and how the application of these laws can create injustice in the Court System.
  • Ken Padowitz - Nancy Grace - 6 Year Old Missing
    Ken Padowitz - Nancy Grace - 6 Year Old Missing Former Homicide Prosecutor and Adjunct Law Professor Ken Padowitz discusses case of six year old child's disappearance and her parents lack of public exposure.
  • Ken Padowitz - Trayvon Martin Case
    Ken Padowitz - Miami NBC 6 Local Coverage of Trayvon Martin Case Padowitz discusses with Local Miami NBC 6 News, 2nd Degree Murder Charge, using Florida Stand Your Ground Law and how it applies in the Martin Case.
  • Ken Padowitz - Ministers of Justice
    Ken Padowitz - Prosecutors as Ministers of Justice Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor Ken Padowitz discusses the Trayvon Martin case and that Prosecutors should aspire to be Ministers of Justice.
  • Ken Padowitz - Politics Nation
    Ken Padowitz - Politics Nation Former Florida Homicide Prosecutor and Adjunct Law Professor Ken Padowitz discusses the Travon Martin shooting case on Politics Nation on MSNBC.