Mr. Strems worked as a trial lawyer in the Miami Dade County Public Defenders Office as well as the Alachua County Public Defenders Office. He has defended thousands of criminal cases and over 1000 DUIs and has experience in both jury trials and bench trials. He understands all clients deserve personal attention and strives to keep his clients well informed throughout every stage of the litigation process. Mr. Strems has used the skills gained in prosecuting and defending criminal cases, to protect the right of the citizens of Florida in the civil arena.
Mr. Strems earned his Juris Doctor at the University of Miami, where he concentrated in the areas of litigation and trial advocacy. While in law school, he gained invaluable experience in the areas of civil litigation, criminal prosecution, and criminal defense. Before attending law school, Mr. Strems earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, with honors, from the University of Florida, with a major in Political Science and a minor in Business Administration. During his undergraduate work, he was a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society and a member of the Executive Board for Phi Alpha Delta, a Pre-Law Fraternity.
Mr. Strems is licensed to practice in all Florida state courts and the United States District Courts for the Southern, Middle and Northern districts of Florida, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit.