Dominique Burkhardt, Esq.

Dominique Burkhardt brings to her firm prior experience as an attorney with the Broward County Public Defender’s Office, where she represented clients in misdemeanor and felony cases and gained substantial trial experience. Ms. Burkhardt has also worked at private law firms representing clients in civil and criminal litigation matters.

Ms. Burkhardt was recognized for her successes at trial by the Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers when she received two Hat Trick Awards for obtaining 3 consecutive ‘Not Guilty’ verdicts at trial. She also received the Best Advocate Award from the Florida Public Defender Association after completing Defender College. More recently, Ms. Burkhardt was recognized by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys as a “10 Best” Attorney for Client Satisfaction, and she has been rated a 10/10 “Superb” Attorney on Ms. Burkhardt was also named a “Top 40 Under 40” attorney in Criminal Defense by the National Trial Lawyers.


Ms. Burkhardt is a proud Florida Gator, having obtained her undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Florida in Gainesville.​

Ms. Burkhardt believes in giving back to her community through public service and volunteering her time, and she is involved with the following:


  • Caribbean Bar Association
    – Treasurer, 2018-2019
    – Chair, Scholarship and Mentorship Committee, 2018-2019
  • Broward County Commission on the Status of Women
  • Palm Beach Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

​​​Ms. Burkhardt is committed to fighting for her clients and helping them achieve the best possible legal outcome in their cases. She is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts and in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

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Burkhardt Legal provides the experienced
legal representation you need when facing
a criminal court case. Just as important,
we care about you, where you are coming
from, and how we can help you achieve
the best possible outcome in your case.

Our Dedication Makes the Difference

Burkhardt Legal is dedicated to providing high-quality legal representation to individuals in the South Florida community, distinguished by a commitment to justice, integrity, and the zealous advocacy of its clients’ rights and interests. We will take the time to research your situation completely and we will fight hard to achieve the best possible legal outcome in your case.