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Adriana Collado-Hudak

Senior Counsel

As senior counsel for Greenspoon Marder’s White Collar and Criminal Defense practice group, Adriana Collado-Hudak zealously defends individuals, professionals and businesses in state and federal criminal courts. Ms. Collado-Hudak is recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in Florida by The National Trial Lawyers Association and is rated Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent by her peers. Recently, Ms. Collado-Hudak and the White Collar and Criminal Defense practice were listed as one of the Top 20 Criminal Defense Lawyers in Miami by

Through results-driven, client-focused strategies, Ms. Collado-Hudak consistently achieves favorable outcomes on complex cases, such as dismissal or non-filing of charges, negotiation of favorable plea offers, reduction of charges, and acquittals at trial.

Ms. Collado-Hudak’s areas of expertise include:

  • Pre-Indictment Investigations
  • Responses to Grand Jury Subpoenas
  • Pretrial Detention and Bond Hearings
  • Domestic Violence Injunctions
  • Drug Offenses
  • DUI and Criminal Traffic
  • Extradition Proceedings
  • Financial Crimes (i.e., Fraud, Bribery, Insider Trading, Ponzi Schemes)
  • Recovery of Seized Currency
  • Money Laundering
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Property Offenses (i.e., Burglary, Theft, Arson)
  • Violent Crimes (i.e., Assault, Battery, Homicide)
  • Weapons/Firearm Offenses
  • Sex Offenses
  • Internet Crimes (i.e., Identity Theft, Pornography)
  • Organized Crime and Racketeering (RICO)
  • Anti-Kickback and Stark Act Violations

Ms. Collado-Hudak is the author of the 10th and 11th Editions of the Florida Criminal Cases Notebook Supplement, a publication used by state attorneys, judges and criminal defense attorneys as a reference on emerging case law. She has appeared as a legal consultant on local and international media outlets discussing issues pertinent to the criminal justice system and is designated by the United States District Court as a Criminal Justice Act Panel Attorney for the Southern District of Florida.

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado
  • District of Columbia
  • Florida

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


  • J.D., University of Florida, cum laude, 2004
  • B.S., Communications, Florida International University, cum laude, 1995

Professional and Community Involvement

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), Member
  • Miami Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers (MD-FAWL)
    • Board of Directors, Present
    • Federal & State Court Liaison Committee, Co-Chair, 2018-2020
  • Dade County Bar Association (DCBA)
    • Board of Directors, Present
    • Criminal Courts Committee, Member (2017-Present)
  • Florida Bar Grievance Committee, 2022-2023
  • Women’s White Collar Crime Defense Association (WWCDA), Member
  • MDFAWL Foundation, Board Member (2019-Present)
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Miami Chapter (FACDL), Board of Directors, 2009-2011

 Speaking Engagements



  • U.S. News & World Report, “Best Lawyers in America,” Criminal defense: White-Collar, 2023-2024
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Rated AV® Preeminent ™
  • Latino Leaders magazine, “Top Latino Lawyer,” 2021
  • Expertise, “Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Miami,” 2020
  • The National Trial Lawyers Lawyers Association, “Top 100 Trial Lawyers,” 2016


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