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David Kubiliun


David M. Kubiliun is Chairman of Greenspoon Marder’s White Collar and Criminal Defense practice group. His practice focuses on effective representation of complex high-profile cases.

His experience includes one of the largest cases prosecuted in the United States under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, resulting in dismissal of criminal charges for his client. Mr. Kubiliun successfully defended three Muslim medical students accused of planning a terrorist attack in Miami. Additionally, he represented a Mexican migrant worker who was wrongfully shot by a Broward Sheriff’s Deputy, resulting in one of the largest settlements against the Broward Sheriff’s Office. Mr. Kubiliun also defended the case of a young woman who gave birth on Bal Harbour Beach and was accused of abandoning the newborn. Proving that his client suffered from a medical condition, Mr. Kubiliun obtained a dismissal of all criminal charges.

Mr. Kubiliun has appeared on international, national and local media outlets, including CNN, FOX News, Univision and Telemundo as a media commentator. He has appeared as a legal commentator in People magazine, InTouch Weekly and Newsweek. Additionally, Mr. Kubiliun’s legal advice column, “Preguntale al Abogado David” ran in TVNotas Magazine from October 2010-January 2013.

Mr. Kubiliun devotes time to many community and charitable causes and served as a member of President Barack Obama’s National Latino Leadership Council. Currently, Mr. Kubiliun is the Gala Chair and Executive Board Member of the “Debbie’s Dream Foundation,” an organization that funds research and raises awareness for stomach cancer. Mr. Kubiliun also serves on the Executive Board of “I Care, I Cure,” a pediatric cancer foundation. In 2015, United States Congressional Representative Frederica Wilson recognized Mr. Kubiliun for Outstanding and Invaluable Service to the Community.

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
  • U.S. Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • New York


  • J.D., University of Miami
  • M.S., Sports Administration, St. Thomas University
  • B.A., University of Florida


  • Spanish

Professional and Community Involvement

  • The Florida Bar, Grievance Committee Chair, 2020
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Miami Chapter, Board of Directors, 2017
  • Debbie’s Dream Foundation, Board of Directors and Gala Chair
  • The Florida Bar, Student Education and Admission to the Bar Committee, Member, 2018-2019, 2020-21
  • Fully Involved, Board of Directors
  • I Care I Cure – Pediatric Cancer Foundation, Board of Directors
  • President Obama’s National Latino Leadership Council, Member
  • The City of Miami Bond Oversight Committee, Past Member
  • The City of Pembroke Pines Disciplinary Action Board, Past Member


  • Expertise, “Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Miami,” 2020
  • Super Lawyers, “Florida Super Lawyers,” Criminal Defense, 2015-2016, 2018-2020
  • Healthy Mothers Health Babies, “Father of the Year,” 2016
  • South Florida Legal Guide, “Top Lawyer,” Civil Rights and Criminal Defense, 2009
  • South Florida Legal Guide, “Up and Coming Lawyer,” 2007-2008

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