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The Umansky Law Firm, P.A.
William Umansky

1945 E. Michigan St.
Orlando Fl 32806
(407) 228-3838

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The Umansky Law Firm, P.A.

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Central Florida Criminal Defense Lawyers

Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney

Drug Crimes · DUI · Sex Crimes · Assault · All Other Charges

When you're headed for criminal court in central Florida, you are in for a fight. You want a tough legal defense…an Orlando criminal defense attorney who knows how to get results in court…an criminal lawyer who knows the local courts and what can be done with an effective defense strategy.

At The Umansky Law Firm, each of our Orlando defense attorneys has more than 10 years of criminal law experience. We are former prosecutors and former public defenders with extensive trial experience. We know how to craft a case for a judge or a jury and we know how to get results! Put our experience to work for you.

Former Prosecutors Protecting the Rights of People Accused of Crimes
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From our Orlando and Winter Park law offices, our criminal defense lawyers defend men and women facing misdemeanor and felony charges throughout central Florida, in Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Brevard, Lake, Polk, and Hillsborough counties.

Under Arrest?
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No case is too tough for the Orlando criminal defense lawyers at The Umansky Law Firm. We are passionate about protecting your rights and achieving the best possible outcome in your criminal case. We'll stand with you throughout your case and help you clear your name if it's possible to get your criminal record sealed or expunged.

Personal Injury Cases

The Orlando personal injury attorneys at The Umansky Law Firm help injured people and grieving families achieve financial recovery after catastrophic injuries due to:

Learn more about how The Umansky Law Firm can help you bring a personal injury lawsuit, contact us or call (407) 228-3838.

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Attorney Profile

William D. Umansky 
Orlando, Florida
phone (407) 228-3893
fax (407) 228-9545
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William D. Umansky has over a decade of experience to offer any client, especially in the area of criminal defense and personal injury. He has an insight into the workings of the prosecution because his career includes experience as both a former Assistant State Attorney in Florida and The City Prosecutor for the City of Orlando. As a former prosecutor, Mr. Umansky was in charge of the Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Division. He has also been a Police Academy Instructor, an Adjunct Professor at Florida Metropolitan University, and a Legislative Assistant to a United States Senator. Mr. Umansky's entire career has centered on the legal process, both as a prosecutor and now a defender of those accused of illegal behavior.

During his career, Mr. Umansky has remained involved in his community and is an active part of Florida's legal system. He belongs to the Orange Bar Association.  He is a member of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Central Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association.

Mr. Umansky graduated cum laude from the University of South Florida with a bachelor's degree in Psychology and obtained his law degree from the University of Florida College of Law. During law school, Mr. Umansky was a member of the University of Florida Trial Team and received a Certificate of Recognition for Outstanding Contribution to the University of Florida Law School. He also earned an award for achieving the top grade for his work in Negotiations and Dispute Settlement. Mr. Umansky also attended the Tulane Institute of European Legal Studies.

Mr. Umansky is admitted to practice in the Florida State Courts and the U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida.

DUI /DWI (drunk driving)
Traffic Violations
Juvenile Crimes
Personal Injury

Areas of Practice:
Criminal Law
Nursing Home
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
Automobile Accidents
Product Liability
Wrongful Death
Dog Bite
Slip & Fall
Bar Admissions:
Florida, 1992
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, 1992
Juris Doctorate - Trial Team
Honors: Book Awards Highest Grade - Negotiation & Dispute Settlements
Honors: Certificate of Recognition - Outstanding Contribution to UF College of LAW
Honors: John Marshall Bar Association Senator

University of South Florida, 1988
Bachelor of Arts
Honors: Cum Laude
Major:  Psychology

Honors and Awards:
Orange County Legal Aid Society: Recognition for Service as Trustee of the Board, 2009

Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition by Congressman Grayson for service to Legal Aid, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Legal Aid Society, 2008
Event Chairman, Breakfast of Champions

Orange County Bar Association, 2000 - 2005
Co-Chairman, Criminal Law Committee

Orange County Bar Association
Gala Committee

Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

American Association of Trial Lawyers

Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers

Central Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association, 2005 - Present
Board of Directors

Vice Chairman of Teen Alternatives, Inc., 2003 - 2005

Orange County Teen Court Judge, 2003 - Present
Board of Directors

Inns of Court

Orange County Legal Aid Society, 2006 - 2009
Board of Directors

Community Involvement, 2003 - Present
Board of Directors, Central Florida YMCA

Rotary Club of Avalon Park

East Orlando Chamber of Commerce, 2006 - Present

Speaking Engagements
Avalon Park Safe Neighborhood Meet & Greet

Past Employment Positions:
Assistant State Attorney, 1993 - 1995

City Prosecutor, 1995 - 1996

Elizabeth Faiella, P.A. (Personal Injury & Medical Malpractice), Associate

Best & Anderson (Personal Injury), Associate

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Firm Overview

Firm Overview

Orlando Criminal Defense Lawyers &
Florida Accident Injury Attorneys

As former prosecutors and police department legal advisers, we offer experience and a unique perspective to our clients. Our criminal attorneys have a hands-on approach to client communication and case management. We make it a point to keep you informed and remain accessible at any hour. We will stay with you through every step, including consultation, arraignments, bond hearings, court appearances, plea negotiations, and trial. Our criminal lawyers are not afraid to go to trial. We can argue for an acquittal in front of a judge or jury, and can also work hard to negotiate plea bargains to lesser offenses or minimize potential criminal consequences. Our insight into the strategies of the prosecutor’s office and law enforcement agencies allow us to give you an honest evaluation of your case so that clients will know their options from the start.

Florida Personal Injury Attorneys

How does our experience as prosecutors help you in a personal injury matter? Personal injury claims require attorneys with trial experience who know how to put together a case. As former prosecutors, we have tried cases in front of members of your community, where you work and live. We also learned how to investigate a case and build upon the information we have obtained to present your claim in a way that an insurance adjuster or a jury will understand. Our personal injury attorneys have a hands-on approach to client communication and case management. We make it a point to keep you well informed of any and all developments concerning your case and remain accessible at any hour. Our personal injury lawyers will stay with you through every step, including consultation with physicians or specialists, court appearances, negotiations, or trial.



On the Wrong Side of the Law?

At the The Umansky Law Firm, in Orlando, Florida, we represent criminal defendants throughout Central Florida, including Orlando, Winter Park, Windermere, Altamonte Springs, Ocoee, Oviedo, Maitland, Celebration, Longwood, Sanford, Kissimmee, and Melbourne. Our clients also come from the Central Florida counties of Orange, Seminole, Brevard, Osceola, Lake, Polk, Volusia, and Hillsborough. Our criminal defense practice includes all types of felonies and misdemeanors, such as DUI, drug offenses, battery, domestic violence, theft, prostitution, suspended license, probation, and traffic violations. We represent tourists, as well as local residents, and have extensive experience defending first-time offenders.

To learn more about our criminal lawyers, see the attorney profiles below.

Lindsey Gergely

Gary Schwartz

Zahra S. Umansky

William D. Umansky


Been Injured?
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At The Umansky Law Firm, in Orlando, Florida, our accident injury lawyers focus their practice on claims involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, slip-and-fall (premises liability) accidents, premises liability, defective products, inadequate security, dog bites and animal attacks, and nursing home neglect and abuse. We also handle wrongful death claims.

Contact us to schedule a free initial consultation.

To learn more about the personal injury lawyers at our firm, see our attorney profiles below.

Criminal Defense

Defense on All Criminal Charges

Central Florida Criminal Defense Lawyers

If you have been charged with a crime in Florida, you need sound legal advice at every stage of your criminal case. The lawyer you choose can be critical to the outcome of your case. If you a member of your family has been charged with violation of the law, you need an experienced and aggressive defense attorney to protect your constitutional rights.

Former Prosecutors Protecting the Rights of People Accused of Crimes
Call: (407) 228-3838

At The Umansky Law Firm in Orlando, Florida, our defense attorneys have extensive experience defending the rights of people arrested and accused of crimes.

We know how stressful this experience can be, especially if you have never been arrested before. We represent all defendants, including first-time offenders and tourists. We explain the criminal justice system and protect your rights every step of the way.

From our Orlando and Winter Park law offices, we defend residents, college students, and tourists in communities throughout Central Florida, including Windermere, Altamonte Springs, Ocoee, Oviedo, Maitland, Celebration, Longwood, Sanford, Kissimmee, Avalon Park, Melbourne, the University of Central Florida (UCF), Valencia Community College, SCC, MMF, Full Sail, and other area schools. Contact us or call us at (407) 228-3838 to discuss your case.

Our criminal defense lawyers handle many types of criminal cases, from traffic infractions and misdemeanors to serious felony charges, including:

We can also help seal or expunge criminal records.

On the Wrong Side of the Law?
Contact Us Day or Night
(407) 228-3838

At The Umansky Law Firm, we know the law from both sides. We know how prosecutors prepare cases and we, as your attorneys, can effectively challenge the evidence and the government’s case against you.

We focus on you and your needs. We care about you and your case. You can call us anytime. We will be there for you.

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Criminal Defense Attorneys and Personal Injury Lawyers


Fight for your Rights in Orlando and Central Florida

At The Umansky Law Firm, our Orlando criminal defense attorneys and personal injury lawyers offer confidential legal advice for individuals throughout central Florida. We represent clients throughout Orange, Seminole, Brevard, Lake, Polk, Osceola, Volusia, and Hillsborough counties and in the communities of Orlando, Winter Park, Maitland, Windermere, Altamonte Springs, Ocoee, Oviedo, Celebration, Longwood, Sanford, Kissimmee, and Melbourne. In our criminal practice we defend clients throughout central Florida on a variety of crimes, from DUI / DWI to theft crimes like shoplifting. In our personal injury practice, we represent victims of personal injury suffered as a result of the negligence or recklessness of others. To contact us, please complete the form provided below.

The Umansky Law Firm
1500 East Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32801

1945 East Michigan St
Orlando, FL 32806

1211 Orange Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

Phone: (407) 228-3838
Phone: (407) 228-3838
Fax: (407) 228-9545

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