Andrew S. Ittleman was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and raised in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. He attended Emory University in Atlanta and graduated in 2001. In 2004, Andrew graduated from the University of Miami Law School in Miami, Florida. Andrew currently lives in Miami Beach, Florida and practices with the firm’s Miami office.
While still in law school, Mr. Ittleman dedicated himself – as a legal intern and clerk – to the practice of criminal law and appellate practice. Immediately following his first year of law school, Andrew undertook a clerkship with Jeanne Baker, Mel Black and Bruce Alter in Miami and focused on trial work and sentencing practice in Federal criminal cases. Following his second year of law school, Mr. Ittleman worked with the Law Offices of Bennett Brummer, Public Defender for Miami-Dade County. Andrew spent his entire third year of law school working as the senior law clerk for Hirschhorn and Bieber, P.A. (Joel Hirschhorn, Esq. and Brian Bieber, Esq.), one of Miami’s preeminent law firms focusing in criminal defense, criminal appeals, complex civil fraud and prosecutorial and regulatory investigations.
Following his graduation from law school, Andrew worked as an associate for Weiner & Ratzan, P.A. (Jeffrey Weiner, Esq. and Mycki Ratzan, Esq.), a South Miami law firm specializing in criminal appeals, white collar crime (including RICO andcomplex civil fraud), drug crimes, sex crimes and abuse allegations and professional licensure issues in State and Federal courts.
Mr. Ittleman was hired by Mr. Fuerst in June of 2005 and since that time has practiced alongside Mr. Fuerst in a variety of criminal and investigatory proceedings. Furthermore, working with Mr. Fuerst, Andrew has broadened the scope of his practice to include Federal criminal forfeiture proceedings, complex commercial litigation, international civil litigation and FDA litigation.
Andrew is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, United States District Court for the District of Colorado, the Dade County Bar Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Money Transmitters Association and is a Certified Anti Money Laundering Specialist.
1001 Brickell Bay Drive
Miami, Florida 33131
Areas of Focus:
Money Laundering Issues
White Collar Crime (including RICO & complex fraud)
Professional Licensure Issues
Criminal Forfeiture Proceedings
Complex Commercial Litigation
International Civil Litigation
University of Miami School of Law
Coral Gables, Florida
B.A ., 2001
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
United States District Court for the District of Colorado
United States Tax Court
United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Areas of Practice:
White Collar Criminal Defense
Complex Commercial Litigation
Anti-Money Laundering Compliance
Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists
National Money Transmitters Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Publications: Forbes.com: “Cash Is King,” March 18, 2008.