Employment History


Stephen M. Crawford, Esquire, Tampa, FL (1994 to Present)

            Federal and State Criminal Defense Practice


Trenam, Simmons, Kemker, Scharf, Barkin, Frye & O’Neill, P.A., Tampa, FL (1990-1994)

            Criminal Defense Practitioner


State Attorney’s Office, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, Hillsborough County, FL (1985-1990)

            Assistant State Attorney


Adjunct Professor, St. Petersburg Junior College (1986-90)


Annis, Mitchell, Cockey, Edwards and Roehn, P.A. (1983-1984)

            Associate, general litigation


United States Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, FL (1980-1983)

            Assistant United States Attorney


Education


Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, Macon, Georgia - Juris Doctorate 1980

            Law Review, Moot Court Board, Legal Aid Clinic, Phi Delta Phi


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee - Bachelor of Arts 1977

            Student Government, Sigma Nu Fraternity, Young Life Leader


Florida State University Summer Program of Law at Oxford, England 1979

            Courses in international criminal law and comparative legal systems


Bar Associations


United States Supreme Court Bar Association (2010 to Present)

 

Florida Bar Association (1980-Present)

            Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer (1987-2010)

           Grievance Committee/13th Judicial Circuit (1991-1995)

            Criminal Law Section

   

Hillsborough County Bar Association (1980-Present)

            Board of Directors and CLE Program Chairman - Trial Lawyers Section (1983)(1996-98)

            Secretary Treasurer - Young Lawyers Section (1994)

            Judicial Evaluation Committee (1993)

            Chairman - Criminal Law Section (1995)

   

American Bar Association (1980 to 1994)

            Litigation Section, Criminal Justice Section


National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (1991 to 2010)

             Vice Chairman/Prosecutorial Misconduct Committee (1993)


National Association of District Attorneys (1985-1991)


Federal Bar Association (1991-2010)


American Inns of Court, Justice William Glenn Terrell Inn (1992-1994)


Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (1991-Present)

 

Florida Prosecuting Attorney’s Association (1985-1990)


Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys (1991-Present)

            President (1998)


Court Admissions


United States Supreme Court (2011-Present)


United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (1981-Present)


United States Court of Appeals of the Fifth Circuit (1981-Present)


United States Tax Court (1992-2004)


United States District Court, Middle District of Florida (1980-Present)


Various other state and federal courts on a pro hac vice basis