Profile

Ian Goldstein

Goldstein & Jette, P.A.
Clearlake Plaza
500 South Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 659-0202
www.goldsteinjette.com


Partner

Ian J. Goldstein is a partner and shareholder in the law firm of Goldstein & Jette, P.A., located in downtown West Palm Beach, Florida. Born in the Bronx, New York in 1971, and raised outside of Philadelphia, PA, Goldstein has resided in Palm Beach County since his family’s relocation to West Palm Beach in 1983.  Mr. Goldstein is a Florida Bar Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer, with an AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.  
Mr. Goldstein limits his practice exclusively to the area of criminal defense in state and federal courts. Having appeared in a multitude of jurisdictions, Mr. Goldstein brings with him extensive experience at both the trial and appellate court levels. While primarily focusing his practice to the South Florida area, Goldstein has also appeared before criminal courts throughout the State of Florida, as well as in Louisiana, Indiana and California. While primarily a trial lawyer, Mr. Goldstein has argued appeals before the Fourth District Court of Appeal, the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, as well as the Supreme Court of Florida.

Education:

       
  • B.S., University of Florida, 1993
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  • J.D., Florida State University College of Law, 1996

 Honors and Awards:

       
  • Florida Bar Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer/Criminal Law Specialist
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  • A/V Peer Review Rated - Martindale-Hubbell ®
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  • Florida Super Lawyers ® - Selected for inclusion as a Rising Star 2009, 2011
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  • The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2012-present
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  • FACDL President's Award "For Personifying the Spirit of the Criminal Defense Lawyer" 2012
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  • Legends Society ® - Top Lawyer (Criminal Law) 2009-present

Professional Associations:

       
  • The Florida Bar (Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer)
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  • District of Columbia Bar
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  • The Florida Bar Criminal Law Section
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  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
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  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
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  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL) -Board of Directors
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  • Palm Beach County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - Chapter Representative

Courts of Admission:

       
  • Supreme Court of Florida
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  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals
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  • United States Supreme Court
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  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
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  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
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  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Courts of Appearance:

       
  • Supreme Court of Florida
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  • Fourth District Court of Appeal
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  • Circuit and County Courts throughout the State of Florida
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  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
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  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
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  • United States Circuit Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
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  • State of Louisiana 15th Judicial District Court
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  • State of Louisiana 25th Judicial District Court
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  • State of Indiana, Indianapolis Juvenile Court
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  • Superior Court of the State of California

Reported Cases:

       
  • Rendon v. State, 690 So.2d 645 (Fla.4th DCA 1997)
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  • Blackman v. State, 707 So.2d 820 (Fla.4th DCA 1998)
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  • Blackwood v. State, 755 So.2d 699 (Fla.4th DCA 1999)
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  • Glatzmayer v. State, 754 So.2d 71 (Fla.4th DCA 2000)
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  • State v. Glatzmayer, 789 So.2d 297 (Fla. 2001)
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  • Kiley v. State, 770 So.2d 1278 (Fla.4th DCA 2000)
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  • Meek v. State, 801 So.2d 287 (Fla.4th DCA 2001)
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  • Girgis v. State, 844 So.2d 806 (Fla.4th DCA 2003)