Bolivar C. Porta, Esq.

Bolivar C. Porta has an excellent reputation and has repeatedly been successful in Family Law, Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation Cases for twenty (20) years. As a solo-practitioner, Bolivar C. Porta offers a wide range of legal and professional resources and is dedicated to committing the required time and attention to client(s) and individual case(s).


  • Florida, acquired in 1996 and is a Member in Good Standing
  • Licensed in Federal Court Southern District of Florida


  • Granted the Warren E. Mouledoux Fellowship in 1994 by Legal Aid New Orleans, Louisiana Landlord/Tenant Unit.

Work Experience:

  • Trial Attorney at Bolivar C. Porta, P.A., 1998-Present
  • Senior Associate Attorney at the Law Offices of Mark A. Kamilar, 1998-2003
  • Senior Associate Attorney at the Criminal Defense Center, 1998-2003
  • Senior Associate Attorney at the Law Offices of Mark A. Lefcourt, 1998-2003
  • Specially Appointed Public Defender at the Dade County Public Defender’s Office, 1997-2006
  • Associate Attorney at Soven & Wax PA, 1996-1997
  • Clerk at the Federal Magistrate Judge Linnea Johnson, 1996-1997


  • Current/past Member of the Florida Bar, Family Law Section, 2010-Present
  • Current/past Member of the Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section, 2009-Present
  • Current/past Member of the Florida Bar, Criminal Law Section. 2005-Present
  • Current/past Member of the Florida Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2000-Present
  • Current/past Member of the Dade County Bar Association, 1998-Present
  • Current/past Member of the American Bar Association, 1998-Present


  • Studied Law at the Tulane University Law School and earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor in 1996
  • International Studies at the Tulane University and earned his BA – Bachelor of Arts in 1993
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • Cambridge University Trinity College UK
  • Universite de Paris (Le Sorbonne)

Speaking Engagements:

  • Spoke at the Tulane Alumni Association Luncheon about DUI and Criminal Defense in 2014

By Appointment Only

Contact Bolivar C. Porta Immediately 24/7 for a Consultation at 305.371.5060