William DiRenzo began his career as a prosecutor at the State Attorney’s Office in 1998. As an Assistant State Attorney, Mr. DiRenzo was a senior trial attorney responsible for handling thousands of criminal cases. He has lectured and assisted other lawyers and police officers on a variety of issues concerning jury selection, cross examination, motion practice, and search and seizure. While an Assistant State Attorney, Mr. DiRenzo was promoted to the position of lead prosecutor in the felony trial division where he tried cases ranging from Possession of Cocaine to Attempted Murder. As a lead felony prosecutor, he was also responsible for supervising and assisting three other Assistant State Attorneys that worked under him.
After leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Mr. DiRenzo decided to put his knowledge and experience to work defending those charged with criminal offenses. As a defense attorney, Mr. DiRenzo became a member of Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorney’s, Federal Bar, and the National College for DUI Defense. He has had the privilege of defending criminal cases in nearly every county in the State of Florida from the Florida Keys to the Florida Panhandle. Some of his past clients include police officers, firefighters, doctors, lawyers, public figures, and members of the United States Armed Forces that were charged with criminal offenses.
Mr. DiRenzo has conducted over 150 jury trials in his career and has argued countless Motions to Suppress and Dismiss. He graduated cum laude from Florida State University in 1995 with a degree in criminal justice and communications and received his law degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1998. He is a member in good standing with the Florida Bar and Federal Bar.