Joseph Zager obtained his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University School of Law in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Mr. Zager is admitted to both the Florida Bar and to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Mr. Zager started his career while in law school as an Intern for local defense attorneys in Broward County. Upon graduating from law school he worked for the Broward County State Attorneys Office. Mr. Zager has over thirteen (13) years experience as a Prosecutor working in many different divisions including the Sexual Battery Unit, where he helped create the Computer CyberCrime Unit which focused on Child Pornography and Computer Child Exploitation. Mr. Zager also was a supervisor to new attorneys in the Misdemeanor Division and has prosecuted all levels of crime including Capital Sexual Battery, Murder, Kidnapping, Aggravated Battery and Robbery with a Firearm.
Since leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Mr. Zager has handled all types of Criminal Defense and Family Law Matters. Mr. Zager focuses on high level communication with clients and zealously advocates on their behalf.
Mr. Zager has developed a reputation for operating ethically while aggressively defending the interests of his clients. Once engaged in representing an individual, he will prepare and investigate every possible angle to seek out any issue that will help strengthen his client’s case. This is done for the sole purpose of achieving the BEST POSSIBLE RESULT for his clients, which is his only goal.
Joseph Zager is a Of Counsel to The Law Office of Eric Clayman, P.A.