Zachary Cantor graduated from the University of Michigan with honors in English Language & Literature. While attending the University of Michigan, Mr. Cantor was deeply invested in the life of the campus volunteering for numerous societies and organizations. Following graduation Mr. Cantor attended Brooklyn Law School where he received his Juris Doctorate. While attending law school Mr. Cantor worked at a plaintiff’s personal injury law firm in New York City in order to supplement the academic training of law school with the real world training gained by working side by side with experienced personal injury attorneys on a daily basis. Following graduation from law school Mr. Cantor spent many years practicing personal injury law in New York and New Jersey before moving to Florida and opening the Law Firm of Viacava & Cantor.
Mr. Cantor practices exclusively in the areas of personal injury and criminal defense and has extensive litigation experience in both realms. Mr. Cantor practices personal injury law in all areas including general civil liability, vehicle negligence, premises liability, catastrophic injury and wrongful death. Mr. Cantor has successfully resolved thousands of criminal cases in Southwest Florida defending clients charged with every level of misdemeanor and felony offense including: DUI, Battery, Assault, Drug Possession, Drug Sale, Drug Trafficking, Sexual Assault, Sexual Battery, Grand Theft, Resisting Arrest with Violence, Armed Robbery, Burglary, Embezzlement and Fraud. During his career Mr. Cantor has prided himself on his ability to achieve outstanding results for his clients. Mr. Cantor knows that when you have been injured due to the negligence of another party, or arrested for a crime, you are involved in a potentially life changing situation. By deeply understanding the singular importance of each case that comes across his desk Mr. Cantor is able to lead clients through the process and guide them to the results they seek.
There is no more important decision you will make regarding your Personal Injury Claim or Criminal Charge than the lawyer you choose to hire. The aggressive and knowledgeable litigation attorneys at Viacava & Cantor have resolved thousands of cases for their clients. If you have been injured in an accident or arrested for a crime ask yourself if you are best served by a lawyer who does not want to go to trial. The attorneys at Viacava & Cantor are trial attorneys – when you hire a lawyer from Viacava & Cantor you are hiring a lawyer who thrives on trial work. When you have been arrested for a crime or injured in an accident let a dedicated trial lawyer from Viacava & Cantor work for you in order to help you achieve the best result on your case. If you would like to speak with Mr. Cantor about your case please call 239-672-8934 (Fort Myers) or 941-388-7810 (Sarasota).
- American Bar Association – Personal Injury Trial Lawyer Division
- Florida Bar – Trial Lawyers Section
- Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Lee County Bar Association
- Collier County Bar Association
- The Florida Bar
- The New York Bar
- The New Jersey Bar
- Brooklyn Law School, New York City, New York: Juris Doctorate
- University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Bachelor of Arts in English Language & Literature
- New York
- New Jersey
Areas of Practice:
- Personal Injury
- Criminal Defense