Guy Fronstin, Esquire, began his career as an Assistant State Attorney in the Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office in 1992. As a Prosecutor, Guy handled misdemeanor, juvenile, and felony cases. While serving as a Prosecutor, Guy handled countless jury trials and upon his departure, was appointed as a Special Prosecutor to prosecute State conflict cases. Guy left the Office of the State Attorney to become a securities industry attorney for the NASD, known today as FINRA.
In private practice as a criminal defense attorney since 1996, Guy uses his wealth of insider experience in the criminal justice system to defend his clients in a wide range of cases involving DUI, Vehicular Manslaughter, Drug and Sex Crimes, Business and Economic Crimes, Murder, Insurance, and Medical Fraud, Pain Pill Clinics, Child Pornography and all other criminal matters from misdemeanors to felonies.
Guy has extensive experience training and lecturing, including presentations on trial techniques and strategies at the State Attorney’s Office and many other legal and non-legal associations. He has also lectured to the civil litigation departments of numerous local and national law Firms on “How to Know if the Federal Government is Behind the Scenes Monitoring the Civil Litigation for Possible Criminal Exposure.” Additionally, Guy has coached trial advocacy teams that have competed at the State and National levels.
Florida Super Lawyers Magazine named Guy as one of Florida Super Lawyers, a distinction limited to only 2.5% of eligible Florida lawyers. Florida Super Lawyers has a comprehensive selection process of only naming lawyers that have attained high peer recognition, met ethical standards, and have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their field.
Guy has been featured on numerous local and national television shows such as ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, Good Morning American, American’s Most Wanted, Snapped, among other networks. He has also co-counseled many cases with prominent criminal defense attorneys such as Roy Black, Alan Dershowitz, and Ken Starr.
In a presentation at an Anti-Defamation League Awards dinner honoring Guy with the Jurisprudence Award, world-renowned Harvard Law professor and scholar Alan Dershowitz said “I have had the pleasure of working with Guy on cases and he is a brilliant strategist. Guy, congratulations on this much-deserved award.”
While the majority of the Firm’s cases are not reported in the news, Guy has been nationally recognized for his defense of NFL player David Boston who was arrested for false imprisonment; defense of Wall Street Billionaire Jeff Epstein, who was arrested for sexual battery, defense of a juvenile charged in adult court with four other juvenile co-defendants for sexual battery on two minors, and for representing Stewart Gorenberg, whose wife, Randi, was murdered after shopping at Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida. Guy also provided victim representation to 67 victims of Bernie Madoff and representation to Michael Dippolito whose wife; Dalia Dippolito was convicted in a nationally-televised murder-for-hire plot against her husband. Guy is currently on the defense team with Attorney Roy Black defending John Goodman, owner of the International Polo Club, for vehicular manslaughter.
Guy received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University in 1987 and his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern School of Law in 1992.
Past and Present Memberships and Awards
- The Florida Bar
- Palm Beach County Bar Association
- South Palm Beach County Bar Association
- Chair of Criminal Law Committee – South Palm Beach County Bar Association
- County Criminal Justice Commission
- Member of FAWL
- Member of Florida Lawyers Network
- Board of Directors – The Haven
- Board of Directors – Boca Raton Police Department PAL
- Anti-Defamation League Law Enforcement Division
- 2012 Florida Super Lawyers
- Member of Woodfield Country Club Executive Club
- Member of Broken Sound Business Source
- Committee Member – SS St. Louis
- Advisory Member – Seeds of Peace
- Committee Member – Lupus Foundation
- March of Dimes – Major Benefactor