Lester I. Rodriguez, Esq.

Associate Attorney

L.Rodriguez@acostalichterpa.com

Lester I. Rodriguez is a Brooklyn, New York native.  As a New York Alumni scholar, he received his B.A. in Sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Prior to earning his Juris Doctorate degree at St. Thomas University School of Law, he served as a legal assistant at Weitz & Luxenberg, P.C., one of the largest NYC mass tort law firms—specializing in litigation associated with defective medical devices, toxic torts, and Asbestos.  While in law school he clerked for Arthur Jones, PA, and Hightower, Stratton, Novigrod & Kantor; concentrating respectively on Criminal law, and Insurance Defense Litigation.  He also had the privilege of becoming a member of the St. Thomas University Journal of Complex Litigation, where he served as the executive board’s Articles Solicitation Editor.  Upon graduating law school and passing the Florida Bar Exam, Lester served as an associate attorney at the Wolfson Law Firm, concentrating in Personal Injury Litigation on the Plaintiff’s side, where he zealously advocated for his clients and produced successful results.  To date, Lester takes pride in providing quality representation for his clients; he maintains a focus in Personal Injury Litigation, Real Estate Law, Commercial Litigation, and Criminal Law.

Bar Admission

  • Florida Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Education

  • St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Wisconsin—Madison, B.A. in Sociology

Adrian Acosta, Esq.

Partner

Adrian Acosta Esq
(305) 982-7886
a.acosta@acostalichterpa.com
Linkedin

Hailing from Little Havana, Adrian is a born and bred Miamian who centers his practice on criminal law, civil litigation, and family law. Prior to co-founding Acosta & Lichter, P.A., Adrian gained a wealth of experience working at one of Miami’s premier law firms. He spent ten years working as a paralegal, honing his legal research skills under the supervision of some of Miami’s most skilled attorneys. After graduating law school, he then joined the same firm as associate attorney where he focused on Family Law.

BAR ADMISSION

  • Florida Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

EDUCATION

St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D.

  • Dean’s List
  • Staff Editor, St. Thomas Journal of Complex Litigation
  • President, St. Thomas Student Bar Association
  • Member, Phi Alpha Delta (Law Fraternity)

Florida International University, B.B.A. in International Business

Miami Dade College, Associate Degree in Arts

SKILLS

  • Notary Public (Expires May 2018)
  • Fluent In Spanish
  • Proficient in Westlaw (certified), LexisNexis (certified), and Bloomberg Law Legal Research (certified)
  • Proficient in Legal Billing Software

ASSOCIATIONS

  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Peter T. Fay Inns of Courts

 

Erik Lichter, Esq.

Partner

Erik Lichter
e.lichter@acostalichterpa.com

Erik Lichter is also a born and bred Miamian hailing from Coconut Grove. Erik focuses primarily on criminal law and helping to protect small businesses. Prior to entering the field of law, he was able to live out every true Miamian’s dream by playing football for the University of Miami Hurricanes. Although Erik’s football career was cut short, he brings that same passion and energy for his clients. He was able to refine his legal research skills and gain experience at some of the premiere law firms prior to co-founding Acosta & Lichter, P.A.

BAR ADMISSION

Florida Bar

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

EDUCATION

St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D.

University of Miami, Bachelor of Science in Education

  • The Provost’s Honor Roll
  • Member of the University of Miami Hurricane’s Football Team
  • Recipient of the University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame Unsung Hero Award.

SKILLS

  • Notary Public (Expires December 2021)
  • Fluent In Spanish
  • Proficient in Westlaw (certified), LexisNexis (certified), and Bloomberg Law Legal Research (certified)
  • Proficient in Legal Billing Software

ASSOCIATIONS

  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Peter T. Fay Inns of Courts