Fausto Sanchez is a founding partner of Sanchez Fischer Levine, LLP, and is based out of the firm’s Miami office. His practice is focused in the areas of complex commercial litigation, civil litigation, and white-collar criminal defense, on both the trial and appellate levels. Fausto’s clients include well-known corporate entities, private U.S. citizens, and foreign parties doing business in the U.S. He is a seasoned trial attorney and former prosecutor, and is a Board Certified Specialist in the area of Criminal Trial Law.
Prior to founding Sanchez Fischer Levine, Fausto was a partner at a prominent international litigation firm, handling complex, cross-border commercial disputes on behalf of foreign governments, multi-national corporations, small businesses, and private citizens. He has successfully represented numerous corporate entities in U.S. litigation, including dozens of American auto dealers in a mass action lawsuit against a major Indian automotive conglomerate. Fausto has also represented professional athletes in contract negotiations with NFL organizations, and currently represents active and retired professional athletes, as well as their businesses, in civil and criminal litigation matters.
Fausto’s practice also includes white-collar criminal defense, where he litigates on behalf of corporate entities and individuals under criminal investigation, federal or state criminal prosecution, or issues related to OFAC. He is a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist, and frequently advises clients on compliance matters. Fausto’s criminal practice also includes representing individuals convicted of crimes on appeal. As a prosecutor, Fausto handled thousands of criminal cases and dozens of jury trials for the State of Florida, ranging from elaborate economic crimes to violent first-degree felonies. He now wields that valuable and extensive trial experience to the benefit of his clients in his litigation practice.
Fausto is an AV-rated Preeminent Attorney with Martindale-Hubbell. He currently serves Deputy Regional President and Member of the Board of Directors for Region VIII of the Hispanic National Bar Association, and as a Vice-Chair for the American Bar Association’s International Ethics Committee.
Fausto nació en Miami y es Cubano-Americano. Fausto habla español y representa a varias personas y entidades de América Latina en asuntos de litigios en los Estados Unidos.