Milena Abreu is an accomplished attorney and traffic hearing officer with over 18 years of experience in civil, criminal, and constitutional law matters, having handled thousands of cases. A veteran of over 100 trials, Milena has tried cases in felony, misdemeanor and juvenile courts.
Milena Abreu holds an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell, their highest rating, which recognizes lawyers for their strong legal ability and highest ethical standards.
Known for her in-depth knowledge of local, state and federal procedures, Milena currently works for the death penalty unit at the Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel, Third Region of Florida.
Milena is one of only 7 women and 3 Hispanics certified to try death penalty cases in the County.
For the past 7 years, Milena has served as a Hearing Officer for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, County Court, Traffic Division.
In 2016, Milena ran in a historic Miami-Dade judicial election in which she received over 100,000 votes and came within 660 votes of being elected.
Instilled with a strong sense of justice and desire to work on constitutional law issues, Milena’s writing on human rights, immigration and the law was published in the Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Clinical Law in 1999.