Joshua D. Rydell

joshMr. Rydell graduated from the University of Delaware with a double major in history and political science and a minor in legal studies. Shortly after, Mr. Rydell graduated from Nova Southeastern University Law School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Upon receiving his Juris Doctor degree, he was sworn in as a member of The Florida Bar.

Mr. Rydell is an attorney who began his legal career as an Assistant Public Defender at the Law Office of the Public Defender in Broward County. In this position, he tried misdemeanor cases and was subsequently promoted to handle all types of felony cases, including first-degree felonies punishable by life. Mr. Rydell was also selected to represent severe driving under the influence (DUI) cases, such as those resulting in death or serious bodily injury.

After trying numerous of cases as an Assistant Public Defender, Mr. Rydell opened his own practice. Over the years, Mr. Rydell has continued to handle a variety of criminal cases, including many high-profile cases. As a result, Mr. Rydell has gained substantial experience defending matters before The Florida Bar.

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If you have been charged with or arrested for a crime, don’t speak with the police or the prosecutor without legal representation. If you are unable to visit our offices, Mr. Rydell is an attorney available to come to you at the jail or at your home. Initial consultations are free at The Law Offices of Joshua D. Rydell, and all discussions are completely confidential. To schedule a time to discuss your needs, please call us at 954-779-1711 or fill out the short form and we will contact you directly.

Practice Areas

  • Violations of Probation and Parole -Homicide
  • Bond Hearings -Manslaughter
  • Record Sealing and Expunging -Drug Crimes
  • Fraud -Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Cases -Sex Crimes
  • DUIs -Assault
  • Traffic Infractions -Burglary and Theft
  • Personal Injury -Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • United States District Court, South District of Florida


  • J.D., Nova Southeastern University
  • B.S., University of Delaware

Professional Associations

  • Broward Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Broward County Bar Association
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