Michael is a dedicated Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney and Florida DUI Attorney who approaches every case with the utmost skill and effort. Michael is exceptionally skilled in the areas of criminal and traffic matters.
Since founding Rainka Law, Michael has focused his practice solely on criminal defense and consumer protection, most specifically DUI defense and violations of consumer protection laws.
Michael was born in Albany, New York, but grew up in Port Orange, Florida. After graduating from Father Lopez Catholic High School, Michael attended the University of Florida.
After two years working as a Real Estate Agent, Michael returned to school to study law at Florida Coastal School of Law. He graduated cum laude and became an Assistant Public Defender. Michael served as an Assistant Public Defender for four years practicing Criminal Law. He has represented thousands of individuals across Florida facing various charges ranging from minor misdemeanor offenses to Attempted Murder. Additionally, Michael has handled hundreds of Florida DUI charges and tried multiple Florida DUI casesto verdict.
Michael most recently worked for a Construction Litigation, Real Estate, and Personal Injury Law firm focusing solely on civil litigation. Michael has tried more than 30 trials to verdict. Since founding Rainka Law, Michael has focused his practice solely on criminal defense and consumer protection, most specifically DUI defense and violations of consumer protection laws.
"Got the points taken off my license for speeding and didn’t have to meet at his office or attend the court date since I am from out of town. Exactly what I was looking for!"
“He showed up and did what he said he was going to do. He got my misdemeanor dropped to a court fee.. AWESOME. Will recommend him to all.”
“Mr. Rainka was very personable and I have only positive things to say about his legal services. He was always on time and his legal fees were very affordable. I would highly recommend him.”
“Mike definitely knew the best way to proceed in handling my DUI. Got me a pretty light sentencing that I couldn't of got by myself.”
“I contacted Mr. Rainka after business hours. He was respectful, courteous, and knowledgeable. He completed understood exactly what I needed to resolve my issue. He is a 24/7 professional.”
"Michael really knows what he's doing in that courtroom. If you have any DUI issues, he is the lawyer for you!"
"I got myself into trouble, Mr. Rainka got me out of trouble. It's as simple as that. He was there for me."