Mustafa M. Ameen, Esq.
Mustafa Ameen received his law degree from Thomas Cooley Law School where he finished in the top 5% of his class. After graduating, he began his career at the State Attorney’s Office. During his time as an Assistant State Attorney, he tried over 100 cases, handled hundreds of motion hearings, and prosecuted over 3,000 cases. In 2008, he left the State Attorney’s Office and founded his law firm specializing in criminal defense, traffic citations, and auto accidents. In 2012, he partnered with Andrew Shafii who is also a former Assistant State Attorney. Mr. Ameen heads the personal injury and DUI defense divisions in the firm where he dedicates his time to help victims who have been injured in auto accidents. In his career, Mr. Ameen has reached settlements of over two million dollars for his clients. His experience as a trial attorney has allowed him to aggressively represent his clients against the insurance industry. In addition to his law practice, Mr. Ameen is an adjunct professor at Thomas M. Cooley Law School and lectures throughout the community.
Andrew H. Shafii, Esq.
Andrew Shafii is a lifelong resident of Tampa. He graduated from the University of Florida then went on to South Texas College of Law to obtain his law degree. He began his career as an Assistant State Attorney in Hillsborough County. Because of his skill in trial, Mr. Shafii was quickly promoted to the felony division where he prosecuted serious crimes including life felonies. In 2012 he joined Mr. Ameen and now heads the criminal division in the firm. He has handled over 3,500 criminal cases and tried over 100 cases including 50 jury trials.