Mike Satz, a graduate of Temple University and the University of Miami’s law school, was re-elected to his tenth term as Broward State Attorney in 2012.
During his career, Mr. Satz has responded to Broward’s diverse crime problems by instituting and expanding specialized units that deal with public corruption, child abuse, elderly abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence.
Mr. Satz was one of the founders of Broward’s Sexual Assault Treatment Center. He also participated in the creation of Broward County’s nationally recognized Drug Court and Mental Health Courts, the Habitual Offender Court, Domestic Violence Court and Veteran’s Court.
Mr. Satz has maintained a reputation for honesty, integrity and hard work throughout his tenure of public service. As such, he has been honored by Leadership Broward, the Anti Defamation League, the Broward Victim’s Rights Coalition, the Broward Bar Association, the Legal Aid Society of Broward and the Broward Children’s Consortium among other distinguished organizations.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun