Lake Wales, Florida Estate Planning Lawyers

Lake Wales, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 16 years experience
(863) 676-8432 122 East Tillman Avenue
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Estate Planning, Elder and Social Security Disability
Vanderbilt University Law School
Lake Wales, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 43 years experience
(863) 676-6000 240 E. Park Ave.
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Estate Planning, Business and Real Estate
University of Georgia School of Law
Lake Wales, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 17 years experience
(407) 402-0159 132 W Central Ave
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Estate Planning and Workers' Comp
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law
Deborah Higgins
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Winter Haven, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 17 years experience
(863) 325-0343 213 Ave D SW
Winter Haven, FL 33880
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Medical Malpractice
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
At Higgins Law 4 U we zealously assist clients for medical malpractice, personal injury claims of all kinds, foreclosure defense, personal chapter 7 or 13 bankruptcy anywhere in the State of Florida, wrongful death, and debt collection defense. If you are outside the state, Winter Haven personal injury lawyer Deborah J. Higgins will assist you in obtaining counsel in another state.
Charlotte Combs Stone
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Winter Haven, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 13 years experience
(813) 439-4500 314 Ave K SE
Winter Haven, FL 33880
Estate Planning
WINTER HAVEN, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 50 years experience
(863) 293-5000 99 Sixth St. S.W.
WINTER HAVEN, FL 33883
Estate Planning, Business, Elder and Real Estate
Vanderbilt University Law School
Avon Park, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 66 years experience
(863) 453-4457 30 E Main St
Avon Park, FL 33825
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Winter Haven, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 36 years experience
(863) 293-0960 154 Avenue H SE
Winter Haven, FL 33880
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Winter Haven, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 43 years experience
(863) 299-6647 300 3rd St NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Wade B Coye
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 29 years experience
(407) 543-1273 730 Vassar Street
Suite 300
Orlando, FL 32804
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Personal Injury, Probate and Workers' Comp
SUNY Buffalo Law School
You might find it helpful when selecting a lawyer to know a bit about them. You probably know all lawyers have to graduate from law school, but beyond the basics, who are they? As for me, you should know that I'm married to my wife Joan, and I have five children. They are all hard working, and each had their turn cleaning my Orlando office growing up. They are and will remain the most important part of my life. They are the lights of my life.

I met my wife Joan at a Methodist church picnic. We were married in...
David Pilcher
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 25 years experience
(855) 473-1818 1524 N. John Young Parkway
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Business, Elder and Probate
Brigham Young University
David Pilcher is an attorney for the Central Florida law firm of Bogin, Munns & Munns. He specializes in Estate Planning, Probate & Trust Administration, Guardianship, Business Entity Formation, Business Law, Commercial Litigation, and Civil Litigation.

He is a native to Florida, born in Orlando and raised in Sanford. He attended Brigham Young University on a full academic scholarship, receiving his B.S degree in Computer Science.

He worked for large companies including IBM before deciding on a career in law. David Pilcher returned to Brigham Young University (once again on scholarship) to its J. Reuben Clark Law School...
Jason E. Neufeld
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 11 years experience
(863) 576-5620 1102 S. Florida Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33803
Estate Planning, Elder and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law
Jason Neufeld is proud to represent the most vulnerable members of our community - the injured (as a partner of Neufeld, Kleinberg & Pinkiert, PA, which has a 30+ year tradition of fighting for the rights of injured clients) and elderly (as the founder of Elder Needs Law, PLLC, he is proud to represent senior citizens in various elder law matters including medicaid planning, VA pension planning, estate planning and incapacity planning).

Since 2012, Jason has been named a Rising Star in Super Lawyers magazine or honored in Florida Trends Magazine as a Legal Elite Up & Comer. ...
Jeffery Ray
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St. Cloud, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 7 years experience
(855) 473-1818 1320 Louisiana Avenue
Suite D
St. Cloud, FL 34769
Estate Planning, Business, Energy and Real Estate
University of Aberdeen, School of Law and Florida A&M University College of Law
Jeffery R. Ray is an attorney for the Central Florida law firm of Bogin, Munns & Munns. His areas of practice include Energy Law, Civil Litigation, Real Estate, Business Law, Estate Planning, Immigration, Personal Injury, and Family Law.

Mr. Ray received his B.S. in Criminal Justice from Troy University (2008), his J.D. from Florida A&M University, College of Law (2012), and his LL.M. from University of Aberdeen, School of Law (2013) . Mr. Ray has studied at Oxford University where he completed work on his Post Graduate Program in Human Rights Law (2011).

He has served in the U.S. military as a...
John Matthew Hemenway
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Valrico, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 13 years experience
(813) 643-4900 1060 Bloomingdale Ave
Valrico, FL 33596
Estate Planning, Business, Probate and Real Estate
University of Florida
John M. Hemenway is a founding partner of Bivins & Hemenway, P.A. John practices in the areas of real estate, business law, and estate planning and probate, combining experience in each of these areas to provide a comprehensive approach to transactions and planning. He regularly counsels individuals in connection with their personal real estate and estate planning matters, and represents business owners in a variety of commercial real estate and business transactions.
Nikie Popovich
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 9 years experience
(407) 965-2800 390 North Orange Avenue
Suite 2300
Orlando, FL 32801
Estate Planning, Appeals, Business and Divorce
Florida Coastal School of Law
Nikie Popovich is dedicated to providing affordable and outstanding legal services. To that end, Ms. Popovich always endeavors to provide each client with the best representation and personal attention necessary for his or her case or legal matter at a reasonable fee. Ms. Popovich is the managing attorney for Popovich Law Firm, P.A., who concentrates her practice in the following areas of law:

* Civil appeals
* Criminal appeals
* Original proceedings in appellate courts
* Post-conviction relief proceedings
* Petitions to seal or expunge records
* Business transactions (articles, bylaws, operating agreements, etc.)
* Estate planning (wills,...
Thomas Gill Jr
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Brandon, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 30 years experience
(813) 654-0514 137 South Parsons Avenue
Brandon, FL 33511
Estate Planning, Family, Personal Injury and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
Thomas P. Gill, Jr. completed his J.D. from Stetson College of Law and has been practicing law since 1988. He began his legal career at various reputable law firms before opening his own practice in 1991. His goal is to provide a full-service law firm that focuses on providing clients with personal and compassionate services. Every phone call will be returned personally by Attorney Gill. He has extensive experience in many legal areas, including family law, bankruptcy, personal injury, foreclosure defense, wills & estate planning, probate, and criminal defense. Outside of the law, he is very active in community organizations....
Michele Diglio-Benkiran
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 20 years experience
(407) 500-0000 189 South Orange Ave, Suite 1800
Orlando, FL 32801
Estate Planning, Business, Real Estate and Trademarks
Michigan State University
Michele Diglio-Benkiran is a Partner at NeJame Law, P.A. She heads the Real Estate Division and practices Real Estate and Business Law. Mrs. Diglio-Benkiran has been practicing law for over fifteen years with a special emphasis on Real Estate and Business Law. Mrs. Diglio-Benkiran earned her Juris Doctor Cum Laude from Michigan State University College of Law in 1999 where she was the Business Manager of Journal of Medicine and Law, Justice of Phi Alpha Delta, a scholarship recipient, and published in Who’s Who: American Law Students 1998. Mrs. Diglio-Benkiran graduated from law school and immediately began working at...
Christopher Hancock
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 8 years experience
(407) 894-0853 2014 E. Robinson St.
Orlando, FL 32803
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Divorce, Family and Probate
Florida A&M University College of Law
Mr. Hancock is the Managing Partner at Hancock & Associates, P.A. He graduated from undergraduate school at the University of Central Florida in 2003, where he received his Bachelors of Science in Psychology. He attended and graduated from Florida A&M College of Law, in Orlando, FL, and received his Juris Doctor in 2010. He has been a member of the Florida Bar and a practicing attorney since September, 2010. During law school, he was a summer associate at McCreary & Hancock, P.A., in Orlando, Florida, and later was a clerk for the Judge of Compensation Claims in Orlando, FL....
Tee Persad
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 24 years experience
(407) 647-7887 201 East Pine Street, Suite 445
Orlando, FL 32801
Estate Planning, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Elder
New York University School of Law and University of Akron
Mr. Persad has worked in the legal profession for over 20 years. He is licensed to practice law in Florida, the United States Virgin Islands, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and before the U.S. Supreme Court. He earned his Juris Doctor degree and his Masters in Public Administration degree from the University of Akron in 1993 and 1994, respectively. He also holds a Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration from the University of the Virgin Islands and a diploma in paralegal studies from New York University. Mr. Persad's experience in the legal field...
Andre Tylor Young
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 10 years experience
(407) 422-4000 1115 E. Livingston Street
Orlando, FL 32803
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
The Young Law Firm of Florida, LLC provides companies, non-profit organizations, families, and individuals with the legal representation they need to resolve the critical issues impacting their lives and businesses. We will guide you through your concerns and help you find the right solution. You deserve legal counsel who puts your welfare first while providing aggressive advocacy, sound advice, and protection of your rights. At the Young Law Firm of Florida, we provide individualized service to ensure your needs are met. All of our clients meet with Attorney Andre T. Young and are supported by a competent team of highly...
Christopher Bruce Bailey
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Saint Cloud, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 2 years experience
(407) 957-9686
Ext. 3
1320 Jersey Ave
Saint Cloud, FL 34769
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Bankruptcy, Criminal and DUI
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Growing up in Central Florida, Mr. Bailey decided to stay local when pursuing a higher education. Attending the University of Central Florida, Mr. Bailey obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice in 2012. While completing this degree and afterwards, Mr. Bailey worked for a large firm handling Bankruptcy cases for those who had fallen on hard times, especially those caused by the mortgage crisis. Mr. Bailey was inspired to go to law school by the work and dedication of the attorneys he worked with for years. Mr. Bailey obtained his Juris Doctorate in December 2016.
Mr. Bailey focuses his...
Kristen Marena Jackson
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 35 years experience
(407) 363-9020 5401 S Kirkman Rd Suite 310
Orlando, FL 32819
Estate Planning, Business, Elder and Real Estate
Washington University School of Law and Stetson University
Attorney Kristen M. Jackson is the founding partner at Jackson Montoya Law Firm. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale in 1974, and then another from the University of South Florida in 1981. Ms. Jackson then earned a Juris Doctorate from Stetson University in 1983, and an LLM in Taxation from Washington School of Law in 1983. Attorney Jackson established Jackson Montoya Law firm in 1996, after working for various other firms for 12 years. At the firm, Ms. Jackson focuses her practice on estate planning, probate and trust administration, elder law, business...
S. I. Valbh
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 22 years experience
(855) 473-1818 1524 N. John Young Parkway
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Elder, Probate and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and Drake University Law School
S.I. Valbh is an Of Counsel attorney for the Central Florida law firm of Bogin, Munns & Munns. He specializes in Business Law, Estate Planning & Probate Law, Tax Law, Civil Litigation, and Commercial Litigation.

He received his B.S. from Florida State University, double-majoring in Finance and Accounting (1994). He earned his J.D. from Drake University College of Law (graduating With Honors in 1997) and his LL. M from the Georgetown University Law Center (graduating With Distinction in 1998).

Mr. Valbh assists with Estate and Trust Administration, Business and Commercial Transactions, Corporate and Partnership Tax Planning, and representation before the...
Joshua J. Tejes
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 11 years experience
(407) 734-5166 609 East Central Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32801
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Probate
Florida Coastal School of Law
Attorney Joshua Tejes is a member and managing attorney of Tejes Law, PLLC. Josh received his undergraduate degree from Pensacola Christian College and his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association and the Central Florida Bankruptcy Bar Association. Before becoming a member of Tejes Law, PLLC, Josh worked as an associate attorney in several bankruptcy and civil litigation law firms. Josh focuses his practice on consumer advocacy, bankruptcy law, debt defense, debt harassment, foreclosure defense, estate planning, and probate.
Sanford Michael Estroff
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LAKELAND, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 39 years experience
(863) 646-4900 P.O. Box 5245
LAKELAND, FL 33807
Estate Planning, Arbitration & Mediation and Foreclosure Defense
Tulane University School of Law
I have recently decided to concentrate solely on County and Circuit Court civil mediations and arbitrations. I would future referrals for my services in these areas. The reason for my decision to concentrate solely upon mediation and arbitration is due to the desire to help parties reach settlement without having a Judge or Court impose a Judgment upon them. I believe self-determination is far superior to formal litigation in Court. ...
Robert MacDonald
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 38 years experience
(855) 473-1818 1524 N. John Young Parkway
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Business, Real Estate and Tax
University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law
Robert S. MacDonald is a Business Law attorney for the Central Florida law firm of Bogin, Munns & Munns. Mr. MacDonald's practice areas include Tax Law, Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, Real Estate, Business Formation, LLC Formation, and more. He has practiced law for over 30 years, and is a graduate of the University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law.
Ashley Ivanov
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Lithia, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 9 years experience
(813) 436-0288 11116 Foster Carriage Rd.
Lithia, FL 33547
Estate Planning and Probate
Vermont Law School
Ashley Ivanov is a nonpartisan candidate for judge (www.voteashleyivanov.com), Hillsborough County 13th Circuit Court, Group 18. Ashley Ivanov's professional history includes working for a large international law firm and small to mid-size law firms, as well as clerking within a division of the Executive Office of the United States President. She has represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of causes of action, including matters related to breach of contract, deceptive and unfair trade practices, construction defect, foreclosure, breach of fiduciary responsibilities, and real estate. She currently focuses her practice primarily on probate and estate planning. Ashley uses her...
Joshua W Westcott
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 11 years experience
(863) 660-2223 122 E. Main Street, #211
Lakeland, FL 33801
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Criminal, Divorce and Probate
Barry University
As a practicing attorney in Polk County, Florida, for almost ten years, I'm proud to offer my clients advice and representation in the areas of family law, criminal defense, and elder law. My vision is to bring a personal feel and approach to each of my client's legal concerns. It is my goal to give each client effective advice and craft personal solutions for difficult legal matters. I'm privileged to be part of the Polk County community, and proud to know that when the good people of this community need my guidance and experience, I'll be here for them.
Robert Waller Bivins
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Valrico, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 34 years experience
(813) 643-4900 1060 Bloomingdale Ave
Valrico, FL 33596
Estate Planning, Agricultural, Business and Probate
University of Florida
Kevin Sullivan
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Zephyrhills, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 2 years experience
(813) 598-4868 5720 Gall Blvd Suite 4
Zephyrhills, FL 33542
Estate Planning and Personal Injury
Kevin L. Sullivan II was raised in Tampa, Florida. Kevin attended First Baptist Christian High School and graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors. He attended Saint Leo University for his undergraduate education, where he graduated cum laude from the Honors Program with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. While at Saint Leo University, Kevin was a Resident Assistant, Vice President of Finance for the Student Government Union, and a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. Due to his superior involvement and dedication to the Fraternity, Kevin was the first undergraduate in the TKE’s history, out of over 275,000 men, to...
Daniel Medina
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 25 years experience
(863) 682-9730 402 S Kentucky Ave Ste 660
Lakeland, FL 33801
Estate Planning, Elder, Probate and Tax
University of Florida and University of Florida
Justin A. Meyer
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 7 years experience
(321) 888-3334 6900 Tavistock Lakes Boulevard
Suite 400
Orlando, FL 32827
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Business, Elder and Probate
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
I have worked for Finra, a financial regulator; LeClairRyan; and the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia. I have been recognized as a Technology Litigation Fellow by the Center for Legal and Court Technology, in Williamsburg, Virginia and was selected to participate in the Center’s annual lab trial. I focus on corporate law and estate planning for the small business owner. During my time at Finra, I worked in Registration and Disclosure, developing policies relating to past criminal sanctions, as well as assisting in decisions regarding expungment of customer complaints against registered brokers. While at LeClairRyan, I...
Alisha Jimenez
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 5 years experience
(407) 494-0244 121 S. Orange Avenue
Suite 1110
Orlando, FL 32801
Estate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Florida A&M University College of Law
Alisha S. Jimenez, Esquire, is a licensed Real Estate & Estate Planning Orlando lawyer, focusing her practice on Timeshare Law, Real Estate Law, Estate Planning and Probate Law in Florida and New Jersey. Ms. Jimenez enjoys assisting Florida and New Jersey clients with the planning of their estates. Estate Planning Clients in need of a Will, Florida Trust, Durable Power of Attorney and Health Directives, can contact our office for a free review to determine their estate planning needs. In addition to her law degree, Ms. Jimenez is a licensed Florida Real Estate Agent. Our...
Heather M Barry
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 8 years experience
(407) 932-3933 5728 Major Boulevard, Ste. 502
Orlando, FL 32819
Free ConsultationEstate Planning and Elder
Florida A&M University College of Law
Attorney Heather Barry grew up in Napa Valley, California as the youngest of three children. She pursued a variety of interests including Girl Scouts, dance, music, baseball and gymnastics. In high school Ms. Barry participated in Air Force ROTC, campus leadership and had the privilege to serve as a prosecutor in her government class mock trial where she first got her first exposure to law. Ms. Barry moved to Orlando, Florida in 2004 for college where she majored in Entertainment Business at Full Sail University and minored in Recording Arts. During her degree program Ms. Barry took several law...
Scott Schlegel
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 22 years experience
(407) 648-0280 330 E. Central Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32801
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Divorce, Family and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
Jeffrey A. Dowd
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Brandon, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 22 years experience
(813) 773-3529 156 W. Robertson St.
Brandon, FL 33511-5112
Estate Planning, Business and Probate
University of Akron School of Law
I am an entrepreneur at heart and went to college to study business. While in college I began working at a law firm, where I discovered my passion for the law. While in law school, I focused my studies on business law, and wills, trusts and estates. I graduated from law school in May of 1996 and was admitted to the Florida Bar in September 1996.

My first job out of law school was working for a sole practitioner representing businesses in workers compensation cases. Soon thereafter I took a job with an international law firm managing a satellite office in...
Mr. Leighton J Hyde
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Riverview, FL Estate Planning Attorney
(813) 870-9555 10845 Boyette Road
Riverview, FL 33569
Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant, Probate and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
REAL ESTATE LAW We handle all aspects of residential and commercial real estate transactions including: contract drafting, due diligence, negotiations, contract review, title insurance, lease preparation and review, land trusts, quieting title, mortgage and note preparation and more. Are you are a seller, buyer, tenant, landlord, or lender involved in a real estate transaction? Call The Law Office of Leighton J. Hyde, P.A. for a free consultation. If you decide to hire us, we will work diligently to protect your interests. We are also equipped to handle your real estate litigation matters including: evictions, contract disputes, fraud and misrepresentation, code...
Shannon M Houk
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Lithia, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 21 years experience
(813) 422-5622 5668 Fishhawk Crossing Blvd. #109
Lithia, FL 33547
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Business and Elder
University of Miami School of Law
David Howard Abrams
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 13 years experience
(407) 385-0529 200 N. Thornton Ave
Orlando, FL 32801
Estate Planning, Appeals, Bankruptcy and Business
Concord Law School, The George Washington University Law School and Florida A&M University College of Law
The Law Office of David H. Abrams in Orlando, Florida provides legal services in: Aviation Law Bankruptcy Commercial & Civil Litigation Corporate Law Computer & Internet Law Copyright & Trademark Estate, Elder Law, & Probate Family Law Real Estate
Marty Stone
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 19 years experience
(321) 443-4643 14142 Amelia Island Way
Orlando, FL 32828
Estate Planning, Business, Employment and Real Estate
University of Miami
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