Odessa, Florida Estate Planning Lawyers

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Mr. Jerrold Edward Slutzky
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Land O' Lakes, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 42 years experience
(813) 909-1515 20719 Sterlington Drive
Suite 103
Land O' Lakes, FL 34638
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Business and Probate
The John Marshall Law School
Jerrold E. Slutzky, J.D., CFP® is a Florida-licensed Attorney at Law and owner of The Slutzky Law Firm, which focuses primarily on Estate Planning Services ( wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney, health care surrogate designations, living wills, probate, guardianships, etc.) and Small Business Legal Services (start-ups, buy-sell agreements, drafting of legal documents, contract negotiations, succession planning, and general business law, counseling, and advice. Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from the University of Illinois ( Champaign -Urbana ), and a Juris Doctor Degree in Law from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Illinois
Melanie Quattrone
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 10 years experience
(813) 769-5170 16114 N. Florida Ave.
Lutz, FL 33549
Estate Planning, Divorce, Family and Probate
Stetson University
D. Michael Lins
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 34 years experience
(813) 386-5768 14497 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Suite 160-N
Tampa, FL 33618
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Elder, Personal Injury and Probate
Florida State University College of Law
I am an attorney with over thirty years of law practice experience in the Tampa Bay area. My practice concentrates in the areas of estate planning, probate, estate litigation, elder law, business and contract law, personal injury and wrongful death, .
Spiro Tilemachos Komninos
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 19 years experience
(813) 251-3444 4124 West Linebaugh Avenue
Tampa, FL 33624
Estate Planning, Arbitration & Mediation, Probate and Stockbroker Fraud
South Texas College of Law
At Komninos Law Firm, PA, we measure our success by the value we create for our clients. We are focused on achieving positive results and providing outstanding client service to each and every client. Our law firm has successfully represented clients facing complex legal issues. Our law firm is more than up for the challenge of taking on all types of litigation and transactional matters. With main offices in Tampa we represent clients across Florida. We are proud to represent a diverse clientele. Many of our clients are small-business owners, such as commercial builders, restaurant and service station owners,...
Barbara Brown
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 21 years experience
(866) 863-7545 11373 Countryway Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33626
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Probate
St. Mary's University School of Law and St. Mary's University School of Law
Since opening its doors in 2006, Brown & Associates has helped clients with tough personal and business choices. We believe in helping clients to make informed and educated decisions that best suit their situation not only now but also for the future. Whether it is a financial decision such as filing for Bankruptcy relief, defending a foreclosure, negotiating a Loan Modification or a Shot Sale, or Real Estate matters such as selling or buying a property or entering into a Lease agreement as the Landlord or the Tenant, our one and only job is help you make the...
Shontane Spiegel
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Palm Harbor, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 2 years experience
(727) 221-0991 36408 US Highway 19 N.
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Free ConsultationEstate Planning and Probate
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Shontane Spiegel, a lifelong resident of Florida, was born and raised in the Tampa Bay area. Her deep community roots, passion for people, and desire to help those who need it most allow her to provide clients with dedicated legal services. As one of Florida’s up and coming attorneys, she offers her clients a distinguished combination of legal expertise and a compassionate approach to client representation. Whether she is helping you with a comprehensive estate plan, guiding a matter through the probate process or assisting a trustee or beneficiary with the administration of a trust, her zealous advocacy and relentless...
Nadia Phanco
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 5 years experience
(813) 533-5555 5121 Ehrlich Rd., Ste 107-A
Tampa, FL 33624
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Divorce, Family and Real Estate
Florida Coastal School of Law
The Attorneys at Glenn and Phanco, P.A., practice solely in the area of Marital and Family Law and pride themselves on their mission to drive and change the legal industry, while providing first class service they know each client truly deserves. The Attorneys at Glenn and Phanco, P.A., understand the emotional turmoil and life changing circumstances surrounded in each family law case and are both passionate and compassionate in navigating through the legal processes that are tailored to meet each client's needs. If you are looking to hire an Attorney who genuinely cares about your legal affairs and will fight...
Nicole M. Whitaker
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer
(813) 575-0854 Civic Memorial Office Center
6601 Memorial Highway
Tampa, FL 33615
Estate Planning, Family and Immigration
University of Baltimore School of Law
Nicole M. Whitaker, owner of Whitaker Legal, LLC, is also an adjunct professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law where she teaches Legal Analysis, Research and Writing. Ms. Whitaker splits her time between the Towson, Maryland and Tampa, Florida offices. After living in Madrid, Spain, Ms. Whitaker speaks Spanish fluently. In her free time, she teaches English as a Second Language for the Community College of Baltimore County.
William T. Bonner
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 16 years experience
(813) 949-6008 280 Crystal Grove Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Bankruptcy and Real Estate
Loyola Marymount University
Each Tampa bankruptcy attorney at B&B Law Group has years of experience serving clients throughout the greater Tampa Bay area. Our attorneys have extensive experience in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy. We believe that every client deserves dedicated representation. Our attorneys work closely with clients to explain the law, answer questions, return calls promptly and keep clients informed throughout the duration of their case. At B&B Law Group, you can be confident that you are in the hands of experienced professionals who are committed to providing the quality legal representation you require.
Gary Davis
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New Port Richey, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 39 years experience
(727) 376-3330 9020 Rancho del Rio Dr., Ste. 101
New Port Richey, FL 34655
Estate Planning, Business, Probate and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
Gary L. Davis is the sole practitioner of Gary L. Davis, PA and also serves as president of 1st Affiliated Title Services, Inc. He received his bachelor’s degree in government and international affairs from Florida State University in 1977 and his juris doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1979. Gary began his career serving as an assistant state attorney for the 6th Judicial Circuit. In 1984, he entered private practice in New Port Richey His law practice focuses on wills and estate planning, trusts, probate, guardianships, commercial and private real estate, foreclosure, corporate/business law, incorporation...
Craig A. Epifanio
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Florida Estate Planning Lawyer with 22 years experience

An Experienced and Aggressive Legal Advocate Providing Attentive and Caring Client Service Along Florida's Gulf Coast Lawyer Craig A. Epifanio began his practice of law solely defending those accused of a crime. He... Read More »
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Jay William Moreland
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New Port Richey, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 42 years experience
(727) 847-2083 8520 Government Dr. Suite 2
New Port Richey, FL 34654
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Landlord Tenant and Probate
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Genevieve H Torres
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 11 years experience
(813) 443-2132 16114 North Florida Avenue
Lutz, FL 33549
Estate Planning, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Stetson University College of Law
Mr. Mark Jerome Albrechta Esquire
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 37 years experience
(813) 265-4036 3837 Northdale Blvd., Ste. 346
Tampa, FL 33624-1841
Estate Planning, Business and Real Estate
The University of Toledo College of Law
Natalia Ouellette
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 10 years experience
P.O. Box 340626
Tampa, FL 33694
Estate Planning, Business, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
Natalia has successfully completed nearly a thousand Tax Deed cases and has skillfully represented foreclosure bidders in hundreds of cases.

She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of South Florida (2005), a Masters in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and International Business from the University of South Florida (2010), and a Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude, from Stetson University College of Law (2009).

She has been practicing real estate, title insurance, business, and estate planning law for nearly a decade. She is fluent in Spanish and French, loves the business world, and enjoys traveling...
Travis Watson
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 11 years experience
(813) 579-5588 17862 Hunting Bow Circle
Suite 102
Lutz, FL 33558
Estate Planning, Business, Health Care and Insurance Claims
Florida State University College of Law
Patricia Luvisi Ferrari
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Land O Lakes, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 38 years experience
(813) 597-8348 19439 Shumard Oak Drive
Land O Lakes, FL 34638
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Elder, Insurance Claims and Probate
The John Marshall Law School
Attorney Ferrari specializes in small business and estate planning, asset protection, and insurance claims and disputes. She believes in giving back to the community and is on the Board of Directors of The Volunteer Way of Pasco County, Florida, 2nd Vice AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, Post 9, Odessa, Florida and the 2011 recipent of the Doris A. Miller Child Welfare Memorial Award, Florida AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary
Ralph Fisher
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 36 years experience
(813) 949-2749 18125 N. US Hwy 41
Suite 109
Lutz, FL 33549
Estate Planning, Collections, Consumer and Criminal
Timothy George Hayes
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Lutz, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 36 years experience
(813) 949-6525 21859 State Road 54, Suite 200
Lutz, FL 33549
Estate Planning, Business, Elder and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
General law practice in Pasco County and Hillsborough County with emphasis in areas of Business Law, Corporations, Wills, Probate, Real Estate (residential, commercial) and Zoning & Permitting
John Raymond O'Connor
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 37 years experience
(813) 964-1617 4120 Brentwood Park Cir
Tampa, FL 33624
Estate Planning, Business, Employment and Immigration
Inter American University School of Law
Bilingual attorney admitted to practice in both local and federal courts and government agencies in Florida, New York and Puerto Rico. Engage mainly with multinational business entities in and out of Puerto Rico, representing these companies with business, corporate law, litigation, tax exemption, however not limited thereto. Involved with matters and issues concerning industrial promotion under the scope of the Economic Development Administration's programs and related governmental agencies and entities. Legal Counsel for several entities not limited to Acts 73,22 and 20, etc. in Florida, New York and Puerto Rico.
Ellen S Deutsch Taylor
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Tarpon Springs, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 42 years experience
(727) 365-3121 P.O. Box 220
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Estate Planning, Elder, Foreclosure Defense and Probate
William L. Vinson
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Tarpon Springs, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 37 years experience
(727) 937-6113 110 S. Levis Avenue
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-4359
Estate Planning and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
Gary L Printy Jr.
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer
(813) 434-0649 3411 West Fletcher Ave
Suite A
Tampa, FL 33618
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Employment and Medical Malpractice
Gary L. Printy, Jr. lives in Tampa, Florida with his wife Caroline. He works with his father at the law firm of Printy & Printy, P.A. He represents individuals facing employment discrimination or physical injury due to another's negligence. He also represents clients in medical malpractice, bankruptcy and in wills, estates & probate.
Laurie C Satel
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TAMPA, FL Estate Planning Lawyer
(813) 563-0636 3903 NORTHDALE BLVD
SUITE 100E
TAMPA, FL 33624
Estate Planning, Business, Probate and Real Estate
University of Florida
William Brian Rambaum
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Oldsmar, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 39 years experience
(727) 781-5357 3684 Tampa Rd #2
Oldsmar, FL 34677
Estate Planning, Elder and Probate
Mr.  C. Todd Marks
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 18 years experience
(813) 490-5211 12029 Whitmarsh Lane
Tampa, FL 33626
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Business and Construction
George Mason University School of Law
Daryl Dykeman
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Tampa , FL Estate Planning Attorney with 30 years experience
(813) 407-7882 P.O. Box 262
Tampa , FL 33548
Estate Planning, Business, DUI and Family
Walter B Shurden Jr.
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Clearwater, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 20 years experience
611 Druid Road East
Suite 712
Clearwater, FL 33756
Estate Planning, Elder and Probate
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
Walt Shurden is a Florida Board Certifed Elder Law Attorney and a former Georgia CPA who used to audit nursing homes and hopitals for a Medicare contractor. Now he represents families who seek Medicaid and VA eligibility because they need help paying for the high cost of long term care. He devises estate plans and asset protection plans for his clients. He also serves as fiduciary, and represents other fiduciaries in probate and trust administration proceedings. All four staff members are experienced and have been with the firm for over 10 years.
Craig A. Epifanio
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 22 years experience
(727) 528-1859 3220 Henderson Blvd
Tampa, FL 33609
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
An Experienced and Aggressive Legal Advocate Providing Attentive and Caring Client Service Along Florida's Gulf Coast Lawyer Craig A. Epifanio began his practice of law solely defending those accused of a crime. He gained considerable experience aggressively pursuing justice for those accused of all levels of crime, to the point that in 2005 he was elected as President of the Pinellas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (PACDL) for that year. He now uses his natural ability to listen and empathize in order to gain a clear picture of the events leading up to a client's arrest, assess each individual legal issue...
Jeffrey Peters Coleman
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Clearwater, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 34 years experience
(727) 461-7474 581 S Duncan Ave
Clearwater, FL 33756
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Personal Injury, Probate and Securities
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
I grew up in a large NAVY family. My father flew out of Tampa's MacDill Air Force Base in the sixties and I fell in love with the Tampa Bay community. After law school I came back to Florida to pursue my legal career with a passion for helping out individuals and famlies. I really enjoy the waterfront lifestyle here (when I can find the time to do so). I have a strong and long serving staff that makes client communication a top priority. My greatest joy is to work alongside my clients to help...
Lesly Carmen Longa
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 14 years experience
(813) 421-0190 1228 East 7th Avenue
Ste 200
Tampa, FL 33605
Free ConsultationEstate Planning and International
Boston University School of Law
Lesly Carmen Longa Vaillancourt litigated and defended claims on behalf of individuals against corporations for over 10 years. Today she focuses her practice on wills, estate planning and family mediation. Attorney Longa speaks Spanish, has represented foreign nationals in U.S. Courts, and also handles a variety of international matters for business and estate planning clients. She is a Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator who can help divorcing couples file for divorce and negotiate an agreement without attorneys, preserving the family's dignity and empowering folks to decide for themselves what is best for them and their children. ...
Nicole M Denmon
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 13 years experience
(813) 554-3232 2504 W CREST AVE
Tampa, FL 33614
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Stetson University College of Law
Nicole has resided in the Tampa Bay area for the last 20 years. She majored in criminology while attending Saint Leo University and interned with the United States Secret Service.

Upon graduation, Nicole attended Stetson University College of Law in Pinellas County, where she concentrated on trial advocacy. While attending school, she interned with the State Attorney’s Office for Pinellas County.

After law school, Nicole became the Assistant State Attorney for the Sixth Judicial Circuit for Pinellas County. During the three years, she was employed at the State Attorney’s Office, she prosecuted misdemeanors to serious crimes.

Nicole served as a...
Stephen  Lee
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 8 years experience
(833) 374-4487 3804 West North B St
Tampa, FL 33609
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
University of Notre Dame
We are a law firm based in the heart of Tampa with expertise in Family Law, Discrimination and Business Litigation. Our lawyers have collective experience of over 35 years handling cases just like yours. We are a boutique law firm focused on your rights and making sure that those rights are taken care of.

Our attorneys are able to provide the skills and expertise that may be found at larger firms without the overhead expenses many of these larger law firms typically pass on to its clients. We are passionate about helping to build our community and its businesses and work...
John Richert
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Clearwater, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 5 years experience
(727) 235-6461 5801 Ulmerton Road, Suite 100
Clearwater, FL 33760
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Business and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
John Richert is a Managing Attorney at Richert Quarles, P.A. He received his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida and a Master’s in Business Administration from Stetson University in Deland, Florida in May 2013. While at Stetson, John participated in Stetson’s pro bono program and was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity. Before attending Stetson, John attended the College of William and Mary located in Williamsburg, Virginia and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration majoring in Finance. John was admitted to the Florida Bar in September 2013. John’s practice is focused...
Brian David Arrighi
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Wesley Chapel, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 15 years experience
(813) 518-7411 26852 Tanic Drive
Suite 102
Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Probate and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
Brian Arrighi is a attorney in Tampa and founding partner of the North Tampa Law Group. His firm is dedicated to guiding Floridians through family law, real estate, estate planning and other civil law concerns. He holds memberships with the Florida Bar and Hillsborough County Bar Association. To receive more information, contact his team today and get a free consultation.
Mindi Beth Lasley
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 16 years experience
(813) 873-9047 1005 N. Marion St.
Tampa, FL 33602
Estate Planning, Divorce, Elder and Family
Florida State University College of Law and Florida State University College of Law
Mindi Lasley is a Tampa divorce attorney and focuses her practice in the areas of paternity, modification, child custody, child support and all aspects of family law. Ms. Lasley also handles estate planning and elder law cases and volunteers to assists non-profits assisting animals. Please contact family attorney Mindi Lasley for an experienced attorney to handle your case. Ms. Lasley has an office in both Tampa and St. Petersburg for your convenience.
John K. Carter
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St. Petersburg, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 29 years experience
(727) 456-8970 9455 Koger Blvd, Ste 102
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Business, DUI and Probate
University of Virginia School of Law
John Carter has more that 25 years in the financial services industry. He runs a law office in St. Petersburg. Until recently, John served as Chairman, President, and CEO of a $50 billion asset management company consisting of approximately 120 funds and 35 investment sub-advisers. He has a vast amount of experience, which includes working for a law firm (Skadden Arps), a federal regulator (SEC), and leading companies (Franklin Templeton, Citigroup, and Transamerica). He is licensed as an attorney in Florida, the District of Columbia, and Virginia. John currently is obtaining a Master of Theology from Saint Leo University, Dade...
Mr. Leighton J Hyde
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Attorney
(813) 870-9555 4100 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Suite 213
Tampa, FL 33609
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...
Patrick D. Quarles
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Clearwater, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 5 years experience
(727) 235-6461 13575 58th St. N
Clearwater, FL 33760
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Elder and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
Patrick D. Quarles is a shareholder attorney at Richert Quarles P.A.. Patrick was admitted to the bar in 2013. He received his Juris Doctor from Stetson University College of law in Gulfport, Florida. While at Stetson he participated in the Family Law Internship Program and interned for the City Attorney’s office in St. Petersburg, as well as the pro bono program. Before attending Stetson, Patrick worked for the Transportation Security Administration as a Supervisor and attended George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology. Prior to moving to Washington, D.C., Patrick...
Carol A Lawson
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Clearwater, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 21 years experience
(727) 410-2705 28870 US Highway 19 N #300
Clearwater, FL 33761
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Bankruptcy, Elder and Foreclosure Defense
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Patrick Cremeens
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Tampa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 13 years experience
(813) 839-2000 4707 W. Gandy Blvd.
Suite 8
Tampa, FL 33611
Estate Planning, Appeals, Business and Probate
Florida Coastal School of Law
We are a full-service law firm servicing clients in Tampa and throughout the State of Florida.
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