River Ranch, Florida Estate Planning Lawyers

Mr. Robin M. Petersen Esq.
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Viera, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 37 years experience
8085 Spyglass Hill Road
Viera, FL 32940
Estate Planning, Elder and Probate
Florida State University College of Law
I specialize in a traditional Elder Law practice: guardianships and incapacity planning, asset protection for nursing home care, estate planning, estate administrations, wills, trusts, powers of attorney, health care surrogate designations, and living wills. I also plan for minimizing estate taxes.
Kevin Sanderson
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Sarasota , FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 17 years experience
(941) 444-1548 SnugHarbor Village Office Complex
7717 Holiday Drive
Sarasota , FL 34321
Estate Planning, Divorce, Employment and Probate
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Kevin Sanderson serves your legal needs throughout all of West Central Florida, including Sarasota, Casey Key, Siesta Key, Longboat Key, Bradenton, North Port, Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Fort Myers, Arcadia, Englewood, and Naples.

Education
Kevin F. Sanderson is a graduate of Boston University (B.A., Psychology) and obtained his juris doctor from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, FL. He continued his education, obtaining his LL.M. (legal laureate masters) in international taxation and offshore finance, also at St. Thomas University School of Law. Kevin was born and raised in New Jersey.

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Mr. Sanderson is a member of the Florida Bar, a member...
Jason E. Neufeld
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 12 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. ...
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...
Karen Harkness Houser
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 27 years experience
(855) 473-1818 8226 N. Wickham Road, Suite 201
Suntrust Building
Melbourne, FL 32804
Estate Planning, Elder, Probate and Real Estate
St. Thomas University School of Law
Karen Harkness Houser is an attorney with the Central Florida law firm of Bogin, Munns & Munns, operating out of the firm's Melbourne office. She specializes in Commercial & Residential Real Estate, Corporate Law, Estate Planning, and Elder Law.

She graduated from Virginia Tech with her B.S. in 1981 and received her J.D. from the St. Thomas University School of Law in 1991. In 1992, Ms. Houser earned her LL.M in Taxation from the esteemed College of William and Mary.

She has handled numerous cases including Office, Warehouse, Shopping Center & Hotel Projects, Acquisition & Disposition of Raw Land, Construction...
Matthew John Monaghan
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 21 years experience
474 N Harbor City Blvd
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Melbourne, FL 32935
Estate Planning, Business, Employment and Probate
Florida State University College of Law
Matthew is a native of Florida and Brevard County and was raised locally in Merritt Island. Matthew has an extensive and diverse education which includes a bachelor’s degree in accounting, a master’s degree in taxation, and a law degree. Prior to practicing law Matthew acquired his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license and worked in public and private accounting for several years before entering law school. Matthew’s unique background in law, accounting, and taxation provide a unique perspective that is unmatched by most attorneys. Matthew has been located in the same office in Cocoa for the past 15 years practicing...
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...
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...
Sanford Michael Estroff
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LAKELAND, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 40 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. ...
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...
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.
Ruth Rhodes
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 13 years experience
(321) 610-4542 1751 Sarno Road
Suite 2
Melbourne, FL 32935
Estate Planning, Elder and Probate
Florida A&M University College of Law
Attorney Ruth Rhodes is the owner of Rhodes Law, P.A., a Helping Seniors of Brevard Board Member, and a resident business at One Senior Place. Ruth C. Rhodes and Rhodes Law, P.A. help individuals and families with all areas of Elder Law, which includes, but not limited to, Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Guardianship, Probate and Trust Administration, and Medicaid Planning.

She graduated Valedictorian from the College of Law at Florida A&M University, and has more than 20 years of experience working in the legal field with more than 12 years as a practicing attorney.

Ms. Rhodes understands...
Susan J Prado
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Vero Beach, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 5 years experience
(772) 766-9084 3710 20th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Estate Planning, Immigration and Tax
Florida A&M University College of Law
I was born and raised here in Vero Beach, FL so it was no surprise as to where I wanted to come back and settle down to raise my family after law school. I attended the University of Florida for undergrad where I received my B.A. in Criminology. Wanting a bigger city and change of scenery I later attended Florida A&M College of Law where I received my J.D. After graduation I worked for a few months for a different Immigration firm when I was offered a position at a tax resolution firm that I previously worked for as a...
Cynthia VanDeVoorde Hall
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Palm Bay, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 15 years experience
(321) 345-8622 754 Malabar Rd SE
Suite 1
Palm Bay, FL 32907
Estate Planning, Business, Elder and Probate
Georgetown University Law Center
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...
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.
Kimberli Trader
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 3 years experience
(321) 723-6731 903 E. Strawbridge Ave.
Melbourne, FL 32901
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Domestic Violence, Family and Probate
Florida Coastal School of Law
Let’s admit it—law can be boring, but Kimberli Trader is anything but that! Born and raised in the Sunshine State, this third-generation attorney has been training since birth. Kimberli graduated from Melbourne High School, the University of Central Florida (Go Knights!), and Florida Coastal School of Law where she received her Juris Doctorate. Kimberli loves Brevard County and she is beyond proud to serve her community and give back to the town that has shaped her, personally and professionally.

When she’s not in the office, Kimberli answers to the little voice calling her mom and the soft meows begging at her...
Jennifer Kerkhoff
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Rockledge, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 16 years experience
(321) 574-1095 3585 Murrell Road, Ste. B
Rockledge, FL 32955
Free ConsultationEstate Planning and Probate
University of Florida
Handles all aspects of probate and trust administration. Offers estate planning and documents, such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney, various types of deeds, and business entity creation. The firm also accepts contract cases from firms and corporate clients for dispositive motions and oral arguments in probate, trust, and civil matters. Offices located in Rockledge, Tampa, and Ocala. In cases where time is of the essence, virtual appointments are available. Call (321) 574-1095 today to schedule an appointment at the office nearest you.
Mitchell Scott Goldman
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Cocoa, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 35 years experience
(321) 639-1320 96 Willard St,
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Cocoa, FL 32922
Estate Planning, Business, Foreclosure Defense and Probate
Washington University School of Law
L. Caleb Wilson
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 10 years experience
(863) 647-3778 4927 Southfork Drive
Lakeland, FL 33813
Estate Planning, Elder and Probate
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Caleb was born in Lakeland, Florida, and raised in Frostproof, Florida. After graduating high school in 2001, Caleb spent the next four years in Gainesville, Florida, and obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business, with honors, in 2005 from the University of Florida, and obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Barry University College of Law in May of 2009. After taking the July 2009 Florida Bar Exam, Caleb was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2009, and is a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law and the Tax Law sections as well as the Young...
David Albrecht
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Vero Beach, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 46 years experience
(772) 567-3424 2012 28th Avenue
Vero Beach, FL 32961
Estate Planning, Business, Probate and Real Estate
When you come to David F. Albrecht law office, you can have confidence that your case can receive the care it requires from a Vero Beach probate lawyer. Attorney Albrecht is experienced, competent, and ready to take on your case and fight for you. He has dealt with all kinds of issues and cases and is equipped and qualified to take on your case and support you today. He worked for 15 years as an accredited adjunct college professor at Indian River State College. He is a member of The American Association of Christian Counselors, the International Christian Coaches Association,...
Ruth E Singer
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Satellite Beach, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 11 years experience
(321) 804-3266 476 Highway A1A, Suite 4F
Satellite Beach, FL 32837
Estate Planning, Criminal, Insurance Defense and Military
Florida A&M University College of Law
Tyler G. Puttick
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 5 years experience
(772) 231-4440 1901 South Harbor City Blvd
Suite 500
Melbourne, FL 32901
Estate Planning, Elder, Probate and Real Estate
Stetson University College of Law
Tyler Puttick joined the law firm of Rossway Swan in 2018 and practices in the areas of real estate law, probate and trust administration, estate planning and general corporate law. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Puttick served as a Law Clerk for the Firm in 2013 and later practiced at a boutique firm serving clients on the Treasure and Space Coasts.

Mr. Puttick earned his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law, where he was a member of the selective Elder Law Concentration Program and the Elder Law Society. He received a Certificate of Concentration in Elder Law...
Mari Parsons
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Sebastian, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 34 years experience
(772) 589-4354 1327 N Central Ave
Sebastian, FL 32958
Estate Planning, Business, Divorce and Probate
Southwestern University School of Law
Michele Anne Biecker
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Cocoa, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 34 years experience
(321) 693-0850 230 Forrest Ave
Cocoa, FL 32922
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Divorce, Family and Probate
Nova Southeastern University
Handles cases involving Divorce, Child Support, Time-Sharing, Modifications, Alimony and Relocation in the Family Law field, since 1995. Also counsel with clients for Estate Planning, including Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney, and Health Care Documents, since 1996. Handles Probate of Estates since 1996. Handle both Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy cases, and other debt assistance. Am admitted to Florida Bar as required of all Florida attorneys, Orange County Bar Association, Brevard County Bar Association, US District Court for Middle District of Florida and since 2012 United State Supreme Court. Represent children in dependency court in...
Steven Alexander Long
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 39 years experience
(321) 243-4963 301 Darrow Avenue
Melbourne, FL 32901
Free ConsultationEstate Planning, Elder, Family and Probate
Wake Forest University School of Law
Wayne Jentis
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 18 years experience
(321) 984-4100 1900 S. Harbor City Blvd
Suite 315
Melbourne, FL 32901
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Seton Hall University School of Law and University of Oxford, Oxford England
Wayne F. Jentis, Esq.

• Member in Good Standing of the State of Florida Bar

• Member in Good Standing of the State of New Jersey Bar

• Member in Good Standing of the State of New York Bar

• Admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

• Member Brevard County Bar Association

• Member Florida Bar Association and Family Law Section

• Member of the American Bar Association

• Member New Jersey Bar Association and Family Law Section

• Member Mercer County Bar Association

• Prior Law Clerk to the Honorable F. Lee Forrester.
(During Presiding Judgeship of the Family Part, Superior...
Ricardo Santander
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 18 years experience
(863) 937-9175 206 Easton Drive
Lakeland, FL 33803
Estate Planning, Business, Criminal and Divorce
University of Miami School of Law
Eric Enrique
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Rockledge, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 18 years experience
(321) 638-2009 836 Executive Lane
Rockledge, FL 32955
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Immigration
The Enrique Law Firm has been representing its clients’ legal needs since 2001. With over 20 years of legal experience, we are committed to providing excellent legal representation to our clients. The dedicated staff at the Enrique Law Firm has experience covering a broad range of issues often encountered by our local residents. For those with specialized needs, we have also developed a network of trusted attorneys experienced in other fields of law. It’s our privilege to refer clients to other specialists when appropriate for their needs.
Desiree Sanchez
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 16 years experience
(407) 236-0502 417 Bryan Street
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy and Probate
Northeastern University School of Law
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
Mary Jane Matheny
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Sebring, FL Estate Planning Attorney with 41 years experience
(863) 385-4951 1570 Lakeview Dr, Suite 3
Sebring, FL 33870
Estate Planning
Florida State University College of Law
I strictly specialize in estate planning - wills, trusts, power of attorney and probate.
Robert E Livingston
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SEBRING, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 25 years experience
(863) 385-5156 445 S COMMERCE AVE
SEBRING, FL 33870
Estate Planning and Probate
Stephen Dedalus Korshak
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Orlando, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 34 years experience
(407) 855-3333 8680 Commodity Cir
Orlando, FL 32819
Estate Planning
John Joseph Wright
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 24 years experience
(321) 254-3939 924 Garfield Street
Melbourne, FL 32935
Estate Planning, Business, IP and Probate
Duke University School of Law
Joy Carpenter
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 23 years experience
(407) 343-7737 222 S Vernon Ave
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Florida
Kathy D. Sheive
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Kissimmee, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 31 years experience
(407) 944-4010 318 N. John Young Parkway
Suite 2
Kissimmee, FL 34741
Estate Planning, Business, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Stetson University College of Law
Amy Marie Romaine
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Rockledge, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 16 years experience
3585 Murrell Rd., Ste. B
Rockledge, FL 32955
Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Probate
St. Thomas University School of Law
Eric John Olson
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Lakeland, FL Estate Planning Lawyer with 19 years experience
(863) 688-3606 206 Easton Dr.
Lakeland, FL 38803
Estate Planning, Bankruptcy, Elder and Foreclosure Defense
St. Thomas University School of Law
Jessica Lynn Silva
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Melbourne, FL Estate Planning Lawyer
(321) 474-2034 7341 Office Park Place
Suite 202
Melbourne, FL 32940
Estate Planning, Arbitration & Mediation, Elder and Probate
Florida A&M University College of Law
Jessica practices as an attorney in the areas of Estate Planning, Trust Administration, Probate Administration and Elder Law. In addition, Jessica is also a Florida Supreme Court Certified County Mediator. Prior to starting her own firm, Law Office of Jessica Lynn Silva, PLLC, Jessica was an Associate Attorney with Panouses Law Group.

Before practicing law, Jessica garnered legal experience through her previous roles as Judicial Assistant to Brevard County Judge David E. Silverman for four years, and as a Civil Litigation Paralegal, Real Estate Paralegal, Certified Notary Signing Agent, Real Estate Agent, Florida Mortgage Broker, Real Estate...
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Estate planning arranges for the transfer of an individual's estate at the time of death. An estate consists of all property owned at death before it is distributed by will, trust, or intestacy laws. An estate may contain both real property and personal property. Estate planning allows an individual to decide exactly who will benefit from his or her estate, and to what extent. It can also reduce the taxes imposed on the transfer of assets at death.

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