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Bob S.

Bob Schrader, Esq.

82 reviews
Bob Schrader is an attorney at law who has been practicing law for over three decades. He has been licensed to practice law in Florida. Bob received his J.D. in law from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center. He primarily specializes in assisting small businesses and startups with their legal matters. Bob also specializes in immigration law. He founded his own legal firm in June 2007.
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Jeff S.

Jeff Stoller

10 reviews
Having been an attorney and accountant, and taught both contract law and accounting at the University of Southern California, My work is focused on transactions, corporate ... read more
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Steve W.

Steve Wallace

21 reviews
After working for 10 years at large law firms, Steve Wallace founded the Wallace Law Group, P.L., where he specializes in commercial and residential real estate, corporate securities, and foreign investment in the U.S. He represents clients across the country as well as in Europe, South America, and the Middle East. Mr. Wallace is licensed to practice in Florida, Texas, and New York.
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Jared F.

Jared Firestone

15 reviews
Jared graduated from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, and also has a B.A. from Tulane University. His practice focuses on business law and contracts, real estate, imm... read more
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Jeffrey P.

Jeffrey Pomeranz

14 reviews
Jeffrey Pomeranz is an attorney at law who has been serving corporate clients for the past decade. He has been licensed to practice law in both New York and Florida. Jeffrey obtained his degree in law from the Florida State University. In addition to being an attorney, Jeffrey is also a licensed real estate broker. He is experienced in dealing with legal matters that involve labor and employment law. Jeffrey has been serving as a general counselor at TNC Capital since March 2017.
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Batya G.

Batya Goodman

5 reviews
As a Wall Street trained transactional deal lawyer now located in S. Florida, my career spans the billion dollar deal to the entrepreneurial idea needing to become a deal. ... read more
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Joycelyn B.

Joycelyn Brown

5 reviews
Joycelyn Brown is the managing partner at IPS Legal Group, P.A. After receiving a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University, Ms. Brown worked as an engineer in the ... read more
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Andrew G.

Andrew Graves

2 reviews
Andrew is a Florida licensed attorney with 4 years of experience. While Andrew has worked with Fortune 500 companies assisting drafting and negotiating multimillion dollar ... read more
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Matthew F.

Matthew Fornaro

19 reviews
Matthew Fornaro handles business, condominium and real estate litigation, and the drafting of business law documents. He is active in volunteer work, holding the positions of vice president of Sawgrass Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital, commissioner of Broward County Historical Commission, volunteer attorney at Mission United Veteran’s Project, and mentor at University of Florida Levin College.
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Bryan W.

Bryan Weber

18 reviews
Bryan Weber is an attorney that specializes in business law. He has 12 years’ experience and provideslitigation, transactional and other legal services to corporate clients’ in New York and Florida. He obtained a law degree from the Quinnipiac University School of Law. Bryan recently became a corporate counsel at SBA Communications. In the past, he has worked as an in-house attorney at a multi-billion-dollar company.
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Jared S.

Jared Stark

11 reviews
Jared Stark is a business attorney that focuses on trademark matters and general business law. He primarily assists startups and small business overcome legal obstacles, but have also worked with larger corporations. Jared has extensive experience with negotiating and drafting legal documents. He has a license to practice law in Florida and the District of Columbia. Jared is currently the managing attorney at Stark Business Law PLLC.
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Eric M.

Eric Masson

9 reviews
In addition to his law degree, Eric has an MBA and a bachelor's degree in management. His practice areas include business law, mergers and acquisitions, contract review and... read more
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Jeffrey B.

Jeffrey Berman

5 reviews
Jeffrey Berman is a business attorney that specializes in commercial contracts, business formation, employment issues, bankruptcy and various other cases related to business law. He has 11 years of experience as an attorney at law and is licensed to practice law in Florida. Jeffrey obtained his degree in law from the Nova Southeastern University. He was a senior associate at Kiuger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine P.L. since 2005, but left the company and started his own law firm in 2016.
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David C.

David Charlip

2 reviews
David Charlip has been admitted to practice law in numerous states, including Florida and New Jersey. He received an award for the best case comment in 1981 at the University of Florida. David was the chairman of the American Association for Justice between 2007 and 2009. He provides legal services in various areas to corporate clients, including foreclosure and employment. David received a J.D. in law at the University of Florida and also has a B.A. in political science.
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Candice G.

Candice Gidney

2 reviews
Candice Gidney primarily specializes in entertainment law, but also has experience in dealing with corporate legal matters. She has over 11 years of experience and was voted the best business lawyer in Miami. In 2014, Candice was voted as one of the 40 under 40 top lawyers in her state. Candice is currently a partner of the Candice Gidney Law Group. Prior to her partnership, Candice was a senior associate at Boyd & Jenerette.
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Mari R.

Mari Ribeiro

2 reviews
Mari Ribeiro is both a corporate attorney and a business woman. She specializes in providing legal services to small businesses and entrepreneurs. Mari is exceptionally experienced in dealing with commercial contracts, as well as mergers and acquisitions. She is licensed to practice law in Florida and received her legal degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law School. Since May 2016, Mari has been acting as the principal attorney at her own legal firm.
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Andrew S.

Andrew Shapiro

2 reviews
Andrew Shapiro is an attorney at law with half a decade worth of experience. He has built experience at one of the top law firms in the United States. Andrew practices law in Florida and holds a Juris Doctor in law, which he obtained from the University of Chicago Law School. He mainly specializes in dealing with legal matters that involves labor and employment law. On August 2017, Andrew co-founded Shapiro, P.A., where he now acts as a partner attorney.
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Mara G.

Mara Geronemus

2 reviews
Mara Geronemus is a business lawyer who has been serving corporate clients for the past 13 years. She has been licensed to practice law in both New York and Florida. Mara holds a J.D. degree in law, which she obtained from the New York University School of Law. She is experienced in dealing with commercial contracts, as well as in assisting startup companies with any legal hurdles they may face. Mara has been serving as an in-house counselor at The Second Shift since September 2017.
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Joshua M. G.

Joshua M. Gold

6 reviews
Joshua M. Gold is a Corporate Counselor who has handled many legal aspects of growing a business. Currently, Joshua is the Cofounder and Principal of his own virtual legal practice. Previously, he was General Counsel for Bespoke Growth Partners, Inc. Joshua has studied many different things and in 1994 McGill University awarded him the Jean E. Launay Medal for excellence in French Literature. He also studied Law with the McGill University.
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Yoel M.

Yoel Molina

2 reviews
Yoel “Mo” Molia is proud to be a lifelong resident of Miami, Florida and he has been practicing law there since 2001. He has also worked on cases across the state. His experiences include foreclosure, contracts, real estate, collection matters, leases, and employment matters, among others.
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Jared B.

Jared Blake Namm

2 reviews
Entrepreneurial business lawyer focused on achieving clients' objectives with creative and practical solutions. I focus my practice on entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized... read more
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Chad V.

Chad Van Horn

2 reviews
A leader in his community of Fort Lauderdale, Fl., Chad Van Horn strives to provide solutions and support to his bankruptcy clients as well as bring job opportunities to his community through his work in creating sound start-up ventures. As the founder of Van Horn Law Group, PA, he works with individuals and businesses with bankruptcies, debt consolidation, asset protection, and civil litigation.
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Ron R.

Ron Renzy

2 reviews
Based in Coral Springs, Ron Renzy is a founding partner of the firm Wallberg & Renzy. He brings 24 years of experience and works in litigation, appeals, contracts, and business law. He is an arbitrator for the Florida New Motor Vehicle Arbitration Board and is admitted to the bars of two Federal District Courts, multiple Federal Courts of Appeal, and the Supreme Court. Ron holds a J.D. from Stetson University College of Law.
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Pura R.

Pura Rodriguez, Jd, Mba

2 reviews
Pura Rodriguez works as the President and Managing Partner at A Physician’s Firm, which is considered a national healthcare law office. She helps a variety of healthcare companies and providers with business planning, fraud and abuse compliance, medical staff credentialing, HIPAA compliance, and more. Attorney Pura Rodriguez previously served in the capacity as General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer at a multi-specialty healthcare practice and was in charge of contracting and hiring healthcare providers.
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Jonathan K.

Jonathan Klurfeld

2 reviews
As a private attorney, Jonathan Klurfeld devotes time to each of his clients and pays close attention to detail and while supplying personal attention that is often impossible at a large law firm. His areas of practice include loan modification, ITS and second mortgage debt, and condominium matters. Mr. Klurfeld volunteered as a tax preparer through a program at St. Thomas University School of Law.
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Tara D.

Tara David

2 reviews
Currently, she is the President of the Law Offices of Tara David, P.A. Immediately after she attended Law School, Tara started working for an AV rated law firm which specialized in Corporate Defense. After that, she moved on to a small firm, getting experience in General Civil Law. While enrolled at the St. Thomas University School of Law, Tara was awarded as the best student in the study of Property. She graduated cum laude with her J.D. in 2011.
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Jonathan M.

Jonathan Macy

2 reviews
Jonathan Macy is a business attorney with more than 11 years of experience. He specializes in business operations, commercial contracts, real estate and related practice areas. Jonathan is licensed to practice law in Georgia and New York. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree in law from the New York Law School. Jonathan is the general counsel at McLarens Global Limited. Prior to this position, he was a senior legal consult at McLarens Aviation and also worked at Gidney & Company for one year.
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Ronald Scott (Ron) K.

Ronald Scott (Ron) Kaniuk

2 reviews
Ronald Scott is an up-and-coming lawyer working for Kaniuk Law Office, P.A. He is currently the founder and Principal Attorney of this law firm, handling matters regarding business and corporate law, civil litigation, bankruptcy, real estate, wills and probate, and other vital legal issues for both individuals and businesses. Ronald attended Saint John's University School of Law in 1993 and graduated with a J.D. in 1996. A few years later, he received his Master of Law Degree in Bankruptcy.
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Dameka D.

Dameka Davis

2 reviews
Dameka Davis has more than three years of experience and is situated in Florida. She mainly focuses on dealing with legal matters related to immigration law, labor and employment law, as well as debt and bankruptcy. Dameka obtained her J.D. in law from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School and also has a Bachelor’s in Economics. She recently became an associate at Coane and Associates. Prior to this position, she was an assistant state attorney.
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Diane D.

Diane Downs

2 reviews
Diane Downs is a corporate attorney that specializes in providing legal services to companies in the telecommunications and technology industries. She has represented Motorola, IBM, TelMex and many other corporate clients. Diane has 14 years of legal experience and received her legal degree from the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center. She also gained valuable experience as a corporate counsel at MTN Satellite Communications.
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Kiel G.

Kiel Green

2 reviews
Kiel is the Founder of Emerald Law, PLLC, a boutique transactional firm located in Hollywood, FL specializing in providing general counsel style legal services to small/med... read more
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Natalie G.

Natalie Guerra-Valdes

2 reviews
Natalie Guerra-Valdes has been practicing law in Florida for the last nine years. She is exceptionally experienced in dealing with real estate law, as well as other corporate lawsuits and disputes. Super Lawyers awarded Natalie the Florida Rising Star award in 2017. She obtained her degree in law from the University of Florida. Natalie has been acting as a shareholder of Valdes Law Firm PA since March 2013.
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Ryan W.

Ryan Wagner

2 reviews
Ryan Wagner has been providing corporate legal services in Florida for the past three years. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center. Some of Ryan’s most recent clients include Patterson Dental Supply, XPO Logistics and Hamburg Sud North America. He specializes in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts. Ryan has been the co-managing partner of Adelman & Wagner since August 2017.
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Calvin A.

Calvin Azadi

2 reviews
Calvin is a member of the Florida Bar, admitted to practice state law in Florida and federal law throughout the United States of America. Calvin’s practice is dedicated to ... read more
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Dawn M. R.

Dawn M. Rapoport, Esq.

2 reviews
A Martindale-Hubble® peer review rated 4.2/5, corporate outside counsel and immigration attorney, author, owner of private law firm, and U.S. Army Veteran, with more than 1... read more
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David T.

David Tamaroff

2 reviews
David Tamaroff is an intellectual property and commercial law attorney. He has been serving corporate clients for the past seven years. David is licensed to practice law in Florida and obtained his legal degree from the University of Miami School of Law. David specializes in trademark and copyright law. He is also skilled in reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. He has been serving as a partner at Lipscomb & Partners since January 2018.
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Ishmael G.

Ishmael Green

2 reviews
Ishmael is the founder of Ishmael A. Green & Associates, P.A. He is an innovative problem-solver and is results oriented. Ishmael focuses on the client's desired outcom... read more
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Zachary R.

Zachary Rich

2 reviews
Zac Rich is a skilled attorney who provides legal services for companies in a modern and connected world. Zac graduated in top of his class at St. Thomas School of Law in M... read more
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Marlon B.

Marlon Brammer

2 reviews
The Brammer Firm was created with the expressed purpose to build stronger families, businesses and communities. For this reason, Mr. Brammer focuses his practice in the are... read more
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Andre R.

Andre Raikhelson

2 reviews
Andre Raikhelson is the founder of the Law Offices of Andre G. Raikhelson, LLC. After graduating from the University of Miami with a bachelors degree in Psychology, he comp... read more
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Maikel E.

Maikel Eskander

2 reviews
Maikel N. Eskander is the principal and founder of Capital Partners Law, a full-service business and real estate firm with offices in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and Boca Raton... read more
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Mark K.

Mark Kahn

2 reviews
Mark is recognized as a rising star in Miami’s legal community focusing on mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings, and technology startups. He holds a Juris... read more
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Bretton P.

Bretton Pollack

2 reviews
Brett “Bretton” I. Pollack is a member of the Florida Bar, the New York Bar, and the Dade County Bar Association. He is experienced in business litigation, commercial trans... read more
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Nabil A.

Nabil Abunahlah

2 reviews
I came to law school with a strong commitment to litigation. My strong analytical, research and writing skills would make me a valuable addition to your summer class. Last ... read more
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Daniel S.

Daniel Smith

2 reviews
Daniel Smith is a seasoned and experienced attorney with a focus on business, insurance, and injury litigation. Mr. Smith has represented Fortune 500 companies, publicly tr... read more
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Evan A.

Evan Appell

2 reviews
Prior to founding Evan D. Appell, P.A., Evan was a shareholder at GrayRobinson, P.A. Evan has represented both private and public sector clients, including government agenc... read more
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Marc A.

Marc Aron

2 reviews
Marc graduated with a joint JD/MPA from NYU and Princeton and has a bachelor's degree in economics. His practice areas include construction, finance, M&A and developmen... read more
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Anda  M.

Anda Malescu

2 reviews
Ms. Anda Malescu has been involved in cases related to complex business disputes, and contract enforcement. She has also worked on international business transactions, incl... read more
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Cole B.

Cole Buescher

2 reviews
Cole J. Buescher, Esq. is a startup lawyer offering services to entrepreneurs, startup companies, small businesses, and non-profits. Cole graduated from University of Mi... read more
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Jesse P.

Jesse Philippe-Auguste

2 reviews
While in law school, I excelled in advocacy and achieved numerous accolades, most notably competing on a regional and national level as a member of the school's Mock Trial ... read more
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Emanuel  B.

Emanuel Benjamin

2 reviews
Mr. Emanuel Benjamin has practiced law in the state of Florida since 1998, he is the managing attorney and founder of Benjamin Law Group, PL, which primarily is focused on ... read more
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Abigail F.

Abigail Fleming

2 reviews
Abigail is a founding partner of Traibel Fleming. She focuses her practice on state and federal criminal defense, as well as appeals and post-conviction matters. Before e... read more
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Lauren  S.

Lauren Shapiro

2 reviews
Securities attorney licensed in Florida and New York with extensive experience in SEC and FINRA investigations and regulation of broker-dealers and investment advisers from... read more
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Johnlee C.

Johnlee Curtis

2 reviews
Johnlee studied law, international trade, economics, and business. His practice areas include commercial contracts and general counsel services, with a particular emphasis ... read more
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Jeffrey S.

Jeffrey Stoller

2 reviews
Having been an attorney and accountant, and taught both contract law and accounting at the University of Southern California, I have saved clients hundreds of thousands of ... read more
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Jonathan D.

Jonathan Davalos

2 reviews
Attorney and licensed customs broker with 2 years proven experience in trade related commercial agreements, US Customs matters, trademark registration and enforcement, as w... read more
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Helbert C.

Helbert Canales-Rojas

2 reviews
Mr. Canales-Rojas focuses his practice on business law, commercial litigation, construction litigation, and real estate litigation matters. While Mr. Canales-Rojas focuse... read more
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Evan R.

Evan Rosenberg

2 reviews
Evan is a graduate of FIU College of Law and presently work as a Senior Associate at Ritter Chusid. He started his career as a Public Defender in Broward County handling cr... read more
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Matthew S.

Matthew Scott

2 reviews
Matt graduated from UF Law School and has an undergraduate degree from Georgetown University. His practice areas include real estate development, real estate transactional ... read more
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Anatalia S.

Anatalia Sanchez

2 reviews
Anatalia holds a Master in Business Administration as well as a law degree which gives Anatalia a much broader perspective about business law and better equips her to under... read more
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Todd F.

Todd Friedman

2 reviews
Todd is a civil litigator and trial attorney who represents parties seeking to vindicate their rights. He has tried cases to verdict and resolved many more pre-trial and pr... read more
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Blake T.

Blake Trueblood

1 review
Blake has significant experience serving as a business lawyer in a variety of industries, including technology, food and beverage, professional services, and healthcare. He has represented businesses of all sizes from startups to Fortune 500 companies. As an entrepreneur with an MBA, he understands the challenges that companies face on a daily basis which guides his approach with clients.
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Salima A.

Salima Ali

1 review
Salima Ali is a compliance and regulatory attorney. She has five years of experience and primarily focuses on commercial contracts, legal research and legal writing. Salima also has experience in other business-related legal practice areas. She has represented FKH America and Naila Esmail. Salima has been working as an attorney and advisor at CTeL Innovations since 2011, where she provides legal assistance to corporate clients in the technology and healthcare industries.
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Robert Q.

Robert Quicksilver

1 review
Robert Quicksilver is an attorney at law with over 36 years of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Missouri and obtained his Juris Doctor degree in law from the University of Michigan Law School. Robert specializes in commercial contracts. He has exceptional experience in labor and employment law. Robert has represented Sinclair Communications, Charter Communications and various other corporate clients in his local area.
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Charles E.

Charles Esposito

1 review
Charles Esposito is an attorney at law with more than six years of experience. He has been licensed to practice law in both Florida and California. Charles attended the Pepperdine University School of Law, where he obtained a J.D. in law after his graduation. Charles mainly specializes in dealing with commercial contracts. He is also experienced in real estate law, as well as labor and employment law. Charles has been serving as a small business lawyer at the TAFT Street Law Firm since January 2018.
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Kamilah J.

Kamilah Jolly

Offering a unique Virtual Counsel program through her firm Jolly Esquire, PLLC in Orland, FL., Kamilah Jolly can serve as house counsel for a flat-rate monthly fee. Her services focus entirely on the needs of small businesses and their owners. Forming a new corporation, providing general counsel, contract review, real estate matters, and trademark issues are all within her expertise.
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Michael D.

Michael Dunn

Michael Dunn is a partner at Dunn Law, PA in Miami, where he specializes in commercial litigation, real estate law, new ventures, mediation, and bankruptcy. He was admitted to the Florida State Bar in 2012. He earned his Juris Doctor from Emory University School of Law and also attended Trinity School of Law in Dublin, Ireland.
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Daniel B.

Daniel Benhayoun

Daniel Benhayoun’s boutique business law firm focuses primarily on estate planning, domestic and international taxes, tax litigation, real estate, foreclosure, and immigration. Formerly a corporate attorney in Venezuela, Daniel successfully negotiated multimillion dollar contracts both in the private and public sectors. He remains a member of the Venezuelan bar.
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David M. H.

David M. Harris, Esq.

Sometimes you need an attorney who can "do it all" for your business - an attorney such as David Harris. Mr. Harris can help small business owners with a variety of legal needs from formation to litigation defense. He can also help with trademarks, sales agreements, and even landlord-tenant issues. Mr. Harris can even lend a hand in family law disputes and personal injury matters.
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John W.

John Walter

John's experience ranges from advising technology startups to developing complex shareholder agreements. He has worked in corporate and merger and acquisition departments of one of the top law firms in Brazil. John is passionate about social entrepreneurship and is the author of the blog Banker’s Guide to Social Impact Bonds. His passion for law is largely influenced by his family of lawyers.
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Michael S.

Michael Stewart

Michael is licensed to practice in New York and Florida. In New York, he practiced corporate and intellectual property law while representing large companies in trademark matters including Bon Jovi and IBM. Michael currently lives in Miami and has a broad range of clients in the US and internationally. In addition to being a lawyer, he is a licensed real estate agent and mortgage broker.
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Christopher H.

Christopher Hahn

Christopher practices law at Maurice Wutscher LLP with matters relating to commercial litigation, consumer credit litigation, insurance recovery, and advisory groups. Before joining the firm, he served under the General Counsel at the Florida Office of Financial Regulation. He also gained experience litigating property insurance claims through all phases of discovery and motion practice.
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Damian D.

Damian Daley

Damian Daley represents both individuals and businesses in legal matters such as product and professional liability, medical malpractice, commercial litigation, and premises liability. Prior to founding his own firm, Wilson Daley, PLLC, he worked for a prominent civil defense litigation firm. While there, he gained a wide range of experience, including representing Fortune 500 companies.
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Dror L.

Dror Lewy

Dror Lewy has been practicing law for over 12 years and previously worked at Patterson Lewy, LLC. He is currently an Accountant Intern for the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. His focuses include dispute resolution counseling, case assessment, document review, personal agency and legal couching. Lewy has received the Army Commendation Medal twice and the Attorney General Recognition Pin once. He obtained his J.D. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2003.
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Alexander R.

Alexander Rattner

Alexander has worked for over three large law firms and is currently an associate attorney for Fowler White Burnett. He also worked for Shendell & Pollock in the Business Administration and Management department. He completed his judicial internship under Judge Gill S. Freeman in 2011. Other than intellectual property, Rattner specializes in commercial litigation, corporate formation, and counseling. He attended the University of Miami School of Law and graduated Cum Laude with a JD.
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Arturo A.

Arturo Arca

Arturo is currently a Business Attorney at Pragmatique Legal, PLLC. He also has experience as a Commercial Litigation Attorney working for Roig Lawyers, a NAMWOLF member law firm in 2015. He specializes in business law, employment contracts, commercial litigation, and real estate law. In 2008, he graduated from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law as a Doctor of Law. He also has a BBA in Finance from the Florida International University.
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Dax D.

Dax Dietiker

Dax Dietiker is a business lawyer with experience in numerous corporate legal practice areas, including trademark and copyright law, immigration law and commercial contracts. Dax is also experienced in legal research and writing. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and obtained his legal degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center. Between 2015 and 2016, Dax was an associate at Cole Scott. After leaving this position, he founded his own law firm.
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Tanner L.

Tanner Lakey

Tanner Lakey is an attorney at law who serves corporate clients in Florida. He attended the St. Thomas University School of Law, where he obtained a J.D. in law after his graduation. Tanner specializes in trademark and copyright law. He has represented numerous corporate clients, including CoFit Inc and The 413 Lifestyle. Tanner has been serving as the legal affairs advisor at The Brewer Group since January 2017.
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Ofer A.

Ofer Amir

Ofer Amir is a corporate attorney with more than two and a half decades of experience. He has been licensed to practice law in Florida. Ofer obtained his legal degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center. Ofer is experienced in real estate law, as well as in mergers and acquisitions. He is also experienced in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts. Ofer founded his own private practice in January 1994.
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Christopher N.

Christopher Noel

Christopher Noel is an attorney at law who has more than three years of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Florida and received his Juris Doctorate degree in law from the University of Miami. Christopher has experience in various corporate legal practice areas. He often represents start-up businesses and entrepreneurs, but has also worked with Fortune 50 companies. Christopher has been serving as an attorney at Gordon & Rees since September 2015.
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Alexander V.

Alexander Varkas

I have more than 9 years of experience in the legal profession. My primary area of practice is business litigation in the areas (1) HOA/COA; (2) landlord/tenant; (3) forec... read more
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Co-sale

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What Are Co-sale Rights?

Co-sale rights, also known as tag-along or (less often) take-me-along rights, are the rights of minority shareholders to join in when the majority shareholder or the founders sell their stock. Therefore, if the company's original owner sells his or her stock to a corporation for $20 per share, every investor with a co-sale right can get the same deal.

Co-sale rights are usually paired with the right of first refusal, or ROFR. With an ROFR clause, a company or its shareholders can buy the majority shareholder's stock if he or she decides to sell to a third party. This lets the current investors ke

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Tag Along Rights: All You Need to Know

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What Are Tag Along Rights?

Tag along rights or "co-sale rights" are legal agreements that guarantee minority stakeholders the right to sell their shares in the company at the same time and under the same conditions as the majority stakeholder. These rights are often used when companies are founded and capitalized because it protects investors and encourages them to buy the company's stock at an early stage. This is especially true for most angel investors, who won't even think of joining unless there are tag along rights.

Why Are Tag Along Rights Important?

Tag along rights protect minority stakeholders by giving them a certain amount of control over their own investments. If

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