The attorneys that comprise of the Davidoff Law Firm are extremely knowledgeable, experienced, and respected in the areas of their legal practices. With over thirty years of experience in the legal profession and over 100 years of life experience between us, we are able to not only handle the legal matters but we are also able to help our clients with the personal issues that arise from the legal cases. We are a Firm that handles every legal matter – criminal defense, commercial litigation corporate matters, estate planning (including wills, trusts, and other estate issues), real estate transactions, landlord and tenant issues, tax disputes and controversy, family law, bankruptcy, as well as any other legal issue that may arise. We are available at anytime to talk to you and assist you through your legal difficulties. We abide by only one motto, “our clients and their concerns is all we care about”.
Our principal attorney is Jonathan Davidoff. Mr. Davidoff’s extensive experience and education is an asset to our firm and invaluable to our clients. Mr. Davidoff is admitted to practice in the state courts of Florida, Massachusetts, New York, federal courts in Florida and New York, the United States Tax Court, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Davidoff earned his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and Bachelors of Business Administration from Emory University, a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami, a Juris Doctor from New York Law School (magna cum laude), and a Master of Legal Letters in Taxation from New York University School of Law.
Having previously served as a prosecutor for several years and represented clients involved in small and large matters, Mr. Davidoff is able to view cases from a very multifaceted perspective. Mr. Davidoff has represented clients such as: attorneys from large law firms such as Latham & Watkins, LLP and Kelley Dry & Warren, LLP who were involved in criminal tax matters, investment bankers from Bank of America (the Parmalat transactions) and Enron Corporation who were involved in two of the world’s largest corporate collapses, a former federal government employee in New Jersey Federal Court on theft of government funds (Section 8 housing), and clients charged with life felonies to simple misdemeanor and DUI/DWI charges.
Mr. Davidoff is also able to handle commercial matters involving criminal issues, such as when he represented a client whose attorney forged the buyers’ signature in a mortgage note, clients whose multi-million dollar company purchased was actually a worthless entity, a client who sought a divorce based on domestic violence, clients whose restaurant was purchased based on fraud and deception, as well as matters involving corporations such as Hewlett-Packard and the grey market. Mr. Davidoff is able to handle any type of litigation matter, as all litigation matters are different in their own right, so it is important to have an attorney like Jonathan Davidoff who has handled diverse cases in the past.
Mr. Resnick has represented several Fortune 500 domestic and international companies in courtrooms throughout the country, but primarily represents corporations in Florida. Derek Schwartz is the corporate, tax and trust and estate attorney at the Davidoff Law Firm. Mr. Schwartz received his Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from Emory University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida. Mr. Schwartz’s practice areas include corporation formation and negotiations in transactions, estate planning, pre and post marriage planning, real estate transactions, title insurance, tax advice, asset protection planning, and probate matters. Mr. Schwartz has worked for three of the largest and most prestigious law firms in Florida, Holland & Knight, LLP, Shutts & Bowen, LLP, and Greenberg Traurig, LLP. Mr. Schwartz has coupled his education and work experience to obtain a client list that includes large corporations, professional athletes, and very large estates