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Phil worked in the movie and stage industry putting himself though college and law school and graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in 1981. He started his legal career clerking at the U.S. Department of Justice, United States Attorneys' Office, Southern District of Florida, then volunteered time at Catholic Community Services assisting clients with determining their eligibility under the amnesty program for immigration purposes. Afterward, he worked at the firm of Friedman & Bauer, P.A. on various transactional matters involving contracts and business issues.
He gained valuable knowledge of the inner workings of the judicial system while working for many years as an assistant general counsel for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, Miami-Dade County, Legal Division, dealing with legal issues at the county, circuit and appellate court levels. He was also a sole practitioner and also worked for more than fifteen years for the firm of Buchbinder & Elegant, P.A. where he gained extensive experience in family law, probate law, complex commercial litigation and many other areas of the law. He dealt with many complex legal matters involving high net worth individuals (including, professional athletes, high profile individuals, professionals, entrepreneurs, and their spouses). The diversity of both his legal and non-legal work experience makes him extremely qualified to assist you with your needs.
Florida State University, B.S.
The University of Miami School of Law, J.D.
Federal Bar Southern District of Florida
The Florida Bar
Real Property and Probate Section
Family Law Section