The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Nine Kluger Kaplan Attorneys

BestLawyersLogo1The Best Lawyers in America© once again recognizes Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine for its legal expertise and excellence in its 2019 edition.

“We are thrilled that our team members have been recognized again for this great honor,” said Founding Member Alan Kluger. “It’s a testament to our dedication to the legal profession and affirms the stellar reputation our attorneys have earned through delivering outstanding client service while practicing with integrity and professionalism.”

The following attorneys were featured in this year’s list:

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Deborah S. Chames

* Family Law

 

Abbey L. Kaplan

* Commercial Litigation

* Entertainment Law- Motion Pictures and Television

* Litigation – Mergers and Acquisitions

* Litigation – Real Estate

 

Bruce A. Katzen

* Commercial Litigation

* Securities / Capital Markets Law

 

Alan J. Kluger

* Commercial Litigation

* Family Law

* Litigation – Banking and Finance

* Litigation – Real Estate

 

Todd A. Levine

* Litigation – Real Estate

 

Philippe Lieberman

* Commercial Litigation

 

Jason R. Marks

* Family Law

 

Steve I. Silverman 5 years

* Commercial Litigation

 

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Daniel N. Rosen

* Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 87,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and the publication has received almost 10 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.8 million votes were analyzed.

Kluger, Kaplan, Silverman, Katzen & Levine Partners Named “Super Lawyers” 2014

 A dozen of our attorneys have been selected as top legal practitioners by Super Lawyers. Outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas, who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, are named Super Lawyers each year. Kluger Kaplan was also ranked in the “Top 100” law firms in Florida.  The selection process is competitive and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Kudos to the following attorneys:

Rising Stars                                                 Super Lawyers

– Jeffrey Berman                                            – Deborah Chames
Casey Cusick                                              – Abbey Kaplan
– Jorge Delgado                                             – Bruce Katzen
– Lisa Jerles                                                   – Alan Kluger
Justin Kaplan                                               – Todd Levine
– Richard Segal                                              – Steve Silverman

 

Get Your Get Before Your New Spouse Gets Upset

By Deborah Chames

I represent many Orthodox Jews in my practice.  Under Jewish law, in order to obtain a divorce, the husband must give his wife a “Get,” a divorce document, which effectuates the divorce.

Recently, I have seen husbands giving their wives the Get early in the divorce proceedings, allowing both couples to date and even marry under Jewish law, even before the civil proceedings are concluded. While this may be beneficial to both parties, I worry that the practical ramifications of this as it relates to the new spouse have not been fully vetted and such a practice poses some concerns under secular laws.

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Top Ten Technology Tips When you are Going Through a Divorce

By Deborah Chames

In today’s digital age, smart phones, iPads, laptops and cloud computing have become part of the vernacular. Part of the allure of these devices is the ability to synchronize them and access data such as email and calendars. Cloud storage allows you to also access text messages and other data that is stored in the devices and then uploaded into the virtual “cloud” for easy access from any computer. When you are going through a divorce, the fact that so much information is accessible through so many different ways may allow your soon-to-be ex to access personal information about you, including your activities and where you are right this minute!  Let’s look at some of the technological traps to beware of when going through a divorce:

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Kluger Kaplan Recognized in South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers 2012 Edition

Congratulations to: Alan Kluger (Real Estate), Bruce Katzen (Commercial Litigation),Todd Levine (Commercial Litigation) and Deborah Chames (Family Law) who were recognized by South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers, an annual publication that is compiled based upon peer reviews.  

Kluger Kaplan Silverman Katzen and Levine, P. L.  is thrilled to be recognized for our commitment to excellence.