Mr. Lawrence Sheldon Katz

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Lawrence S. Katz, P.A.

Two Datran Center - Suite 1511
9130 S. Dadeland Boulevard


"Admitted in 1968. The firm focuses on complex divorce and jurisdictional issues, interstate and international family law, relocation and child abduction matters. IAFL, Past Chairman of Committee on Hague Conventions. U.S. Chapter of IAFL: Board of Managers and Past Chairman of Committee on Hague Conventions. Awarded Bill Hilton Memorial Award. American Bar Association: Family Law Section, International Law Committee, Chairman (2007-9), Domestic Violence Committee, Vice Chairman (2009-10); International Law Section, Family Law Committee, member of Steering Committee. Florida Bar Association: former member, CLE and Children's Issues Committees; Legislation, Mental Health in Litigation, and Domestic Violence Committees. First Family Law Inn of Court, President (2009-10). Frequent lecturer on child abduction, relocation, jurisdiction and family law. Published ABA article on international relocation cited by Georgia S.Ct. Mentor, International Child Abduction Attorney's Network and for U.S. Department of State. Awards of Merit from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and U.S. Department of State. ""AV"" rated by Martindale Hubbell, Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and Super Lawyer. Admitted to practice: U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd, 5th, 9th and 11th Circuits; and the Southern and Middle U.S. District Courts of Florida."

Languages Spoken: English

Practice Areas: Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Property Issues, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Mediation, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony

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