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Kenneth Mitchell Kaplan

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Phone: 305-666-9797
Phone: 305-666-9766
Fax: 305-666-9788

8603 S Dixie Hwy #412
Miami, Florida 33143

Kenneth M. Kaplan Esquire

KENNETH M. KAPLAN, ESQUIRE graduated with honors from Boston University in the year 1986 with a Major in Political Science and a Minor in Religion. Kenneth Kaplan was admitted to the University of Miami School of Law and graduated in May of 1989. During Kenneth Kaplan’s years as a Law Clerk at the Law Offices of Terry Rosenblum, P.A. in Hollywood, Florida.

Following Law School Kenneth Kaplan took the Florida Bar Examination and passed the first time and Kenneth Kaplan was also admitted to Washington, D.C. Bar based upon his score on the Florida Bar Examination.

Following, Kenneth Kaplan’s admission to the Florida Bar, he worked as a Guardian Ad Litem representing children who had been abandoned, abused, and neglected and were part of the Juvenile Dependency System in the State of Florida.

Initially, KENNETH M. KAPLAN handed Juvenile Dependency Cases on a Pro Bono basis to get Trial experience. KENNETH M. KAPLAN then contacted the Florida Bar and agreed to handle cases through the Florida Bar in the areas of Divorce and Adoption. Gaining valuable experience Kenneth Kaplan started litigating cases in most areas of Family Law. Over the years, Kenneth Kaplan has expanded his practice and handled cases in Family Law, Juvenile Dependency and Termination of Parental Rights, Domestic Violence, Probate and Guardianship, Adoption, Relocation, and Child Abduction matters. After litigating many matters in various areas of the law, which addresses issues that directly impact on an individual’s rights with an emphasis on children’s rights and the elderly. Kenneth M. Kaplan has continued to expand his practices from his initial representation of children, to Family Law matters, to representing the Elderly and incapacitated to represent indigent and underprivileged individuals to representing all races and minorities. Mr. Kaplan has recently endeavored to represent both gay males and females in the area of Adoption and the Protection of their rights as Equal citizens in the State of Florida and the United States of America.

Mr. Kaplan is familiar with many of the Judges in both Dade and Broward County. He maintains positive relationships to both the Judges and General Magistrates and this allows him to advise his clients as to the particular Judges Tendencies issues in their case

After taking a class on Mediation, Kenneth M. Kaplan was certified by the Florida Bar as a Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator.

KENNETH M. KAPLAN has handled numerous Appeals in both Dade County and Broward County in the 3rd District Court of Appeal and the 4th District Court of Appeals. KENNETH M. KAPLAN, has successfully had many decisions reversed in both counties and has also replied to Appeals filed by adversaries which were not meritorious.

Finally, KENNETH M. KAPLAN, through his practice has been required to prepare numerous types of contracts, as follows: Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements, Power of Attorney and Legal Guardianship Agreements, Marital Settlement Agreement, Living Wills, Wills, Timesharing and Parenting Plans, Surrogate Contracts and In Vitro Fertilization Sperm Donor Contracts, Egg Donor Contracts, and Mediation Agreements.

Over 23 Years, KENNETH M. KAPLAN’S, practice has expended and continues to expend into new and changing laws in the areas of Civil Unions and Gay Adoption.

KENNETH KAPLAN’S belief is that every individual no matter, race, religion, or sexual persuasion have a right to be treated equally under the laws of the State of Florida and the United States of America.

KENNETH M. KAPLAN has extensive experience litigating and resolving matters and will handle all matters and all positions for which he has the necessary skills and experience. Based upon his many contacts throughout the years KENNETH KAPLAN also has an expansive Lawyer Referral Service and can find an Attorney to assist in any areas of the law in the State of Florida as well as through ought the United States.

KENNETH KAPLAN is prepared to assist you today.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Boston University, 1986
Graduated Cum Laude
Major: Political Science
Minor: Religion

Juris Doctor, University of Miami, 1989

Legal Specialities and Certifications
Board Certified to the Florida Supreme Court, 2008
Certification Name: Court Mediator, Family Law
Languages

Spanish, English

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Florida, 1989
Washington D. C., 1989
Bar Associations and Other Memberships

American Bar Association
Member Since: 1989

Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
Member Since: 1989

Weston Chamber of Commerce
Member Since: 2003