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Languages spoken: English, German

Practice areas

  1. Family: 25%
    22 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    22 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    22 years
  4. Nursing Home Abuse: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • David Richard Damore

    I endorse this lawyer. The insightful and detailed analysis Atty Dohner provides in each of his answers to the questions posted on Avvo remind me why I think so highly of him and endorse him. David has a true zest for the practice of law and any defendant wise enough to hire him will get an intelligent, motivated and dedicated attorney advocating for them . Being able to spot the issues and then being able to frame a defense is a gift few have. David possess that gift and the will to use it to protect the people he represents. I unhesitantingly recommend and endorse David .

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  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Dohner is one of the finest criminal defense and family law attoneys in Florida. he has an outstanding reputation and is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients. Attorney Dohner is a credit to the legal community and I highly recommend his legal services.

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Contact info

Law Offices of David B. Dohner, Esq.

2500 E. Hallandale Beach Boulevard
Suite 705
Hallandale Beach, FL, 33009

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAAdministrative Suspension199501/24/2016
FLSuspended199401/11/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension
    issued in FL, 2014

    updated

    Suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MANAGING PARTNER/FOUNDING ATTORNEYDOHNER TRIAL LAW, P.A.2008 - Present
TRIAL COUNSEL JACKSON HEALTH SYSTEMSMIAMI-DADE COUNTY OFFICE OF THE COUNTY ATTORNEY2007 - 2008
MANAGING ATTORNEY/SENIOR LITIGATION COUNSELKNOBLOCK, DOHNER, KIM & COXHEAD, P.A.1999 - 2007
ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDER/TRIAL ATTORNEY/TRAINING ATTORNEYMIAMI-DADE COUNTY OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER1993 - 1999
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Criminal Law Section of the Florida BarMember in Good Standing2009 - Present
Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida BarMember in Good Standing2007 - Present
University of Pennsylvania - Penn Fund FoundationPast President1995 - 2006
University of Pennsylania Secondary School CommitteeCo-chair1995 - 2005
University of Pennsylvania Young Alumni ClubPast President1994 - 1997
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Estate of Payne Stewart, deceased; et al., Plaintiffs, v. Bombardier, N.A., Ltd.; et al., Defendants.General Electric, Inc. (the manufacturer of the engine and ancillary components of the Learjet's powerplant, was dismissed as a consequence of the award of Summary Judgment by the trial court in favor of General Electic.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of PennsylvaniaBiopsychology; Minor in MathematicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1990