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Brian A. Williams, Esq., is the Assistant School Board Attorney for the Construction division of the School Board Attorney's Office.  He provides legal advice on all matters related to construction litigation involving the School Board.  Prior to joining the School Board Attorney’s Office, Mr. Williams acquired extensive litigation experience while working as an Assistant State Attorney in Miami-Dade County and through his practice at civil litigation firms in Miami, Fort Myers, and Naples, Florida.



Mr. Williams’ legal accomplishments and abilities have been recognized by such publications as Florida Super Lawyers (2009, 2010) and Florida Trend Magazine (2008).  In 2009 he was recognized by Gulfshore Business Magazine as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Rising Stars in Southwest Florida. 


Practice Areas


  1. Construction & Development: 80%
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Oscar E. Soto

    Brian and I have worked on several significant matters for the Miami Dade County Public Schools. Brian's business and legal skills contributed to the successful completion and resolution of these matters. I am honored to endorse Brian.


    Oscar Soto Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Alejandro Espino

    Brian and I have worked together on several matters over the last few years. Brian is very knowledgeable about construction issues and brings practical resolutions to those issues.


    Alejandro Espino Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Miami-Dade Public Schools

1450 NE 2nd Ave
Ste 400
Miami, FL, 33132


FLMember in Good Standing200209/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Forum on Construction Industry, FellowAmerican Bar Association2012
Rising StarFlorida Super Lawyers2010
Rising StarFlorida Super Lawyers2009
Top 40 Under 40Gulfshore Business Magazine2009
Special Recognition AwardCollier County Legal Aid2009
Top Up & ComerFlorida Trend Magazine2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AssociateCohen & Grigsby, P.C.2007 - 2010
AssociateBecker & Poliakoff, PA2005 - 2007
AssociateCole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.2004 - 2005
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney's Office2002 - 2004
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Miami-Dade County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Florida School Board Attorney's AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law SectionN/A2010 - Present
Isaac Anderson Jr. Bar AssociationPresident2009 - 2010
Collier County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lee County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Calusa Chapter of the American Inns of CourtMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Emory UniversityBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1999
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Florida International University Law SchoolPublic Sector Lawyer Career Panel2011
University of Miami Law SchoolLaw Student Division Fall Leadership Summit2010
Save Your Home WorkshopTenant's Rights2008
Foreclosure Help SeminarForeclosures2008