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Raymond Joseph Rafool

Raymond Joseph Rafool II

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Litigation, Appeals

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    21 years
  2. Family: 25%
    21 years
  3. Litigation: 15%
    24 years
  4. Appeals: 10%
    24 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($450-500/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

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    Ray is a bad ass. Beyond Ray's in-depth knowledge of the field, he carries a strong intuition as to what should be done on cases. If your former spouse is a bully, hire Mr. Rafool to fight back.

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    Jelena Bubalo Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Raymond. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Raymond J. Rafool, LLC

2665 S. Bayshore Dr.
Suite 1204
Miami, FL, 33133-5468

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199105/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Who's WhoCambridge Who's Who2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyRaymond J. Rafool, LLC2008 - Present
AttorneyBarranco & Kircher, P.A.2006 - 2008
AttorneyRafool & Rafool, P.A.1996 - 2006
AttorneyCurtis, Alexander & Varner, P.A.1994 - 1996
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney's Office, 10th Judicial Circuit1993 - 1994
AttorneyGentry & Phillips, P.A.1991 - 1993

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure CommitteeVice Chair, Subcommittee Chair and Member2002 - 2008
Florida Rules of Judicial AdministrationRepresentative2001 - 2002
Florida Judicial Administration, Selection And Tenure CommitteeVice Chair and Member1998 - 2004
Florida Rules of Criminal Procedure CommitteeChair, Vice Chair, Subcommittee Chairs and Member1996 - 2002

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Bollea, Linda v. Bollea, Terry (Hulk Hogan Divorce Case)Settled And Enforced
Layton, Toni v. Navratilova, MartinaSettled
Rice, Glen v. Rice, CristianaSettled

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar practice series/treatise, Tenth EditionLegal Effects of Cohabitation2011
Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar practice series/treatise, Ninth EditionLegal Effects of Cohabitation2010
Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar practice series/treatise, Eighth EditionLegal Effects of Cohabitation2009
Florida Dissolution Of MarriageSteering Committee2009
Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar practice series/treatise, Seventh EditionLegal Effects of Cohabitation2008
Florida Dissolution Of MarriageSteering Committee2008
Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar practice series/treatise, Sixth EditionLegal Effects of Cohabitation2007
Florida Criminal Law JournalIt Must Be Relevant To A Felony Or The Means To Commit A Crime And Facts In Support Must Be Clearly Stated In The Supporting Affidavit For A Search Warrant1998
The Florida DefenderThere Is No Better Late Than Never: The Filing Of A Charging Document Stops The State's Free Vacuum Of Discovery1998
The Florida Police ChiefKnow Your Confidential Informant - Co-Author1991

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of FloridaHistoryBachelors of Art1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Basic Family LawThe Potential Family Law Client (Initial Consultation Topics, Retainer Agreements)2012
1997 Winter CLE Ski Seminar,What Every Plaintiff’s Lawyer Should Know About1991