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Hernan Hernandez

Hernan Hernandez

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Litigation, Child Support, Alimony, Domestic Violence, Marriage & Prenuptials, Mediation, Criminal Defense

About Me

More than fourteen years of handling a myriad of legal issues in both transactional issues and Trial experience in Family Law, Criminal Law, and Civil Litigation.

All facets of Litigation and Trial Experience in the Family Division, Criminal Division, Circuit Civil Division,  Juvenile Division, Support Matters, and Probate Division, in Miami- Dade County in and for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida.  Extensive Court Appearances and Hearings in Federal Court in the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida.  Trial and Evidentiary proceedings in the following Florida Counties for Circuit Court proceedings: Miami-Dade County, Broward County, Palm Beach County, Martin County, Monroe County, Collier County, Polk County, Hendry County, Port St. Lucie County, Orange County, Pinellas County,Duval County, Pasco County and Lee County.

Certified by the Supreme Court of Florida as a Family Mediator.

Extensive Alternative Dispute Resolution Training and experience
In civil and family law disputes.

Admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Also admitted to and Member of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Since 2000.

Also admitted to and Member of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Since 2002.


Member of the following Florida Bar Sections: 
Criminal Law
Family Law
General Practice Solo and Small Firm
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Administrative Law

Numerous appearances on Television and radio in both English and Spanish mediums to discuss cases of significance or to provide legal opinions.



Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    16 years, 700 cases
  2. Family: 20%
    16 years, 500 cases
  3. Litigation: 15%
    16 years, 500 cases
  4. Child Support: 10%
    16 years, 500 cases
  5. Other: 25%
  6. More 


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Hovanes Margarian

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Hovanes Margarian Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

330 SW 27th Ave Ste 203
Miami, FL, 33135-2957



FLMember in Good Standing199908/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Recognition for Community ServiceSenior Hispanic Coalition, USA2009

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalLaw Office of Hernan Hernandez, P.A.1999 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, Inc.Member2011 - Present
Florida Bar, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Florida Bar, Criminal Law SectionMember2001 - Present
Cuban American Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Miami-Dade County Bar AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterN/AlawN/A