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Amarilis Leon Dennis

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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Domestic Violence: 20%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Family: 20%
  5. Divorce & Separation: 20%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Todd L. Wallen

    Amy is an excellent attorney. I highly recommend her for family law matters.


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    I endorse this lawyer. Amy is a fantastic attorney and is dedicated to her clients.


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Contact info

Dennis & Dennis, P.A.

9100 S. Dadeland Boulevard
Suite 408
Miami, FL, 33156


FLMember in Good Standing200209/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
National Criminal Procedure Appellate AdvocacyOhio Northern University1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderDennis & Dennis, P.A.2013 - Present
(Partner since 2010)Hais Hais Goldberger & Coyne P.C.2005 - 2013
AssociateEdwards Singer Schramm Watkins & Spoeneman2000 - 2005
ClerkU.S. Bankruptcy Court - Honorable Richard L. Speer1998 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
First Family Law American Inn of CourtMember2014 - Present
Florida Bar, Family Law SectionMember2013 - Present
Florida BarMember2002 - Present
Missouri State Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Nutt v. Grimes, 247 S.W.3d 576 (Mo.App. E.D. 2008)Husband claims the court erred in its classification of certain property, as well as its award to wife of equity in certain property. Judgment affirmed in favor of Wife.
Short v. Short - 356 S.W.3d 235 (Mo.App. E.D. 2011)As matter of first impression, liquidating distributions received by wife in connection with stock that was her separate property constituted her separate property, etc...
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio Northern University - Claude W. Pettit College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of LawLiberal StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Asset Protection WorkshopPremarital and Postnuptial Agreements2013