Vanessa Vasquez de Lara, Esq. is an experienced family, probate, and guardianship attorney who has been practicing law since 2003. Cases handled in family court include divorce and separation, child custody, child support, and relocation matters. Cases handled in probate court include probating of assets with and without wills and guardianship of incapacitated persons and minors. Other matters also handled are preparation of wills, real estate closings, and dependency issues.
Mrs. Vasquez de Lara is a sole practitioner who handles every case personally from beginning to end including client meetings, hearings, and case preparation. All of the clients' needs are considered and discussed prior to the acceptance of any and every case to ensure that all matters are adequately handled to the best of her abilities.
Attorney Vanessa Vasquez de Lara is fluent in written and spoken Spanish. La abogada habla Español.
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Licensed since 2003
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I am a local criminal defense attorney. I found Venessa Vasquez de Lara on Avvo.com. After interviewing several probate attorneys I chose her to recommend to my father-in-law for a probate matter. We are both very pleased with her services. She is very professional and knowledgeable. I endorse this lawyer's work.
Alexander Ramey Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Vasquez de Lara is an outstanding attorney with an excellent reputation. She is a strong and zealous advocate for her clients and a credit to the legal profession. I highly endorse her.
Howard Lewis Divorce & Separation Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|FL||Member in Good Standing||2003||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star 2015||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Sole Practitioner||Vanessa Vasquez, Attorney at Law||2008 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Estefano & Associates||2004 - 2008|
|Associate Attorney||Lanza & Bugay, PA||2003 - 2004|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Dominican American Bar Association||Board Member||2015 - Present|
|Dade County Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|South Florida Preschool PTA||Treasurer||2009 - 2010|
|Dade County Bar Association Young Lawyer's Section||Director||2004 - 2006|
|Dominican American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Family Court Committee||Member||N/A|
|Probate and Guardianship Committee||Member||N/A|
|Florida Bar Family Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Florida Bar Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||It’s Never Too Early to Begin: Estate Planning Tips for Young Adults||2015|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||Four Ways to Help Your Children Adjust to Divorce||2015|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||Miami Estate Planning: Getting Started with Your Will||2015|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||Get Through Divorce: How to Defuse or Avoid Arguments with Your Spouse||2015|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||Four Tips to Make Your Divorce Less Stressful||2015|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara Blog||Estate Planning: Three Benefits of a Living Trust||2015|
|The Florida Villager||5 Tips for Avoiding a Contentious Family Court Battle||2014|
|Vanessa Vasquez de Lara, P.A. Blog||Making Sense of the Probate Process: Five Common Questions and Answers||2014|
|University of Miami School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|High Point University||Business Administration and International Business||BS - Bachelor of Science||1999|
|Lunch and Learn Seminar||Top 10 Things to Know About a Probate Closing/Sale||2015|
|Avvo Lawyernomics Conference||Lawyernomics||2015|