Also known as Shawn Newman

Shawn C Newman

Shawn C Newman

Estate Planning Attorney
Fort Lauderdale, FL




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Answers and Advice

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About Me

Few activities are more important, yet more intimidating, than planning for your own long-term security and the continued well-being of your loved ones. The complexities of estate laws can lead many people to put off this crucial task until it’s too late, but with competent legal help you can lay a solid foundation for protecting your life and preserving your future. --- The primary objective...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($200-$400/hour)

Client Reviews

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Outstanding Personalized Representation

Posted by: a client over 6 years ago.

Mr. Newman has handled several estate matters for our family and has advisied us on various civil issues. He is available, undersanding, caring,...

Client Review

Posted by: a client over 6 years ago.

Outstanding personal committment. Shawn has handled several matters for our family and advised us on many issues. He is available, understanding,...
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Laura R Westfall
Laura Westfall

New York, NY

Over 6 years ago

Relationship: Friend

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2008 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/24/2008
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Law Office of Shawn C. Newman, P.A.


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2006 Juris Doctorate (J.D.) in Law

Widener University School of Law


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2013 Best Attorney 2013

SFGN Awards


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Broward County Bar Association, Elder Law Section

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2005 Metadata: Reflection on an Attorney’s Professional Responsibility

Widener Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Tax Planning

at American Bar Association, Taxation Section, Estate and Gift Taxes Committee

2008 Estate Planning for Wealth Preservation

at Monthly Homeowner's Association