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Elan Baret

Elan Baret

Practice areas:

Immigration, Criminal Defense, Litigation

About Me

Elan Baret, a partner in the law firm, is a member of the Florida and New York state bars and the Israeli Bar. He has also been admitted to the United States Federal Court for the Southern District of Florida. Mr. Baret is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the American Bar Association and has been practicing law since 1999. Mr. Baret earned his Bachelor of Laws Degree (L.L.B) fromManchester University of England and his Juris Doctor Degree (J.D.) From St. Thomas University. Mr. Baret is proudly and honorably serving in the United States Coast Guard Select Reserve at their legal department in Miami, Florida. Mr. Baret is fluent in the Hebrew language. 


Languages Spoken: Hebrew

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Immigration: 50%
    15 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    13 years
  3. Litigation: 20%
    15 years



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael David Weinstein

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr Baret is an excellent attorney. He is highly educated, very intelligent, multilingual, and exceptionally bright. I would strongly recommend anyone looking for a fine attorney to consult him.


    Michael Weinstein Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Gerstein & Baret, PL

3007 W Commercial Blvd.
Suite 105
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33309


FLMember in Good Standing200605/07/2015
NYCurrently registered 200203/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Class LeaderUnited States Coast Guard2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGerstein & Baret, PL2002 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Florida BarMember2006 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Israeli BarMember1999 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
United States v. Nahum, was Acquitted
United States v. Amorim, was aquitted.

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Publication NameTitleDate
IsrapostImmigration Consequences of Criminal Activity2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Thomas University School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of ManchesterLawBachelor of Laws1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Jewish Learning Center Annual ConferenceImmigration Law2012