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Efrain Aponte

Efrain Aponte

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

I was born and raised in Puerto Rico.  I have actively practiced law over 25 years in Family, Bankruptcy, Business Civil Litigation and varous others.  Licensed to practice law in the state of Florida and Puerto Rico.  Former United States Chapter 7, Bankruptcy Trustee, for the Middle District of Florida.   Certified Supreme Court Family Law Mediator.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Family: 40%
    27 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    27 years
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
    27 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

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    I fully endorse Mr. Aponte. He is a very good lawyer and advocate who deeply cares about his clients, his profession and the judicial system. Mr. Aponte will tell you the truth, guide you through the difficult path of achieving your goals in the legal system, and will take all necessary steps to protect you and find a solution to your legal problems.

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    Milton Figueroa Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Affordable Law Associates, LLC

777 SE 20th Street
Suite 120
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33316

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199405/07/2015
PRActive Attorney198711/17/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/Attorney for Law OfficeAffordable Law Associates, LLC2014 - Present
Senior Associate AttorneyParwani Law, PA2011 - 2013
AttorneyCorona Law Firm2010 - 2011
CLE Speaker/Bankruptcy SupervisorAmStar Litigation Support2010 - 2010
Associate AttorneyMilton J. Figueroa P.A.2009 - 2010
Title One AttorneyDeBaubien, Knight, Simmons, Mantzaris & Neal, LLP2005 - 2009
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee for Middle District of FloridaU.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of the U.S. Trustee2002 - 2005
Owner/Attorney for Law OfficeEfrain Aponte, PA -Law Offices1995 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Certified Supreme Court Family Law MediatorMediator2002 - Present
Bankruptcy Bar of the Middle District of FloridaTrustee2002 - 2005
Florida Bar AssociationAttorney Member1994 - Present
Federal Court for Southern and Middle Districts of FloridaN/AN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic UniversityLaw and EconomicsMaster1988
Inter American University School of LawLawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor1986
University of Puerto Rico, Bayamon Regional CampusBusiness AdministrationBachelor1983

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
CLE SpeakerContinuing Legal Education (CLE) Speaker2010