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Keith C. Austin Jr. has practiced law in South Florida for 30 years. Keith's practice dominantly focuses on providing representation to entrepreneurs, investors, developers, financial institutions, buyers, sellers, lenders and borrowers in all matters pertaining to real property, finance, loans and commercial transactions as well as business law. Austin also works closely with and assists in advising numerous families in wealth and estate planning. Keith is particularly skilled at performing in a general counsel capacity to high net worth individuals and families as well as to corporations and partnerships. Austin provides general legal counsel on all aspects of law with a specialization in finance, real property, business, wealth preservation, asset protection, litigation, land use, and development matters. 


Keith served as General Counsel to Flagler National Bank, N.A., which was the largest independent bank in Palm Beach County prior to its sale in 1991 to SunTrust Bank, N.A. Mr. Austin currently serves as General Counsel to the Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, Florida. Bay Hill is the home of the Arnold Palmer Invitational, which is one of the most coveted events in the PGA Tour. Mr. Austin is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating attorneys can receive from their peers based on ethical standards and legal ability.


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Practice Areas


  1. Real Estate: 35%
    32 years
  2. Business: 20%
    32 years
  3. Trusts: 15%
  4. Litigation: 15%
    32 years
  5. Debt & Lending Agreements: 15%
    32 years



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Keith C. Austin, Jr., Esquire, Chartered

6600 South Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach, FL, 33405


FLMember in Good Standing198309/08/2015

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Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Who's Who in American LawN/AN/A
Who's Who in LawN/AN/A
Outstanding MembershipFlorida Academy of Trial LawyersN/A
Palm Beach Top LawyersPalm Beach Illustrated MagazineN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCoe Broberg & Austin, LLP2003 - Present
PartnerMurphy, Reid, Pilotte, Ord & Austin P.A.1995 - 2003
ShareholderKeith C. Austin, JR., P.A.1990 - 2003
PartnerCone, Wagner, Nugent, Johnson, Roth, Romano, Eriksen & Kupfer P.A.1985 - 1990
General CounselFlagler National Bank N.A.1984 - 1992
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Palm Beach County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Corporation, Banking and Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
•Nova Southeastern University—Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJuris Doctorate (JD)1982
University of FloridaN/ABSBA1978
Universidad Nacional de ColombiaFinanceN/AN/A