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Languages spoken: English, German

Practice areas

  1. Family: 25%
    22 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    22 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    22 years
  4. Nursing Home Abuse: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • David Richard Damore

    I endorse this lawyer. The insightful and detailed analysis Atty Dohner provides in each of his answers to the questions posted on Avvo remind me why I think so highly of him and endorse him. David has a true zest for the practice of law and any defendant wise enough to hire him will get an intelligent, motivated and dedicated attorney advocating for them . Being able to spot the issues and then being able to frame a defense is a gift few have. David possess that gift and the will to use it to protect the people he represents. I unhesitantingly recommend and endorse David .

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  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Dohner is one of the finest criminal defense and family law attoneys in Florida. he has an outstanding reputation and is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients. Attorney Dohner is a credit to the legal community and I highly recommend his legal services.

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Contact info

Law Offices of David B. Dohner, Esq.

2500 E. Hallandale Beach Boulevard
Suite 705
Hallandale Beach, FL, 33009

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAAdministrative Suspension199506/26/2016
FLDisbarred199406/19/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Disbarment
    issued in FL, 2016

    updated

    This is the most serious penalty for a lawyer. If this attorney is currently practicing law, you should contact the Florida Bar to understand the reasons for this disbarment.

  2. Suspension
    issued in FL, 2014

    updated

    Suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MANAGING PARTNER/FOUNDING ATTORNEYDOHNER TRIAL LAW, P.A.2008 - Present
TRIAL COUNSEL JACKSON HEALTH SYSTEMSMIAMI-DADE COUNTY OFFICE OF THE COUNTY ATTORNEY2007 - 2008
MANAGING ATTORNEY/SENIOR LITIGATION COUNSELKNOBLOCK, DOHNER, KIM & COXHEAD, P.A.1999 - 2007
ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDER/TRIAL ATTORNEY/TRAINING ATTORNEYMIAMI-DADE COUNTY OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER1993 - 1999
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Criminal Law Section of the Florida BarMember in Good Standing2009 - Present
Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida BarMember in Good Standing2007 - Present
University of Pennsylvania - Penn Fund FoundationPast President1995 - 2006
University of Pennsylania Secondary School CommitteeCo-chair1995 - 2005
University of Pennsylvania Young Alumni ClubPast President1994 - 1997
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Estate of Payne Stewart, deceased; et al., Plaintiffs, v. Bombardier, N.A., Ltd.; et al., Defendants.General Electric, Inc. (the manufacturer of the engine and ancillary components of the Learjet's powerplant, was dismissed as a consequence of the award of Summary Judgment by the trial court in favor of General Electic.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of PennsylvaniaBiopsychology; Minor in MathematicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1990