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Stacy Beth Rubel

Probate Attorney at Coral Gables, FL

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 13 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2010
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Stacy

Learn Stacy’s areas of practice.

     Stacy B. Rubel, a partner at The Virgil Law Firm, was born and raised in Miami prior to attending the University of Florida for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees. Ms. Rubel obtained her B.A. in Political Science and Criminology, with a minor in Education, and received her J.D. from the University of Florida’s Levin College of Law.

     During the summer following her first year of law school, Ms. Rubel interned at the Dade County Legal Aid Society. During the summer following her second year of law school, Ms. Rubel clerked for both the Honorable Judge Norman Gerstein and the Honorable Judge Ellen Leesfield in Miami. While in law school, Ms. Rubel also interned with Three Rivers Legal Services in Gainesville and with the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office Victim Advocate Unit.

     Ms. Rubel concentrates her practice on Probate and Trust Administration and Litigation, as well as Guardianship Administration and Litigation. She represents personal representatives, trustees, guardians (both professional and non-professional), beneficiaries and creditors in probate, trust and guardianship matters. She litigates adversary claims including, but not limited to, will contests, disputes over appointment of fiduciaries, removal of fiduciaries, breaches of fiduciary obligations, tortious interference with right of expectancy, elective share disputes, and elderly exploitation.

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Location

The Virgil Law Firm
201 Alhambra Circle, Ste 705
Coral Gables, FL, 33134

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Reviews

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Posted by Peter C | February 4, 2016
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Mr. Peter C. L., M.S. Ed., Business Development
Stacy is a rising star in Probate and Guardianship law in all 3 counties in South Florida. She's an excellent listener to her clients, she asks the right questions, advocates and creates positive outcomes for all parties involved. I highly suggest anyone with estate planning needs or estate litigation needs speaks with Stacy Rubel, Esq.
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Posted by Michael D Powers | February 2, 2016
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| Consulted Attorney
Best Probate Attorney in South Florida
Stacy is the consummate expert in probate and estate matters. No matter what the intricacy, in the State of Florida she either knows the answer or will perform her due diligence to get it. Do not trust your hard-earned assets to an unknown; instead, hire Stacy Rubel to make sure you and your loved ones are protected. It will be one of the best investments you have ever made.
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Cost

Rates
  • Hourly Rates $ 375-425 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • The Virgil Law Firm
  • 2017 - Present
  • Partner
  • Chepenik Trushin LLP
  • 2010 - 2017

Education

  • University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • University of Florida
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007
  • University of Florida
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Guardianship Litigation
  • Successfully entered into settlement agreement allowing client to continue acting under advance directive and dismissing guardianship matter.

Associations

  • Dade County Bar Association, Probate and Guardianship Committee
  • Chair
  • 2019 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Vice-Chair, Guardianship, Power of Attorney & AD Committee
  • 2018 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Executive Council
  • 2017 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Florida Probate Rules Committee
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Vice Chair, Ad Hoc Guardianship Law Revision Committee
  • 2017 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Trust Law Committee
  • 2016 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Probate & Trust Litigation Committee
  • 2015 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Guardianship, Power of Attorney and Advance Directives Committee
  • 2015 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Probate Law & Procedure Committee
  • 2015 - Present
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • 2010 - Present
  • Dade County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
  • 2010 - Present
  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Florida Fellows Institute
  • 2016 - 2017
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Fellow
  • 2015 - 2017
  • Dade County Bar Association, Probate and Guardianship Committee
  • Vice Chair
  • 2013 - 2019
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star- Estate & Trust Litigation
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star- Estate & Trust Litigation
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2017
  • Legal Luminary- Probate & Estate Planning
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • Top Lawyers
  • Legal Leaders
  • 2015
  • Rising Star Award
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • 2014
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Publications

  • Action Line, a publication of The Florida Bar's Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
  • RPPTL Fellowship: ActionLine Interview With Former Section Fellow, Stacy Rubel
  • 2018
  • Action Line, a publication of The Florida Bar's Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
  • Delayed Discovery Doctrine: How Long Does A Litigant Have To Bring An Undue Influence Claim?
  • 2018
  • Action Line, a publication of The Florida Bar's Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
  • Estate Planners - Are You Planning For the Post-Death Fight?
  • 2016
  • Action Line, a publication of The Florida Bar's Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section
  • Probate Case Summaries
  • 2016
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Speaking Engagements

  • Probate & Trust Litigation Committee Meeting
  • Delayed Discovery Doctrine and Undue Influence
  • 2018
  • Litigation & Trust Law Symposium
  • Probate & Trust Litigation
  • 2018
  • Attorney Trust Officer Conference (ATO)
  • Case Law Update
  • 2018
  • You Be The Judge Seminar
  • Probate and Civil Procedure/Motion to Dismiss
  • 2017
  • You Be The Judge
  • Interpreting Trust Provisions and Summary Judgment
  • 2017
  • Valuation, Forensic Accounting & Litigation Services Conference
  • Probate Litigation 101
  • 2017
  • RPPTL Guardianship Seminar 2017
  • Smoking Out the Facts: Medical Marijuana and Fiduciaries
  • 2017
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Probate & Trust Litigation Case Law Update
  • 2016
  • Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Guardianship Case Law Update
  • 2015
  • A View From The Bench and Bar
  • Probate
  • 2010
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (4)
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Probate Attorney | Apr 01
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Stacy and I have worked together on multiple complex estate/probate/trust litigation matters, which has given me an opportunity to see firsthand what a dedicated advocate Stacy is for her clients. In addition to being thorough and diligent in her representation, Stacy also realizes that this is a service business and truly goes above and beyond to assist her clients every step of the way. Stacy is a consummate professional and master of her craft. I highly endorse Stacy Rubel."
Probate Attorney | Jan 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Stacy is a talented and highly respected lawyer. Many attorneys in other fields consult with her when issues arise in her field. She is truly a leader in her field. I refer all my clients in need of assistance with estate planning, probate, trust and guardianship issues to Stacy."