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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 100%
    37 years, 2 thousand cases



Hourly ($350/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Laurence Allen Schwartz

    Aside from being highly knowledgeable, David Mitchell is one of the most level-headed, even-tempered attorneys I know. A noble and honorable adversary as well as an fine family law attorney. I call him for his opinion on legal matters.


    Laurence Schwartz Alimony Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Gables International Plaza
2655 S Le Jeune Rd Ste 700
Coral Gables, Florida, 331345846


FLMember in Good Standing197906/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2012
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2011
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
RecognizedWho's Who in America2010
RecognizedWho's Who in American Law -Marquis2010
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2010
Key to the CityCity of Coral Gables, Florida2006
Certificate of Merit - Committee Vice ChairDade County Bar Association2004
President's AwardCoral Gables Bar Association2000
Certificate of Appreciation - Children First ProgramDade County Bar Association1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney-ownerDavid B. Mitchell, P.A.1990 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
First Family Law American Inn of CourtMember2006 - Present
Florida Academy of Professional MediatorsMember2005 - Present
Supreme Court of the United StatesAdmitted2004 - Present
Florida Council of Voluntary Bar Association PresidentsMember2002 - Present
Federalist Society chapterMember2000 - Present
United States Tax CourtAdmitted1986 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of FloridaAdmitted1980 - Present
Rotary Club of Coral GablesPresident2008 - 2009
City of Coral Gables - Emergency Operations CommitteeMayoral Appointee2005 - 2005
City of Coral Gables - Public Safety CommitteeChairman2005 - 2006
City of Coral Gables - Anti-Crime CommitteeChairman2005 - 2005
Sons of the American Revolution - Miami ChapterPresident2003 - 2006
Coral Gables Bar AssociationPresident2003 - 2005
Dade County Bar AssociationVice-Chair, County Courts Committee2003 - 2004
Coral Gables Citizens Crime WatchPresident2001 - 2003
Ponce de Leon Development AssociationPresident1992 - 1993
Publication nameTitleDate
Strategies for Family Law in Florida (Inside the Minds)Staying on Top of New Developments and Challenges2012
Flintlock & PowderhornPresident George Washington: The First Administration2011
The Bulletin of the Baronial Order of Magna CartaMagna Carta and the American Bill of Rights2010
Flintlock & PowderhornMagna Carta and Its American Legacy2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of OxfordN/AAdvanced Diploma in Local [English] History (Hons.)2011
Stetson University College of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of MiamiPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1973
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Dade County Bar Association Divorce SeminarTemporary Alimony & Support2009
D.A.R. [Miami, FL] annual meetingPresident Washington's First Administration2009
Baronial Order of Magna Carta annual meetingMagna Carta and the Development of American Legal Thought2009
Florida Conference of Heritage SocietiesMagna Carta and the American Bill of Rights2004