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Glenn has tried cases in both federal and state courts to judges and juries,
prosecuted appeals in Florida’s Third District Court of Appeals and in the U.S.
Eleventh Circuit, mediated disputes, and arbitrated before the American
Arbitration Association. He is admitted to practice before all Florida state
courts, the U.S. District Courts in the Southern and Middle Districts of
Florida, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of the United
States.


 


Glenn L. Widom, P.A. is Of Counsel to Silver, Garvett & Henkel, with whom
Glenn has practiced since 2004. Glenn’s commercial litigation practice has also
included matters involving class actions, antitrust, securities law cases, and
white-collar criminal defense at the national law firm of Zuckerman Spaeder
LLP (2002-04) and the Miami firm of Hanzman &
Criden, P.A. (1994-02).


 


Glenn is a proud Florida Gator, having obtained a Bachelor of Science degree
in Business Administration (Major: Finance, with honors) from the University of
Florida in 1984. He attended law school at the University of Miami where he
earned his Juris Doctorate degree cum laude in 1994. Between college
and law school, Glenn was a banker, serving as Vice President of mortgage
lending and loan servicing for Citizens Federal Savings & Loan (1986-90),
where he supervised its mortgage operations in five states. Before joining
Citizens, he was a loan officer with Commonwealth Savings & Loan
(1984-86).


 


Glenn is a member of the Miami-Dade County Bar Association and various other
professional and charitable organizations, including Lawyers for Children
America. Glenn is the Co-Founder and Chairman of the annual Keymorada
Invitational Fishing Tournament (keymoradafishing.com) which event has
raised over $1.7 million since 2005 to benefit the Crohn’s and Colitis
Foundation of America. He has been a member of CCFA’s
Board of Trustees since 2007 and was elected to its Executive Board as Treasurer
in 2009. Glenn is also on the Board of Directors for Temple Beth Am in
Pinecrest, Florida and Co-Chairs its Communications Committee.


 


Glenn is married with two children and is an avid fly-fisherman.

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Practice areas

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  1. Litigation: 55%
  2. Real Estate: 15%
  3. Insurance: 15%
  4. Debt Collection: 15%

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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Jordan Matthew Keusch

    Glenn is an experienced, knowledgeable and highly capable litigator. After having litigated against him in a lengthy matter involving several appeals, I have great respect for not only his ability but his character as well. I endorse Glenn without reservaton.

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  • Timothy Dean Henkel

    I endorse this lawyer. I was partners with Glenn for a number of years at Silver Garvett & Henkel. Glenn is a great guy and a good lawyer. He is quick to get to the heart of a matter and focuses on practical solutions to complex legal problems. Glenn has a persuasive presence in the courtroom and advocates strongly for his clients. In cases involving white collar crime and general civil matters, clients would be well advised to retain Glenn's services.

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Contact info

Glenn L. Widom, P A
1501 Venera Ave Ste 201
Coral Gables, Florida, 331463032

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199406/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Legal EliteFlorida Trend2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2009
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerSilver Garvett & Henkel, P.A.2004 - 2009
Senior AssociateZuckerman Spaeder, LLP2002 - 2004
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State Investment v. Merrick PartnershipSummary Judgment in favor of Merrick Partnership
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
"Leases Gone Wrong"Residential Leases2010