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Denise Marlene Tamir

Divorce and separation Attorney at North Miami Beach, FL

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 28 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1995
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Denise

Learn Denise’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation

    15 years

  2. Family

  3. Mediation
    Denise is a Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil and Family Mediator specializing in Insurance, Personal Injury, Foreclosure, and Real Estate. She is also a partner of The Family Law Cooperative, a mediation firm specializing in divorce mediation both pre-suit/pro-se and represented parties.

    15 years

A member of the Florida Bar since 1995, Denise Tamir is a certified circuit civil and family mediator.  She earned her BBA in International Finance and Marketing from the University of Miami and her JD from Nova Southeastern University.  Before Law School, she served as a claims manager for Consumer Insurance Group in Miami Lakes and Paralegal for Leesfield & Partners where she cultivated a passion for law.  After her admission to the Florida Bar, she returned to Leesfield & Partners as a personal injury attorney until taking a hiatus to raise her two daughters. 

Denise has also served on the boards of many community organizations including Beth Torah Synagogue (Vice President); the Greater Miami Jewish Federation-North Dade Branch (Cabinet);  The Michael-Ann Russell Jewish Community Center; the Friends of the Hillel Community Theatre, which she co-founded; The American Friends of Meir Medical Center, which she founded and still serves as a member of the national board of directors; and she founded and currently chairs the JCC’s new Cultural Arts Theatre (J-CAT) program for middle school and high school students in North Miami Beach. 

Practice Areas include Property and Hurricane claims, Auto Accident, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability, Real Estate, Foreclosure, and pre-suit/pro-se as well as represented litigated divorce cases.


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Divorce Mediation Center of South Florida
17071 West Dixie Highway
North Miami Beach, FL, 33160

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Posted by anonymous | April 1, 2022
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| Hired Attorney
Highly recommend
I highly recommend Denise Tamir. From the first call, Denise guided us through a process that both my ex-husband and I were unfamiliar with giving us clarity and reassurance. Denise is extremely knowledgeable and made a difficult process go as smoothly as possible. She showed attention, care and compassion and had the best interest of our family in every step of the process. We have the best divorce outcome we could have wished for and it is because we had the right person on our side. Thank you Denise for everything!
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Posted by anonymous | June 18, 2014
Fastest Divorce in State of Florida
I've heard nothing but nightmare stories about divorce, process, with children, etc.. I am happy to say that with Denise's help I think I have the record for the fastest and cheapest divorce in the state of Florida. I'd like to add that we did the entire process over skype because I was/am living overseas and unable to make frequent trips back to FL. I never even met Denise except over skype. Entire process took less than 3 months and under $5K, and our divorce included 2 children and 2 homes in 2 different countries. Denise was absolutely the best no doubt about it! Thank You!
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  • Hourly Rates $ 250-350 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 7.1 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Divorce Medication Center of South Florida
  • 2011 - Present
  • Owner
  • Tamir Mediation Services
  • 2010 - Present
  • Partner
  • Tamir Silvers, LLC
  • 2005 - 2010
  • Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Alexander Muss Institute for Israel Education
  • 2004 - 2005
  • Attorney
  • Leesfield & Partners
  • 1995 - 1996
  • Dean's Research Assistant
  • Nova Southeasterm University
  • 1994 - 1995
  • Articles Editor
  • Nova Law Review
  • 1992 - 1994
  • Claims Coordinator
  • Leesfield & Partners, PA
  • 1986 - 1990
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  • Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • University of Miami
  • Bechelor of Business Administration
  • 1983


  • National Association of Divorce Professionals
  • Founding Director Aventura Chapter
  • 2016 - Present
  • Association of South Florida Mediators and Arbitrators
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Florida Association of Professional Mediators
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Michael Ann Russel Jewish Community Center
  • Board Member
  • 2008 - Present
  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • 1995 - Present
  • J's Cultural Arts Theatre
  • Founder, Chair
  • 2008 - 2015
  • American Friends of Meir Medical Center
  • Founder; National Board member
  • 2001 - 2005
  • Beth Torah Synagogue
  • Executive Board; Vice President
  • 2000 - 2008
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Languages Spoken

  • Hebrew

Honors and Awards

  • Women of Distinction Community Leadership Award
  • Hochberg Preparatory Day School
  • 2015
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • J's Cultural Arts Theatre
  • 2015
  • Tzaddik Award
  • Greater Miami Jewish Federation North Dade
  • 2007
  • West Publishing Company Achievment Award
  • West Publishing Company
  • 1993
  • Corpus Juris Secundum Award- -Torts
  • West Publishing Company
  • 1993
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Speaking Engagements

  • Cooperative Divorce: Ask the Experts – A Panel Discussion for Women Only
  • Cooperative Divorce
  • 2012

Attorney endorsements

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Family Attorney | Mar 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Denise Tamir for more than 20 years. She is a consummate professional, knowledgable in her field, an excellent mediator and a compassionate listener. She enjoys working with people, exercises discretion and puts her clients and mediation cases ahead of any self interest. I highly recommend Denise."

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North Miami Beach Divorce and separation Lawyer Denise Marlene Tamir
Denise Marlene Tamir
Divorce and separation Attorney
North Miami Beach, FL
Licensed for 28 years