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.
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1994||04/19/2020|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2013|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2012|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2012|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2011|
|Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers Magazine||2011|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2011|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2010|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2010|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2009|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2009|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2009|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2008|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2008|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2008|
|Partner||Silver Garvett & Henkel, P.A.||2004 - 2009|
|Senior Associate||Zuckerman Spaeder, LLP||2002 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|University of Miami School of Law||law||N/A|
|"Leases Gone Wrong"||Residential Leases||2010|
|State Investment v. Merrick Partnership||Summary Judgment in favor of Merrick Partnership|
Posted by Stephanie Rizzuti
Wed Mar 30 2016