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David H. Charlip, B.C.S. the principal of Charlip Law Group, LC, is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer specializing in a wide range of civil trial matters and is also a Florida Civil Law Notary. Mr. Charlip has over 33 years of litigation experience, and has managed and litigated cases across the country in states such as California, Washington, Missouri, South Dakota, New York, Wyoming, Nevada, Indiana, Massachusetts, Louisiana, and New Hampshire, to name a few.


Mr. Charlip has a reputation as an innovator and a leader in such areas as Mortuary and Funeral law, Civil and Corporate Litigation, Real Estate Law, Banking law, Family Law, Intellectual Property Law, Personal Injury, and Nursing Home litigation, on both the individual level and in class or collective actions. Being the leader that he is in many areas of the law, he is a sought after speaker and frequent resource for the media.; as a result, the Charlip Law Group, L.C., has become known worldwide.


Mr. Charlip has one primary goal - high quality, innovative legal work based on the cutting edge of the law that places the client's needs first. Throughout his legal career, Mr. Charlip has always advanced and secured his clients interests by adapting, and even helping create, laws to their unique circumstances and needs. Charlip Law Group, LC, embodies and advances that philosophy while continuing Mr. Charlip's standards of high quality legal representation.


Mr. Charlip received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Florida with Honors where he was the Executive Director of the University of Florida Law Review. He is admitted to both the Florida and New Jersey Bar, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, including Trial Bar, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, and the Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. Mr. Charlip is the author of numerous scholarly articles.



Languages spoken: Spanish, Hebrew

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Practice areas


  1. Class Action: 20%
    35 years
  2. Foreclosure: 20%
    35 years
  3. Family: 10%
    35 years
  4. Employment: 10%
    35 years
  5. Other: 40%
  6. More 



Hourly ($350-500/hour), contingent (25-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I endorse this lawyer. It is always a pleasure working on cases with David. Very knowledgeable on the law, processes, and court procedures. Extremely courteous, highly intelligent, professional, and caring. Goes the extra mile to get things accomplished. I highly recommend David to all my friends, family and colleagues.


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Contact info

Charlip Law Group, LC

11900 Biscayne Blvd.
Suite 200
North Miami, FL, 33181


FLMember in Good Standing198106/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Case CommentUniversity of Florida Law Review1981
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyRobles Law Center2001 - 2002
AttorneyDavid H. Charlip, PA1990 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Association for Justice, Funeral Services Litigation CommitteeChair2007 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Pro-Art Dental Lab, Inc. v. V-Strategic Group, LLC, 986 So.2d 1244 (2007)Reversal
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Publication nameTitleDate
South Florida Business JournalCommentary, Time to Take Sexual Harrassment Out of the Closet1991
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1978
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual MeetingFuneral Service Litigation2007