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My practice, located in South Florida, is solely dedicated to estate planning and probate administration, guardianships, and tax planning.  



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Practice areas


  1. Estate Planning: 50%
    11 years, 500 cases
  2. Tax: 25%
    17 years, 500 cases
  3. Probate: 25%
    11 years, 50 cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

20 total 

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  • Veronica LaVerne Robinson

    I endorse this lawyer because he is knowledgeable and experienced in his field. More importantly, whether it be in estate planning, probate, or guardianship, Attorney Shulman works hard to ensure that his clients' assets are protected.


    Veronica Robinson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Spencer Marc Aronfeld

    I settled a personal injury case involving a minor child. Florida law required that the settlement be approved by a judge and a guardianship established holding the funds for the child until he turns 18. David did a wonderful job. Traveled to Miami on a number of occasions and performed magnificently at the hearing. I recommend him without hesitation for any guardianship, probate or estate matter.


    Spencer Aronfeld Admiralty and maritime Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Ginsberg Shulman, PL

401 E. Las Olas, Blvd
Suite 1400
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301


FLMember in Good Standing199806/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified - Wills, Trusts & EstatesFlorida Bar2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Nominated - Top 25 Estate Planning BlogLexisNexis2011
Winner - Top 25 Wills, Trusts, and Estates BlogsLexisNexis2011
Glass Leadership InstituteAnti Defamation League2010
Horizon Leadership ClassJewish Federation of Broward County2010
Chief Counsel Team AwardInternal Revenue Service2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerGinsberg Shulman, PL2013 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of David A. Shulman, PL2009 - 2013
AttorneyGreenspoon Marder, PA2006 - 2009
Attorney-AdvisorInternal Revenue Service1998 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Bar, Florida Probate Rules CommitteeMembers2014 - Present
Jewish Federation Broward CountyJoint Tax Seminar Planning Committee Member2014 - Present
Jewish Community Foundation of Broward County Professional Advisory CommitteeVice Chair2014 - Present
BNI PinnacleEducation Coordinator2013 - Present
Uniform Law Commission, Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets CommitteeAmerican Bar Association Section Adviser2012 - Present
AntiDefamation League - Florida, Law Enforcement CommitteeMember2011 - Present
American Friends of Hebrew University Southern RegionBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Greater Ft. Lauderdale Estate Planning CouncilMember2009 - Present
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm DivisionMember2009 - Present
Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Broward County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Florida Bar, Tax SectionMember2005 - Present
Florida BarMember1998 - Present
American Bar Association, Taxation SectionMember1998 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, Taxation CommitteeMember2013 - 2014
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division, Estate Planning, Probate & Trust CommitteeMember2013 - 2014
American Bar AssociationGpSolo e-Report SubCommitee Member2012 - 2013
BNI ExecutivesSecretary/Treasurer2010 - 2012
Jewish Federation of Broward County Horizons Leadership InstituteLeadership Member2010 - 2011
Anti Defamation League Glass Leadership InstituteLeadership Member2010 - 2011
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Estate PlanningSave estate taxes.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Strafford PublicationsEstate Planning for Digital Assets and Online Accounts - Program Materials2011
Treasury RegulationsTD 9177, Return of partnership income—exceptions to filing requirement., Code Sec. 60312005
IRS PublicationsNotice 2004-672004
Treasury RegulationsTD 9094, Return of partnership income—exceptions to filing requirement., Code Sec. 60312003
IRS PublicationRev. Proc. 2003-482003
IRS Proposed RegulationsProposed Regulations 1.6031(a)-12003
IRS PublicationsRev. Proc. 2003-842003
IRS PublicationsRev. Proc. 2002-682002
IRS PublicationsRev. Proc. 2002-162002
IRS PublicationsNotice 2001-512001
IRS PublicationsNotice 2000-442000
IRS AnnouncementsAnnouncement 2000-552000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawEstate PlanningLL.M - Master of Laws2006
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Brandeis UniversityPolitics and American StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Jewish Federation of Broward County Professional Advisory CommitteeFiduciary Access to Digital Assets2015
Probate and PumpernickelFiduciary Access to Digital Assets2014
Rocketlawyer PodcastEstate Planning for Real Estate2011
Estate Planning for Digital Assets and Online AccountsEstate Planning for Digital Assets and Online Accounts2011
BNI ExecutivesEstate Planning and Probate for Non-Taxes2010
BNI ExecutivesThe Future of the Estate Tax2009
American Bar Association Midyear Tax MeetingRev. Proc. 2003-48, 2003-842003