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Anne Dufour Zuckerman

Contracts and agreements Attorney at Boca Raton, FL

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  • State Years
    Florida - FL 11 years
    Maine - ME 34 years
    South Carolina - SC 29 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 35 years
    Connecticut - CT 37 years
  • Licensed for 11 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2012
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State ME
    Acquired 1989
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 29 years
    State SC
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Resigned No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 35 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1989
    Status
    Resigned No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 37 years
    State CT
    Acquired 1986
    Status
    Retired No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Anne

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The Law Offices of Anne Dufour Zuckerman, P.A. was founded in 2012 by Anne Dufour Zuckerman, a practicing attorney since 1986. The firm concentrates on the practice of business law. Anne has experience in an extensive range of substantive areas of business law, having also worked as General Counsel for a large, privately held company in the insurance-related industry; Associate General Counsel, Business Law for a large, publicly traded company in the retail industry; a partner and associate in private legal practice as a commercial litigator representing both plaintiffs and defendants; an attorney for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement, Washington D.C; and an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Connecticut.  
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As a result of her broad-based legal experience and representation of a wide variety of businesses, including nonprofits, Anne understands the pressures on businesses to do more work with fewer resources, to develop and adhere to budgets, operating and strategic plans and generally to hold down overall legal costs, while functioning in a more demanding and litigious environment. Anne works closely with every client to provide them with responsive, solution oriented legal services while always maintaining the highest level of ethics and professionalism.

Anne’s areas of practice inlude:

  • Serving as Outside General Counsel
  • Commercial contract drafting, review and negotiation, including, but not limited to, operating agreements, shareholder agreements, asset purchase agreements, employment and non-competition agreements
  • Structuring, formation and dissolution of business entities (corporations, LLCs)
  • Corporate governance including drafting By-Laws, advising Corporate Boards and Committees, drafting minutes, employee handbooks, records retention policies and codes of ethics 
  • Counseling corporations, officers and/or directors with respect to their fiduciary and other legal obligations
  •  E-commerce related legal matters including website privacy policies and terms of use
  •  Advertising and marketing laws
  •  Regulatory compliance

 Anne is active in her community serving as a volunteer and also legal counsel for the Office Depot Foundation. She serves on the Board of Directors for NAWBO Palm Beach County. Anne is also a mentor with Women of Tomorrow providing mentoring services for local high school students. 


Anne resides in Boca Raton with her husband, P. Benjamin (Ben) Zuckerman, a partner with the law firm of Berger Singerman in Boca Raton, and their 3 children: Noah, who attends the University of Central Florida (class of 2018) and twins, Eli and Nathan, who attend Stevens Institute of Technology (class of 2021).

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Law Offices Ofanne Dufour Zuckerman P.A.
2385 NW Executive Center Dr Ste 100
Boca Raton, FL, 33431-8510

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Posted by Karen | July 3, 2017
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Anne's extensive business law experience and knowledge is greatly appreciated. She reviewed and updated our contracts, and has assisted Fire Power Seminars tremendously with all legal issues! As a woman owned business, we highly recommend Anne. She is an attorney with a heart that truly cares for her clients – she is honest, reliable and a woman of integrity! And, her fees are extremely reasonable!
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Cost

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  • Hourly Rates $ 300-300 per hour
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AVVO RATING 7.0 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Business Law Attorney
  • Law Offices of Anne Dufour Zuckerman P.A., Boca Raton, Florida
  • 2012 - Present
  • General Counsel
  • Imperial Finance & Trading, Boca Raton, Florida
  • 2008 - 2010
  • Vice President, Associate General Counsel Business Law
  • Office Depot, Inc., Boca Raton, Florida
  • 2000 - 2008
  • Partner - Commercial Litigation
  • Lewis Babcock, Columbia, South Carolina
  • 1994 - 2000
  • Senior Associate - Commercial Litigation
  • Verrill Dana, Portland, Maine
  • 1989 - 1994
  • Attorney
  • US Securities & Exchange Commission - Division of Enforcement, Washington, DC
  • 1987 - 1989
  • Assistant Attorney General
  • Connecticut Attorney General's Office, Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1986 - 1987
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Education

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor
  • 1986
  • University of Maine
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1982

Associations

  • Real World Mentoring for Women
  • President
  • 2010 - Present
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • South Palm Beach County Florida Association of Women Lawyers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Business Women’s Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Women’s Executive Club
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
  • Member
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Publications

  • Connecticut Probate Law Journal
  • The Human Leukocyte Antigen Test: Its Reform of Disputed Paternity Proceedings
  • 1986

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Boca Raton Contracts and agreements Lawyer Anne Dufour Zuckerman
Anne Dufour Zuckerman
Contracts and agreements Attorney
Boca Raton, FL
Licensed for 37 years