Denise L. Schneider

Denise L. Schneider

Partner
Location:
Boca Raton, Florida
Phone:
561-447-2274 (Boca Raton)
954-761-9994 (Fort Lauderdale)
Fax:
561-447-2275 (Boca Raton)
954-761-9969 (Fort Lauderdale)
Email:

DENISE L. SCHNEIDER, Partner, is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Marital and Family Law. Schneider earned her J.D. (magna cum laude) as well as her Bachelor of Science from Nova Southeastern University. Prior to joining the firm in 2007, Schneider worked in several Fort Lauderdale area boutique marital and family law practices.

Following her admittance to the Florida Bar in 2002, Schneider has strictly limited her practice to complex matrimonial and family law cases, including prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, dissolution of marriage, equitable distribution, alimony and spousal support, parenting issues and timesharing, paternity, and complex financial matters.

Schneider is active in the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar and is a past Chair of the Family Law Section of the Broward County Bar Association. She also served on the Board of Directors of the Broward County Bar Association as well as the Board of Directors of Abi's Place, a non-profit school for children with moderate to severe developmental disabilities.

Mrs. Schneider was recently recognized as a 2017 Top 100 Florida Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers.  She has been included in Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2009, 2011-2012 and 2014-2016. She also was the recipient of the Practice Section Chair Award, recognizing her outstanding leadership and guidance for the year 2009/2010.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Matrimonial Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Florida Bar Board Certified in Marital and Family Law, 2011

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2002

Education

  • Nova Southeastern Law University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2001
  • Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
    • B.S. - 1998

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers – Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers – 2017
  • 2015
    • South Florida Legal Guide's List of Top Up & Comers, 2015
    • Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014-2015
  • 2010
    • Practice Section Award, Broward County Bar Association, 2009 - 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Broward County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2011 - 2013
  • Florida Bar, Family Law Section, Member, 2002 - Present
  • Broward County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Past Chair, 2009 - 2010
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association , 2007 - Present
  • South Palm Beach County Bar Association , 2007 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors of Abi's Place - A Special School for Special Children, 2010 - Present
  • Charity Committee at the Lauderdale Small Boat Club, 2009 - 2011