Welcome to the Law Firm of Militzok & Associates, P.A.

Militzok & Associates, P.A. is a South Florida law firm that is dedicated to offering the highest caliber legal representation in both federal and state courts as well as in our transactional practice. The Firm’s practice places a major emphasis on condominium water and mold damage litigation, real estate transactions and litigation, commercial and consumer litigation, garnishment defense and bankruptcy,  and business transactions and agreements. The Firm’s litigation practice includes the representation of individuals and companies in breach of contract actions, real estate and landlord/tenant disputes, foreclosures, consumer protection actions, business partnership and shareholder disputes as well as other types of cases. The Firm’s transactional practice encompasses broad ranging real estate and business transactions including commercial and residential real estate closings, title insurance, asset purchases and sales, mergers and acquisitions, and joint venture arrangements. The Firm also advises hundreds of small businesses on day-to-day legal matters. Our attorneys are often engaged to draft and negotiate agreements for a diverse variety of business matters. Our attorneys always provide clients with aggressive representation and unwavering dedication. Regardless of the type of case or matter they are handling, our lawyers are committed to utilizing experience, resources and skill to protect our clients’ best interest. Our cases are handled on an hourly basis or, alternatively, on a contingency fee basis, which means there are no attorneys’ fees or costs unless we are successful in obtaining a recovery. In addition to English, our staff speaks Spanish, French, and Hebrew. We are pleased to present this website to our clients, potential clients and to the general public. The website is designed to communicate to our clients and potential clients the firm’s practice, results and latest developments. We invite you to review our website and contact us if you need legal assistance.
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Recent News

  • |Attorney Matthew Militzok Wins Head of Household Garnishment Exemption Decision

    In a recently published decision in Florida Law Weekly Supplement, Attorney Matthew J. Militzok successfully argued that a wage earner who provided more than one-half of the financial support of a parent and who otherwise had no other dependents (such as children), qualified for the head of household exemption under Chapter 222 of the Florida Statutes. The Debtor had incurred an unpaid credit card debt. The credit card company obtained a judgment and obtained a wage garnishment against the Debtor. The Debtor argued that she supported her parents who lived with her and as a result provided more than one-half of their financial support. The Judge ruled that although Florida case law had not previously recognized that parents could be specifically defined as “dependents”, she found that parents do qualify as dependents in the same way that dependent children do under the statute. Previously, case law found that dependents primarily included minor children and adult children who had a disability and were otherwise unable to support themselves. This decision is a victory for all debtors who ne

  • |Attorney Matthew J. Militzok is featured on the cover of the South Florida Daily Business Review

    Attorney Matthew J. Militzok is featured on the cover of the South Florida Daily Business Review for his work litigating on behalf of consumers against credit reporting agencies under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.