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Nelson & Nelson, P.A. Ranked by Best Law Firms® in 2024 as Tier 1 Firm in Miami for Trusts & Estates Law
MIAMI, FL — Nelson & Nelson, P.A. has been recognized in the 2024 edition of Best Law Firms®, ranked by Best Lawyers®. The firm is recognized as a Miami Metropolitan Tier 1 firm for its professional excellence in Tax Law and Trusts and Estates Law. It is also named a National Tier 3 firm in Tax Law.
Achieving a tiered ranking in Best Law Firms® on a national and/or metropolitan scale signals a unique credibility within the industry. The transparent, collaborative research process employs qualitative and quantitative data from peer and client reviews that is supported by proprietary algorithmic technology to produce a tiered system of industry-led rankings of the top 4% of the industry.
Firms included in the 2024 Best Law Firms® list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be considered for this milestone achievement, at least one lawyer in the law firm must be recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.
Three attorneys of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. are recognized in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® and contributed to the firm's ranking in Best Law Firms®. The attorneys include: Barry A. Nelson, the founder of the firm and author of Estate Planning and Asset Protection in Florida: A Plan to Survive Unexpected Financial Threats who has received 30 consecutive recognitions for his work in Trust and Estates Law and Tax Law; Jennifer E. Okcular, a shareholder of the firm who received her 6th inclusion for her work in Tax Law and her first recognition for Trusts and Estates Law; and Cassandra S. Nelson, an associate who received her 3rd recognition in Ones To Watch in the practice area of Trusts and Estates.
During the Best Law Firms review process one client of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. commented that "Total experience with Nelson & Nelson was fabulous" and in a previous review process a client commented that "Barry Nelson and the entire Nelson & Nelson team is bright, resourceful and understanding of the client’s desired outcome. They tailor the outcome to the client."
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Nelson & Nelson, P.A.
Nelson & Nelson, P.A. is ranked by Best Lawyers® in Best Law Firms® as as a Miami Metropolitan Tier 1 firm in Trusts and Estates Law and National Tier 3 in Tax Law and has been consecutively recognized since 2011. The attorneys of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. provide business, asset protection, probate, tax and estate planning services to high net worth individuals, families and business owners as well as probate, trust and guardianship services from their office located in North Miami Beach, Florida.
Barry A. Nelson
Barry A. Nelson, a Florida Bar Board Certified Attorney in the areas of Taxation and Wills, Trusts and Estates and the author of Estate Planning and Asset Protection in Florida: A Plan to Survive Unexpected Financial Threats is a shareholder of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), was named the Best Lawyers® 2015 Miami Trusts and Estates "Lawyer of the Year," has been listed in Best Lawyers® consecutively since 1995 and has been a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® Rated Lawyer for over 25 years.
Jennifer E. Okcular
Jennifer E. Okcular, a Florida Bar Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates attorney and shareholder of Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida, practices primarily in the areas of tax, estate planning, asset protection planning and probate administration. In May 2017 she graduated from Class II of the Florida Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Jennifer has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2019 and she was named as a top rated estate planning and probate attorney by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine since 2017.
Cassandra S. Nelson
Cassandra S. Nelson, is an associate at the law firm Nelson & Nelson, P.A. in North Miami Beach, Florida. She practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, asset protection, tax, special needs trusts, guardianships, and probate administration. She has been named in Ones To Watch for Trusts and Estates in The Best Lawyers in America© since 2022.