For more than 30 years, the Law Offices Mendez & Mendez PA in South Miami, Florida has been representing clients throughout Miami-Dade County in the areas of Real Estate, Probate and Estate law. We take pride in bringing our extensive knowledge of the law and our passion for helping the community of the Greater Miami area to each client that comes through our doors. Whether you are looking to buy or sell property, or to plan for your future with an effective estate plan, we have the knowledge necessary to get the results you need.
With more than 30 years of transactional and litigation experience, our firm can help you with any of the following real estate issues:
|Residential Home Sale Transactions|
|Zoning, Land-Use and Building Permits|
|Commercial Property Sale Transactions|
|Real Estate Contracts|
From the offer to the sale, we handle all transactional aspects of buying and selling real estate including:
|Drafting and Reviewing Sales Contracts|
|Reviewing Lending Documents|
|Real Estate Closings|
|Negotiating Real Estate Agreements|
|Searching and Clearing Title|
Our firm handles all aspects of probate administration and litigation concerning:
|Administration of Estates|
|Representing Heirs and Beneficiaries in Estate Proceedings|
|Determinations of Incapacity|
|Representing Personal Representatives of Estates|
|Will Contests Through Undue Influence|
Planning the parameters of your future medical care or establishing devises for family members is important to consider. We can assist you with:
|Last Will and Testaments|
|Designation of Healthcare Surrogate|
|Estate Tax Issues|
|Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts|
|Durable Powers of Attorney|
|Establishing Limited Liability Company’s|
Sergio Mendez was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1985 and has more than 30 years of experience. He practiced with his late father for 15 years. Though his practice is limited to Guardianship, Probate and Real Property Law, has handled hundreds of cases across the spectrum of civil litigation. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is President at the Law Offices Mendez & Mendez.
Sergio graduated from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, Massachusetts. He served as President of the Cuban American Bar Association in 1999 and on its Board of Directors for fifteen years. He has been licensed for over ten years by the U.S. Department of Treasury - Office of Foreign Assets Control, as one of eight attorneys licensed to handle cuban asset control regulations. He travels frequently to Cuba to represent Cuban heirs in U.S. Probate proceedings. He has also served as a professor at Florida International University teaching Wills, Trusts and Estates.
Sergio has served on the Board of Directors for the Guardianship Program of Miami-Dade County since 2003 and served as its President from 2006-2008. GPDC is the Public Guardian for Elderly, Indigent, Incapacitated Persons in Miami-Dade County. Sergio also served on the Judicial Nominating Commission 11th Judicial Circuit, by appointment of Florida Bar Board of Governors from 2000-2004 and was the Co-Chairperson in 2003-04. He has published various legal articles concerning Mortgage Foreclosures, the Cuban Assets Control Regulations and Probate Litigation.
Daniel is a third generation attorney who joined the firm in 2014. Daniel concentrates his practice on estate planning, probate and guardianship administration and litigation, and civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm as an attorney, Daniel worked as a law clerk for several years and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Maria Korvick, the administrative judge in the Probate Division for Miami-Dade County. Daniel graduated from Belen Jesuit Preparatory School before attending the University of Florida where he received his undergraduate degree. He went on to attend law school at St. Thomas University where he graduated with honors.