Schecter Law is a dynamic full-service law firm, serving South Florida’s real estate and transactional needs since 1976.
Real estate and business transactions are often complex and require meticulous attention to detail and superior negotiation skills: two skill sets which are integral to our practice. With related and extensive experience in real property and business litigation, Schecter Law approaches our client’s transactional needs with an acute sense of preventing future disputes.
At Schecter Law, our attorneys serve as trusted advisors at every stage of our representation of our clients. Highly qualified lawyers in the fields of real estate and business transactions, Schecter Law provides representation to individual and entity clients.
Schecter Law is an established boutique law firm that has been located in downtown Fort Lauderdale, since 1976.
We represent individual and corporate clients, concentrating in all areas of business law, contract law, commercial and real estate transactions.
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