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Abraham Galbut

Abraham Galbut

Mr. Abraham Galbut is the senior partner of the law firm that was originally founded in 1953 He was admitted June, 1976 and practiced in South Beach until 2005 when the firm relocated to their current offices. He is an accomplished attorney in both transactional, real estate and finance, law and in litigation with a substantial practice in family, probate and guardianship law.

The firm has grown to 7 lawyers, each bringing their expertise and experience to serve the diverse clientele who need legal assistance. The firm has represented many international and national companies as well as the companies and individuals who call Miami home.

In addition to building a great law firm, Mr. Galbut is involved in a number of companies for acquisition and development of commercial and residential properties in South Florida and elsewhere. Mr. Galbut is actively involved in the hospitality and long term healthcare industry, including the construction, renovation, management and operation of hotels and restaurants in South Florida as well as developing one of the largest not for profit nursing home networks in the United States in Miami Dade Country, Florida. This divers training has enabled Mr. Galbut to provide legal assistance in the acquisition, development, finance and management of all types of properties.

Mr. Galbut is a graduate of New York University with a B.A. and University of Miami Law School with a Doctorate in Law. In addition to his many business pursuits, Mr. Galbut has been an active member of many civic and religious organizations. Mr. Galbut was an member of the United States Navy Judge Advocate General as an active reserve officer for six years and has led or served on many boards of local, regional, national and international charities and other civic organizations, including being a member of the City of Miami Beach Planning Board, the City of Miami Beach Health Advisory Board and a board member of the Public Health Trust for Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida. He is also a member of the City of Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, Miami-Dade County Bar Probate and Guardianship Committee, and a member of the Florida Bar, as well as a leader in many local religious schools and synagogues.

Mr. Galbut is married to Mrs. Nancy Galbut of Nashville, Tennessee. They have three sons and nine grandchildren, all of whom live in the South Florida area.

Merits & Qualifications

Professional & Civic Activities

  • Senior partner of the law firm that was originally founded in 1953.
  • Graduate of New York University with a B.A. and University of Miami Law School with a Doctorate in Law.
  • Active reserve officer for six years for the United States Navy Judge Advocate General.

Memberships

  • City of Miami Beach Planning Board
  • City of Miami Beach Health Advisory Board
  • Board member of the Public Health Trust for Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida.
  • City of Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce.
  • Miami-Dade County Bar Probate and Guardianship Committee.
  • Member of the Florida Bar.
  • Leader in many local religious schools and synagogues