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Robert C. Meyer

Practice Areas:
Bankruptcy Trustees Rights
Bankruptcy Chapter 7
Bankruptcy Chapter 11
Chapter 13
Civil Litigation
Estate Planning
Consumer Law
Tax Controversies.

1984, Florida
1985, U.S. District Court
Southern District of Florida; 1987
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1989
U.S. District Court
Middle District of Florida

Law School:
University of Miami, J.D., 1983
University of Miami, LL.M., in Taxation, 1984.

Grinnell College, B.A., 1979

Member Bar Associations for Coral Gables, Miami-Dade County and American Bar
The Florida Bar (Sections Member for Business and Tax)
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida
National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
American Bankruptcy Institute Member
Emerald Society of South Florida, Inc (Board of Directors, 1995 and President 1996-1997)

"How Bankruptcy Before Divorce May Be Better Than After Divorce"Co-Author with Thomas Gary: "The Matrimonial Strategist," Volume XVI, Number 12, 1999
"Discharging Taxes in Bankruptcy Has Evolved"; Business Law Section Quarterly Report (Florida Bar) February 2002
"Nonresident Alien Debtors Exemption Rights in Florida May Exceed Those of Florida Resident Aliens and Floridians" NABTalk, Volume 19, No. 1, Spring 2003
"Federal Tax Liens 'Stick It' to Entireties" Florida Bar Tax Section Bulletin, Vol XXII, No. 1, September 2003
Adjunct Professor, "Bankruptcy Taxation," LL.M. Taxation Program, University of Miami Law School, 2001
Estate Administrator, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida, 1984-1986
"Disclaimer Statute May Permit Judgment Debtors to Deliver Money to Friends or Family With Nothing to Creditors, But Not Always in Florida" - Reprinted from the Florida Bar Journal On Line, 2005
"Homestead Protection is Devolving" Reprinted from the ABI Committee News 2006

Miami-Dade County Bar Association's Put Something Back Pro Bono Award for Bankruptcy 2001
The Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award for 2004 (Eleventh Circuit)
Miami-Dade President's Put Something Back Award, 2004

Reported Cases:
In re Faberge Restaurant of Florida, Inc., 222 B.R. 285 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1997)
In re Marco Levy, 221 B.R. 559 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1998)
In re Gonzalez, 206 B.R. 239 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1997)
In re Popek, 188 B.R. 701 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1995)
In re LuRay Richardson, 151 B.R. 613 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1993)
In re Equipment Company of America (ECOA v. Production Supply Company of Florida, Inc.), 135 B.R. 169 (Bankr. S.D. Fla. 1991).
In re Hartnett v. Mustelier, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 25654; 18 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. D 94
In re Hartnett v. Mustelier, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 27046; 18 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. D 183

Robert C. Meyer, P.A.

2223 Coral Way
Miami, Florida 33145-3508 USA

Phone: 305-285-8838
Fax: 305-285-8919

Specializing in Bankruptcy Law
and Commercial Litigation

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