South Florida has recently been experiencing what can very well be considered a real estate renaissance; a second awakening of the real estate market after the horror that was called the foreclosure crisis. Unbelievable. Continue reading
Imagine the savings if you were able to claim a homestead exemption in every state that has the exemption. We would all be buying up property across the country. However, buyer beware! Continue reading
Oppenheim Law Legal Update as of 3/31/2019:
Who knew the Wall Street Journal subscribed to the South Florida Law Blog! We anticipate that investors with large deposits will need legal counsel to devise legal strategies regarding walking away from these deposits.
There’s a difference between #dirtbag lawyers and #dirtlawyers
In response to the 60 Minutes piece that recently aired. Roy Oppenheim has a message to U.S. lawyers helping launder money.
Why All Lawyers Are Not
It’s funny as a real estate lawyer we frequently call ourselves dirt lawyers. Thankfully rarely have I been called a “dirtbag”. Unfortunately, this 60 Minutes UNDERCOVER piece suggests that lawyers in general, are dirt bags helping corrupt dictators hide their money in plain site….. in the skylines of NYC and Miami. In this case, however, one simple down to earth straight shooting lawyer, Jeffrey Herrmann, appears to be the new poster child for the type of lawyer that we all still aspire to be.