Attorney Daniel De Paz is a dedicated legal professional with an exemplary track record in the field of law. Licensed to practice in the state of Florida, he brings a wealth of expertise and a commitment to justice that sets him apart. With a strong background in probates, guardianships, wills, trusts, and powers of attorney, Daniel is known for his exceptional advocacy skills, strategic thinking, and unwavering dedication to his clients.
He is a first generation born American with Caribbean roots in Puerto Rico and Cuba. He speaks English and Spanish fluently and enjoys helping his clients in either language.
Daniel De Paz earned his B.S. from the University of Florida, and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Arizona Summit Law School, where he held multiple leadership positions as a law student, clerked for a criminal law judge and clerked for the multi-state law firm, Polsinelli Shugart. During his time in law school, he distinguished himself as a diligent student, excelling in courses related to trusts and estates, civil procedure, evidence, and consistently demonstrating a deep understanding of complex legal concepts. He also wrote his thesis proposing a new safe harbor provision for the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.
With a comprehensive understanding of Florida's legal landscape, Daniel has successfully represented clients in a wide range of legal matters. His practice encompasses probates, guardianships and developing estate plans, and his in-depth knowledge of relevant statutes, regulations, and case law allows him to provide informed and effective counsel.
Daniel started a firm in the Orlando area in early 2014 focused on alleviating the pressures still being felt by families all over Florida from the financial collapse and great recession of 2008. Along with a law partner, he helped save thousands of homes for families facing foreclosure. He also developed a robust probate and estate planning practice at this time and quickly realized this was the area of law that he enjoyed most. Eventually, he sold his shares of the firm to his partner and set out to start his own probate and estate planning practice dedicated in this area of law exclusively.
Throughout his career, Daniel has demonstrated a strong commitment to ensuring the best possible outcomes for his clients. He is recognized for his ability to meticulously analyze cases, develop tailored legal strategies, and vigorously advocate on behalf of his clients both in and out of the courtroom. His attention to detail, strong communication skills, and strategic thinking have consistently resulted in favorable resolutions for those he represents.
Attorney Daniel De Paz is an active member of several professional organizations, including the Florida Bar Association, University of Florida Alumni Association, Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, The St. Pete Bar Association, Super Lawyers, and The Community Law Program. His involvement in these associations reflects his dedication to staying current with the latest legal developments, networking with fellow legal professionals, and upholding the highest ethical standards in his practice.
Beyond his legal practice, Daniel is committed to giving back to the community. He has volunteered his time with the local Community Law Program to volunteer pro bono helping the community members who qualify for help, demonstrating his belief in the importance of making a positive impact beyond the courtroom.
Attorney Daniel De Paz's reputation as a skilled advocate and his commitment to providing top-notch legal representation make him a valuable asset to clients seeking reliable counsel in Florida. His dedication to upholding justice, combined with his extensive legal knowledge, positions him as a trustworthy advocate who consistently strives for excellence in every case he handles.
For expert legal guidance and a proven record of success, reach out to Attorney Daniel De Paz to discuss your legal needs.