Allen Dell

Attorneys at Law

813.223.5351 202 South Rome Avenue Suite 100
Tampa, Florida 33606

Miriam E. Mason

She is a shareholder of Allen Dell, P.A.

Focus:

Miriam Mason is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law by the Florida Board of Legal Specialization and Education and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. She confines her practice exclusively to Marital and Family Law matters.

Affiliations & Accolades:

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Practice Areas:

  • Litigation and negotiation of complex dissolutions of marriage including alimony and child support, equitable distribution of marital assets and liabilities, valuations of goodwill, business interests, professional practices, real estate, deferred compensation and appreciation of and enhancement to non-marital assets.
  • Mediation
  • Child timesharing and parenting plans
  • Paternity actions
  • Collaborative divorce when clients seek more privacy.
  • Expert Testimony

Education:

  • Samford University Birmingham, AL, 1975, J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence Honors: Cum Laude
  • Cumberland School of Law

Admissions:

  • Florida, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000

Current and Prior Professional Associations:

  • The Florida Bar
    • 1992-1994, Chair 1994-1995
    • Civil Procedure Rules Committee, 1990-1993
    • Florida Lawyers Association for the Maintenance of Excellence, Incorporated (FLAME) Board of Directors, 1990-1991
    • Board Certification for Marital & Family Law, 1988
    • Long Range Planning Committee - 1987- 1990, Vice Chair, 1988
    • The Family Law Section
      • Chair, 1986-1987
      • Chair-Elect, 1985-1986
      • Secretary-Treasurer, 1984-1985
      • Education Chairperson, 1980-1982
      • Executive Council, 1979-1988
    • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers -National
      • President, 1999-2000
      • President-Elect, 1998-1999
      • First Vice President, 1997-1998
      • Treasurer, 1993-1994
      • Secretary, 1992-1993
      • Admissions Procedures Committee Chair, 1991-1994
      • Chair of Programs, 1989-1990
      • Chair of CLE Programs, 1988-1989
      • Board of Directors, 1988-1991
    • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers - Florida Chapter
      • President-Elect, 1991-1992
      • Chair, 13th Annual Institute, 1991
      • Secretary/Treasurer, 1990-1991
      • Chair-Sub-Board of Examiners, 1988-1990
      • Board of Managers, 1987-1991
    • American College of Family Trial Attorneys
      • Diplomat Emeritus

    Committees/Commissions:

    • Member of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee, 13-D, 1986-1989
    • Florida Supreme Court Study Committee on Child Support Enforcement Matters, 1987
    • Florida Supreme Court Gender Bias Study Commission, 1987-1989

    Community Involvement:

    • United Way of Greater Tampa
      • Member, Board of Directors, 1991-1994
    • Athena Society, Inc.
      • President, 1994-1995
      • President-Elect, 1993-1994
      • Treasurer, 1991-1993
      • Long-Range Planning Committee, 1989-1990
    • Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce
      • Leadership Tampa, Class of 1997

    Recognitions:

    • AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
    • Listed in "Florida's Legal Elite" for 2017 in Florida Trend Magazine
    • Recognized in Florida Super Lawyer's Magazine
    • Board Certified Marital & Family Lawyer, The Florida Bar, 1985
    • Recognized in Law & Leading Attorneys: A Florida Consumer's Guidebook
    • Selected as one of Tampa's Top Rated Lawyers of 2014 in ALM' s Legal Leaders publication
    • Recognized in Best Lawyer's Magazine