Allen Dell announces Miriam E. Mason will be a shareholder in our firm, effective January 1, 2017. Miriam is Board Certified in Marital & Family Law, is listed in The Best Lawyers of America, and is rated AV by Martindale Hubbell.
Miriam has held numerous positions, including leadership positions, in the Florida Bar and national, state, and local professional legal associations.
Miriam served on the Marital & Family Law Board Certification and Marital & Family Law Rules Committee of the Florida Bar. While Chair of the Marital & Family Law Rules Committee, Miriam presented the initial rules to the Florida Supreme Court in oral arguments and, as a result, those rules were promulgated by the Florida Supreme Court. She additionally was a contributing author of the Amicus Curiae Brief on behalf of The Family Law Section to the Florida Supreme Court in the Canakaris v. Canakaris decision which created the concept of Equitable Distribution. In addition to being a Past Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer of the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar, she has been a member of the Executive Council, was Chair of the Education Committee which was in charge of marital and family law seminars presented around the State and was Editor of The Family Law Commentator.
During her long-time fellowship in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), Miriam served a term as President, three terms as Vice President, and has been Secretary, Treasurer and a Member of the Board of Directors. Miriam is also a Past President of the Florida Chapter of the AAML.
Miriam is an Emeritus Diplomat of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers.
Locally, Miriam is a Past President of and presently an Emeritus Master in the J. Clifford Cheatwood Inn of Court.
Please join Allen Dell in welcoming Miriam E. Mason as a shareholder in our firm, effective January 1, 2017.