A commercial law firm serving South Florida, including Fort Lauderdale / Broward County, Miami / Dade County and the Palm Beaches.

We are a legal boutique that concentrates our practice in the following areas:

Our organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality legal representation in an efficient and cost-effective manner through hard work and creative solutions. We strive to determine exactly what outcome is desired by the client and to focus on achieving that goal. You will deal directly with the principle of our firm, Joseph Burns, throughout our handling of your legal matter.

Mr. Burns has more than 31 years of legal experience including successfully representing major financial institutions, real estate developers, manufacturers, businesspeople and insurance companies in matters ranging from complex contract and fraud litigation to commercial collections. This includes related appellate work as was performed in the published opinions, Cullen/Frost Bank v. Commonwealth Lloyd's 852 S.W.2d 252 (Tex. App.-Dallas 1993) and Parker v. R.A. Wenham Pty., L.T.D., 829 So. 2d 384 (Fla. 4th DCA 2002). He is licensed to practice in all state courts of Florida and Texas, the United States Supreme Court, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Southern District Court of Florida, and the Northern and Eastern District Courts of Texas.

Many of our clients are located outside the United States or the State of Florida and we make the necessary accommodations to suit their particular needs. We can also work directly with a client’s existing counsel when beneficial.

We would like the opportunity to discuss your legal matter with you and ask that you please contact us to arrange an appointment.


(954) 563-5015




Law Offices, J. E. Burns, P.L.
2881 East Oakland Park Blvd., Suite 411
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA 33306-1813
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