Excellence

& Integrity

Excellence

& Integrity

Excellence

& Integrity

Excellence

& Integrity

Excellence

& Integrity

Excellence

& Integrity

Keith B. Braun

Partner

Keith B. Braun is a partner in the Palm Beach Gardens law firm of Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun, LLP. He received his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was an associate editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review.

He is admitted to practice in Florida and Michigan and advises many law firms in Northern states on Florida issues. He is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell; a Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer, a Fellow of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®), and an Accredited Estate Planner® (AEP®), whose practice areas include estate planning, probate, trust administration, post-mortem planning, Florida domicile planning, Florida homestead planning, Florida documentary stamp tax planning and tax-exempt and not-for-profit organizations. Keith has participated in numerous professional and community organizations and currently serves as President of the Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service, Inc.

Professional Associations & Memberships:

American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)

The Florida Bar, At Large Member of the Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 2016-2017

The Florida Bar, Trust Law Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2008-Present

The Florida Bar, Estate and Trust Tax Planning Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2008-Present

The Florida Bar, Asset Protection Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present

The Florida Bar, Probate and Trust Litigation Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present

The Florida Bar, Probate Law & Procedure Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present

The Florida Bar, Vice Chair of the Principal and Income Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2016-Present

State Bar Michigan, Uniform Probate Code/Revised Probate Code Subcommittee of the Standing Committee on Code, Practice and Rules, 1991-96

State Bar of Michigan, Chair, Subcommittee Revising Estate Tax Apportionment Act of the Standing Committee on Code, Practice and Rules, 1993-96

Chair, Professional Advisory Committee of the Planned Giving & Endowments Department of the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, 2007-2009

President, Palm Beach County Estate Planning Council, 1999-2000

President, Palm Beach Tax Institute, 2016-2017

American Bar Association

Leadership Palm Beach County, Inc. Class of 1998

Professional Distinctions:

The Best Lawyers in America, 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Editions, in Trusts and Estates

Florida Super Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine

Florida Legal Elite 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016, as selected by Florida Trend

Top Attorneys in Florida, The Wall Street Journal and Miami Magazine – June 2011 through June 2016

Top 100 Attorneys in Florida, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine 2015 and 2017

Top 100 Attorneys in Miami, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine 2014-2016

2015 Top Rated Lawyer in Tax Law as selected by Martindale-Hubbell

Best Lawyers in South Florida, The Wall Street Journal, 2015-2017

America’s Top 100 Attorneys for Southern Florida – Lifetime Achievement Honor

Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who in the Midwest, Strathmore’s Who’s Who, Global Directory of Who’s Who, Continental Who’s Who

Publications

Appearances on WXEL-TV’s “Wealth and Wisdom” and on WDJA-Radio’s “Capitalizing the Future

Editor: The United Jewish Foundation Federated Endowment Fund’s Guide to Charitable Giving (1991).

Co-Author: “Gifts of Works of Art to Charity,” Visions (January 1999) (PDF Not Available)

“Protection of Retirement Benefits: In re Lucas,” 70 Michigan Bar Journal 944 (1991). (PDF Not Available)

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Alan H. Baseman

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Keith B. Braun

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Lisa Z. Hauser

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Richard B. Comiter

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Michael S. Singer

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Andrew R. Comiter

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Owen Evans

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Marjorie E. Gallagher

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