Patricia Lebow

Of Counsel

Patricia Lebow serves as the firm of Counsel, and runs the Palm Beach Office located at 440 Royal Palm Way, Suite 204, Palm Beach, FL 33480. The focus of Patricia’s practice is Estate Planning.

Prior to joining the Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun team, Patricia Lebow was the Founding and Managing Partner of Broad and Cassel, which opened its doors in 1976, and served on the Firm’s Executive Committee. She was a member of the Firm’s Complex Commercial Litigation, Real Estate Litigation, Estate Planning and Trusts and Tort Law Practice Groups.

Mrs. Lebow has been honored year after year for her expertise and integrity as a Florida Super Lawyer, Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine, Leading Lawyer by South Florida Business Journal, Top Lawyer by South Florida Legal Guide (including being named as one of the Top 100 Florida Lawyers and one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers), South Florida Power Player, Top Attorney in Florida and one of Florida’s 50 most successful women leaders. The American Bar Association named Mrs. Lebow a “Fellow” in recognition of her dedication to the profession.

Achievements & Awards

Jurisprudence Award from Anti-Defamation League, 2019

Litigation Counsel of America, Peter Perlman Service Award 2019

Lifetime Achievement Award (Daily Business Review 2017)

Named by Woodward and White, The Best Lawyers in America as a “Bet the Company” Litigator (2008 – 2017)

Named by Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers (2007 – 2017)

Named Top 20 South Florida Women Lawyers (Daily Business Review 2015)

Power Leaders in Law (South Florida Business Journal 2014 – 2017)

South Florida CEO Power Player (2008)

Sun Sentinel, Excalibur Award – Outstanding Business Leader for Palm Beach County (2005)

March of Dimes’ Women of Distinction Award (2001)

Executive Women of Palm Beach County Leadership Award (2000)

South Florida’s Legal Elite – Hall of Fame Inductee, 2016 (Legal Elite 2004 – 2016)

South Florida’s Top Lawyers (South Florida Legal Guide 2005 – 2018)

Florida’s Super Lawyers (Super Lawyers Magazine 2006 – 2019)

Top 50 Women Florida Super Lawyers (Super Lawyers Magazine)

Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers (Super Lawyers Magazine)

Honorary Chair, Women in Leadership Awards, Executive Women of the Palm Beaches (2012 and 2013)

Amity Regional High School Hall of Honor – Woodbridge, CT (2007)

American Bar Foundation (Elected Fellow)

Litigation Counsel of America (Elected Fellow)

Named one of South Florida’s Most Successful Businesswomen (Fastrack Magazine)

Florida Bar Board Certification as Family, Circuit and County Court Mediator (1998)

Florida Bar Board Certification as Civil Trial Lawyer (1983 – 1988)

Epilepsy Association, President’s Award for Commitment

Roger Sorino Award, University of Miami (Outstanding Graduate 1973)

AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Current Civic & Major Charitable Activities

Co-Founder and President, Kids’ Dreams, Inc.

Founding/Board Member, International Women’s Forum, Palm Beach Chapter

Board of Advisors, Economic Council of Palm Beach County

Member, The Society of the Four Arts of Palm Beach

Member, Executive Women of Palm Beach

Member, Junior League of the Palm Beaches (sustaining)

Member, Forum Club of The Palm Beaches

Trustee, Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce

KIDS’ DREAMS, Inc. (Co-Founder and President – www.kidsdreams.org)

Kravis Center for the Performing Arts (Founder)

University of Richmond (Lebow Family Scholarship)

Mount Sinai Medical Center Foundation (Founder)

Israel Tennis Centers (Re-Founder)

Miami Douglas Gardens Home for Aged (Next Generation)

Past Community Activities

Board of Trustees, University of Richmond

Board of Directors and Officer, Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park

Chair, Economic Council of Palm Beach County

Chair, West Palm Beach Mayor/Commission Salary Review Committee

Executive Committee and Board of Directors, Home Safe of Palm Beach County

Board of Directors and Legal Counsel, United Way of Palm Beach County

Board of Directors, Palm Beach County Cultural Council for the Arts

Board of Directors, Business Development Board of Palm Beach County

Board of Directors, Palm Beach Fellowship of Christians and Jews

Board of Trustees, Bizpac

Board of Directors, Foundation for the School of Performing Arts

Founder/Board Member, Impact 100, Palm Beach Chapter

Board of Directors, Equity Bank

Board of Directors, The Children’s House of the Palm Beaches

Board of Directors, Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County

Board of Directors, Florida Repertory Theater

Member, Florida Circuit-Civil Mediator Society

Board of Directors, Growing Together

Board of Directors, Young Lawyers Board of Governors of The Florida Bar

Board of Directors, Dade County Bar Association

Board of Directors, Legal Committee Anti-Defamation League

Member, Florida Bar Grievance Committee

Member, Palm Beach County Ethics Ordinance Committee

Member, Palm Beach County Judicial Relations Committee

Member, Martin County Economic Council

Co-Chairman, Epilepsy Auction

Founder of SLIC (all women investment club – “Savvy Ladies’ Investment Club”)

Participant, U.S. Congressman Clay Shaw’s United States Academy Nominating Committee

Primary Member, Lawyers Associated Worldwide (2006 – 2018)

 

Estate of Cochran v. Marshall, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 196537 (S.D. Fla. 2017).

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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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Antonio P. Romano

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Mark R. Brown

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Brian M. Spiro

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Patricia Lebow

Of Counsel

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Devon M. Goldberg

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