Eric S. Kane

Eric S. Kane

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Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Aventura, FL

Eric S. Kane, PL
 | 20900 N.E. 30th Avenue, Suite 403
Aventura, FL 33180
Phone: 305-937-7280
Fax: 305-937-7242
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2004
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate
  • Free Consultation
Attorney Profile

Mr. Kane practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, and trust administration.

Mr. Kane has been recognized by Super Lawyers-Rising Stars, National Advocates Top 10 Lawyers, and has a perfect 10.0 rating by Avvo. Mr. Kane was honored in 2020 as the American Cancer Society National Professional Advisor of the Year and in 2018 was honored by the University of Miami Office of Estate Planning and Law Alumni Association for his achievements. 

In 2019 Mr. Kane was a faculty presenter at the Florida Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (FMDA) Annual Conference where he lectured on the legal and ethical implications involving the use of Advanced Directives.  Mr. Kane has been confirmed as a faculty presenter at the 2020 National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care (Nadona) Annual Conference.

Mr. Kane is a graduate of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel Florida Fellows Institute, graduated cum laude with a J.D. and L.LM from the University of Miami School of Law, and graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Government and Latin American Studies from Franklin and Marshall College.

About Eric Kane

Admitted: 2004, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.kanelawpl.com/AboutUs/tabid/69/Default.aspx

Honors/Awards:

  • https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate/planned-giving/professional-advisors.html, American Cancer Society National Professional Advisor of the Year, American Cancer Society, 2020
  • Avvo has rated Eric S. Kane, Esq with a 10 -Superb Rating, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys.https://www.avvo.com/attorneys/33180-fl-eric-kane-1278428.html#client_reviews, Avvo Rating 10 -Superb, Avvo, 2020
  • The National Advocates Florida: Top 10 is awarded to Florida lawyers who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence and performance in their area of specialty.https://thenationaladvocates.org/profile-view/Eric/Kane/9968/, Top 10 Lawyers, The National Advocates, 2020
  • Graduate of Florida Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (Actec). , Florida Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, 2019
  • Avvo has rated Eric S. Kane, Esq with a 10 -Superb Rating, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys.https://www.avvo.com/attorneys/33180-fl-eric-kane-1278428.html#client_reviews, Avvo Rating 10 -Superb, Avvo, 2019
  • The National Advocates Florida: Top 10 is awarded to Florida lawyers who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence and performance in their area of specialty.https://thenationaladvocates.org/profile-view/Eric/Kane/9968/, Top 10 Lawyers, The National Advocates, 2019
  • Super Lawyers Florida Rising Stars is awarded to up to 2.5% of lawyers in the State of Florida who are under 40 years of age or who have been in practice for 10 years or less., Rising Stars Estate Planning and Probate, Super Lawyers, 2018
  • Recognized for charitable planning efforts and service to the University of Miami Office of Estate Planning as a distinguished alumni, Planned Giving Alumni Award, University of Miami Office of Estate Planning and the Board of Directors of the Law Alumni Association, 2018
  • The National Advocates Florida: Top 100 is awarded to Florida lawyers who exemplify superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence and performance in their area of specialty. https://thenationaladvocates.org/profile-view/Eric/Kane/9968/, National Advocates Top 100, The National Advocates, 2018
  • Super Lawyers Florida Rising Stars is awarded to up to 2.5% of lawyers in the State of Florida who are under 40 years of age or who have been in practice for 10 years or less., Super Lawyers Rising Stars Estate Planning & Probate, Super Lawyers, 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Graduate of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Florida Fellows Institute., 2019
  • Florida Bar Association Real Property and Trust Law Section, Member

Pro bono/Community Service:

  •  American Cancer Society’s Nationwide Gift Planning Advisor Council, Board Member, 2020
  •  American Cancer Society’s Nationwide Gift Planning Advisor Council, Board Member, 2019
  • Professional Advisory Committee, The University of Miami Estate and Planned Giving, Member, 2019
  • Professional Advisory Committee, The University of Miami Estate and Planned Giving, Member, 2018
  • Professional Advisory Committee of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation Foundation, Member, 2017
  • Greater Miami Jewish Federation Agency Support Commitee, Member, 2017
  • Florida International University College of Nursing Advisory Board, Past Member
  • Franklin and Marshall College Alumni Board of Directors, Past Member

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Faculty Presenter scheduled to present at the National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care Annual 2020 Conference on the legal and ethical implications involving the use of Advanced Directives. (This conference was rescheduled from June 2020 to November 2020)., Faculty / Presenter, Advanced Directives: Legal and Ethical Implications, National Association of Directors of Nursing Administration in Long Term Care (Nadona), Nursing Administration, 2020
  • Faculty Presenter at the Florida Society of Post-Acute Care and Long-Term Care Medicine (FMDA) Best Care Practices in the Post Acute and Long Term Care Continuum 2019 Annual Conference on the legal and ethical implications involving the use of Advanced Directives., Faculty / Presenter, Advanced Directives: Legal and Ethical Implications , Florida Society of Post-Acute Care and Long-Term Care Medicine Best Care Practices in the Post Acute and Long Term Care Continuum 2019 Annual Conference, Medical Professionals, 2019
  • Mr. Kane presented a lecture on the U.S. Estate & Tax Reform Package: Planning for Tax Reform: What it Means to Investors and What Can You do Right Now., Presenter, Tax Law Update, UBS Financial Services, Inc., Aventura, 2018
  • Mr. Kane presented a lecture on the use of Special Needs Trusts at the Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at the University of Miami, Presenter, The Use of Special Need Trusts, Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at the University of Miami, 2017
  • Mr. Kane presented a lecture on the use of Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts at the Osher Center for Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami, Presenter, Charitable Planning and Estate Planning, Osher Center for Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami, 2017
  • Mr. Kane lectured and authored sections in course manual on revocable trusts, healthcare documents, durable general power of attorney, estate tax planning, and use of irrevocable trusts, Faculty / Presenter, New Era of Estate Planning in Florida, Lorman Educational Services, 2012
  • Mr. Kane has authored “What Every Estate Planning Attorney Should Know About Florida Homestead Law” that appeared in the October 2009 edition of Wealth Counsel’s Quarterly, a national estate planning publication., Author, What Every Estate Planning Attorney Should Know About Florida Homestead Law, Wealth Counsel Quarterly, 2009

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Appointed as a Special Magistrate, Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in and for Miami-Dade County, 2010
  • Appointed as a Court Appointed Receiver Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in and for Miami-Dade County, 2010
  • Appointed as a Court Appointed Guardian/Attorney/Administrator Ad Litem in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in and for Miami-Dade County, 2009

Educational Background:

  • Graduate of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Florida Fellows Institute., 2019
  • LLM University of Miami, 2006
  • JD University of Miami, 2004
  • BA Franklin and Marshall College, 2001
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Office Location for Eric S. Kane

20900 N.E. 30th Avenue
Suite 403
Aventura, FL 33180

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Last Updated: 9/14/2020

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