Peter L. Gladstone

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Boca Raton, FL

Gladstone & Weissman, P.A.
 | 101 Renaissance Centre, 101 North Federal Highway, Suite 702
Boca Raton, FL 33432
Phone: 561-447-2274
Fax: 561-447-2275
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1990
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

PETER L. GLADSTONE is a Principal / Shareholder with the law firm of Gladstone & Weissman, P.A. He is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law (1999) and a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (2003), having practiced exclusively in this field since 1988. Mr. Gladstone is AV-Rated by Martindale Hubbell and has been repeatedly selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (2005-2018 editions), Florida Trend Legal Elite magazine, Florida Super Lawyers ("Top 100 List - S. Florida") magazine, and South Florida Legal Guide - Top Lawyers. He is a graduate of Brandeis University (B.A., 1985) and of The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University (J.D., 1988).  Mr. Gladstone sits on the Board of Managers of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter and is the Immediate Past President. Mr. Gladstone is also a past Chair of the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar, having sat on the Executive Council since 1997 and has held many positions within the Family Law Section, including serving as Chair of both the Legislation Committee, Publications Committee (Editor, Family Law Commentator, 2002 - 2003 and Editor, Florida Bar Journal, 2001 - 2002).  He is also a past Chair of the Family Law Section of the Broward County Bar Association (1995-1996), and continues to serve as the Circuit Liaison for the Pro Bono Mentor Program for Broward County (1996 - present).  Mr. Gladstone has lectured throughout the state on assorted topics concerning Family Law, including Equitable Distribution, prenuptial agreements, discovery and depositions, temporary relief hearings, child custody and timesharing, and is a published author of articles appearing in the Florida Bar Journal.  He is a past member of the Family Law Rules Committee of the Florida Bar (1996 - 1999), and is a member of the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association (1988 - present).  Mr. Gladstone was selected to become a Founding Master Member of the Palm Beach Chapter, Family Law American Inns of Court, which promotes professionalism and ethics in the legal system.  Moreover, Gladstone & Weissman has been named to the 2019 list of 'Best Law Firms' by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® as a ‘Tier-1’ Marital and Family Law firm in the United States.  Attorney Gladstone is also licensed to practice law in both Florida and New York.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (100%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 13 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2018

Certificates and Credentials

Florida Bar Board Certified

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About Peter Gladstone

Admitted: 1990, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.gwpa.com/Attorneys/Peter-L-Gladstone.shtml

Honors/Awards:

  • The Best Lawyers in America,  2005 - Present
  • Florida Trend Legal Elite
  • Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2003 - Present
  • Florida SuperLawyers
  • AV-Rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • South Florida Legal Guide - Top Lawyer

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Florida Bar Board Certified in Marital & Family Law, 1999

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Chair, Florida Bar, Family Law Section, 2009 - 2010
  • Chair of the Family Law Section of the Broward County Bar Association, 1995 - 1996
  • Co-Chair, Florida Bar, Family Law Section, Legislative Committee, 1996 - 2002
  • Co-Chair of the Publications Committee of the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar, 2002 - 2003
  • Member, American Bar Association, Family Law Section, 1988 - Present
  • Florida, 1990
  • Executive Council Member, Florida Bar, Family Law Section, 1997 - Present
  • Florida Bar, Family Law Rules Committee, 1996 - 1999
  • New York, 1989

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Circuit Liaison , Pro Bono Mentor Program for Broward County (1996-present)

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • The Florida Bar: Discovery and Depositions - Course No. 7843R, 1996
  • Co-Chair, Marital and Family Law Certification Review Course, Florida Bar, 2005 - 2008
  • Wade v. Hirschman: Child Custody Modification Revisited, AAML 2006 Annual Institute, American Academy Of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2006
  • Child Custody Evaluations and Family Assessments, Nova Southeastern University, Center for Psychological Studies, Continuing Education Workshop Series, 2006
  • "Effective Opening Statements", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2011
  • "Successful Negotiation Strategies", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2012
  • "Alimony Workshop", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2010
  • "It's None of Your Business - Sealing Records, Confidentiality Agreement and Other Privacy Related Concerns in Marital and Family Law Cases", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2008
  • "Drafting Ironclad Premarital Agreements", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2009
  • "Business Valuations for Your Practice from Professional Associations to Publicly Traded Corporations", American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter, Annual Institute, May 2013
  • "What Lawyers Should Know About Parental Alienation Syndrome and Rotating Custody", Broward County Bar Association,  Intermediate Family Law Seminar, October 26, 2000
  • Editor, Florida Bar Journal, Family Law Column, 2001 - 2002
  • Editor, Family Law Commentator, 2002 – 2003
  • The Florida Bar Journal: Codifying Cohabitation as a Ground for Modification or Termination of Alimony - So What's New?, 2006
  • What About College? Drafting and Negotiating College Payment Provisions, 2004
  • The Florida Bar: Handling Clients - The First Interview through Trial - Course No. 0174R, 2004
  • Equitable Distribution - Course No. 5158R, 2002
  • The Florida Bar: Handling Clients – The First Interview Through Trial - Course No. 7644R, 1995
  • The Florida Bar: Handling Clients – The First Interview Through Trial - Course No. 7491R, 1994
  • The Florida Bar: Temporary Relief Hearings - Course No. 4718R, 1999
  • Florida Bar, Family Law Section – Board Certification Seminar – Topic: Paternity, January 27, 2018

Educational Background:

  • Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts,B.A. - 1985
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Office Location for Peter L. Gladstone

101 Renaissance Centre
101 North Federal Highway, Suite 702
Boca Raton, FL 33432

Phone: 561-447-2274

Fax: 561-447-2275

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Last Updated: 11/9/2018

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