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Yueh-Mei Kim Nutter

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Boca Raton, FL

Brinkley Morgan
2255 Glades Road, Suite 414E
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Phone: 561-241-3113
Fax: 561-241-3226
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2022
Licensed in Florida Since: 1987
Practice Areas: Family Law, Estate & Trust Litigation
Attorney Profile

Ms. Nutter is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™ and a Florida Bar board certified specialist in Marital and Family Law, concentrating her practice in the areas of family law, and probate and estate litigation. She is also recognized by the Florida Supreme Court as a certified Family Mediator, certified Appellate Mediator, and certified Guardian Ad Litem.

For more than 20 years, Ms. Nutter has served as a Guardian Ad Litem in family law for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit for Broward County and in the Family Law, Criminal and Dependency Courts for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit for Palm Beach County, advocating on behalf of abused and neglected children. She also previously served as Chair of the Attorney Ad Litem & Guardian Ad Litem Ad Hoc Committee for the Family Law Section of The Florida Bar and helped create a new program designed to train people seeking to be appointed as a Guardian Ad Litem in family law court proceedings. She now owns and operates that program, through Speaking for Kids, Inc.

Additionally, Ms. Nutter is a founding member of the Collaborative Family Lawyers of South Florida, Inc., a charter member and officer of the South Palm Beach County Collaborative Law Group, a Master Member of the Susan Greenberg Family Law American Inn of Court of the Palm Beaches, and also serves on the Florida Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (FLAFCC).

Based on nominations by her peers and clients, Ms. Nutter is often recognized in various publications for her work in the legal field. She has been listed among U.S. News & World Report‘s Best Lawyers in America© since 2011, has been named a “Florida Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers magazine since 2008, and maintains an AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale-Hubbell. She has also been listed among the Lawdragon 500 Leading Family Lawyers for 2020. She and her practice team have also helped Brinkley Morgan achieve recognition as a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in the area of Family Law for 2014-2022 by U.S. News & World Report.

Additionally, Ms. Nutter leads two annual, complimentary family law seminars for mental health professionals and accounting professionals in the South Florida community. Hosted by Brinkley Morgan, the seminars provide continuing education credits and cover topics that affect clients during family disputes such as divorce, paternity, dependency, and more.

 

Additional Offices:

FORT LAUDERDALE
100 Southeast Third Ave
23rd Floor
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
33394

Phone: 954.522.2200
Fax: 954.522.9123

BOCA RATON
2255 Glades Road
Suite 414E
Boca Raton, Florida
33431

Phone: 561.241.3113
Fax: 561.241.3226

 

Practice Areas
  • 90%Family Law
  • 10%Estate & Trust Litigation
Focus Areas

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Will Contests

Selections

15 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2022

About Yueh-Mei Kim Nutter

First Admitted: 1987, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://brinkleymorgan.com/attorney/yueh-mei-kim-nutter/

Honors/Awards

  • AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Florida Legal Awards, Daily Business Review, 2021
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2011-2022, U.S. News & World Report, 2022
  • Lawdragon 500 Leading Family Lawyers, Lawdragon, 2020
  • Daily Business Review, Women in Law recognition program, a selection of accomplished women who have made a mark in the South Florida legal community., Top 20 Women in Law, DBR , 2015
  • Presented with the EPIC Award which is in honor of Exceptional People Impacting the Community by the Broward County Mental Health Association, EPIC Award, Broward County Mental Health Association, 2014
  • Community Impact Advocacy Award, FAULK Center for Counseling, 2015
  • Florida Trend® Florida Legal Elite, 2012, 2013, 2013
  • South Florida Business Journal "Key Partner" Award, 2012

Educational Background

  • Florida Atlantic University, 1984

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Chair, Attorney Ad Litem and Guardian Ad Litem Ad Hoc Committee, Family Law Section, The Florida Bar
  • Vice President and charter member of South Palm Beach County Collaborative Law Group, 2014
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers™
  • Guardian Ad Litem for Family Law for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit for Broward County
  • Florida
  • Co-Chair, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, South Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Guardian Ad Litem Family Law, Criminal and Dependency Section for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit for Palm Beach County

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Marital and Family Law
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Guardian Ad Litem (Dependency)
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Appellate Mediator
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Ms. Nutter is a founding member of the Collaborative Family Lawyers of South Florida, Inc.

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Impact 100 Palm Beach, 2013

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

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Office Location for Yueh-Mei Kim Nutter

2255 Glades Road
Suite 414E
Boca Raton, FL 33431

Phone: 561-241-3113

Fax: 561-241-3226

Last Updated: 7/30/2022

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