Brent Trapana

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Brinkley Morgan
 | 100 SE Third Avenue, 23rd Floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394
Phone: 954-522-2200
Fax: 954-522-9123
Selected To Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2012
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (80%),
  • Business Litigation (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Brent V. Trapana focuses his practice on marital and family law matters, with a concentration on dissolution of marriage issues including alimony, child support, parental responsibility, timesharing, and equitable distribution.  Mr. Trapana also represents individuals and businesses in a variety of business litigation matters, including cases involving contracts, real estate, probate, and business torts.

    Admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Mr. Trapana is a member of the Broward County Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, the Broward Inns of Court, and the Young Lawyers’ Section of the Broward County Bar Association. 

    Mr. Trapana earned his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law, where he graduated first in his class. While in law school, he served as editor-in-chief of the Nova Law Review, was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, and received Book Awards for Contracts, Civil Procedure, Legal Research & Writing (“LSV”) I, LSV II, Property, Constitutional Law II, Agency, Professional Responsibility, Travel Law, Interviewing & Counseling, and Will Drafting. On the Dean’s List every semester, Mr. Trapana was also awarded the Stephanie Aleong Impact Award, as well as the SBA Academic Excellence Award in 2012.

    Additional Offices:

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

    Phone: 954.522.2200
    Fax: 954.522.9123

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    Suite 414E
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    Suite 612
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    Practice Areas
    • 80%Family Law
    • 20%Business Litigation
    Focus Areas

    Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Marital Property, Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements


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    Rising Stars: 2017 - 2021

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    About Brent Trapana

    Admitted: 2012, Florida

    Professional Webpage:


    • Moot Court Honor Society Member and Competitor
    • Best Lawyers “Ones to Watch”, 2021, U.S. News & World Report
    • ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award, 2012
    • SBA Award for Academic Excellence, 2012
    • Merit Scholarship Recipient
    • Named "Nation's Top One Percent" 2015 by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
    • Stephanie Aleong Impact Award, 2012

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Federal Bar Association, Broward County Chapter
    • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
    • Broward County Bar Association, Young Lawyers’ Section
    • The Florida Bar
    • Broward Inns of Court
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    Educational Background:

    • Furman University, Bachelor of Arts, 2009
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    Office Location for Brent Trapana

    100 SE Third Avenue
    23rd Floor
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33394

    Phone: 954-522-2200

    Fax: 954-522-9123

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    Last Updated: 4/5/2021

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