Terrence P. O'Connor

Terrence P. O'Connor

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Morgan Carratt & O'Connor, PA
 | 111 SE 12th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1813
Phone: 954-728-8585
Fax: 954-728-8589
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1983
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (90%),
  • Appellate (10%)

About Terrence O'Connor

Admitted: 1983, Florida

Professional Webpage: http://www.morgancarrattoconnor.com/index.php?p=tpo

Honors/Awards:

  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2010 - present
  • Miami Metro Magazine,The List of South Florida's Top Lawyers, January 2001 - January 2007.

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Bar Admissions: The Florida Bar, 1983;  United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1984;  United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 1986;  United States Supreme Court, 1987.
  • Broward County Bar Association: Executive Committee, Young Lawyers Section, 1986-1990;  Executive Committee, 1988-1990;  President, Young Lawyers Section, 1989-1990;  Chairman, Public Relations Committee, 1989-1991;  17th Judicial Circuit Fee Arbitration Committee, 1990-1994;  Executive Committee, 1991-1995;  Bench/Bar Committee, 1996-1997;  Bench/Bar Committee 2012-2015, Chair 2013-2014.
  • The Florida Bar: Small Claims Rules Committee 1986-1990, Vice Chair 1988-1989;  Civil Procedure Rules Committee 1990-1993;  Young Lawyers Division Board of Governors Chair - Children's Witness Room Committee 1992, Executive Committee 1994-1995;  Grievance Committee 17D 1993-1995, Chair 1995;  Grievance Committee 17A 2001-2003, Chair 2003;  Grievance Committee 17A 2007-2009, Chair 2009;  Family Law Rules Committee 1994-2001, Chair 2000-2001, Vice Chair, 1999-2000;  Family Court Steering Committee 2000-2001;  Trial Lawyers Section Executive Council Member 2010-Present.
  • Judicial Nominating Commission, 17th Judicial Circuit - 2008-present; Vice Chair 2009-2010; Chair 2010-2012.
  • Other Organizations: Broward Lawyers Care - 1987-present; Broward County Trial Lawyers Association - 1989-1998; American Inns of Court - 1992-1999; Guardian Ad Litem - 1992-present.

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Youth Basketball Coach, Pompano First Baptist Church, 1997-2001
  • CCD Teacher, Grade 5, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1995-2004
  • Youth Basketball Coach, City of Lighthouse Point, 2001-2010
  • Youth Basketball Coach, Christ Church, 2001-2002

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Young Lawyers Division Bridge the Gap Seminar - Family Law - speaker.
  • Family Law Seminars presented by The Broward County Bar Association - speaker.
  • Ethics Seminar presented by The St. Thomas More Society - speaker.
  • Family Law Seminar presented by Broward Lawyers Care - speaker.
  • Teacher's Law School presented by the Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar - speaker.

Educational Background:

  • University of Florida, Juris Doctor, 1983
  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Science, Journalism, 1979
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Office Location for Terrence P. O'Connor

111 SE 12th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1813

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Last Updated: 1/4/2019

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