Keith B. Braun

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Estate Planning & Probate Attorney in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Comiter Singer Baseman & Braun LLP
 | 3801 PGA Blvd., Suite 604
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Phone: 561-855-0226
Fax: 561-626-4742
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1993
Practice Areas:
  • Estate Planning & Probate (80%),
  • Nonprofit Organizations (10%),
  • Tax: Consumer (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Keith B. Braun is a partner at Comiter Singer Baseman & Braun in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Mr. Braun’s practice areas include estate planning, Florida documentary stamp tax planning, homestead planning, probate and trust administration. He works with individuals, non-for-profit organizations and tax-exempt organizations throughout the state of Florida.

Mr. Braun has been licensed to practice law since 1993 and is admitted in both Florida and Michigan. He received a bachelor’s degree from Wayne State University and earned his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and is also board-certified in wills, trusts and estates through The Florida Bar, an accredited estate planner and a chartered adviser in philanthropy.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Braun has received numerous honors and awards for his accomplishments. He is AV Preeminent* rated by the peer review organization Martindale-Hubbell and has been listed in publications, including “The Best Lawyers in America,” Miami magazine, The Wall Street Journal and Florida Trend.

Mr. Braun has appeared on various local radio and television stations and authored and co-authored articles for different publications. He is a member of The Florida Bar and the American Bar Association.

Active in his local community, Mr. Braun has always been involved in various community organizations. He is president of the Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service and a fellow in The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He previously served in roles for organizations, including the State Bar of Michigan and the Palm Beach County Estate Planning Council.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Estate Planning & Probate (80%): Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts

Nonprofit Organizations (10%)

Tax (10%): Tax Law

Focus Areas

Estate Planning, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Tax Law

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 9 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2010 - 2018

Certificates and Credentials

Florida Bar Board Certified

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About Keith Braun

Admitted: 1993, Florida

Professional Webpage: https://www.comitersinger.com/Lawyers/keith-b-braun/

Honors/Awards:

  • America’s Top 100 Attorneys for Southern Florida – Lifetime Achievement Honor
  • Best Lawyers in South Florida, The Wall Street Journal, 2015-2017
  • 2015 Top Rated Lawyer in Tax Law as selected by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Top 100 Attorneys in Miami, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine 2014-2016
  • Top 100 Attorneys in Florida, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine 2015 and 2017
  • Top Attorneys in Florida, The Wall Street Journal and Miami Magazine – June 2011 through June 2016
  • Florida Legal Elite 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016, as selected by Florida Trend
  • Florida Super Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, as selected by Super Lawyers Magazine
  • The Best Lawyers in America, 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Editions, in Trusts and Estates
  • Continental Who's Who
  • Global Directory of Who's Who
  • Strathmore's Who's Who
  • Who's Who in the Midwest
  • Who's Who in America Law

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education, 2007
  • Accredited Estate Planner and Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Leadership Palm Beach County, Inc. Class of 1998
  • American Bar Association
  • President, Palm Beach Tax Institute, 2016-2017
  • The Florida Bar, Vice Chair of the Principal and Income Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2016-Present
  • The Florida Bar, Probate Law & Procedure Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present
  • The Florida Bar, Probate and Trust Litigation Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present
  • The Florida Bar, Asset Protection Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2015-Present
  • The Florida Bar, At Large Member of the Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, 2016-2017
  • American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)
  • State Bar Michigan Chair Subcommittee Revising Estate Tax Apportionment Act of the Standing Committee on Code, Practice and Rules, 1993-96
  • State Bar Michigan, Uniform Probate Code/Revised Probate Code Subcommittee of the Standing Committee on Code, Practice and Rules, 1991-96
  • State Bar of Michigan, 1984
  • Florida Bar, 1993
  • President, Palm Beach-Martin County Estate Planning Council, Inc., 1999-2000
  • The Florida Bar, Estate and Trust Tax Planning Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2008-Present
  • The Florida Bar, Trust Law Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 2008-Present
  • The Florida Bar, Palm Beach Subcommittee of the Probate Law Committee (Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section), 1998-2000

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • President, Palm Beach County Estate Planning Council, 1999-2000
  • Chair, Professional Advisory Committee, Planned Giving & Endowments Department, Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County, Florida, 2007-2009

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

Educational Background:

  • Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
  • Wayne State University, B.A., with high distinction, 1981
Office Location for Keith B. Braun

3801 PGA Blvd.
Suite 604
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Phone: 561-855-0226

Fax: 561-626-4742

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Last Updated: 11/19/2018

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