Citigroup Center 201 S. Biscayne Blvd
Suite 800 Miami, FL 33131
Tel: +1 305.577.3443
Fax: +1 305.577.3443
Michael A. Dribin is a partner in the Miami law firm of Harper Meyer Perez Hagen O’Connor Albert & Dribin LLP. Mr. Dribin obtained a B.A. degree from Northwestern University in 1972, a J.D. degree from Loyola University of Chicago in 1975 and a LL.M. degree in Taxation from the University of Miami in 1979.
Practicing since 1975, Mr. Dribin is a Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer since 1986; is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estates Counsel since 1990 (member, Fiduciary Litigation Committee); and is the Immediate Past Chair of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar. Mr. Dribin is a member of the Tax Section of the Florida Bar. Mr. Dribin is an Estate Planning Advisor in the University of Miami Masters in Estate Planning program, an active member of the Probate and Guardianship Court Committee of the Dade County Bar Association and Past President of the Estate Planning Council of Miami.
Mr. Dribin has been designated a “Florida Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics magazine for six consecutive years and as a Top 100 Attorney in Miami, Florida. Mr. Dribin has been recognized since 1993 in Best Lawyers in America, published by Woodward and White and designated since 2009 “Florida Legal Elite” in Florida Trend magazine by his peers. Mr. Dribin is a frequent lecturer on areas of probate, trust and guardianship laws and related areas of litigation, and in the area of estate planning.
The Estate & Trust Law Practice:
Harper Meyer offers a complete array of estate planning services to assist clients in attaining their estate planning goals and planning for the financial welfare of their family. The team’s attorneys have over 63 years of combined experience in the field and will work closely with clients to achieve their estate planning goals.
- Advising clients on essentially all aspects of estate planning, estate administration, trust administration, guardianship administration and litigation related to each of the foregoing areas.
- Tailor made estate plans unique to each client and situation.
- Representing fiduciaries, including trustees, personal representatives and guardians, to assure that their estate plan is properly implemented.
- Vigorously representing clients in litigation, mediation and arbitration related to estate planning, estate administration, trust administration and guardianship administration.
Harper Meyer is a full-service Miami law firm offering its clients highly personalized attention. The Firm’s attorneys are involved in nearly all legal aspects of the commercial world, including the planning and coordination of business and family offices, the operations of which are based in the U.S. and abroad. Harper Meyer assists clients with their legal needs in the areas of tax planning, trusts and estates, immigration and naturalization, business transactions, mergers & acquisitions, aviation, maritime, real estate, complex cross-border transactions, banking and securitization of lenders’ rights, commercial litigation and arbitration, trusts and estates litigation, intellectual property, and franchising and licensing. The firm prides itself on having a robust international and domestic practices. Harper Meyer represents a number of significant international enterprises and large institutions doing business in the U.S., Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean and around the world.
Over the years the Firm’s lawyers have engaged in a variety of transactions, both complex and routine, touching practically every state in the U.S., as well as every country in Latin America and the Caribbean, Canada, and the EU.
The Firm’s legal network of top-notch foreign lawyers and law firms with which they have established relationships over many years is considered a key strength. Harper Meyer works with the finest and most prestigious law firms in the hemisphere and are able to identify the right lawyer in each country depending on the particular project under consideration. In addition, to the extent a project being undertaken for a client entails areas of specialization beyond their own, the Firm comfortably reaches out to their network, both in Miami and elsewhere, to assist in representing clients to the fullest extent necessary.