At the Galatis Law Firm, we specialize in bringing the law to your corner. We are dedicated to understanding what results you want and to helping you understand what actions we can take on your behalf. We will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.
Ted P. Galatis, Jr. Resume
PRACTICE-AREAS: Probate, Trusts & Estates (transactional and litigation); Real Property (transactional and litigation), Civil & Commercial Litigation, Corporate organizations; Bankruptcy (creditor & debtor) administration and litigation.
ADMITTED TO BAR: November 18, 1983, Florida; 1985, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1990, U.S.District Court, Middle District of Florida. Member in Good Standing.
LAW-SCHOOL: Nova Center for the Study of Law (J.D., 1983); Temple University, Athens, Greece
UNDER GRADUATE: Miami Dade Community College (A.A., 1976); Western Carolina University (B.S., 1979).
LAW FRATERNITY: Phi Alpha Delta.
MEMBER: Broward County Bar Association; The Florida Bar; Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida; Attorney's Title Insurance Fund; City of Wilton Manors Board of Adjustment 1995-1999, City of Wilton Manors Planning and Zoning Board 1999 to 2002; Wilton Manors City Commission member 2002 - 2014, Vice-Mayor 2007-2008; Broward County Human Rights Board 2003 - 2007; Executive Board of the Broward County Bar Association, Central Area 2004 - 2006.
PERSONAL: Born July 22, 1954, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; three children aged 26 to 31 years; hobbies include fishing, diving, hunting, trap shooting.
CIVIC: Treasurer of the Kiwanis Club of Fort Lauderdale - 1985, Kiwanis member 1984 - 1988; Broward Lawyers Care member since 1994; Volunteer for Wheelchair Foundation 2001- present; Career Day at Wilton Manors Elementary 2000 - 2001; Volunteer for the East and West Homeowners Associations of Wilton Manors 2002; Wilton Manors City Commissioner from March 2002 to November 2014; Volunteer reader at Insight for the Blind, 2010 to 2014; Board of Directors 2013 to the present.
WORK HISTORY: Partner with Ted P. Galatis, Sr. at Galatis & Galatis, P.A. from November 1983 to June 1986; Associate and Partner at Saunders, Curtis, Ginestra & Gore, P.A. from July 1986 to November 1996; Partner at Andrews & Galatis from December 1996 to 2007; Shareholder at Ted P. Galatis, Jr., P.A. 1996 to the present.