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Robert Stone Jeffrey

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Location : Miami, FL

Biography

Robert Stone Jeffrey, Esquire, focuses his practice on litigation, including domestic and international divorce, marital and family law disputes, as well as civil and family law appeals. Robert has also represented clients relative to a wide array of civil and business disputes, including residential and commercial foreclosures, non-compete and non-solicitation litigation, competition law, shareholder derivative actions, and disputes between business owners. Robert is admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court of the United States, as well as the United States District Courts in and for the Middle and Southern districts of Florida. Robert prides himself on offering his clients straight-forward, comprehensive and personalized solutions, and in giving each and every client his complete and undivided attention. Robert was peer rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell for the "Highest Level of Professional Excellence," and has achieved a perfect 10/10 rating on Avvo.

Prior to establishing his own law practice in April of 2017, Robert was a partner at a boutique commercial and family law litigation firm in Miami, Florida, which represented clients in high-profile, complex, and celebrity litigation. Robert graduated from law school magna cum laude, in the top 4% of his class, and was awarded a Dean's Merit Scholarship. Robert's academic achievements allowed him to become an editor of the Florida Coastal Law Review, where he was named Editor of the Year in 2010, as well as Best Editor for a number of individual volumes. While completing his studies, Robert also worked for numerous professors, either as a teaching or research assistant, and interned for a United States District Court Judge.

Robert obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida, where he majored in International and Comparative Politics and minored in Spanish, was involved in organizing a number of charitable and philanthropic activities, and served as a Student Government Association Elections Commissioner. While in college, Robert was also the president of his fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha.

 

 

Education

  • Florida Coastal School of Law, Jacksonville, Florida
    • J.D. - 2010
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Honors: Top 4% of his class
    • Honors: Dean’s Merit Scholarship
    • Honors: Best Editor, Florida Coastal Law Review
  • University of Central Florida
    • Major: Spanish
    • Minor: International and Comparative Politics

Honors

  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell - Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence, 2017 - Present
  • Avvo 10 Rating - "Top Attorney.", 2017 - Present
  • Top Up and Comer - South Florida Legal Guide
  • Rising Star - Superlawers.com
  • Client Champion - Platinum - Martindale-Hubbell
  • Avvo - Client's Choice Award
  • Avvo -Top Contributor Award
  • Client Satisfaction Award, American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • Editor of the Year, Florida Coastal Law Review, 2010

Published Works

  • Robert S. Jeffrey, Chapter 11, Legal Effects Of Cohabitation, Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar Practice Series (14th edition) (forthcoming 2021)(Mr. Jeffrey also authored the 11th, 12th, and 13th editions)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey, Chapter 5, Birth Establishment, Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar Practice Series (14th edition) (forthcoming 2021)(Mr. Jeffrey also authored the 11th, 12th, and 13th editions)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey & Dolly Hernandez, Chapter 4, Modification of Property Rights, Florida Proceedings After Dissolution of Marriage, Florida Bar Practice Series (15th edition) (forthcoming 2021)(Mr. Jeffrey also co-authored the 12th, 13th, and 14th editions)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey, Chapter 1, Marriage, Adoption, Paternity, And Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar Practice Series (14th edition) (forthcoming 2021)(Mr. Jeffrey also authored the 13th edition)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey & Kyle B. Sill, Up, Around, Over, and Under: A Textual Case for Busting Through the Supposed Privity Barrier of CISG Article 4, 38 N.C. J. INT’L L. & COM. REG. 697, (2013)(cited as authority by numerous law reviews and treatises)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey, An Efficient Solution in a Time of Economic Hardship: The Right to Keep and Bear Arms in Self-Defense Against Piracy, 41 J. MAR. L. & COMM. 507, (2010)(cited as authority by numerous law reviews and treatises)
  • Robert S. Jeffrey, Beyond the Hype: the Legal and Practical Consequences of American Needle, 11 FLA. COASTAL L. REV. 667, (2010)(cited as authority by numerous law reviews and treatises)

* 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 Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern Florida

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Custody & Time-Sharing
  • Divorce
  • Alimony
  • Equitable Distribution
  • High Net Worth Divorce
  • Post-Judgement Enforcement & Modification
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Appeals