Francis B. Brogan Jr.

Fort Lauderdale,  FL  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Trusts & Estates
  • Tax & Business Group
  • Tax
  • Automotive Dealerships
Contact InfoTelephone: 954.768.8222
Fax: 954.759.5522
University Georgetown University, B.S.B.A., 1971
Law SchoolGeorgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1974; Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Taxation, 1977
Admitted1975, District of Columbia; 1976, Florida; 1977, New Jersey

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, Board of Regents, Georgetown University, 2008-2014
•Member, Board of Directors, Broward Workshop 2005-2013
•Campaign Chair, United Way of Broward County, 2003
•Association with Community Foundation of Broward, including service as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Board member and Legal Counsel for more than 30 years
•Certified Public Accountant
•fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
•Legal Advisor, Junior League of Fort Lauderdale, Inc. for more than 15 years
•Member, Board of Trustees, The Museum of Discovery and Science for more than 10 years
•Member, Florida Bar
•Board Certified Wills, Trusts and Estates Lawyer
•President, Georgetown Alumni Club of Southern Florida, Broward-Palm Beach County Chapter for more than 12 years
•Past President and Member, Board of Directors, Henderson Mental Health Center, Inc.

BornRidgewood, New Jersey, 1949

Francis B. Brogan Jr. handles all aspects of personal estate and wealth planning. Administration of complex trusts and estates as well as resolution of tax, charitable and family issues add to Frank's broad background in fiduciary administration. As a fellow in the prestigious American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Frank is listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America (2005-2014 editions).

Areas of Concentration

•Personal estate planning
•Fiduciary administration of estates and trusts
•Taxation concerning trusts and estates
•Disputes concerning fiduciary matters
•Representation of auto dealers in estate planning, tax and acquisition matters

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Press Releases

08.25.15 25 Greenberg Traurig Fort Lauderdale Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
08.19.15 135 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2016
06.12.15 22 Greenberg Traurig Fort Lauderdale Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
06.11.15 95 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2015 Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
01.21.15 51 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized by South Florida Legal Guide
08.20.14 24 Greenberg Traurig Fort Lauderdale Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
08.19.14 128 Greenberg Traurig Florida Attorneys Listed In Best Lawyers In America 2015
07.03.14 20 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys in Fort Lauderdale Named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers
07.02.14 96 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named 2014 Florida Super Lawyers
08.16.13 23 Fort Lauderdale Attorneys from Greenberg Traurig Named Among 'Best Lawyers in America' 2014

Articles, Publications, & Lectures


Frank has authored numerous articles in magazines such as The Journal of Taxation, Estate Planning, Case Western Reserve Law Review, The Florida Bar Journal and other similar publications.

•Co-Author, Changing State of Domicile is Easier Said Than Done, Estate Planning, July 2012
•Author, Estate Planning for Owners of Closely Held Businesses, Institute for Business Planning, 1982


Frank has lectured extensively for organizations such as The Florida Bar, the Florida Bankers Association and Broward County Bar Association.

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Trusts and Estates, 2005-2016
•Listed, South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyer, 2010-2015
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2015
•Listed, Leading Lawyers, Managing Partners and Largest Law Firms in South Florida - GT is Ranked #1 Among 200 Top Law Firms, South Florida Business Journal, June 2010
•Recipient, Business Leader magazine, Impact Law Leaders Award, 2010
•Recipient, Leader of the Year Award from The Leadership Broward Foundation, Inc., 1998
•Recipient, Georgetown University's John Carroll Award - the University's highest alumni service award, 1991
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Office Information

Francis B. Brogan Jr.

401 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 2000
Fort LauderdaleFL 33301


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