Karen Coolman Amlong

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  • Shareholder at The Amlong Firm (5 Attorneys)
  • 500 Northeast Fourth Street, 2nd Floor, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
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  • Karen Coolman Amlong is a shareholder in the firm. She is certified by the Florida Bar Board of Specialization and Education in Labor and Employment Law, Business Litigation, Civil Trial Law and Marriage and Family Law.
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Faculty Member, Employment Law Trial Skills Program, Florida Bar Labor & Employment Law Section, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2001 and 2004. Member: Florida Board of Bar Examiners, 1995-2000; Florida House of Representatives, 1974-1976; State of Florida Commission on the Status of Women, 1993-1996; Broward County Charter Review Commission, 1994-1996; Broward County Commission on the Status of Women, 1992-1994; Broward County Women's Hall of Fame, 1995. Selected as a top Attorney in Florida by SuperLawyers.com, 2007-2009. Selected as one of Florida's Fifty Most Successful Business Women, Fast Track Magazine, 2002. Recipient, Glass Ceiling Award, 1998, Florida National Organization for Women. Woman of the Year, Government Category, Women in Communications, 1975. Outstanding Democrat of the Year, Young Democrat Club of Broward County, 1974.

Areas of Practice (50)

  • Employment Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment
  • Age Discrimination in Employment
  • Americans With Disabilities Act
  • Covenants Not To Compete
  • Employment Discrimination
  • Employment Litigation
  • Executive Employment Law
  • Executive Severance Contracts
  • Noncompete Litigation
  • Noncompetition and Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Pregnancy Discrimination
  • Retaliatory Discharge
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Title VII Discrimination
  • Whistleblower Litigation
  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Child Custody
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Arbitration
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Domestic Torts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Gay and Lesbian Family Law
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • No Fault Divorce
  • Non-Traditional Family Law
  • Parental Kidnapping
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Paternity
  • Parenting Time
  • Parental Rights
  • Restraining Orders
  • Same Sex Marriage
  • Spousal Support
  • Visitation Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
954-462-1983  Phone
University Attended:
Michigan State University, B.A. Art History, Magna Cum Laude Phi Beta Kappa, 1968
Law School Attended:
Nova University, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1979, Florida; U.S. Supreme Court
The Florida Bar; Broward County and American Bar Associations; National Employment Lawyers Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Reported Cases:
Glickstein v. Sun Bank/Miami, N.A. 922 F.2d 666 (11th Cir. 1991); Stockett v. Tolin, 791 F.Supp. 1536, 1554 (S.D. Fla., 1992); Sheridan Health Corp., Inc. v. Amko, 993 So.2d 167 (Fla. 4th DCA 2008); Dahl v. Eckerd Family Youth Alternatives, Inc., 843 So.2d 956 (Fla. 2nd DCA 2003); Boone v. Etkin, 771 So.2d 559 (Fla. 4th DCA 2000); In Re: Pearlman, 15 Fam. Law Rev. 1355 (1989) (BNA No. 30).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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