954.941-9005

Peter E.S. Wallis, Attorney at Law
Civil & Commercial Litigation, Business , Contract, General Counsel, TM, Copyright & Licensing Law

Licensed to Practice law over 15 years


Provides legal representation, counseling & assistance in the areas of civil & commercial litigation, business & commercial law, and condominium & homeowner association law.  He is counsel to  businesses, community associations, Boards of Directors, business owners & operators, and entrepreneurs and advises on enforcing and protecting thier rights and interests; negotiates terms of pre and post litigation settlements; reviews and prepares business documents & agreements, negotiates terms of business deals, advises on business policies, practices, and procedures, assesses risk management, and counsels on client obligations. 

Mr. Wallis’ experience includes associate general counsel of a multinational company with eleven European and North American offices including. where he assisted in business organization & structuring; contract & agreement negotiations & drafting; software licensing; international regulatory compliance & filing requirements; and mergers & acquisitions. Mr. Wallis also counseled in trademark, service mark, copyright protection, and unfair business practices matters.

Bar Admissions: 
Florida, 1998, U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court

Education: New York Law School, New York, New York, 1997 Juris Doctor
State of New York at Old Westbury, 1994, Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Five Towns College, Dix Hills, Long Island, New York, USA, 1981
Associates in Applied Science 

Corporate Law

                   Mr. & Mrs Wallis have over 40 years of experience in Commercial Transactions and Commercial Litigation Law. 

To provide prompt, beneficial and effective legal counsel and representation to businesses, their owners, operators & boards.

SOUTH

FLORIDA

BUSINESS 

LAWYERS

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Joan Martino Wallis, Attorney at Law

Business Law, Contract, Commercial Transactions, Commercial Real Property Law
Licensed to practice law over 24 years.


Provides legal counseling, negotiation & transactional assistance in the areas of business general counsel, contracts, agreements, general business law, business formation and structuring, business sales and purchase, franchise purchase & operation, commercial real property investments, sales & purchases, transaction financing (private mortgages, loan documents, PN's, other security instruments).  She advises clients on a wide spectrum of issues arising in and through the sale, purchase and ownership/operation of businesses & commercial real property.


Mrs. Wallis practice includes providing general counsel services and business formation, startup & purchase & sale counsel including, negotiation, preparation, & review of documents & agreements such as  asset purchase & sale, franchise       employment, non -compete, non-disclosure & confidentiality , and licensing & use agreements.  She provides counsel, negotiation, preparation & review of shareholders agreements, operating agreements, stock & membership unit sales & purchase agreements, leases, and vendor/customer/service provider agreements . She has experience negotiating & shepherding to completion large commercial closings (US $2 million+).  


Bar Admissions:
Florida, 2001 ;  New York, 1992


Education:  New York Law School, New York, New York, 1991, Juris Doctor 
University of Miami, 1985, Bachelor of Business Administration, International Marketing and Finance.

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A Business Law, Commercial Transactions, Real Property , & Civil Litigation Law Firm.

​​​​​We represent US and foreign individuals and businesses who require legal counsel and/or are doing business in the South Florida Tri County area of Broward County, Palm Beach County, and Miami-Dade County. We are located in Pompano Beach, near Ft. Lauderdale, Deerfield Beach, Wilton Manors, Oakland Park, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Lighthouse Pt., Lauderhill, Hillsboro Beach, Tamarac, Margate, Coral Springs, Davie, Dania, Plantation, Sunrise, Pembroke Pines, and Hollywood, Florida.

Hours: Mon - Sat 8am - 6pm

+1.954.941-9005

joan@soflabizlaw.com

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