Lane Weinbaum




          Ms. Weinbaum is an accomplished appellate attorney.  She has over ten years of experience handling appeals before the appellate courts. She has worked on appeals in the areas of administrative, civil, criminal, family law, foreclosure, and juvenile law.  Her appellate practice resulted in "law-making" (case law precedent) decisions.  She also has experience representing clients with post-trial matters, partnering with Florida attorneys on appeal and providing appellate assistance in the lower court, such as litigation support in a diverse array of areas, including criminal law, contract disputes, business litigation, tort claims, real estate, family law, foreclosure law, employment law, maritime law, and more.

        In  2010, Ms. Weinbaum took her passion for appeals and her love for research and writing and formed Weinbaum P.A.  At Weinbaum P.A., Ms. Weinbaum focuses her practice on appeals before the Florida and Federal Appellate Courts, post-trial matters before the Florida Trial Courts, and appellate assistance to attorneys at the trial and appellate levels.  

          Prior to founding Weinbaum P.A., Ms. Weinbaum worked as a litigation attorney for a large private law firm, whose responsibilities included representing clients in court, out-of court, at quasi-judicial proceedings, at mediations, and in appeals. Prior to working as a litigation attorney, Ms. Weinbaum worked as an Assistant Attorney General in the Criminal Appeals Division.  As an Assistant Attorney General, Ms. Weinbaum handled appeals before the Third District Court of Appeal and Florida Supreme Court, and worked on federal habeas corpus matters before United States Southern District Court Southern District of Florida.  Ms. Weinbaum has extensive experience preparing briefs, motions, responses, and presenting oral argument.


          Prior to working as an Assistant Attorney General, Ms. Weinbaum worked as a judicial law clerk for a judge who handled administrative, civil, criminal, family, and juvenile matters. Ms. Weinbaum also previously interned for a Federal District Court Judge and worked as a law clerk in the civil litigation division of the Office of Attorney General of State of Maryland. Ms. Weinbaum has volunteered for the Public Defender's Office, Criminal Appeals Division.  Ms. Weinbaum has also been appointed [2010-2014] as conflict attorney for criminal appeals and juvenile appeals in the 17th Circuit. 


         Ms. Weinbaum holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Maryland, School of Law.  Ms. Weinbaum graduated cum laude from Lafayette College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business and Economics.  Ms. Weinbaum is admitted to practice law in Maryland (inactive status), Florida, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida  and United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. 

         Ms. Weinbaum has been featured on the radio show Legal News & Review regarding appellate law. Ms. Weinbaum was professionally recognized by  Lawyers of Distinction in 2017.  Ms. Weinbaum is a member of the Broward County Bar Association Appellate Law and Solo Small Firm Sections and the Florida Bar Family Law and Appellate Practice Sections.