Debra Lynn Fein
Law is Attorney Debra Lynn Fein's third career. After graduating from Smith College (AB - Government major with a double minor in Sociology and History) and and University of Miami School of Business Administration (MBA - Finance and Computer Technology), Attorney Debra Lynn Fein worked for Ian Schrager's Morgan's Hotel Group in New York City where she was the personal assistant to the Director of Development. Later, Attorney Fein would work as a legal assistant for the New York law firm of Lord Day & Lord, Barrett Smith where she worked directly for the partner who was responsible financing the notes and bonds that the City of New York floated to raise funds for needed projects.
Upon earning her law degree, Attorney Debra Lynn Fein worked for a solo practitioner in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where she received the very best training in the ethical practice of law. Eventually, Debra Lynn Fein made the leap into solo practice on her own, and, at the same time, she embarked on a two-year LL.M. program in taxation through Boston University. In 2016, Ms. Fein completed her studies in taxation where she concentrated on the taxation issues of the life-cycle of the business, including start-ups, mergers, and acquisitions. Debra Lynn Fein also concentrated her studies on the tax consequences in the use of trusts as an estate planning tool.
Attorney Debra Lynn Fein continues to build on these education foundations through independent study and participation in ongoing certification programs. Through this dedication to constantly improving her legal skills and bringing the training and knowledge back to the Firm, Attorney Debra Lynn Fein ensures that her law firm, Fein Law, LLC, will always offer cutting edge legal services.
Smith College, A.B.
University of Miami, MBA
Nova Southeastern University, JD
Boston University, LL.M.
Southern District of Florida
U.S Tax Court
Florida Supreme Court approved Arbitrator
NALFA Certificate in Reasonable Attorney’s Fees and Fellowship
NITA Building Trial Skills
Demetra “Demi” Sims
Attorney Demetra "Demi" Sims joined Fein Law, LLC immediately after being graduated from the University of Miami School of Law. Demi Halmoukos is twice a 'Cane, having also received her undergraduate degree from University of Miami. A true Floridian, Demi was graduated from the Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale.
Demi Sims brings a strong work ethic to Fein Law, LLC that she learned in school and was reinforced by working at a Fort Lauderdale "big law" firm. This work ethic, in conjunction with Demi Sims' steadfast dedication to the legal work for the client's case, along with Demi Sims' carefully honed legal skills means that the quality of the legal services provided by Demi Sims far surpasses what is expected of an associate with similar years of practice. This translates into "partner" quality legal services delivered at "associate" attorney's fees!
Since starting as an associate attorney with Fein Law, LLC, Demi Sims has gained extensive experience in all areas of the practice of law by attending many mediations, attending and participating in both arbitrations, trials, and hearings, creating legal arguments and drafting motions, and negotiating settlements and drafting settlement agreements. Demi Sims also continues to expand her skill set as a lawyer and counselor by attending and participating in continuing education classes.
University of Miami, JD, B.A.
Southern District of Florida