Firm Overview

For over two decades, Buckner, Shifrin, Etter, Dugan & Kohlman, P.A., has made a commitment to meet the individual needs of each client in a practical and economical fashion, while providing the highest caliber of legal counsel.  The firm focuses its practice on civil court litigation in two distinct areas: insurance defense and insurance-related cases; and family and divorce law.  In both areas of practice, the attorneys are always prepared to go to court if necessary, yet settlement options are continually explored in every dispute, in order to accommodate each client’s best interests.  

The firm is nationally recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the “Best Law Firms” in Florida, Tier One.  It is an “AV” rated law firm, the highest industry peer recognition given by Martindale Hubbell, because of the legal ability and ethical standards of its lawyers.  Publications such as Florida’s Best Lawyers, SuperLawyers, Florida Trend, and South Florida Legal Guide have acclaimed the prominence of the firm and its attorneys.

Buckner, Shifrin, Etter, Dugan & Kohlman is conveniently located in downtown Miami, blocks from the civil, family and federal courthouses, and within walking distance of Metrorail and Metromover stations.

The firm has received Certification by the State of Florida as a Minority, Women and Florida Veteran Business.

Buckner, Shifrin, Etter, Dugan & Kohlman is a multi-lingual practice with attorneys and employees fluent in English, Spanish, Creole, Russian, and Portuguese.