Email: gmednick@ritterchusid.com
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Glenn M. Mednick

Partner

Mr. Mednick is a Partner at Ritter Chusid, L.L.P. He joined the firm in 2021. His practice focuses on Probate, Trust and Guardianship Litigation; Probate, Trust and Guardianship Administration; Commercial Litigation; Real Estate Litigation; and Mediation. He has been a lecturer for the Florida Bar and other professional organizations on subject matters related to estates/probate law, guardianship law, and trust law. He is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator and County Court Mediator. He is rated by Super Lawyers, by Martindale-Hubbell as AV Preeminent for Twenty Five Plus Years, and by Avvo as a Top-Rated Lawyer 2020. He was admitted to The Florida Bar in 1979 and to the New Jersey Bar in 1986.

EDUCATION

  • Law School: University of Miami, J.D., 1979
  • College: Pennsylvania State University; Temple University, B.B.A., Cum Laude, 1975

AREAS OF FOCUS

  • Estate Planning
  • Guardianship Administration
  • Guardianship Litigation
  • Probate Administration
  • Probate Litigation
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator and County Court Mediator

BIOGRAPHY

Co-Author: Chapter 3, Jurisdiction, Practice Under Florida Probate Code, Third Edition, The Florida Bar, 2002; Florida Probate Dictionary, Florida Lawyers Support Services, Inc., 1996, 1997 and 1998. Continuing Legal Education: Seminar Lecturer and Author, Disputes over Joint Ownership of Assets, 1990 and 1991; Comerica Bank & Trust FSB, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Disputes over Joint Ownership of Assets, 1992; Florida Legal Education Association, Seminar Lecturer, Jointly Held Assets, 1993; National Business Institute, Inc., Seminar Lecturer and Author, Florida Probate: Beyond the Basics, 1994; Seminar Lecturer at the Wills, Trusts and Estates Certification Review Course, 1995 to 1998; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, The Contested Guardianship, 1997; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Litigation of Claims, Securing Medical Records and Medical Testimony, 1999; The Florida Bar CLE, Program Co-Chair and Moderator, Practicing Guardianship Law in the New Millennium, 2000; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Accounting Information for the Revocable Trust: Who Gets It? When?, 2001; Florida Legal Education Association, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Least Restrictive Alternatives, 2004; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Estate Planning and Gifting under Powers of Attorney a/k/a Attack of the Doctrine of the Last Antecedent, 2005; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Establishing Guardianship: An Overview of the Petitions Necessary to Commence a Guardianship, 2008; The Florida Bar CLE, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Guardianship Busters – Alternatives to Guardianship, 2009; Dade County Probate and Guardianship Committee, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Trust Accounting Update; the Greater Boca Raton Estate Planning Council, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Trust Accounting and Guardianship Update; Probate Law Committee of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Guardianship Busters – Alternatives to Guardianship, 2010; Probate and Pumpernickel Continuing Education Forum for Attorneys and CPAs, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Guardianship Busters – Alternatives to Guardianship, 2015; Greater Delray Beach Estate Planning Roundtable, Seminar Lecturer and Author, Guardianship Busters – Alternatives to Guardianship, 2015; Siegel v. Novak and JP Morgan Trust Company, N.A., 920 So.2d 89 (Fla. 4th DCA 2006) and Author, 2016; Author, Proceedings in Accordance with a Living Will, published in the Fall 2017 Edition of “The Advocate”, the online publication of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association; and Author and Speaker, Florida State Guardianship Association 32nd Annual Conference 2019, Guardianship Law – Change Is In The Air, Will You Be Ready?.

REPORTED CASES

  • Samara Development Corp. v. Marlow, 556 So.2d 1097 (Fla. 1990);
  • Siegel v. Novak and JP Morgan Trust Company, N.A., 920 So.2d 89 (Fla. 4th DCA 2006).