David A. Beale is a graduate of Cornell University (B.S. 1971) and Fordham Law School (J.D. 1974, Law Review 1972-74). He is a member of the New York Bar (1975) and Florida Bar (1990). David Beale is a member of The American Bar Association, The Florida Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association of the Bar of City of New York, and Palm Beach County Bar Association. He belongs to the Business Law Section and its Computer Law Committee of the Florida Bar, as well as its Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Section, where he served on the Executive Council and Chairman of the Publishing Committee. He is also a member of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the New York Bar Association. Mr. Beale is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell.
On a personal level, Mr. Beale can advise and counsel on all types of matters, including wills, trusts, health surrogates, powers of attorney, living wills, and probate, real estate, leases, name changes, bankruptcies and debtors and creditors rights. When a client’s need arises, he works with the best attorneys in the fields of matrimonial, personal injury and estate planning. When real estate closings are needed, Mr. Beale works with local title companies.
Mr. Beale has spent his entire career representing the needs of small businesses and their owners, the sizes of which range from start-ups to companies with over $100 million in sales. His practice encompasses all types of corporate, partnership, employment and commercial agreements, including leases, property purchases, and financing agreements, as well as all types of litigation that relate thereto. He is able to work with clients who have sole proprietorships as well as partnerships, limited liability companies (LLCs) and corporations, and to guide them through the intricacies of licenses, fictitious names, incorporation, employment agreements, shareholder and membership agreements, voting and buy-sell agreements, software and hardware agreements.