Joel Feldman has been practicing law in the Boca Raton for over 39 years.
He is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC, with a degree in Government. He got his law degree from Duke University.
His law firm, Feldman & Schneiderman, began in 1999 when he and his law partner, Audrey Schneiderman, Joel purchased its building on Camino Gardens Boulevard. His practice is almost exclusively in the area of family law. He is certified in collaborative law and has served as mediator in divorce cases, arbitrator in attorney fee disputes and has testified as an expert in the areas of family law charging liens and attorney’s fees. He is rated “AV” and “Preeminent in Family Law”, continues to be rated “Super Lawyer” in the area of family law one of the Top Family Lawyers in South Florida by the Top Attorneys and Accountants Association of South Florida. He is also a member of the National Association of Family Courts & Conciliation, which focuses on divorce resolution as a means to allay the impact of divorce on children, and the National Association of Divorce Professionals.
Joel has an extensive background in community activism and charitable work. He served two terms as President of Florence Fuller Child Development Centers in Boca Raton, served as Vice-Chairperson of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Palm Beach County and has received multiple Outstanding Pro Bono Service Awards from the Florida Supreme Court and from the Palm Beach County Legal Aid Society. He currently is a member of the Board of Governors of Georgetown University Alumni Association and travels frequently to Washington, DC for University tasks and events. He is also a member of the DC Bar.
He has been married for 27 years to Cheryl Wilke, a labor and employment attorney at Hinshaw & Culbertson in Fort Lauderdale. They have no children but are the proud parents of 5 cats and 2 dogs.