Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial and Business Litigation Attorney
Martindale-Hubbell 'AV' Rated Attorney
Margie Cooper Receives Prestigious USTA Service Bowl Award, 2013
Margie Cooper, a shareholder with the firm, handles a variety of complex commercial and business litigation matters, with particular emphasis on cases involving real estate/zoning and permitting, litigation, Bert Harris property rights claims, employment law issues, and general commercial litigation and appeals.
Ms. Cooper is a Board Certified Lawyer in both Civil Trial and Business Litigation. She is a former Chairman of the Florida Bar Grievance Committee, 15th Judicial Circuit, and a former member of the Florida Bar Judicial Procedures Nominating Committee. She is a Fellow in the American Bar Foundation, was named "West Palm Beach 2014 Employment Lawyer of the Year" in the category of Litigation and Labor & Employment Law by Best Lawyers in America. She is listed as a Corporate Counsel Super Lawyer and Florida Super Lawyer in Employment Law by Law & Politics Super Lawyers Magazine and has been recognized as one of the Top Lawyers in South Florida in Labor and Employment Law and Corporate and Business Litigation by the South Florida Legal Guide. Additionally, she is listed in Best Lawyers in America and Who’s Who in American Law. Ms. Cooper graduated with a B.A. in mathematics from Rollins College. She obtained her J.D. from Mercer University where she was an Editor on the Mercer Law Review.
Ms. Cooper is a former Touring Tennis Professional, Virginia Slims Tennis Circuit, and a former member of the U.S. Jr. Wightman Cup Tennis Team. She has competed at Wimbledon, the French Open and the U.S. Open and is currently on the Board of Directors of the International Lawn Tennis Club (U.S. Chapter). Ms. Cooper received the 2013 Service Bowl Award, the most prestigious award in tennis which has been given annually by the USTA since 1940 during the U.S. Open "To the Player Who Yearly Makes the Most Notable Contribution to the Sportsmanship, Fellowship, and Service of Tennis."