Elder Law, Probate & Personal Injury Attorneys

Serving the Tampa Bay Area

Member: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys. District Legal Counsel for the following special purpose community development districts: Circle Square Woods Community Development District, Bay Laurel Center Community Development District, Candler Hills Community Development District, Indigo East Community Development District. Formerly an arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association. Formerly a Circuit Court Certified Mediator.

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Gerald R. Colen



Gerald Colen has extensive experience in areas such as elder law, asset protecion, planning for individuals and business owners, special local government issues, simple and complex estate planning, real property and title insurance law, wills, trusts, and probate. He has also served as the City Attorney for the City of St. Pete Beach for 25 years.

Rachel M. Wagoner



Mrs Wagoner’s experience covers a broad range of real estate law and estate planning, including assisting clients in purchases, sales and leases of property, assisting in foreclosures and workouts; advising on questions of condominium law and much more.

John N. Beck


(727) 545-8114

John N. Beck's areas of expertise include Estate Planning, Taxes, and Corporate Business Law. He has experience planning for high net-worth individuals, and complex charitable planning. John stays active in education, routinely publishing articles and giving webinars to both clients and practitioners alike.