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Sheri M. Alter

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Phone: (561) 361-6566
Fax: (561) 361-6466

2385 NW Executive Center Drive, Suite 100
Boca Raton, Florida 33431

With 25 years of experience, Sheri Alter provides legal services and solutions for a wide variety of business and real estate related issues. Ms. Alter is known for quickly assessing her clients' problems and deriving immediate and ongoing case strategies specifically designed to meet their unique challenges and needs. Her practice areas include business litigation and transactions, real estate litigation and transactions, creditor's rights, and employment litigation and counseling. She handles cases at every stage in the legal process, from pre-litigation dispute resolution to final judgment and appeal. 

Over the course of her career, Ms. Alter has represented a vast array of clients on matters including:

  • contract and complex business disputes
  • enforcement and defense of non-compete agreements 
  • business and real estate transactions 
  • intra-corporate disputes and corporate dissolutions
  • commercial and residential foreclosures
  • shareholder derivative actions
  • arbitration proceedings
  • real estate escrow, acquisition, and lease disputes
  • domestication and enforcement of foreign judgments
  • insurance coverage claims
  • employment litigation and counseling
  • business planning and formation

As part of her practice, Ms. Alter represents individuals and companies in state and federal courts throughout the State of Florida, mostly at the trial level but sometimes on appeal as well. She is often asked to serve as local counsel for out-of-state attorneys needing counsel in Florida state and federal courts and has also appeared pro hac vice in other jurisdictions across the country.

Ms. Alter is practically a native of South Florida and lives in Boca Raton with her two daughters. When not zealously representing her clients, she enjoys kickboxing, jigsaw puzzles, and visiting local parks with her dogs.

Ms. Alter welcomes the opportunity to assist you with your particular situation or problem. How can she help you today?

Previous Experience:
Carlton Fields, P.A.
Andrew Hall & Associates
Spanish (proficient)

J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 1996
University of Miami Moot Court Board, President
Certified Legal Intern, Miami-Dade County State Attorney’s Office

B.A., University of Miami, 1992
Political Science and Business Management

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice State of Florida
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
Memberships & Affiliations

Florida Bar
Business Law Section
Real Property Section

Florida Association of Women Lawyers, South Palm Beach County Chapter