About Us

Edward Golden, JD, Board Member

Edward Golden, JD, Board Member

Born and Raised in New York, with a background as a school psychologist and Special Education instructor, Mr. Golden has been practicing law since 1977. During the last 30 years as a Miami-Dade County probate lawyer, he has been focusing on the areas of Probate, Guardianship and Trust litigation and administration.
Mr. Golden wrote the guidelines for the Probate Court for Cuban Blocked Estates and has a license from the U.S Treasury Department to travel to Cuba to represent Cuban National Beneficiaries of Florida estates. As Chairman of the Internal Procedures Committee, Mr. Golden works closely with the four Miami-Dade County Probate Judges and with Probate and Guardianship attorneys and practitioners to enhance operation of the probate court.
Mr. Golden has served as Chairman of the Dade County Probate & Guardianship Committee and has served the Bar on the following committees:
Florida Bar:
*Probate Law Committee
*Guardianship Law Committee
*Probate Rules Committee
*Guardianship Rules Committee
*Past Chairman, Vice Chairman and Member of Bar Grievance Committees (3 terms)
American Bar Association:
*Probate Law Committee
*Guardianship Law Committee
*Guardianship Rules Committee
*Probate Rules Committee

Areas of Practice
60% Estate Planning
Appeals
Experience, Testimonials And Reviews
Home
Litigation
Probate & Administration Services
Litigation Percentage
60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions
Florida, 1977
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1977
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1977

Education
University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
J.D. magna cum laude - 1977
University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
B.A. - 1966
Honors: Dean's List
Major: Psychology
State University of New York, Master's Program - 1967
Major: Psychology
University of Miami
M.Ed - 1969
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Major: Intellectual Disabilities/Mental Retardation

Published Works
Guidelines for Cuban Blocked Accounts, Probate Division 11th Judicial Circuit, 1985
Classes/Seminars
Instructor University of Miami (Paralegal Program) - Probate Law
Honors and Awards
Martindale Hubbel "AV Preeminent"
Florida Super Lawyer
Wall Street Journal "Top Attorneys in Florida"
Professional Associations and Memberships
Council for Exceptional Children, Member
University of Miami Alumni Association
University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame
University of Miami Friends of Philosophy, Director
University of Miami Athletic Federation, Fundraising Chairman
CABA

Past Employment Positions
Dade County Public School, Teacher Special Ed, School Psychologist, 1969 - 1977
Pro Bono Activities
Chairman of Bar Grievance Committees (3 terms)
Past President, University of Miami Hurricane Club
Past President, University of Miami Sports Hall of Fame
Member, Iron Arrow Honor Society (the highest honor bestowed for service at the University of Miami)

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