Elizabeth Wexler

Elizabeth Wexler

Attorney
Location:
Sarasota, Florida
Phone:
941-365-1166
Fax:
941-966-3594

Ms. Wexler practices primarily in the areas of residential and commercial real estate transactions.

Ms. Wexler was born in Detroit, Michigan and raised in the suburbs of Minneapolis, Minnesota. She moved to Sarasota, Florida in 1988. Before obtaining her law degree, Ms. Wexler has had experience in a wide range of real estate positions and held a variety of associated licenses; real estate license and mortgage brokers license. She was also involved in establishing a successful real estate company on Longboat Key, Florida and a real estate development company that built high-end residential homes on Bird Key, Lido Key and the mainland of Sarasota.

Ms. Wexler has established herself in the community through her philanthropic work and continues to be involved in the community. She has been on many boards in Sarasota, from School Boards to Non- For- Profits, mostly as Fundraising Chair. She was also Chairman of the Board for Make-A-Wish, Sarasota and sat on the Make-A-Wish Central and Northern Florida Board in Orlando, Florida.

Ms. Wexler is a graduate of the University of South Florida, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. She attended law school at Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Tampa, Florida, which merged with Western Michigan University. During her law school career, Ms. Wexler interned with the State Attorney Office Twelfth Judicial Circuit, Misdemeanor Division in Sarasota, participated in Moot Court and was a member Phi Delta Phi - Castor Inn.

Areas of Practice

  • Residential Real Estate Transactions
  • Commercial Real Estate Transactions
  • Contract Review and Negotiations
  • Title Insurance

Bar Admissions

  • Florida

Education

  • Western Michigan University, Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
    • Juris Doctorate - 2015
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Honors: Moot Court (Intra-School)
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi- Castor Inn
  • University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
    • Bachelor of Science - 1997
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of Court, Associate, 2015 - 2016
  • Sarasota County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Make A Wish, Chairman of the Board, Sarasota, 2014 - 2016
  • Make A Wish Board Central and Northern, Orlando, Board Member, 2014 - 2016
  • Temple Beth Shalom Preschool, Board Member/Fundraising Chair, 2002 - 2004
  • Florida Winefest and Auction Tennis Tournament, Board Member, 1995 - 1999
  • Sarasota Junior League
  • John and Mable Ringling Foundation, Ungala
  • GWiz Science Museum
  • Forty Carrots Family Center
  • Sarasota Film Festival
  • Center for Sight -Eye Ball
  • Out of Door Academy
  • Sarasota Ballet
  • Sarasota Opera
  • Florida Winefest & Auction
  • Young Lawyers Division of the SCBA
  • Child Protection Center