Yanitza Schoonover is an Attorney in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office where she focuses her practice on Family and Marital Law, as well as Commercial Litigation. Yanitza also handles Probate, Estate Planning, and Guardianship matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Yanitza worked as an Associate Attorney at a probate and estate planning law firm in Miami, FL. Yanitza has experience handling all aspects of probate and estate planning including preparing wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney, limited powers of attorney, living wills, designation of health care surrogate, and deeds. In addition, Yanitza has experience handling guardianship matters.
Yanitza earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Florida International University and went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree from Western Michigan University’s Thomas M. Cooley Law School. During law school, Yanitza served as an Executive Team Member of the Moot Court student organization, as well as the Secretary of the Hispanic Latino Law Society.
Yanitza is fluent in Spanish.