Founding Attorney, Managing Partner

Miami Personal Injury Attorney Brett L. Schlacter is the founder and managing partner at Schlacter Law, serving clients throughout Miami. Raised in New York, he attended the University of Florida for his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration Finance and then received his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University Law School. While there, he served as Senior Staff for the NSU Law School’s Law Review.

Mr. Schlacter’s outstanding legal work has earned him a number of prestigious awards and accolades including:

  • 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award, American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • Rising Star, SuperLawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocate, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Top 40 under 40, The National Trial Lawyers

Mr. Schlacter also was honored to receive the Nova Merit Scholarship and graduated in the top 2% of his class. Before and after his tenure at law school, he lectured on topics including contract law, constitutional law, and tort law. Mr. Schlacter founded BLS Tutoring, one of South Florida’s most well-respected and prominent tutoring companies for law school students.


Beginning his legal career in a small boutique firm focusing on civil, business, real estate, and corporate law. After gaining valuable experience, Mr. Schlacter then worked for a larger, national firm focused on representing property owners and corporations, such as hotel owners, casinos, condo associations, commercial freight companies, nightclubs, and bars in a variety of personal injury, code violations, and premises liability claims. There Mr. Schlacter gained experience in negligent security and many property offenses, such as assault, rape, and other attacks.

Mr. Schlacter represents a wide range of personal injury cases including:

In his current practice, Mr. Schlacter is focused on wrongful death and personal injury claims and litigation as well as corporate litigation and transactions. He is licensed to practice in Florida’s State Courts and in the Middle and Southern District Courts of Florida. He is a proud Mount Sinai Young President and a member of other recognized and notable philanthropic organizations throughout Miami-Dade County.


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