FLORIDA – ShuffieldLowman attorney Daniel B. Harris was recently elected as
Vice-Chair of the Central Florida Hillel, Inc., effective July 2019 for a
one-year term. Harris has been an active supporter and leader of Central
Florida Hillel. He currently serves as a member of the Executive Committee and
chairs the Governance, Nominations and Human Resources Committees.
2001 the Jewish Federation of Greater Orlando established Central Florida
Hillel to serve Jewish college students. Central
Florida Hillel is the center for Jewish life on campus and the home to Jewish
young adults aged 18-29 in Central Florida. Serving the Jewish students at the
University of Central Florida, Rollins College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
University and the Barry College of Law, by offering programmatic
opportunities that connect students to each other, to their schools, and to the
greater Jewish community.
practices in the areas of estate planning, business succession planning, and
tax law, representing clients in probate matters, including complex tax
planning. He is a former legal assistant with
the Eighth Judicial Circuit’s Probate Division in Gainesville, Florida, with
detailed estate planning knowledge from the perspective of judicial proceedings.
In addition, his experience includes representing clients in connection with
creating and maintaining specifically tailored estate plans, various corporate
matters related to closely held entities, probate and trust litigation, as well
as tax controversy cases before the Internal Revenue Service and the Florida
Department of Revenue.
A law graduate of the University of Florida Levin College of Law, he holds an
Estates & Trusts Practice Certificate, and the Environmental & Land Use
Law Certificate. He also holds an advanced law degree, LL.M. in Taxation, from
the University of Miami School of Law. Harris has authored articles on
taxation, published by The Florida Bar, and he has served as a judge at the
National Tax Moot Court competition sponsored by The Florida Bar Tax Section.
ShuffieldLowman's five offices are located in Orlando, Tavares, DeLand and Port
Orange. The firm is a 40 attorney, full service, business law firm, practicing
in the areas of corporate law, estate planning, real estate and litigation.
Specific areas include, tax law, securities, mergers and acquisitions,
intellectual property, estate planning and probate, planning for families with
closely held businesses, guardianship and elder law, tax controversy - Federal
and State, non-profit organization law, banking and finance, land use and
government law, commercial and civil litigation, fiduciary litigation,
construction law, association law, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, labor and
employment, and mediation.