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About the Firm

At Sidweber & Weintraub, P.A., we are dedicated to providing professional legal services to clients facing a wide range of family law concerns. Based in Ft. Lauderdale, we represent clients throughout South Florida including Broward, Palm Beach and Miami-Dade Counties. As a small boutique firm, we are able to provide personalized attention to every client, gaining a thorough understanding of their situation in order to provide reasonable legal solutions. We are knowledgeable, ethical and respect our clients and their budget at every phase in the legal process

Unparalleled Credentials

  • Marital and Family Law Florida Board Certified Attorneys.
  • Fellows of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Florida Chapter.
  • Designated as “Super Lawyers” of South Florida, in Marital and Family Law.
  • Achieved “Top Lawyer in South Florida”, in Marital and Family Law.
  • “AV Rated” preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating available.
Avvo Clients' Choice
Super Lawyers 2020

Client Testimonials

Trustworthy and Informative

He handled one matter for me and I have continued to go back for advice over time. He is one… Read more “Trustworthy and Informative”


Attorney Recommended

I highly recommend Ms. Karen Weintraub. She goes above and beyond, is professional, detail oriented, excellent in hearings and the… Read more “Attorney Recommended”


Peer Review

These are honest and reputable family lawyers who you can trust to bill honestly and fight hard for… Read more “Peer Review”


Last Minute Pre-Nup

I hired Karen Weintraub as my attorney when I had to negotiate a last minute pre-nup. It was a very… Read more “Last Minute Pre-Nup”


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Karen Weintraub has been my attorney since the beginning of my divorce approximately 13 years ago. My ex-wife has been… Read more “Hire KarenHire Karen”


When Only The Best Will Do

Karen and her team have represented me with post-divorce issues for almost 6 years now. With all the struggles I… Read more “When Only The Best Will Do”



I love Karen Weintraub. She was a pleasure to work with and made a very painful process as painless as… Read more “Amazing!!”


Excellent Lawyer & Adviser

Karen provided carefully considered and effective legal representation, as well as thoughtful and sincere advice. She helped me focus on… Read more “Excellent Lawyer & Adviser”


Lawyer Recommended

Karen was excellent, always quick responses, she is truly the best! Could not have done it without… Read more “Lawyer Recommended”


Highly recommend

I had been working with an attorney before working with Mrs. Weintraub, that had been unsuccesful after a year worth… Read more “Highly recommend”


Hire Karen and you will not be disappointed

After hiring 5 other incompetent attorneys and wasting a lot of money I hired Karen Weintraub. I was impressed with… Read more “Hire Karen and you will not be disappointed”


My excellent experience

My experience with Karen and her staff at Sidweber & Weintraub PA was as I imagined my council would represent… Read more “My excellent experience”


Family Law Attorney

Karen Weintraub represented me in divorce proceedings. She is an incredibly intelligent and competent attorney who puts forth maximum effort… Read more “Family Law Attorney”


Always available!

I hired Karen in 2015. From the very beginning she always made herself available and quickly answered emails and phone… Read more “Always available!”


Insightful, Sharp and Listens

Although Karen is petite in stature (and don’t let this fool you), she’s really a giant within, she is fearless… Read more “Insightful, Sharp and Listens”


An Outstanding Family Law attorney

I highly recommend Karen Weintraub and the Sidweber & Weintraub law firm. Karen is a dedicated attorney that consistently goes… Read more “An Outstanding Family Law attorney”


Best family attorney

Karen came highly recommended by a friend of mine who had an exceptional experience working with her, so I hired… Read more “Best family attorney”


Knowledgeable and Professional Attorney

Karen Weintraub came highly recommended and I hired her as my divorce attorney. She definitely lived up to her reputation,… Read more “Knowledgeable and Professional Attorney”


Best Family Lawyer!

Ms. Weintraub is by far the best family lawyer I have had. Not only does she know the law but… Read more “Best Family Lawyer!”


Top Attorney Family Law

Karen Weintraub is an exceptionally professional and very effective Attorney. I had to release the first attorney I had selected… Read more “Top Attorney Family Law”


You don’t want to face, but definitely want on your side

Ms. Weintraub is a tremendously talented family law attorney. She always gave me practical legal advice; which saved me a… Read more “You don’t want to face, but definitely want on your side”


Hard working and ethical

I hired Ms. Weintraub to represent me in a child custody modification case. Ms. Weintraub exceeded my expectations in every… Read more “Hard working and ethical”


Excellent attorney

Karen is a straightforward and intelligent family law attorney that cares about my family. I am impressed with her knowledge… Read more “Excellent attorney”


Family, Child Custody, & Child Support cases

Mrs. Weintraub has represented me and my children since July 2008 until present day in Dade and Broward counties in… Read more “Family, Child Custody, & Child Support cases”



I can’t say enough about my experience with Attorney Robert Sidweber fighting my case. When you hire him, you are… Read more “SIMPLY THE BEST !!”

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He is my go to lawyer

I was referred to Bob Sidweber by my trusted CPA of 15 years, who only refers vetted, trustworthy, and competent… Read more “He is my go to lawyer”


Caring, competent lawyer

I hired Bob for a divorce case that we thought would be straight forward but ended up lasting over a… Read more “Caring, competent lawyer”



I , like many of my colleagues, including my legal friends , use the internet to answer just about any… Read more “WHEN DO YOU KNOW YOU HAVE THE BEST”


Bob was what I needed.

I needed a divorce attorney who could handle the most difficult, controlling, and narcissistic ex spouse to be.  I also… Read more “Bob was what I needed.”

The Best Lawyer You Could Ask For

Mr. Sidweber is one of the most intelligent and sophisticated individuals I have ever come in contact with, which is… Read more “The Best Lawyer You Could Ask For”


I hired Bob Sidweber after interviewing several attorneys. Bob and his team kept me informed throughout the process and I… Read more “GREAT CLIENT EXPERIENCE”



Sidweber & Weintraub, PA is proud to announce that our firm has been honored as one of the three top Prominent Law Firms in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties, by the South Florida Legal Guide! Read More.

In Family Court, in South Florida, parties are ordered to attend Mediation.  Divorce Mediation is typically an in-person conference with a certified mediator, the parties and their respective attorneys to discuss and try to settle the issues of their case, which may include child related issues, time sharing, parental responsibility. Read More