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Donald P. DeCort, Esquire | Tampa Family Law Mediations

Donald P. DeCort

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Attorney Don DeCort has been certified as a family law mediator by the Supreme Court of Florida since 2001. He is experienced, competent, and respected by the Family Law Bar.

Don entered private practice in 1994, retiring after 25+ years of service in the U.S. Army, which culminated with his retirement as a Colonel. He practiced with the firm of Anderson & Artigliere, PA from 1994 to 1995 and spent eight years as a partner in Holcomb & DeCort, P.A., from 1995 to 2003. He opened the Law Office of Donald P. DeCort, P.A. in 2003 and, along with Kristin R. H. Kirkner, Esquire, opened DeCort & Kirkner, P.L. July 1, 2010 until December 2014. In 2015 Don stopped accepting new family law cases and began to concentrate his practice solely on family law mediation, including military aspects of divorce.

Don is admitted to practice in Texas, Florida, and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida. He graduated from the U.S. Military Academy with his B.S. in 1970 and received his J.D. from St. Mary’s University School of Law in Texas in 1978.

He is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®, earning the highest distinction possible for ethics and legal ability from his peers.

Don belongs to the Hillsborough County and American Bar Associations, the State Bar of Texas, the Florida Bar, and American Inns of Court. In 2007, he received the Hillsborough County Family Law Inn of Court Professionalism Award.

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