Ms. Veliz’s practice is focused on estate planning and administration, including wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, special needs planning, asset protection planning and charitable planning, as well as business succession planning. She also handles trust administration, probate and guardianship proceedings. Veliz also focuses on Medicaid Planning for long-term care benefits. She was a Miami-based solo practitioner before joining Katz Barron.
A graduate of Babson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing, Ms. Veliz received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law in 1986. She is a member of the Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida.
Ms. Veliz is a past chair of the Florida Bar General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section, as well as a member of its Elder Law Section, and Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section. She also is a member of ElderCounsel, LLC, Advisors Forum, LLC, and the One Hope United Signature Committee.