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  • Roy D. Oppenheim Co-Founder and Senior Partner
  • Phone: 954-419-3144

    Fax: 954-384-6115

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Roy Oppenheim is a successful serial entrepreneur and attorney focusing on Florida real estate, foreclosure defense, commercial litigation, and international law.  Serving national, international, and local clients, Oppenheim Law reports the highest rating (A-V) conferred by Martindale Hubbell Law Directory, the most respected directory of lawyers and law firms in the U.S.

Roy’s three decades of experience advising clients in national and international transactions gives him the expertise necessary to counsel in routine and complex international law matters.

He founded Oppenheim Law in 1989 with his wife Ellen Pilelsky and uniquely positioned the law firm as one of Florida’s leading boutique law firms. In addition, in 1994, Oppenheim co-founded Weston Title & Escrow, the oldest title company in Weston, Florida, and he currently serves as its vice president.

In 2009, Roy started the South Florida Law Blog, which was voted the best business and technology blog of 2011 by the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

Today, Oppenheim is a sought-after legal expert on issues relating to the real estate crisis and beyond. In addition to his own blog he can also been seen on Yahoo! Homes as a guest contributor, and he has also been featured on HuffPost Live, FOX News, and Lifetime TV. He has been quoted in prominent national publications, including USA Today, The New York Times and Huffington Post, among others. Oppenheim also understand the power of social media and can be found on a variety of social media platforms.

Law School Attended

  • Northwestern University School of Law, Class of 1986, J.D.

University Attended

  • Princeton University, Class of 1982, A.B. cum laude

Bar Memberships

  • The Florida Bar (Member of the Real Property Probate and Trust Law Section)
  • The New York Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District


  • German
Admission Details
  • 1987, Florida
  • 1987, New York
  • 1987, United States District for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • 1993, U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida