Fort Lauderdale Personal Injury Lawyers

Mikhael E. Keifitz

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Of Counsel
phone 954-467-8622
fax (954) 467-8623

Mikhael E. Keifitz is an attorney with a unique combination of business and legal experience, having held positions ranging from Chief Executive Officer to General Counsel in public and private corporations in New York and Florida. His experiences have provided him with special expertise in business organization and management practices including human resources management, executive administration, high value project development, multimillion dollar fundraising, loan and grant procurement, financial management, corporate compliance and governance, corporate mergers and acquisitions, business development planning, purchasing and international business contracts negotiations, private placement decision making, emergency and crisis management, and labor and malpractice litigation.

Mikhael is also a licensed nursing home administrator in New York State, where he previously operated a 120- bed nursing home and was involved in Medicaid/Medicare planning, estate and wealth management administration and planning. He has strong entrepreneurial credentials as General Manager and Partner in a risk management and compliance consulting company, in which he also specialized in accreditation and quality assurance for healthcare organizations. His varied legal and business experiences are utilized to support many of the firm’s corporate and individual clients.

Areas of Practice:

  • Corporate Policies and Procedures
  • Labor Mediation and Litigation
  • Corporate and Business Transactions
  • Professional Contracts Negotiations
  • Corporate Crisis Management
  • Health Care Compliance

Bar Admissions:

  • Florida, 2008


    • St Thomas University School of Law, Miami, Florida

– J.D.
– Honors: Dean’s List

    • Dowling College, Oakdale, New York, 1997

– M.B.A.

    • St. John’s University, New York, New York

– B.S.
– Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Representative Clients:

  • Optimus, INC (International Food Service & Distribution)
  • Weichert Professional Partners (Real Estate)
  • Swiss Watchmakers, Inc. (High Grade Watch Assembly & Repairs)
  • Timeless Jewelry, Inc.( Jewelry Retail & Internet Corporation)
  • Megas of South Florida (International Automotive Distributor)
  • Sturgeon Aquafarms, LLC (Caviar & Aquaculture Industry)
  • YG Construction, Inc. (Building & Construction Industry)
  • Chabad Russian Center of South Florida ( Non-Profit Corporation)
  • Y & Y Healthcare Corp. (Medical Supply Distributor)


  • Optimus, Inc. (305.758.2556)

Past Employment Positions:

  • ALME Risk Management & Consulting, LLC, Managing Partner, 2005
  • M&M Risk Management, Partner, 2003 – 2005

Pro Bono Activities:

  • Chabad Russian Center, 2003 – Present

Ancillary Businesses:

  • JCAHO and Healthcare Accreditation Consulting