Broward County Attorney
Harris Gilbert and Andrew Smallman, know their way around the court system in Broward County.
There are very few places in the United States that can compare to the living conditions in Broward County. With year round moderate temperature, fantastic beaches, and reasonable property costs compared to other major beach cities, residents in this county feel they have gained a little bit of heaven.
The home location for the Law Offices of Broward county attorney Gilbert and Smallman is conveniently located in Hollywood, FL, giving our clients in Fort Lauderdale, Pampano Beach and Miami Gardens easy access to our attorneys. We also maintain an office in Miami and another in Tallahassee.
Broward County is home to several large cities, including the two largest, Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood. As with any large city, there is a criminal element. The overall crime rate in Broward County and in the larger cities is about average when compared with other similar size US cities. (http://www.bestplaces.net/crime/county/florida/broward
Typically, Broward County has seen lower than average murder rates, but higher than average rates for some other violent crime. However, in both cases, the numbers are still within normal ranges.
Overview of the Broward County Court System
The Office of the Broward County Clerk serves 1,197 square mile region of South Florida containing a population of 1.8 million. The Clerk of Broward County, Howard C. Forman, leads an organization of approximately 950 employees. The various Divisions provide support to ninety judges, services to the general public, and other government agencies.
The core services provided include: filing court proceedings; filing and retrieval of documents such as arrests, traffic citations, affidavits, marriage licenses and other court related documents; collection of court fees; creation of court dockets and notification of participants.
Locations of the 4 Courthouses in Broward County follow:
Broward County Courthouse
201 Southeast 6th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
North Regional Courthouse
1600 West Hillsboro Boulevard
Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
South Regional Courthouse
3550 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, FL 33021
West Regional Courthouse
100 North Pine Island Road
Plantation, FL 33324