Kevin Hernandez, Esquire, is the founder and principal attorney of The Hernandez Law Firm, P.A., and an attorney and counselor at law since 1992. Mr. Hernandez received the Client Distinction Award in 2013 and 2014 for Excellence in Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness and Communication Ability from Lawyers.com & Martindale.com. In 2008, his fellow attorneys in Florida Trend Magazine recognized Kevin as a Legal Elite in Wills, Trusts and Estates. Through client-focused, values-centered advice Mr. Hernandez guides individuals, families, and business owners in (1) minimizing the devastating effects of disability, death and taxes; (2) satisfying wealth planning needs; (3) protecting assets; and (4) obtaining peace of mind. Mr. Hernandez limits his practice to business asset protection and succession planning, estate planning, IRA estate planning, special needs planning, probate, trust administration, charitable giving, and elder law.
Mr. Hernandez received his Juris Doctor Law Degree in 1992 from the Boston University School of Law. In 1984 he received his Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering from Boston University’s College of Engineering. Mr. Hernandez is admitted to practice law in Florida and New York. He is admitted to appear before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. He is accredited by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Mr. Hernandez is a Founding Member of Wealth Counsel Advisors Forum and the Academy of Special Needs Planners. He is a member of Wealth Counsel, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Florida Bar’s Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section and Elder Law Section, and the Academy of Florida Elder Law Attorneys. He is a member of the Pinellas County Estate Planning Council. Mr. Hernandez is a frequent speaker on various estate planning and elder law topics. Mr. Hernandez also dedicates a portion of his time to advocacy for children with special needs, non-profit organizations, and the arts. Mr. Hernandez is married, has three children and lives in Pinellas County, Florida.