Bruce Abernethy, Jr. is an Attorney and Counselor at Law, Board Certified in Wills, Trusts, and Estates. He has his Masters degree in tax law (LL.M. Taxation) and is a former practicing Florida CPA. His practice specializes in estate and business planning, asset protection planning, estate, gift, and generation skipping tax minimization planning, charitable gift planning, and trust and estate administration. Abernethy holds the Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating, the highest peer review rating achievable. Martindale-Hubbell ratings serve as an objective indicator that a lawyer has the highest ethical standards and professional ability and are used by buyers of legal services to justify their hiring decisions. The AV Peer Review Rating is achieved by only 5% of attorneys.
With over 32 years of experience, Abernethy delivers plan designs that are technically superior, comprehensive, and thorough – all while ensuring his clients navigate their estate and asset planning needs with ease.
Abernethy is a Past Director of the Sunrise Theatre Foundation, Past President of the Rotary Club of Fort Pierce, and Fundraising Chair and General Coordinator of Kids Crossing, a community built playground facility.
Ryan Abernethy is a University of Florida graduate with his Master’s Degree in Tax Law (LL.M. Taxation), a founding member of the Estate Planning and Elder Law Society at Florida State University College of Law and a member of the Real Property and Probate, Tax Law and Young Lawyers sections of the Florida Bar Association. His areas of practice include business planning, asset protection planning, estate, gift and generation skipping, tax minimization planning, charitable gift planning and trust and estate administration. Ryan is excited to join his father, Bruce, working to carry forward the same qualities and standards he’s established at their practice.
Our mission is to deliver plan designs that are technically superior, comprehensive, and thorough – all while ensuring our clients navigate their estate and asset planning needs with ease.