Frank T. Adams

Frank T. Adams is a shareholder of Dunwody White & Landon, P.A. and serves clients in the Miami, Palm Beach and Naples offices.

Mr. Adams earned his LL.M. in Estate Planning from the University of Miami School of Law, after obtaining his J.D. from the University of Toledo. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Indiana University.

Mr. Adams is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). He is Board Certified in Wills, Trust and Estates by The Florida Bar, and has served as a member and Chairman of the Florida Bar Certification Committee for Wills, Trusts and Estates. Mr. Adams has also served on the Probate Rules Committee of The Florida Bar and currently is a member of the Board of Legal Specialization and Education of The Florida Bar.

Mr. Adams’ practice focuses on sophisticated estate planning and administration, including estate, gift and generation-skipping taxation, planning for charitable contributions and foundations, asset protection planning and planning for distributions from IRAs and other qualified retirement plans. His experience also includes planning for closely held businesses, including formation, operation and planning for the dissolution or sale of all types of business entities. Mr. Adams counsels individuals and couples planning to move to Florida.

Mr. Adams has been recognized in “Best Lawyers in America” (since 2006) and “Super Lawyers Magazine” (since 2006), and Miami Top 100 Lawyers, by Super Lawyers Magazine (2012, 2013 and 2014). Mr. Adams holds a preeminent AV® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Adams is a frequent lecturer on topics of estate planning and taxation, and estate administration at lectures (and seminars) sponsored by The Florida Bar, various trust companies, accounting groups and charitable organizations. He has been a lecturer at the University of Miami School of Law. Mr. Adams has authored many articles on estate planning and administration and is a contributing author to the Basic Practice Under the Florida Probate Code, a comprehensive reference treatise published by The Florida Bar.

Mr. Adams has served as a member of the professional advisor committee for numerous charitable organizations, including the Foundation of Jewish Philanthropies of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation (past chairman), The Miami Foundation, Community Foundation of Broward and the Baptist Health Foundation. Mr. Adams is a past director of both the Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami and the Estate Planning Council of Broward County.


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Frank T. Adams

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Frank T. Adams

Contact Information:
PH: 305-529-1500
Fax: 305-529-8855
Office: Miami (Coral Gables)

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Mission Statement

We strive to develop a clear appreciation and understanding of your personal and family situation and to offer you practical legal guidance. Whether your concern is estate planning, taxation, estate or trust administration, business planning, real estate, litigation or any related matter, our goal is to create successful and cost-efficient solutions for you and your family for today and the future.


Daniel K. Capes, Esq. Named Lawyer of the Year

Dunwody White & Landon, P.A. is pleased to announce that Daniel K. Capes was named the Best Lawyers® 2016-17 Trusts and Estates “Lawyer of the Year” for the Fort Myers/Naples area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area, in each community, is honored as “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation and have become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

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Miami (Coral Gables):
Telephone: 305-529-1500
Fax: 305-529-8855

Telephone: 239-263-5885
Fax: 239-262-1442

Palm Beach
Telephone: 561-655-2120
Fax: 561-655-2168