Tom Weiksnar

Tom Weiksnar HeadshotThomas E. Weiksnar has practiced law in the Florida probate and guardianship field for over 20 years. He graduated from the The University of Akron School of Law in 1990 and was admitted to practice law in Florida in 1991. Mr. Weiksnar received his Masters in Taxation from The University of Florida in 1991.

Mr. Weiksnar joined the Law Firm of Gary, Williams, Parenti, Watson & Gary, P.L.L.C. in 1996 and specializes in probate issues related to personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. Mr. Weiksnar has consulted on wrongful death considerations in probate with many national law firms and has been a frequent lecturer on tax aspects of settlements and structured settlements before the National Bar Association and local Bar associations.

Mr. Weiksnar is the author of several articles on trusts and estates matters published in the National Bar Association Tax Journal. He holds membership in numerous professional organizations including the Real Property, Probate Trust and Law Section of the Florida Bar; Tax Law section of the Florida Bar; The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and Martin County Bar Association.

He has served as the past president of the Martin County Volunteers; co-chair of the 2015-2016 Martin County Bar Association Softball Team and representative for the Gulfstream Council Boy Scouts. Mr. Weiksnar also enjoys bicycling.

Practice Areas

  • Probate

Admitted

  • Florida, 1990

Education

  • LL.M. in Tax, University of Florida, 1991
  • J.D., University of Akron, 1990 Cum laude
  • B.A., Economics, University of Michigan, 1986

Professional associations

  • Florida Bar
  • National Bar Association
  • Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
  • Martin County Bar Guardianship Steering Committee
  • Estate Planning Council of Martin County