Attorneys

Hi, I'm Alex Karantzalis

Managing partner | Business, Real Estate & Injury Law

Alexander Karantzalis is the managing partner of AK Esquire’s Business and Civil litigation department in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale Office. He practices Business litigation, Personal Injury, and Civil Litigation Department. He has worked in matters of Landlord-Tenant, Business litigation, Real Estate Law, and is General Council various local businesses’. He is available to assist in matters in Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, and Collier County. Mr. Karantzalis has written and lectured on legal topics related to Federal Reserve law, the importance of legal counsel during business formation and growth. He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Business Law and Tort Trial and litigation Practice Sections, as well as the Florida Bar Business Law Section. He earned his J.D. in 2016 from St. Thomas University School of Law, and his B.S. in Legal Studies at Barry University in 2012, where he is Delta Epsilon Iota. He is admitted to the Bars of Florida and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

 

Hi, I'm Matthew Karim

Managing partner | Criminal and Family Law

Matthew Z. Karim is the managing partner of AK Esquire’s Criminal and Family Law department in the firm’s Fort Lauderdale Office. He practices Criminal law and Family Law. He has worked in matters of civil commitment hearings, the juvenile court system, and criminal litigation. He is available to assist in matters in Broward, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach, Lee, and Collier County. Mr. Karim has written and lectured on legal topics relating to issues in defending crimes of strict liability and the second amendment as it relates to civil commitments and psychiatric hospitalizations of patients. He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Criminal Justice and Family Law Sections, as well as the Florida Bar Criminal Law Section. He earned his J.D. in 2017 from the University of Baltimore, completed post-baccalaureate work in Medicine at Harvard University, and his B.A. in Psychology, in 2010 from The George Washington University. He is admitted to the Florida Bar.