Robert M. Coplen, Esq.


Education: University of Florida, B.S.B.A, (1976)

University of Florida, J.D., (1982)

Admitted: 1982, Florida Bar; 1983, U.S. District Court, Middle, Northern and Southern Districts of Florida, including Trial Bar and Bankruptcy Bar;

1983 Certified Public Accountant, Florida

Membership: Florida Bar including Real Property, Probate and Trust Section; Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar; Florida Land Title Association; Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants . Bob has presented number seminars for continuing legal education programs and various construction trade groups.

Robert M. Coplen was born in Wiesbaden, Germany and received his B.S.B.A. from The University of Florida in 1976. He received his J.D. from The University of Florida in 1982. In 1983 Bob received his C.P.A. license from the Florida State Board of Accountancy.

Bob is a member of the Florida Bar (1982), U.S Middle District Court (1984); U.S. Northern District Court (1997); U.S. Southern District Court (1995), including Trial and Bankruptcy Bar. He is also a member of the Florida Bar Real Property, Probate and Trust Section, Florida Land Title Association and Tampa Bay Bankruptcy Bar Association. He has presented numerous seminars and continuing legal education programs on various topics.

Bob has been involved in several reported cases: In re St. Petersburg Harbourview Hotel Corp., 168 B.R. 770 (1994); In re Morettini, 179 B.R. 309 (1995); In re Hinshaw 199 B.R. 786 (1995); Baker v Falcon Power, Inc., 788 So.2d 1104 (2001); CCM Pathfinder v. Gendron 198 So. 198 So. 3d 3 (2015); as well as numerous other sucessful appeals in which the court did not publish a written opinion.

Contact Information: 727-588-4550 Ext. 24