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The Velez Law Firm, P.A, is located in Boca Raton, Florida and provides compassionate legal counsel for all your family law matters.  Call us to discuss how to best move forward with your divorce, child support, visitation, alimony, and paternity concerns.  Before you get married schedule a consultation to learn how to protect your assets with a prenuptial agreement.  
The firm aggressively represents clients on civil matters and criminal charges including drug possession, thefts, economic crimes, domestic battery charges, and all felony & misdemeanor allegations. 
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The Velez Law Firm, P.A., provides criminal defense representation at all stages of the criminal process including from questioning by police, arrest, bond hearings, through plea negotiation and trial.  Attorney Velez is a criminal defense attorney that has over 15 years of extensive criminal law and trial experience. Your attorney will protect your rights and fight to help you obtain the best result.  Call an experienced lawyer today at 561-542-6342. 

Karen has successfully defended thousands of criminal court clients including those charged with the following types of criminal charges:

  •    Possession and Drug Charges

  •    Domestic Violence, Stalking, Cyber Stalking 

  •    Injunctions (Also Known As Restraining Orders) 

  •    Battery Charges

  •    Theft 

  •    All misdemeanor and felony charges



The Velez Law Firm, P.A., is dedicated to compassionately representing our family law clients. The practice specializes in the following areas of Family Law:

  • Divorce

  • Custody and Visitation

  • Child Support 

  • Prenuptial Agreements 

  • Paternity


Karen Velez has been an attorney for over 15 years and has extensive courtroom and trial experience.  Attorney Velez is passionate about the law and public service, which is evidenced by her service in representing the poor (many Spanish speaking clients) while an attorney with the Public Defender’s Office.  

Professional and Community Involvement

·       Palm Beach County American Inns of Court, Board of Directors

·       Palm Beach County Bar Association, Law Related Education Committee, co-chaired the Florida Supreme Court Mock Trial Competition in 2020

·       Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Member

·       Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Association, Member   

·       South Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member

Attorney Velez Believes In Giving Back To The Community! 

Beyond her legal practice attorney Velez is committed to helping those in our community,  and serves on the Executive Board of Directors of The Women's Foundation of Florida.  The mission of The Women's Foundation of Florida is to empower women and girls to be leaders so they can change the world!  Through the Women’s Foundation of Florida she co-chairs Women On The Run along with former West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio.  Women On The Run is a non-partisan training and mentoring program for women interested in running for office, running campaigns, or serving in a leadership role of a community organization.  


Mrs. Velez also served on the Board of Directors of Dress for Success Palm Beaches, as board secretary, co-chair of the “Shop for Success” fundraiser, and a member of the Development Committee.  Dress for Success is a nonprofit that provides women in our community the tools needed to obtain employment and break the cycle of poverty.  

Recently,  Karen had the honor of being a finalist for the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County, “Esperanza” Award.  Esperanza means hope in Spanish.  The Esperanza Awards recognize and honor Hispanic businesswomen with exceptional achievement in business and in the public or private sectors in Palm Beach County.   


           Please call attorney Velez for your legal needs at 561-542-6342.


123 NW 13th Street STE. 304-5

Boca Raton, FL 33432



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