Welcome To Fee, Yates & Fee, PLLC

Law Firm in Fort Pierce & Okeechobee, FL, Est. 1905

Our Treasure Coast and Central Heartland law firm specializes in Real Estate Transactions, Probate Law, Mortgage Foreclosure, Special Assets Litigation, Loan Workouts, Civil Litigation and Criminal Law. Originally established in 1905 by Fred Fee (Sr.), principals Frank H. Fee, III and his son Frank H. Fee, IV have been serving the Treasure Coast for over 40 years. The firm is strengthened by its added partner, E. Clayton Yates.

Excellence Where It Matters Most

Since 1905 when both the firm and Saint Lucie County were created, our Firm’s lawyers have been significantly involved in many facets of the growth and advancement of the Treasure Coast & Central Heartland Regions. Firm members have gone on to serve as judges in what is now the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit, mayors, city commissioners, state legislators, and county, state and federal prosecutors. This depth of local knowledge and experience allows insightful, nuanced analysis and guidance for our clients in achieving their goals.

Real Estate Law

Real estate is the heart of our practice

Our Attorneys possess extensive knowledge and experience regarding documentation of residential and complex commercial loan transactions. Whether you’re negotiating the purchase or sale of a single family dwelling, high end residence, or a complex commercial transaction, Fee, Yates, & Fee is the best choice to serve as legal counsel for all sizes of residential and commercial real estate transactions.

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Mortgage Foreclosure

Experts in Foreclosure and REO Closings

Our seasoned staff works closely with institutional lenders, individual clients, businesses, and developers in negotiating and restructuring their loans when foreclosure is threatened. Our Attorneys have extensive experience in the prosecution of complex foreclosure and collection matters, having litigated hundreds of foreclosure cases throughout the Treasure Coast region.

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Probate Administration

Top Probate Lawyers in South Florida

Probate and Trust administration does not need to be a burden – our probate lawyers and attorneys in Florida are highly skilled in all areas of probate administration, trust administration and litigation. We provide expert guidance to executors, personal representatives, and estate administrators through the probate process and the administration of a decedent’s estate.

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Criminal Defense

Expert Defense in State & Federal Courts

Florida criminal defense attorneys at Fee, Yates & Fee have the experience, background and strategies to provide the strong, supportive defense necessary to protect your rights against even the most severe criminal charges. As former career prosecutors, Clay Yates and Patti Diaz provide expert representation with specific focus in forfeiture and “white collar” crime as well as complex environmental, racketeering and fraud prosecutions.

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Debtor & Creditor

Skilled & Experienced Florida Bankruptcy Attorneys

Protecting the rights of Institutional and private lenders requires a skilled, experienced attorney with a sound understanding of Florida bankruptcy law. The attorneys at Fee, Yates & Fee collectively draw upon experience within complementary practice areas to present practical and creative solutions for each unique situation.

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Contract & Business Litigation

Manage Commercial Risk & Achieve Goals

As one of the top business and litigation law firms in the Treasure Coast, we provide expert counsel toward a resolution and seek to avoid the expense of a lawsuit or arbitration whenever possible. We have deep commercial law experience across a broad spectrum of matters, and we leverage this strength across various types of commercial contracts, joint venture agreements, sponsorship and franchise agreements, and more.

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