Our Team

Salome J. Zikakis, Esq.

Attorney

szikakis@parziklaw.com

Admissions & Certifications:

  • Member in good standing of the Florida Bar, Admitted 1985
  • Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Broker, Florida

Education:

  • Juris Doctor with Honors, University of Florida School of Law, 1985
  • B.S. Accounting, University of Delaware, 1982; minor in Business Administration

Practice Areas:

  • Real estate law, representing real property owners, purchasers, institutional lenders, private lenders, landlords, tenants, businesses and individuals
  • Commercial and residential acquisitions and dispositions
  • Mortgage loan closings and loan workouts
  • Commercial and residential lease agreements
  • Tax deferred exchanges
  • Title issues
  • Authorized title insurance agent for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company and Westcor Land Title Insurance Company
  • Expert testimony in real estate litigation

Professional Accomplishment Highlights

  • Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar (2008-present)
  • Chair of the Mortgages & Other Encumbrances Committee of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar (2009-2012); Co-Chair of the Capital Markets & Commercial Lending Subcommittee of the Real Property Finance & Lending Committee (2012-2015);
  • Chair of the Residential Real Estate & Industry Liaison Committee of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar (2014-present)
  • Vice Chair of the Real Estate Structures & Taxation Committee of the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar (2013-2014)
  • “AV” peer rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Speaker at the Florida Bar and the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section seminar “Commercial Real Estate Finance – Lessons Learned and a Brave New World” on the topic of "Commercial Lending After the Crisis – Loan Document Issues and Provisions" (2013, Tampa)
  • Speaker at the Florida Bar and the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section seminar "Advanced Commercial Real Estate Loan Document Drafting and Negotiation: Lender vs. Borrower - Key Provisions to Close the Loan" (2014)
  • Speaker at the Florida Bar and the Real Property, Probate & Trust Law Section seminar "That's Not What You Said! The Law of Estoppel in Real Estate Transactions" on the topic of "Lender Estoppel Letters" (2015)
  • Speaker at the Florida Bar and the Real Property Probate & Trust Law Section seminar on Leasing on the topic of "Options & Rights of First Refusal, Execution Formalities and Guarantees" (2016)
  • Speaker at the 2017 Fund Assembly on the topic of Learn to Love the FR/Bar Contracts (May 2017, Orlando)
  • Speaker at the Attorney-Loan Officer Conference presented by the Florida Bar and the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section on the topic of “What you Wish your Attorney Knew, but Doesn’t; What you Wish your Loan Officer Knew, but Doesn’t” (July 2017, West Palm Beach; October 2018, Orlando)
  • Advisory Board member for Broward County for Attorneys’ Title Fund Services, LLC
  • Board of Directors, Broward Attorneys' Real Estate Council
  • Attorney Chair of the Realtor/Lawyer Committee of the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale (2010-2012)
  • President of Ace Title Services, Inc., a full service Florida title insurance agency

Community Involvement Highlights:

  • Graduate of Leadership Broward Senior Executive Orientation (Class of 2009)
  • Trustee, Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale (2012-2013)
  • Certified through the City of Fort Lauderdale’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Fellow, Florida Bar Foundation
  • Vice President, South Florida Chapter, University of Delaware Alumni Association (from inception to 2015)
  • Fluent in Greek and active in the local Greek community

William A. Parady, Esq.

Attorney

In Memorium:

After 33 years of practice and nearly 30 years as a founding partner of the firm, Bill passed away in July 2019. Bill's legacy is one of integrity, fairness, and generosity to all those he helped and served. Clients of Bill Parady seeking information on a past probate, estate planning, or business law matter, please contact us at 954-728-9799 or info@parziklaw.com.

Admissions & Certifications:

  • Member in good standing of the Florida Bar (Admitted 1986, to July 2019)
  • US Courts for the Southern District of Florida
  • Notary Public, Florida

Education:

  • Juris Doctor with Honors, University of Florida School of Law, 1986
  • B.S. Accounting, University of Florida, 1981

Practice Areas:

  • Estate planning, including the preparation of wills, trusts, living wills, powers of attorney, and health care surrogate documents
  • Probate and Trust Administration
  • Tax Planning, including like kind exchange, estate and gift tax, and capital transaction planning
  • Business entity selection and formation, including shareholder and partnership agreements and employment contracts
  • Commercial transactions, including the purchase and sale of businesses, and secured transactions
  • Business contracts and transactions
  • Debtor and Creditor transactions, including workouts and debt reorganization

Accomplishments & Community Involvement:

  • Former CPA and tax accountant
  • Executive Council of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar
  • Marathon runner, triathlete and Ironman

John D. Parady, Esq.

Attorney

jparady@parziklaw.com

Admissions & Certifications:

  • Member in good standing of the Florida Bar, Admitted 2017
  • Member in good standing of the New York Bar, Admitted 2019
  • Licensed Real Estate Sales Associate, Florida

Education:

  • Juris Doctor with Honors, Florida Coastal School of Law, 2017
  • B.S. Business Administration, University of Florida, 2013

Accomplishments:

  • Interned for Judge Vincent F. Papalia, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, Newark
  • Interned for Justice Peggy A. Quince, Supreme Court of Florida, Tallahassee
  • Inducted into Florida Blue Key

Community Involvement:

  • Member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar
  • Member of the New York City Bar Association

Valentina Prieto, FRP

Paralegal

vprieto@parziklaw.com

Certifications:

  • Florida Bar Registered Paralegal
  • Notary Public, Florida

Education:

  • Berkeley College
  • Traphagen School of Fashion

Community Involvement:

  • Member, The Fund, Broward Paralegal Affiliate Council
  • Fluent in Spanish

Jamie Eyler

Legal Assistant

jeyler@parziklaw.com

Education:

  • University of Central Florida, 2010

Certifications:

  • Notary Public, Florida

CONTACT US:

Phone: 954-728-9799

Fax: 954-728-9722

307 SE 14th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

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