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
  • Notary Public, 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
  • 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)
  • 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

bparady@parziklaw.com

Admissions & Certifications:

  • Member in good standing of the Florida Bar, Admitted 1986
  • 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
  • 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
  • Traveled to all seven continents

Valentina Prieto, FRP

Paralegal

vprieto@parziklaw.com

Certifications:

  • Florida Bar 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

info@parziklaw.com

307 SE 14th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

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