Vickie Alvarez has practiced law in the taxation and business areas her entire legal career. In private law practice, Vickie's experience has ranged from sophisticated estate and asset protection planning to general business and tax representation of all types of entities.
Vickie received her Master of Laws in Taxation in 1985 and her Juris Doctor in 1981 from the University of Florida. She received her Master of Science in Accounting (summa cum laude) in 1979 and her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting (magna cum laude) in 1978 from the University of Miami. She became a Certified Public Accountant in 1979.
Vickie is a member of the Tax Section and the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar. She participates and has served in several leadership positions in various local professional organizations, including the Tampa Bay Estate Planning Council, the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Hispanic Professional Women's Association and the Humane Society of Tampa Bay. She has also participated in leadership positions in several community organizations, including Francis House, Inc., a respite day center for people with AIDS, and on the Advisory Board of Women in Film/Central Florida,Inc.
Vickie's practice is concentrated in the areas of personal tax, estate and asset protection planning, probate, and general corporate and business formation, operations and taxation.
Admitted to Tax Court 1986, United States District Court 1982, Middle District Florida 1982, Florida Bar 1982, Certified Public Accountant 1979.
President Ex-Officio 1991-92, President 1990-91, President-Elect 1989-90, Treasurer 1988-89, 1987-88 Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers.
Admitted:1982, Florida and U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1986, U.S. Tax Court
Law School: University of Florida, J.D
Member: The Florida Bar (Member, Tax and Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Sections); Hillsborough County Bar Association.
Biography: Certified Public Accountant, Florida, 1979. Florida Civil Law Notary, 2010.
Born:Havana, Cuba, 1957
Languages: English and Spanish