Cody & Linde, PLLC.

Cody & Linde, PLLC.

If You Need Help With An Elder Law Or Wills, Trust And Estates Issue Call Us Today At 239-939-7100!

Firm Overview

Whether you are looking for assistance with estate planning or need help with probate, trust or guardianship administration or litigation, attorneys at Cody & Linde, PLLC desire to assist you in achieving your goals. We regularly handle cases involving:

-Business/Corporate administration and litigation
-Elder Law (ICP Medicaid) planning
-Estate and disability planning
-Estate tax (Form 706) returns
-Federal trust and estate tax planning, audits and litigation
-Fiduciary litigation
-Incapacity and guardianship administration and litigation
-Probate and estate administration
-Probate litigation and will contests
-Trust administration
-Trust contests and trust litigation

Cody & Linde, PLLC is a professional limited liability company organized and operated under Florida law. We have two offices. Our main office is in Fort Myers, Florida at 12693 New Brittany Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907. Our new office is at the Linde Professional Building at 2900 14th Street North, Naples, FL 34103 (by appointment only until January 2019). The Manager of the Company is Matthew A. Linde, a Florida Bar Board Certified attorney, and an expert in Wills, Trusts and Estates and Elder law.

Main Office

Main Office
12693 New Brittany Boulevard, Suite A
Fort Myers FL 33907


(239) 939-7100

Estate Planning


Matthew A. Linde, Manager

Cody & Linde, PLLC.

Matthew A. Linde is one of only 12 of over 87,500 practicing Florida lawyers who have attained board certification by the Florida Bar in Elder Law and in Wills, Trusts and Estates and is the only lawyer in Southwest Florida (i.e., south of Clearwater) who has attained this status. Certification is the Florida Bar's highest evaluation of an attorney's competency, experience and professionalism in the areas of law approved for specialization. If you have a legal problem do you need an expert in Elder Law or Wills, Trusts and Estates? If so you can take comfort knowing that Matthew A. Linde has been evaluated for professionalism and tested for expertise!

Robin D. Merriman, II

Cody & Linde, PLLC.

Robin D. Merriman II was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and graduated Valedictorian from Harrodsburg High School in Harrodsburg, Kentucky. In 2010, he graduated from the University of Louisville with a double-major in Philosophy and Humanities, and a minor in Religious Studies. Mr. Merriman was awarded the Richard Campbell Smith Award, which is given to the most outstanding graduating Philosophy major at the University of Louisville. While at the University of Louisville, he was also the President of the Sigma Chi Sigma Chapter of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity.

In the fall of 2010, Mr. Merriman moved to Miami, Florida, to attend law school at the University of Miami. He graduated from the University of Miami School of Law in the spring of 2013, magna cum laude, and is a member of the Order of the Coif. Mr. Merriman is also a member of the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels.