Town Attorney

Mission

The Office of the Town Attorney is dedicated to the delivery of the highest quality legal services to the Town of Davie. We are ready and available for consultations, problem-solving, contract review, contract preparation, legal opinions, meetings on or offsite, litigation, and other legal needs of the members of Town Council, Administration and all Town Departments.

Responsibilities

The Office of the Town of Attorney provides full service in-house municipal legal advice to the Town Council, the Town Advisory Boards, and Town Staff.  The Office of the Town Attorney is not authorized to provide legal advice or represent Town residents in private legal matters.

About the Staff

Allan T. Weinthal, Esq.

Mr. Weinthal serves as the Town Attorney for the Town of Davie.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Florida and his Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern School of Law.  He has been with the Town since 2015.

Philip Sherwin, Esq.

Mr. Sherwin serves as the Assistant Town Attorney for the Town of Davie. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Miami and his Juris Doctor Degree from Northern Illinois University College of Law. He is a Supreme Court, Dispute Resolution Center, Circuit Civil Court Mediator.

Luis R. Arvelo

Mr. Arvelo serves as the general Paralegal for the Office of the Town Attorney. He received his Bachelor of Applied Science degree from Miami-Dade College and his Paralegal Certificate from the University of Miami. Mr. Arvelo is currently attending the Florida International University where he is expected to receive his Master’s degree by December 2022. Mr. Arvelo has been with the Town since 2020.


  1. Allan Weinthal

    Town Attorney
    Phone: 954-797-1140

  2. Philip Sherwin

    Assistant Town Attorney
    Phone: 954-797-1101