Attorney Profile

Lachezar Vanchev

Lachezar Vanchev, Esq. is the principal lawyer at Southern Law Center, P.L., representing diverse group of clients focusing mainly on immigration, debtor-creditor, real property, family and criminal law.

The nature and type of cases that Mr. Vanchev has worked on ranges from small contractual disputes to representation of banks in thousands of mortgage foreclosure actions.

Lachezar Vanchev practiced law in Europe from 1997 to 2000, where he gained experience and an excellent reputation in his capacities as an Investigative Judge and a Law Clerk.

He moved to the United States as a Permanent Resident in 2000. From 2003 to 2006 he attended the University of Miami School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor degree.

In 2007 Lachezar began his legal career in the United States working on electronic discovery in complex, document intensive business, tort and antitrust litigation. He participated in projects involving delivery of documents to the Federal Trade Commission for pending mergers between large corporations.

In the same year he started practicing as an immigration attorney. This is an area of law that has been described as “second only to the Internal Revenue Code in complexity.”1

In 2008 he gained experience as a real estate attorney as he represented one of the largest loan servicing companies in the U.S. in real property litigation and alternative dispute resolution.

In 2009 he managed a caseload of more than 2500 cases representing clients at court hearings throughout Florida focusing on mortgage foreclosure law, and real property litigation.

He currently handles litigation in Florida state courts, Immigration Courts, Board of Immigration Appeals, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida and United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. He is also licensed to practice before the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of Florida and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida.

Lachezar speaks fluently Bulgarian, Russian and Macedonian and is avid alpine skier, swimmer, soccer and tennis player.

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