Integrity Counsel, P.A.
Integrity Counsel, P.A. is Boca Raton’s full-service business and real estate law firm. The firm handles commercial and real estate transactions and litigation. Its founding partners, Jeffrey Bovarnick and Michael Liss, bring over 55 years of experience to their clients. INTEGRITY is the best way to describe the firm’s commitment to its clients. The firm’s actions are transparent and consistent with their words. The firm provides honest and impeccable service.
Michael J. Liss
Michael J. Liss has been a trial lawyer for over 25 years. He has tried dozens of cases to jury verdict and many of those trials have involved complex issues of proof and law, as well as large sums of money. However, solving problems is Mike’s passion. “Point A to Point B, with less time, drama and money than other lawyers” is his pledge to clients. Business and property ownership in Florida are full of pitfalls and disputes. That’s where Mike helps his clients navigate difficult waters. Mike is also a published author, who created the Florida homeowner’s association content for Lexis-Nexis®.
He graduated from Queens College, attended the University of Dayton School of Law, and practiced in Ohio for the first decade of his career. Mike has resided in Boca Raton since 2003. He raised his two children as a single parent and is now married to Cheryl Van Hare, PA.
As one who lives in service of others, Michael Liss is the president of his HOA, the president and founder of the Downtown Business Alliance of Boca Raton, a Boca Raton Bowl Community Captain, a life-long advocate and volunteer for the homeless, and he continues his involvement in numerous charitable organizations and events.
Jeffrey S. Bovarnick
Jeffrey S. Bovarnick brings extensive legal experience to clients and the firm. His work includes representing real estate developers, property owners, lenders, and commercial tenants in connection with purchasing, selling, financing, permitting, construction, title, leasing, and workouts. He has counseled and advised numerous start-up companies, businesses that are expanding, and ones which require restructuring. Mr. Bovarnick has drafted, reviewed, and negotiated countless contracts including letters of intent, offers, contracts, commercial leases, asset purchase agreements, and loan documents. In addition, he litigates business and real estate matters in state court and in federal courts. He is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts and in Florida with offices in Boca Raton, FL, and in Needham, MA.
Jeffrey S. Bovarnick received a BSBA from Boston University School of Management in 1984 and his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law in 1987. He provides pro bono services to those in need and he gives of his time and money to various charities including the Federation of South Palm Beach County, JAFCO, Eat Better Live Better, the Boca Raton Rotary Club, Boca Helping Hands, the Boating and Beach Bash, and West Boca Basketball. Mr. Bovarnick creates events and raises money for cancer and diabetes research through Kess Creates, Inc.; which is a Florida non-profit corporation that he created.
INTEGRITY is the best way to describe the firm’s commitment to its clients.