Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Serena A. Witter

Serena, Partner at Robert Allen Law, is a trial lawyer who represents corporate and individual plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels.

Practice Areas

  • Yacht Law Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Creditor’s Rights


  • Yacht Law Litigation:  Serena is experienced in a broad range of yacht-related litigation, representing yacht owners, brokers and maritime service providers in the following areas:
    • Dealer/Builder Conflicts
    • Broker Commission Claims
    • Breach of Purchase and Sale Agreements
    • Yacht Arrests
    • Yacht and Maritime Insurance Disputes
    • Yacht Charter Disputes
    • Yacht and Maritime Contract Disputes
  • Commercial Litigation:  Serena has attained extensive experience litigating a broad range of complex commercial matters including:
    • Contract Disputes
    • Commission Disputes
    • Corporate Governance Disputes
    • Commercial Lending Disputes


  • University of Miami School of Law (J.D. 2007), cum laude
    • Dean’s Fellow – Academic Achievement Program Writing Center
    • Clinical Intern – Center for Ethics and Public Service, Children and Youth Law Clinic
    • Certified Legal Intern – Miami-Dade Public Defender, Juvenile Court Division
    • Judicial Clerk – Honorable Thomas “Tam” Wilson, Jr., 11th Judicial Circuit in and for Miami-Dade County.
    • Scholarship Recipient – Kozyak Tropin & Throckmorton Litigation Skills Scholarship
  • Stanford University (B.S. 2002)
    • Major in Science, Technology & Society, with dual concentrations in mathematics and chemistry, departmental honors

Professional Organizations

  • The Florida Bar
  • Caribbean Bar Association
    • Vice President (2017-2018)
    • Board Member (2015-2016)
  • Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. Bar Association
  • Gwen S. Cherry Black Women Lawyers Association
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Marine Industries Association of South Florida
  • The Marine Council

Contact Us

Robert Allen Law has offices in The Four Seasons Office Tower in the heart of the Miami financial district and in Palm Beach, Florida.

(p) 305.372.3300 (f) 305.379.7018
For yacht-specific inquiries, please contact us at