Top 30 Matrimonial and Family Law
618 E South St Ste 110
Orlando, FL 32801-2955
John W. Foster is a graduate of Rollins College, earning his BA there and later going on to earning his J.D., at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. For more than 33 years, Mr. Foster has handled litigation, trials, and appeals in state and federal courts. His practice includes emphasis on marital and family law cases, as well as substantial experience in the litigation, trials, and appeals of commercial and construction matters.Mr. Foster is actively involved in the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar Association, for which he serves on the Executive Council and Legislation Committee, co-chairs the Parentage Committee, and is former chair of the Equitable Distribution Committee.
John is ranked by Chambers USA and has been named as a Florida "Legal Elite" for Marital and Family law by Florida Trend, as a Florida "Super Lawyer," as one of Orlando's Best Lawyers by Orlando Magazine, and as a top lawyer by the Orlando Home and Leisure Magazine.Handled numerous marital and family law cases through trials and appeals dealing with issues such as dissolution of marriage, equitable distribution of marital assets and liabilities, alimony, parenting issues, timesharing or custody issues, child support, paternity, the enforceability of prenuptial agreements, and other family law or marital issues, including the representation of business entities named as parties in marital dissolution actions. Defended professional sports teams against antitrust and tortious interference claims. Served as lead counsel for major theme park in case involving design and fabrication of client's fleet of 12 high-capacity monorail trains. Served as lead counsel in federal cases involving Florida's Control Share Acquisition (or Anti-takeover Act).
John W. Foster has been on the Board of Directors to Turning Point Central Florida, Youth Ministry Institute, Board of Directors and United Methodist Church Board of Trustees. He is a long time resident of Central Florida and continues to be very active in the community.