Yasin Daneshfar

Attorney

ydaneshfar@bplegal.com
Professional Experience

Yasin Daneshfar is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Practice in the Fort Lauderdale office. He focuses his practice on commercial litigation involving complex business issues, including bankruptcy.

Yasin clerked for the Honorable James Lawrence King, Southern District of Florida. He was involved with the Investor Rights Clinic, where he represented investors in securities arbitration claims against their brokers before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. He was also a member of the Eleanor R. Cristol and Judge A. Jay Cristol Bankruptcy Pro Bono Assistance Clinic, where he represented low-income individuals in Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy cases. In law school, Yasin was a member of the Inter-American Law Review and the Charles C. Papy, Jr. Moot Court Board. As a moot court member, he was a semi-finalist at the E. Earle Zehmer National Moot Court Competition and the Fall 2011 C. Clyde Atkins Advanced Moot Court Competition.

Prior to the practice of law, Yasin taught English at a Miami-Dade County charter school, where he helped the school achieve an A in the Florida school grading system, and managed the electronic gradebook.

Honors

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
  • Golden Key International Honor Society

Memberships

  • American Bar Association Business Law Section and Young Lawyers Division
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Business Law Section of the Florida Bar
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
Bar Admissions
  • Florida
Education
  • Florida International University, MBA
  • University of Miami, J.D., magna cum laude
Languages
  • Persian
  • Azeri
  • Turkish