Michael Vandormael is a bilingual (English/French) attorney in Miami Florida. Michael was born in Belgium and lived in Toulouse, France until he moved to the United States to pursue his passion for competitive golf at the IMG Leadbetter Golf Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Michael began his upper level studies at Eckerd College in Saint Petersburg, Florida where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Management while playing for the Eckerd College Intervarsity Golf Team. Michael received his law degree from the Shepard Broad Law Center at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. After graduating from law school, Michael obtained a LL.M. in Taxation at the University of Miami School of Law.
Michael represents U.S. and non-U.S. high net worth individuals and their families on various domestic and international tax matters. Prior to joining Barbosa Legal, Michael was a tax associate for a boutique international tax firm in Miami, Florida, where he gained valuable experience in international taxation, estate and trust planning, business, and tax controversy matters.
Barbosa Legal is a boutique international law firm located on the historic Lincoln Road in the heart of Miami Beach, Florida. The primary focus of the firm is to aid international citizens that desire to invest in the United States, specifically navigating the complexities of the United States tax codes and how they interact with international laws.
The Barbosa Legal team has ample experience negotiating, drafting, and enforcing all transaction documents and agreement. They assist with planning for future tax implications, creating enforceable transaction contracts, explaining economic conditions and currencies, and the ability to register businesses in multiple countries.