Town Attorney

Department Description

The Office of the Town Attorney was founded in 2013. The office is comprised of two full time attorneys. 

Elizabeth M. LoConte, Esq.

Ms. LoConte is the Town Attorney for the Town of Davie.  She earned her J.D. degree from Cornell Law School and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Florida.  Previously, Ms. LoConte worked in the legal departments of the County of Volusia and the City of West Palm Beach, and as in house counsel for designer Valentino in Rome.  She also served as a public official for the Town of Palm Beach (Planning and Zoning and Landmarks), and on the Florida Bar’s Professional Ethics Committee. 

Allan T. Weinthal, Esq.

Mr. Weinthal serves as an Attorney for the Town of Davie. Mr. Weinthal graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2011. He achieved his Bachelor of Science majoring in Legal Studies and minoring in Criminal Justice. Mr. Weinthal graduated from Nova Southeastern School of Law in 2015. Mr. Weinthal began working for the Town in October of 2015. 

Responsibilities

The Office of the Town Attorney provides in-house legal counsel for the Town of Davie. We work with every department, every Town Board, every Town Committee, and the Town Council to ensure legal compliance. Additionally, we draft and/or review all contracts, legal documents, resolutions, and ordinances. We perform legal research and legal opinions as required. The office represents the Town in civil actions, civil proceedings, and municipal ordinance prosecutions.  

  1. Elizabeth M. LoConte

    Town Attorney
    Phone: 954-797-1101

  2. Allan Weinthal

    Attorney
    Phone: 954-797-1140