Carmen A. Hellman was born and raised in Miami, Florida.  She has been practicing law for over 23 years.  For the past 14 years, she has focused her practice on assisting clients in planning and protecting their assets during and after life with an emphasis on preparation of wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney, corporate creation and structuring, and pre and post nuptial agreements.  Her unique approach to the prompt resolution of present conflict and the minization of future conlfict is the result of her vast experience as a trial attorney having served as lead counsel in both state and federal courts throughout the State of Florida for over 23 years as well as handling arbitrations and mediations.  


Her peers have recognized her as a “Top Lawyer” in the South Florida Legal Guide (2008-2018). She was also listed in the July 2010 edition of Florida Trend magazine’s “Legal Elite” in the area of Civil Trial.   

Carmen Alpizar Hellman


Bar Admissions

Florida, 1996


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court

  Middle District of Florida, 1998

U.S. District Court,

  Southern District of Florida, 2005



Florida Supreme Court Certified   Mediator (Circuit Civil, 2011)



The Florida Bar

  (Alternative Dispute Resolution

  Section, Family Law Section, and

  Real Property and Probate Section)

Dade County Bar Association

  (ADR Mediation and Probate and

  Guardianship Sections)

Cuban American Bar Association

Florida Association of Women Lawyers



Fluent in Spanish


Carmen Alpizar Hellman, P.A.

estate planning * probate * guardianship


Stetson University College of Law

St. Petersburg, FL, Juris Doctor, 1996


University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

Bachelor of Arts, 1993