Mr. Basit specializes in the field of family law (including divorce, high-net worth divorce, time-sharing disputes, and domestic violence).
Prior to becoming a partner at Lyons, Snyder & Collin, Mr. Basit was an associate at Lyons, Snyder Collin for 3 years. Mr. Basit also worked as a prosecutor at the Collier County State Attorney’s Office and later the Broward County State Attorney’s Office.
During his time at the State Attorney’s Office, Mr. Basit tried dozens of cases and argued hundreds of motions.
At Lyons, Snyder & Collin, Mr. Basit has handled hundreds of divorces and family law related matters, including high-net worth divorces of doctors, lawyers, CEOs, CFOs, accountants, financial advisors, sports professionals and principals.
Mr. Basit grew up in Miami Lakes, FL. and currently lives in Pembroke Pines, FL with his wife Kathlene and children Anthony, Liam and Brayden.
Member: Florida Bar, 2012
Miami College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 2012 (Cum Laude)
University of South Florida, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, 2008 (Magna Cum Laude)
AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale Hubbell
Super Lawyer – Up and Comer, Super Lawyers Magazine (2020)
Collier County Assistant State Attorney (2013-2015)
Broward County Assistant State Attorney (2015-2016)
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