Commercial litigator sells for $1.9M in Unincorporated Northeast Palm Beach

Robert G. Haile, Jr. and his wife, Cornelia, sold a four-bedroom, three bath home at 763 Turtle Beach Road in Unincorporated Northeast Palm Beach to Mark R. Odeen for $1.9 million on June 25.

The Hailes bought the home for $925,000 in Jan. 1990. The 4,367-square-foot house, which is in the Old Port Village development, was built in 1978.

Mr. Haile is a partner at the law firm Haile, Shaw & Pfaffenberger in North Palm Beach. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, divorce, securities litigation, and trusts and estates.

Previously, he was a partner of the New York law firm Schulte, Roth & Zabel. He also worked for White & Case on at Wall Street.

He received his J.D. from Fordham University in 1972 and his bachelor's from Dartmouth in '66.

Home sales in Unincorporated Northeast Palm Beach are down 23 percent in 2008 versus sales in 2007. The median sale price has also dropped from $345,000 to $265,000 so far this year.

Address: 763 Turtle Beach Road
Buyer(s): Mark R Odeen
Seller(s): Robert G Haile Jr and Cornelia B Haile
Sale date: Jun. 25, 2008