Traffic ticket defense lawyer sells in Davie

Jason A. Diamond and his wife, Rhonda, sold their home at 15617 SW 20th St. in Davie for $709,500 to Lee J. Kaplan and Maria Solanet on July 8.

The Diamonds paid $632,500 for the home in Jan. 2003. The house was built in 2001.

Mr. Diamond is an attorney who specializes in all cases of criminal defense, including traffic-related issues and personal injury. His firm, The Traffic Ticket Team, has offices in Hollywood, Plantation, Margate, Miami-Dade, Palm Beach and Davie.

He also serves as an adjunct law professor at Broward Community College and Barry University in Miami.

He's previously worked for a number of South Florida firms as well an in the Broward County public defender's office. He earned his J.D. from the Nova Southeastern School of Law and his bachelor's from the University of Florida.

Home sales in Davie have dropped 48.1 percent thus far in 2008. The median sale price, however, has risen from $259,000 in 2007 to $272,000 so far this year.

Address: 15617 Southwest 20th Street
Buyer(s): Philip J Doherty and Diane M Doherty
Seller(s): Lennar Homes Inc
Sale date: Jan. 17, 2001