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A. J. Varkas, Esq.

At Silverman Theologou, Mr. Varkas delivers comprehensive legal services to our credit union clients in Florida. His expertise centers on negotiating, resolving and collecting consumer debt through filing and litigating claims across Florida to secure due payments. With over a decade of experience in business litigation, Mr. Varkas is well-versed in Florida HOA/COA law, landlord-tenant disputes, real estate litigation and business torts, managing cases from their inception through discovery, trial and appeal.

Prior to joining Silverman Theologou, Mr. Varkas was an Associate at Sweetapple, Broeker & Varkas, PL. He honed his litigation skills under the mentorship of his father and Robert A. Sweetapple, Esq., a board-certified business litigation and trial attorney with over 35 years of experience.

Mr. Varkas earned his Bachelor of Arts in Latin-American Studies from Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas, in May 2003. He graduated from St. Thomas University School of Law in May 2010, completing his studies a semester early and achieving Dean’s List Honors in his final semester. During law school, he interned at the Broward County State Attorney’s Office in the Homicide and Appellate Divisions.

He is licensed to practice in the State of Florida, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Currently, Mr. Varkas is a member of the Broward County Bar Association and is working towards his board certification in business litigation.

Our Law Offices

Washington, DC
Metro Office

11200 Rockville Pike
Suite 520
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Tel (301) 468-4990
Fax (301) 468-0215

Virginia Office

9097 Atlee Station Road
Suite 218
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Tel (804) 381-4616
Fax (804) 381-4641

California Office

11835 West Olympic Boulevard
Suite 855E
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Tel (213) 226-6922
Fax (213) 226-6964

Florida Office*

300 Southeast 2nd Street
Suite 600
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Tel (954) 368-0323
Fax (954) 626-8146


*Gary Silverman, Esq. and Milt Theologou, Esq. are not licensed in Florida.