The attorneys at Bauer and Associates are community-based lawyers that have a philosophy of providing high-quality legal services to their clients on a timely basis and at a reasonable cost. The firm strives to provide personal service to individual and business clientele in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate, Wills and Trusts, Real Estate, Business Law, and other legal areas in Volusia County.
Born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1960, Kirk T. Bauer began the practice of law in 1985 and established the law firm of Bauer and Associates in 1992.
Mr. Bauer concentrates his practice in business law, real property law, estate planning and probate matters. He represents individuals, public and private corporations, buyers and sellers, non-profit groups, and home owners' association boards. Mr. Bauer attended Stetson University and Stetson University College of Law.
He is a member of the Volusia County Bar Association (Past President) and Florida Bar and the American Bar. He is licensed to practice in all Florida State Courts. Mr. Bauer has also served on the Statewide Nominating Committee for Workers Compensation Judges, 7th Judicial Circuit Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Volusia County Law Library Board, Volusia County Sheriff’s Youth Foundation, local municipality committees, homeowners’ association boards, bank boards, and many other volunteer positions.
Mr. Bauer has practiced law in DeLand, Florida since 1985. He and his wife have four children and seven grandchildren. Mr. Bauer has resided in DeLand for over 30 years, is an instrument-rated pilot, and is active in his church and various community events and activities.
Thomas S. Hill was born in DeLand, FL. After graduating from Father Lopez High school, he moved to Fort Myers, FL where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Legal studies from Florida Gulf Coast University. Upon his graduation from FGCU, he moved to Jacksonville, and attended Florida Coastal School of Law. At law school, Mr. Hill focused on real estate and transactional law, and worked in the school’s mediation and business law clinic. Mr. Hill graduated, with honors, from Florida Coastal School of Law and was admitted to the Florida Bar. He now resides in New Smyrna Beach with his wife.
Attorney Hill has always been very involved in the local real estate market through his experience working with his family’s real estate company located in Orange City, Florida. He continues to participate in the family business.
Mr. Hill is a member of the Florida Bar Association and Volusia County Bar Association, and is licensed to practice in all Florida state courts. His primary areas of practice include real estate matters, homeowners' association law and litigation.
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