Born in Hudson, New York, Mr. Rajtar moved to Florida in 1995 to attend the University of Miami School of Law. He has been a resident of Hollywood, Florida since 2001.
Mr. Rajtar attended the State University of New York at Buffalo from 1991 to 1992. In 1992, he transferred to the State University of New York at Albany where he earned his degree in 1995 with a double major in Psychology and Political Science. Mr. Rajtar excelled academically at both universities by making the Dean’s List of Distinguished Students.
In 1998, Mr. Rajtar earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law where he also was a member of the Entertainment and Sports Law Society. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1998. He is also a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section. Mr. Rajtar is a member of the Florida Bar Construction Law Committee. He was admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States of America in 2005, the United States District Court Southern District of Florida in 1999, the United States District Court Middle District of Florida in 2006, the United States District Court Northern District of Florida in 2004 and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in 2004.
Mr. Rajtar joined Glazer & Associates, P.A. as the Administrative Attorney for the firm in 1998. He remained with the firm until 2005, practicing in the areas of association law, commercial litigation, real estate law, construction law, landlord/tenant, collections and bankruptcy.
In 2005, he joined Kahane & Associates, P.A. as an Associate Attorney practicing association law, commercial litigation and foreclosures. He left Kahane & Associates, P.A. in 2007 and opened the firm, Rajtar & Associates, P.A. in Hollywood.
Founded in 2007 by Mr. Rajtar, Rajtar & Associates, P.A. is a full service commercial law firm with practice areas in condominium and homeowner associations, as well as practice areas in foreclosure, foreclosure and deficiency defense, mortgage modifications, short sales, real estate law, commercial litigation and transactions, landlord/tenant law and collections.
As a member of the South Broward Bar Association since 2008, he served on the Social Committee from 2010 thru 2013, the Board of Directors from 2009 thru 2010, as Secretary from 2011 thru 2012, Treasurer for 2012 thru 2013, and Vice President from 2013 thru 2014.
Mr. Rajtar is a very active member of the Broward County Bar Association where he has served on the Publicity Committee and the Social Committee, and is now serving on the Bench and Bar Committee. He was also a participant in the Broward County Bar Association Community Outreach Program in 2011 and the 2012 recipient of the President's Award.
Mr. Rajtar also served as the former Chair of the 1998 Class Reunion Committee for the University of Miami Alumni Association, of which he is also a member.
He is an active member of the West Broward Bar Association and served as the Inaugural President from 2011 thru 2012.
Also a member of the Florida Lawyers Network, he is currently the President of the Fort Lauderdale Chapter since 2012. He also served on the Executive Committee from 2010 thru 2011.
Mr. Rajtar was a member of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce from 2007 to 2009, the Hollywood Young Professionals Membership Chairperson from 2008 to 2009 and is a former member of the Dade County Bar, American Bar Association and the Aventura Marketing Council.
Mr. Rajtar currently focuses his practice areas into condominium and homeowner associations, foreclosure, foreclosure defense, mortgage modifications, short sales, real estate law, commercial litigation and transactions, landlord/tenant law and collections.