Eric P. Feichthaler

Eric P. Feichthaler

Cape Coral, Florida

Eric P. Feichthaler has lived in Cape Coral since 1987 and graduated from Mariner High School in Cape Coral. After completing law school at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., he returned to Southwest Florida to practice law and raise a family. Mr. Feichthaler served as Mayor of Cape Coral from 2005-2008, and continues his service to the community through his involvement with several charitable boards, including Cape Coral Caring Center, the City of Cape Coral Charter School Foundation and the Cape Coral Historical Museum.

Eric writes a column in the Cape Coral Breeze newspaper, providing practical information on a wide range of topics involving Cape Coral real estate.

Eric has been married to his wife, Mary, for 17 years, and they have four children together. Mr. Feichthaler earned his board certification in Real Estate Law from the Florida Bar. He is also a Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Closings and Title Insurance
  • Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
  • Local Government Law-Zoning, Code Enforcement, Tax Matters
  • Tax Law
  • Business Formation, Including S Corporations and LLC's
  • Contracts, Leases, and Disputes

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
  • Board Certified in Real Estate Law, Florida Bar

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • New York University School of Law, New York, New York
    • LL.M. in Taxation - 2001
  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. - 1997
    • Law Journal: The Georgetown Journal on Fighting Poverty
    • Law Digest: Georgetown Law Weekly, Staff Writer
  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida - 1994
    • Honors: With High Honors
    • Major: Economics
  • University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: Omicron Delta Kappa
    • Honors: Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honor Society)
    • Honors: Dean's List / Provost's Honor Roll
    • Honors: Florida Academic Scholar
    • Major: Economics
    • Minor: Political Science and Business Administration

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated in Legal Ability 2015 - Present
  • AV Preeminent Rated in Ethical Standards 2015 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar, Member, Real Property, Probate, & Trust Law Section
  • Leadership Lee County, Spring Class 2008
  • Leadership Cape Coral, Class of 2004

Past Employment Positions

  • Eric P. Feichthaler, P.A., Attorney and Certified Circuit Civil Mediator
  • Adams, Feichthaler & Brinson, Of Counsel
  • Hodges University, Adjunct Professor, Corporate Taxation
  • Smoot Adams Edwards & Brinson, P.A., Associate Attorney
  • City of Cape Coral, Florida, Mayor, 2005 - 2008

Pro Bono Activities

  • Cape Coral Caring Center
  • The Cape Coral Historical Museum
  • City of Cape Coral Charter School Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Harney Point - Cape Coral Kiwanis Club, President, 2012 - 2013
  • Harney Point Kiwanis Kidsfest, Organizer, 2012 - 2015
  • Cape Coral Kiwanis Club, Member
  • Lee County Metropolitan Planning Organization, Chairman, 2006, Member, 2005 - 2008
  • Florida League of Mayors, Member of Founding Board of Directors, 2006 - 2008