Lawyer faces first-degree murder charge after body found at office building in Boca Raton

Brandon Labiner, who had license to practice law suspended in April, arrested hours after body found in building where father worked

Boca Raton attorney is facing a first-degree murder charge after a body was found Saturday in a Boca Raton office building where his father also worked as an attorney.

Boca Raton police spokeswoman Jessica Desir would not confirm the name of the victim. Also, the manner of death was not given.

Brandon Labiner, 34, of Boca Raton, was booked into the main Palm Beach County jail on an out-of-county warrant at 8:59 a.m. Sunday. Later that day, a first-degree murder charge was added. His first court appearance was scheduled for Monday morning.

His father is Paul Labiner, 68, who has a law office at 5499 N. Federal Highway, where a man’s body was found at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday. The Monterey, which includes various business tenants, is located at that address. Labiner is a trust and estates attorney and has been a managing partner at his firm since 1990.