JAX Utilities Management, Inc. v. Hancock Bank, et. al., 1D14-664 (Fla. 2d DCA April 22, 2015). Represented lender in lender liability litigation. In a first impression ruling, the First District Court of Appeal held that Florida Statute section 737.3471 bars common law remedies for equitable lien and unjust enrichment against construction lenders.
Postnet Intern. Franchise Corp. v. R&B Central Enterprises, Inc., 2009 WL 453413 (M.D. Fla. Feb. 23, 2009). Represented creditor in collection action.
Class Action Litigation
Bowen v. Joy Luck, Inc., 2012-33068-CICI, 2013 WL 10449068 (Volusia County Circuit Court, 2013) – Represented Japanese Steakhouse in class action employment litigation involving Minimum Wage Amendment of the Florida Constitution at Article X, Section 24. There, the court held that the pre-suit notice requirement of Florida Statute section 488.110(6)(a) was not unconstitutional.
Addleman v. The Ryland Group, Inc., No. 11 181 01524 05 (American Arbitration Ass’n). Represented homebuilder in class action arbitration regarding alleged construction defects.
Virgilio v. The Ryland Group, Inc., No. 6:08-CV-815-ORL-31-GJK (M.D. Fla.). Represented homebuilder in class action litigation.
Designer’s Specialty Cabinet Company, Inc. v. Hunt Construction Group, Inc., Case No. 12-38823-CA-22 (Miami-Dade County Circuit Court, 2012). Represented construction manager in litigation involving construction of Miami Marlins new baseball stadium.
Phillips v. Cappo, Case No. 2010-CA-001688 (Walton County Circuit Court, 2010). Represented homeowner in construction defect litigation involving custom home.
Boettner v. KB Home, Case No. No. 2010-30591-CICI (Volusia County Circuit Court, 2010). Represented homebuilder in construction defect litigation.
Harper Mechanical, LLC v. Hunt Construction Group, Inc., et. al., 23 So. 3d 772 (Fla. 5th DCA Nov. 20, 2009). Represented construction manager in litigation involving construction of an over $500 million convention center.
McGuire v. The Ryland Group, Inc., 497 F. Supp. 2d 1356 (M.D. Fla. July 19, 2007). Represented homebuilder in litigation regarding alleged construction defects.
In re Seroquel Products Liability Litig., 601 F. Supp. 2d 1313 (M.D. Fla. Mar. 11, 2009). Represented pharmaceutical company in multi-district litigation.