Appeals

The firm handles the majority of its own appeals.  Our lawyers have appeared before Florida's District Courts of Appeal, the Supreme Court of Florida and in the federal appellate courts, including the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals.  Our lawyers enjoy and take pride in their appellate writing and have achieved great results before the appellate courts.  Our lawyers bring the same confident courtroom presence which has been so successful before the lower courts, to its oral arguments before the various appellate panels.  Cases in which the firm has prevailed on appeal include the following:

  • A.G. Gladstone – Significant verdict affirmed in action arising out of breach of joint venture agreement entered into for purposes of multimillion dollar condo conversion of Miami Beach hotel.  (Third Dist. Case No. 3D 04-781)

  • Robobar – Defense verdict affirmed in multimillion dollar breach of contract and related civil tort action brought by a manufacturer of in-room bars against international hotel corporation.  (Third Dist. Case No. 3D03-1641)

  • Penabad – Summary Judgment affirmed in case of fraud arising from ownership and operation of the Betsy Ross Hotel on Miami Beach. (Third Dist. Case No. 3D08-1337, consolid. 3D08-1116)

  • Emp – Quashed trial court order, by certiorari, denying lis pendens bonds on South Florida properties collectively valued in excess of $50 million dollars. (Third Dist. Case No. 3D09-3183)

  • Bone & Joint – Secured final judgment on appeal in favor of three companies, including large publicly traded entity in a complex commercial case where claimant sought millions of dollars in damages, including punitive damages, for the alleged denial of valuable tag along rights from the sale of proceeds of an asset purchase agreement.  (Third Dist. Case No. 3D12-82 (Consolidated with 3D12-52))

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