Administrative Hearings, State and Federal: DEA, FDA, Medicare, Department of Health, AHCA, Board of Medicine, Board of Nursing, Board of Pharmacy--Attorneys of The Health Law Firm are available statewide to represent physicians, nurses and health care providers at formal and informal hearings and in appeals of agency actions. Referral fees paid iaw Bar rules. Phone: George F. Indest III, 407-331-6620, Fax:407- 331-3030, www.TheHealthLawFirm.com
APPEALS AND POST CONVICTION
Steven Wisotsky--Four decades’ experience civil and criminal appeals, extraordinary writs, Rule 3.850 motions and federal habeas corpus petitions. America’s Top 100 (S. Fla.) Attorneys Lifetime Achievement Award (2017). Florida SuperLawyers (Appeals) 2002-08. Former tenured law professor. Author, appellate practice treatise. Admitted FSC, U.S. SCT; 4th, 5th & 11th Circuits. The ReyesLaw Firm, P.A., One Alhambra Plaza, Suite 1130, Coral Gables, FL. 33134. 305-403-2272. Cell: 305-322-5487.
Donna Greenspan Solomon, Esq., Solomon Appeals, Mediation & Arbitration, AV Preeminent-rated, Board Certified in Appellate and Business Litigation. Former Fourth DCA law clerk to Justice Barbara J. Pariente. Former CPA with MBA in finance. Final and interlocutory appeals, extraordinary writs, post-trial and post-judgment motions. State and federal appeals. Available to co-counsel. For more information, see www.solomonappeals.com, call 561-910-0054, or email [email protected].
Nancy Wear -- 35+ years successful practice: State and federal criminal appeals and post-conviction; civil appeals and extraordinary writs (including county-to-circuit matters). Elegant litigation support: pre-and post-trial motion practice and consultation. All Florida courts, First, Second, 11th federal circuits. Telephone 305-984-5557.
Jason Helfant- Represented State of Florida-DHSMV in over 1,500 appellate cases. Specializing in administrative DUI, driver license suspension appeals. Appeals of all DHSMV orders. Also available for criminal, civil, and administrative appeals. Appeals of final and non-final orders, writs of certiorari, mandamus, and prohibition. Available to research, co-counsel, cover hearings and OA. All Florida courts. Flat fees. www.jhelfantlaw.com . Call 561-635-8772 or email [email protected].
ATTORNEY DISCIPLINE & BAR ADMISSION PROFESSIONAL LICENSING ETHICS OPINION++
Andrew S. Berman, AV-rated, listed in Best Lawyers in America and Florida Super Lawyers. Over 30 years experience defending Bar and other professional discipline cases and admissions (character/fitness), including a number of high-profile cases. Qualified as expert witness on legal ethics. Member and former Vice Chair, Professional Ethics Committee. Member Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (former board member). Andrew S. Berman, Young, Berman, Karpf & Gonzalez, P.A. (offices in Miami and Ft. Lauderdale) 305-377-2291; [email protected] .
Richard A. Greenberg, AV-rated lawyer, former disciplinary counsel for The Florida Bar with over 30 years experience in the field, is available for representation before grievance committees, before the Florida Board of Bar Examiners (representing applicants since 1990), in referee proceedings, and in any proceedings involving attorney discipline and Bar admission. Member of the national Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers, the Florida Assoc. of Bar Defense Lawyers, and The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee (1994-2003)(July 01, 2008-Present). Rumberger, Kirk and Caldwell, 101 North Monroe Street, Suite 120, Tallahassee 32301, phone 850- 222-6550, toll free 1-800-875-7524. [email protected]. Additional offices in Orlando, Miami and Tampa.
Joseph Corsmeier, AV-rated former Florida Bar Counsel (1990-1998), over 31 years of legal experience (over 26 years in this field), is available to represent lawyers statewide in Bar disciplinary matters, Board of Bar Examiners admission matters, all licensed professionals in disciplinary and admission proceedings before state agencies and boards, and expert opinion and testimony on ethics and malpractice issues. Joseph Corsmeier, Clearwater (office) 727-799-1688, [email protected].
David R. Ristoff, AV-rated former chief counsel for the Tampa office of The Florida Bar, Department of Lawyer Regulation (1984-June 2000), is available for representation of attorneys in admission and before grievance committees, referee proceedings, reinstatements, Florida Board of Bar Examiners, and appeals before the Supreme Court of Florida. David R. Ristoff, Williams, Ristoff, and Proper P.L.C., 10820 State Road 54, Suite 202, Trinity, phone 727-842-9758,[email protected].
Richard B. Marx, Esq. is an AV-rated trial lawyer and former member of the Board of Directors of FLA, Inc. He has more than 40 years trial experience in State and Federal Courts and more than 25 years experience representing lawyers in Florida Bar discipline cases and reinstatement proceedings for law students before the Florida Board of Bar Examiners in admission proceedings. Member, Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers, Florida Association of Bar Defense Lawyers. Richard B. Marx, Esq., 66 West Flagler Street, Suite 1205, Miami, Florida 33130. 305- 579-9060 ,www.richardbmarx.com
Henry Lee Paul, Former Bar Counsel (2005 – January 2012) with offices in Tampa and Fort Myers is available to represent attorneys statewide in disciplinary matters, contempt proceedings, legal malpractice, law firm departure and dissolution matters, and applicants before the Florida Board of Bar Examiners. Available to provide risk management and serve as an expert witness. AV-rated with 28 years experience in the field. Free consultation. Visit henryleepaul.com or email: [email protected].
Thomas D. Sommerville, AV-rated and Board Certified in Criminal Trial, is available to assist attorneys in grievance/ disciplinary matters before The Florida Bar, as well as applicants before the Florida Board of Bar Examiners at Investigative Hearing and Formal Hearing level. Law Office of Thomas D. Sommerville, 820 N. Thornton Ave. Orlando, FL 32803, 407-426-1204. [email protected].
D. Culver “Skip” Smith III, former member of The Florida Bar Board of Governors, former member and chairperson of The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee, former grievance committee chairperson, and past president of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, is available to represent lawyers in grievance and reinstatement matters and in disqualification and sanctions proceedings. Also available to represent applicants for admission to The Florida Bar, to provide expert-witness services, and to provide ethics audits and advice. More than 40 years of experience in the field. Member of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers and the Florida Association of Bar Defense Lawyers. Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. D. Culver Smith III, Culver Smith III, P.A., West Palm Beach, ofc 561-598-6800, cell 561-301-3800, [email protected].
Jeffrey S. Weiner. 44 years experience in discreetly and successfully representing fellow lawyers in contempt matters, and all disciplinary matters involving The Florida Bar: investigations, bar grievance committee negotiations and hearings, and proceedings before the Florida Supreme Court. Jeff also represents law students in all matters involving the Florida Board of Bar Examiners. He is a frequent presenter on legal ethics. Jeff is a former president of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and of the Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association. He is a Fellow of the American Board of Criminal Lawyers and a Board Certified Criminal Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy AV-Preeminent® rated and voted by his peers to Best Lawyers in America®, Florida Super Lawyers® and Florida Top Lawyers®. Jeffrey S. Weiner P.A., Miami 305-670-9919.
John A. (Jack) Weiss, AV Preeminent rated lawyer with more than 42 years of experience in the field of Professional Responsibility, is available to represent lawyers in all aspects of Bar disciplinary proceedings and in disqualification matters. Represents applicants before The Florida Board of Bar Examiners since 1983 and appears on behalf of applicants at both investigative and formal hearings. Recipient of the Charles W. Kettlewell Legal Ethics Advisor Award, and is a founder and past president of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers. [email protected] Rumberger, Kirk and Caldwell, 101 North Monroe Street, Suite 120, Tallahassee 32301, 1-800-875-7524. Additional offices in Orlando, Miami, and Tampa.
Patrick John McGinley, B.C.S. aggressively but discretely defends his fellow lawyers against Florida Bar grievances. Twenty years ago in law school, I clerked for former Florida Bar Executive Director Marshall Cassedy and his law partners defending judges and lawyers. Today I am Board Certified in Appellate Practice and an adjunct Professor at Barry Law School teaching Professional Responsibility. I can defend you, your license, and your reputation. Visit www.DefendingLawyers.com or call 407-681-2700.
Richard R. Robles, P.A.- For over twenty years, Richard Robles has provided representation for clients requiring assistance in bankruptcy. The firm has a unique perspective to service all of a client’s needs in filing bankruptcy, pursuing claims, pursuing and defending adversary proceedings in Chapters 7, 11, 12, 13, and 15. The firm services the entire State of Florida and Puerto Rico. Richard R. Robles, P.A., 905 Brickell Bay Drive, Suite 228, Miami, FL 33131; [email protected]; www.roblespa.com; (305) 755-9200.
DIMINSHED VALUE CLAIMS
Mario Tacher, Esq. and Tacher Law focus on pursuing insurance claims to recover the difference between vehicles’ pre and post-accident values. No matter how expertly repaired, vehicles with body and paint work are valued far less than without! The more expensive the vehicle, the larger the claim! Cases taken on contingency fee. Referral fees paid. 1999 SW 27th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33145. 305-644-2211, [email protected]
Attorneys Dell & Schaefer - Our disability income division, managed by Gregory Dell, represent claimants throughout all stages (i.e. applications, denials, appeals, litigation, and buy-outs) of a claim for individual or group (ERISA) long-term disability benefits. Gregory is the author of Westlaw’s Florida Disability Insurance Law Treatise, and has been recognized by Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers. Representing claimants throughout Florida and nationwide. Referral fees. 954-620-8318;www.diAttorney.com; [email protected]; Administrative office Hollywood. Join our Attorney Referral Network at www.diAttorney.com/referral.
Wintter & Associates, P.A. – focuses on all aspects of Guardianship Administration & Litigation. Nina Zuckerman Chepp leads her team to assist clients through the Guardianship process. Christopher Q. Wintter and his team focus on guardianship litigation assisting the court to determine the best interests of the ward and to recover financial losses from negligent or dishonest guardians or attorneys-in-fact. Our overall goal is to ensure that the incapacitated person is well-provided for, that the guardian fulfills all personal, financial, and legal duties and that the Guardianship Estate recovers the ward’s misappropriated assets. Please visit our website www.wintterlaw.com; Wintter & Associates, PA. 14 Rose Drive, Ft. Lauderdale ; 954-920-7014; Miami-Dade: 305-948-6788; By appointment only: 14 Rose Drive, Fort Lauderdale , 33316; 561-470-3448.
Board Certified Health Law Attorneys, and other attorneys available in Florida, Colorado, the District of Columbia, Louisiana, Texas and Virginia to consult, affiliate as co-counsel, or accept referrals representing physicians and other healthcare providers. Practice includes business, regulatory, and transactional matters and commercial, administrative, and professional litigation. Experienced in defending investigations, licensing cases, Medicare/Medicaid audits/investigations, credentialing/privileges cases, covenants-not-to-compete, and other health-related areas. Referral fees paid iaw Bar rules. George F. Indest III, Michael L. Smith &Carole Schriefer , The Health Law Firm, 1101 Douglas Avenue, Altamonte Springs 32714, 407-331-6620/850-439-1001. www.TheHealthLawFirm.com
Jeffrey N. Brauwerman, Florida Bar Board Certified Immigration and Nationality Lawyer, former U.S. immigration judge, and regional counsel and district counsel, U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Service, available for representation, consultation, and as an expert witness. AV-rated. Vice-chair, inaugural Immigration and Nationality Law Certification Committee. Brauwerman Law Firm named by US News and World Report as one of the Best Law Firms in America. Listed: “Florida Super Lawyers;” “The Best Lawyers in America;” “Martindale-Hubbell’s Register of Preeminent Lawyers.” Rated: 10.0 by Avvo.com. Miami Herald: Top Lawyers in South Florida. Office in Ft. Lauderdale. Shane, Shane & Brauwerman; Phone 305-758-1234 or 954-772-8782; Spanish and Hebrew spoken; email: [email protected] ; www.brauwermanlaw.com.
Eric G. Olsen, Esq., is accepting legal malpractice referrals or co-counsel arrangements throughout Florida and Texas. Law Offices of Eric G. Olsen, 734 NE Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach 34957. 772-225-3393; fax: 512-201-4349; www.egolaw.com.
PROBATE AND TRUST LITIGATION
Adrian Philip Thomas, LL.M., J.D. – Attorney Thomas is the AV-rated, managing partner of a nine-attorney boutique law firm concentrating its practice in probate, estate, trust and guardianship litigation. The law firm has represented more than 2,000 clients in estate-related disputes, both prosecuting and defending, with causes of action including tortious interference with an expectancy, will contests, elective share disputes, undue influence, lack of capacity and trust construction. Additionally, the law firm has represented more than 650 clients in uncontested estate, guardianship and trust matters. Division of fees paid in accordance with Florida Bar rules. For more information, please visit our website: www.florida-probate-lawyer.com 515 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 1050, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301 800- 249-8125.
Herb Law Firm, Chartered – Attorney James A. Herb is the AV-rated, managing partner of a law firm concentrating its practice in probate, estate, trust, and guardianship litigation, in Palm Beach and Broward counties. Division of fees paid in accordance with Florida Bar rules. 2200 Corporate Blvd NW, Suite 315, Boca Raton, FL 33431; 561-982-9930; email [email protected].
Christopher Q. Wintter, an AV-rated Trial Lawyer, Board Certified in Wills, Trusts and Estates, an instructor and faculty member for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), heads a four-lawyer firm concentrating its practice in probate, estate, trust, and guardianship litigation throughout Florida. Division of fees may be paid in accordance with Florida Bar Rules in appropriate cases. Please visit our website: www.wintterlaw.com; Wintter & Associates, P.A., 14 Rose Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316; 954-920-7014; Miami-Dade: 305-948-6788; By appointment only: 14 Rose Dr. Fort Lauderdale 33316; 561-470-3448.
Michael J Posner, AV Preeminent-rated, Board Certified in Real Property Law, 25+ years’ experience. A former senior claims counsel for American Title, Posner is available to serve as expert witness or to provide a second legal opinion regarding complex real estate matters, title defects, ownership interests, title insurance claims and coverages and other title and real estate related interests. 561-594-1452, [email protected] or www.warddamon.com .
SECURITIES ARBITRATION AND LITIGATION
SOCIAL SECUIRTY DISABLITY
Darren Blum, Esq. and the Blum Law Group focus exclusively on recovering investment losses! Whether you or your client has lost $100,000 or more in the stock or commodity markets, or through some other investment, let us handle the case. Cases taken on a contingency fee. No Recovery, No Fee. We love to pay co-counsel fees in accordance with the Florida Bar Rules. Let us pay you! DARREN BLUM, ESQ., 110 East Broward Boulevard, Suite 1700, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301, Tel: 954-255-8181, 1-877-STOCK LAW,www.StockAttorneys.com ; [email protected],.
Howard Rosenfield- Were your clients’ losses caused by broker misconduct or by market risk? Want to find out? Howard Rosenfield has been representing victims of financial advisor misconduct for more than 35 years. Visit www.stockbrokerproblems.com or call Toll Free 800-637-3243. Referral/Co-Counsel fees pursuant to Florida Bar Rules.
Dennis L. Webb, Esq., with over 35+ years of trial experience, represents “vulnerable adults” throughout Florida, who have been abused sexually or otherwise, while an inpatient at a mental health facility. For more information, please call or email, Dennis L. Webb, Esq., at Phone:239-334-1600; Email: [email protected] or visit our website at: www.swflalawyers.com.