235 So. 3d 970 (Fla. 1st DCA 2017). The Firm prevailed in having the alimony award to the former wife reversed and remanded for recalculation. https://edca.1dca.org/DCADocs/2016/2264/162264_1286_11062017_08543495_i.pdf
214 So. 3d 789 (Fla. 2d DCA 2017). The Firm persuaded the court to reverse a summary judgment denying a property owner compensation for closure of a grocery store. http://www.2dca.org/opinions/Opinion_Pages/Opinion_Pages_2017/April/April%2005,%202017/2D16-755.pdf
212 So. 3d 1063 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). After the Fifth District issued its opinion in this matter in which the Firm’s client prevailed, the Appellee (Paspalakis) moved for rehearing. The Court then denied the motion with a written opinion, calling the motion “inappropriate and meritless.” http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2017/022017/5D15-1944.reh.op.pdf
209 So. 3d 1199 (Fla. 2017) Attorney Chris Carlyle authored an amicus brief on behalf of the Florida Consumer Action Network in this important case addressing article X, section 25 of the Florida Constitution, more commonly known as “Amendment 7.” In the opinion, the Supreme Court of Florida held that the Federal Patient Safety and…
220 So. 3d 457 (Fla. 5th DCA 2017). In this significant property rights case, the Firm successfully reversed a decision of the trial court which granted specific performance to the Appellee, and ordered that a significant piece of commercial beach-front property be transferred by the Appellant. The case was the subject of extensive news coverage through the…
197 So. 2d 612 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016). The Firm successfully obtained reversal of a final judgment of dissolution of marriage on the issues of calculation of child support, equitable distribution, and an award of post-valuation profits. http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2016/070416/5D15-54.op.pdf
192 So. 3d 486 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016). Attorney Chris Carlyle on behalf of the Firm succeeded in having the Court affirm the trial court’s grant of a motion for new trial on behalf of the plaintiff in a personal injury case.
The Carlyle Appellate Law Firm’s more than decade long odyssey in St. Johns River Water Management District v. Koontz appears to be nearing the end. After having an appeal brought by the Water Management District dismissed by the Fifth District Court of Appeal for lack of Jurisdiction (2005), prevailing on an appeal at that court (2009), losing…
188 So. 3d 892 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016) Attorney John Bogdanoff of the Firm successfully defended three orders entered in enforcement proceedings following final judgment being entered in favor of the wife. http://www.5dca.org/Opinions/Opin2016/020116/5D14-2737.op.pdf
183 So. 3d 370 (Fla. 5th DCA 2016) The Firm successfully upheld a jury award in favor of the property owner an eminent domain action filed by the County. The matter involved complex issues concerning expert valuation of the property.
179 So. 3d 489 (Fla. 5th DCA 2015) In this commercial case, the Firm successfully defended a judgment that barred the plaintiff from bringing a case against a developer when a derivative action was pending.
176 So. 3d 336 (Fla. 5th DCA 2015). In this divorce matter, the Firm successfully had the case reversed and remanded to the trial court to reconsider numerous rulings erroneously made in the former wife’s favor.