Lampert-Sacher v. Sacher

109 So. 3d 862 (Fla. 1st DCA 2013) The Firm successfully challenged two orders entered against our client in a family law matter. The First District reversed and remanded the case for further proceedings.


Fonderson v. Lairap

98 So. 3d 715 (Fla. 2d DCA 2012) The Firm represented the Appellee’s ex-husband in a case where he was ordered to pay temporary alimony as well as attorney’s fees. The Opinion successfully reversed the award of attorney’s fees in favor of the former husband.


Health First, Inc. v. Cataldo

92 So. 3d 859 (Fla. 5th DCA 2012) An injured driver was awarded damages in excess of $2,000,000, and the defendant driver and the driver’s employer appealed. In a lengthy opinion, the appellate court ultimately upheld the verdict and additionally rejected the appellant’s contentions that attorneys’ fees should not be awarded under a proposal for…


Pain Care First of Orlando, LLC v. Edwards, M.D.

84 So. 3d 351 (Fla. 5th DCA 2012) A pain care clinic had a judgment entered against it for $1,250,000 when it was sued by its former employee, a physician. The trial court found that the physician, not the pain care center, owned the patient records at issue, and found that the pain care center…


McGregor v. Molnar

79 So. 3d 908 (Fla. 2d DCA 2012) Years after successfully obtaining a Per Curiam Affirmance in this case (See Molnar v. McGregor, 959 So. 2d 1195 (Fla. 2d DCA 2007)), the parties were back at the Second District Court of Appeal after the trial court denied the Plaintiff’s Motion for Attorney’s Fees pursuant to…


Irizarry v. Moore

84 So. 3d 1069 (Fla. 5th DCA 2012) The Firm appealed an insufficient jury verdict obtained by a gentleman who was injured when his car was hit by a truck. The trial court denied the plaintiff’s motion for new trial. The Firm co-counseled with trial counsel, Sean Shaughnessy and Keith Mitnik of Morgan & Morgan,…


Picca v. State

75 So. 3d 829 (Fla. 2d DCA 2011) In this criminal case, the Firm appealed the summary denial of its client’s motion for post-conviction relief filed pursuant to Florida Rule of Criminal Procedure 3.850. Although the Second District Court of Appeal affirmed, it certified to the Florida Supreme Court a question of great public importance…


Southeast Unloading, LLC v. Lucas

64 So. 3d 705 (Fla. 5th DCA 2011) The Firm received a Per Curiam Affirmance of a substantial jury verdict in a complex case involving the two-issue rule and the scope of Clooney v. Geeting, 352 So. 2d 1216 (Fla. 2d DCA 1977).