The bankruptcy trustee for Nevin Shapiro’s former company, Capitol Investments USA, has sued the massive law firm of Shook, Hardy, & Bacon to try to recover some of the money lost to Shapiro’s massive Ponzi scheme.
Congressman Allen West is quickly running out of options to try and save the Congressional seat he lost to Democrat Patrick Murphy on November 6.
The lawyer who represented an Orlando mother acquitted in the death of her daughter is preparing to release a book about the murder trial.
Several South Florida law experts agree that a rush to judgment in the Trayvon Martin case could be detrimental in the end.
He was a high school dropout, a former bikini salesman and a deadbeat dad who barely made it into the Florida bar. But now he’s one of the most talked about attorneys known for pulling off what some are calling one of the most stunning court victories in history.
The attorneys for a South Florida man who was accused of molesting a seven-year-old girl and later not prosecuted by the state issued a statement Saturday.
The public defender tasked with defending Jorge Barahona asked a judge to be withdrawn from the case.
Mortgage fraud. It’s a growing crime that federal prosecutors now say costs taxpayers, legitimate homeowners and banks billions of dollars every year. The fraud has become so bad that experts say it has driven up the cost of any loans you might need.
Florida lawmakers are pushing tort reform front and center as they consider a proposal that would shield hospitals from malpractice lawsuits if they contract with doctors who end up harming patients.