Michael L. Feinstein
Firm: Michael L. Feinstein, P.A.
Address: 200 SE 18th Court
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
University: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Bachelor of Science, 1983, Nova Southeastern University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1986
Admitted: 1987, Florida; United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; United States District Court, Southern District of Florida; United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
Biography: Michael L. Feinstein is a creative, resourceful, experienced and highly regarded attorney, who practices in the following areas of law: Real Estate; Business Transactions; Complex Commercial Litigation; Contracts and Commercial Disputes in all State and Federal Courts; Class Actions; Construction Law; Corporate Law; Employment Law; Zoning Law; Municipal Law; Administrative Law; and Maritime Law. Mr. Feinstein is a very experienced litigator and skilled negotiator, with more than two decades of law practice. He has been lead counsel in over 100 trials and has an impressive track record in representing clients to successful verdicts. He has an equally impressive record of procuring significant out of court settlements on behalf of his clients and his experience spans all types of proceedings at the state, federal and appellate levels. Licenses: Licensed Real Estate Broker, Florida since 1985 Licensed Mortgage Broker, Florida from 1986 to 2010 Professional Memberships and Associations: Broward County Bar Association Special Counsel to Florida Association of State Troopers Reported Cases/Published Decisions: General Bank, F.S.B., f/k/a General Federal Savings and Loan Assoc. v. Westbrooke Pointe, Inc., 548 So.2d 736 (Fla. 3rd DCA 1989) Video Independent Medical Examination v. City of Weston, 792 So. 2d 680 (Fla. 4th DCA 2001) The Credit Counseling Foundation, Inc. v. Hylkema, 901 So. 2d 892 (Fla. 4th DCA 2005) HGI Associates, Inc. v. Wetmore Printing Company, 427 F. 3d 867 (11th Cir. 2005) Anthony Fareri v. Paul Farmer, Claire Farmer, Paul Farmer Trust, et al., U/A/DTD, Dec 16, 1985, 10 So. 3d (Fla. 4th DCA 2009) JRG Construction, Inc., and Rafael Pena v. Deka Realty Corp., 50 So. 3d 612 etc., et al., (Fla. 3rd DCA 2010) Patrick Surtain and Michelle Surtain v. Joe Caprio and Phil Caprio, Joe Caprio & Co., etc., et al., 82 So. 3d 831 (Fla. 3rd DCA 2011) Davis Gardens Estate's, Inc. v. JRG Construction, Inc. and Rafael Pena, Fla. App. Lexis 864 (Fla. 3rd DCA 2012) Transactions: Forum Maritime, S.A. purchase of Tampa Shipyards from American Shipbuilding Company, 1995 Honors: AV Rated (means that an attorney's legal and ethical standards are very high to preeminent) as independently rated by Martindale-Hubbell Rating