Category Archives: General
Attorney Andrew Schwartz in The Palm Beach Post: Court Awards Condo Owner $232,170 After Lawyer Denied Records By Boca Raton Community Board
Attorney Andrew Schwartz obtains substantial attorney fee judgment for client. News story featured in The Palm Beach Post: “Court Awards Condo Owner $232,170 After Lawyer Denied Records By Boca Raton Community Board” Click here to read the full story.
Following the correct procedures really does matter under Florida Law. Notably, trial courts often make mistakes subject to appeal. Our firm just secured a reversal of an order entered by the Trial Judge refusing to vacate a clerk’s default and quashing service of process. Although many times a lengthy process, appeals are necessary to… Read More »
ANDREW M. SCHWARTZ LEGAL TEAM SECURES FINAL JUDGMENT REQUIRING CONDOMINIUM ASSOCITION TO MAKE RECORDS AVAILABLE TO OWNER
On December 2, 2002, Palm Beach Circuit Judge Kastrenakes entered a 24 page final judgment requiring a Boca Raton condominium association to make certain requested records available to a unit owner. The court found that the Association did not have a legal right to withhold requested documents from the designated attorney/agent for the unit… Read More »
Mr. Schwartz has been named as a 2022 Top Lawyer in Commercial Litigation by the Boca Raton Observer
Prominent Boca Raton Attorney Andrew M. Schwartz, Esq. has been named and acknowledged as a 2022 top lawyer in commercial litigation by the Boca Raton Observer. Our firm congratulates Mr. Schwartz on this acknowledgment and his achievement.
Governor Ron DeSantis issued a FOURTH Executive Order on Florida Evictions and Foreclosures During COVID-19
On July 29, 2020, Governor Ron DeSantis entered Executive Order #2020-180 extending the foreclosure and eviction moratorium previously ordered on April 2, 2020. However, Governor DeSantis made significant modifications to the moratorium as it relates to mortgage foreclosures and eviction relief. The Executive Order #20-94, entered at the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, suspended… Read More »
In preparing to try any legal case, be it civil or criminal, one thing that can often be overlooked as the trial date approaches is the need to ensure that each element of each claim to be presented at trial is supported by actual admissible evidence. An invaluable tool for any defending party is… Read More »
The AMS Legal Team is proud to share with everyone that our associate attorney, Corey Amanda Cawthon, Esq., has just been elected as one of Broward’s newest County Court Judges!
Corey prevailed in the General Election race for Broward County Court, Group 9. We extend our best wishes for Corey and look forward to seeing her take the Broward judicial bench in January 2019.