Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Whether it is a corporate matter or assisting individual clients, Abel Bean Law provides the identical Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution services and advocacy clients expect and receive from the nation’s top-tier law firms, but with the flexibility and convenience that a smaller law firm can provide, especially as it relates to customer service, competitive rates and innovative fee structures.

Applying the highest standards of reasoned analysis, sound judgment and effective advocacy, Abel Bean Law is the right firm to address and resolve wide-ranging legal challenges.

Commercial Litigation:

For diverse businesses and industries, such as manufacturers, distributors, land developers, resort and hotel owners, entrepreneurs and start-up companies, real estate and leasing companies, financial service companies, insurance companies, commercial landlords and tenants, health insurance and medical benefit providers, railroads and trucking companies. These commercial litigation services have encompassed breach of contract, breach of warranty and business tort claims, injunctions, declaratory judgment actions, as well as claims arising out of fraud allegations.

Corporate Litigation:

Such as disputes arising out of business entity governance, shareholder actions, derivative actions, corporate dissolution, merger and acquisition claims, and disputes involving limited liability companies and partnerships.

Real Estate Litigation:

Involving the representation of developers, purchasers, title insurers, lenders, and landlords and tenants in disputes concerning real estate purchases, property development, commercial landlord-tenant disputes, insured title claims and title issues and mortgage fraud.

Trust and Estate Litigation:

Services include representing both individual and professional trustees as well as the representation of large beneficiaries, such as charitable organizations and educational institutions, in contested estate matters.

City of Jacksonville Policy Matters:

As a registered lobbyist, Dan Bean represents individual and corporate clients and helps them navigate the City of Jacksonville’s regulatory bodies to achieve their desired goals.

Representation of Executives and Senior-Level Employees:

Services include providing wide-ranging advice and counsel to executives and senior-level employees related to employment agreements, non-compete agreements, non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, and severance agreements.  This includes all aspects of the executive employment relationship, including negotiating employment-related contracts and serving as employee’s counsel in the event of disputes, claims or litigation arising under these agreements.

Local Counsel Services:

To national firms and clients in connection with litigation pending in Florida State Courts (and especially the Fourth Judicial Circuit) and the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida (and especially the Jacksonville Division).