Monthly Archives: November 2023
Managing Partner Michelle Gilbert contributes state snapshot article, published in the American Legal and Financial Network’s (ALFN) Fall 2023 ANGLE publication. Click HERE to read Florida Shortens Mortgage Estoppel Deadline to 10 Days, Delineates New Requirements on pages 28-29 of the publication.
Managing Partner Michelle Gilbert authors insightful article detailing the history of trailblazing female investors who excelled despite the laws and cultural taboos of their times. Click HERE to read Female Investors, Then and Now on pages 26-29 of the American Legal and Financial Network’s (ALFN) Fall 2023 WILLed publication.
Gilbert Garcia Group Senior Litigation Attorney Joseph Dayan shares the fundamentals of foreclosure standing in Florida.
A Primer on Foreclosure Standing in Florida I. Who Has Standing to Foreclose? Per FS § 673.3011, the person entitled to enforce an instrument (“Note”) is: The “holder” of the instrument (defined by FS §671.201 (22)(a) as the person in possession of a negotiable instrument that is payable either to bearer or to an… Read More »
Gilbert Garcia Group Litigation Attorney Alexis Toro Castro successfully advocated on behalf of our client against granting of an Emergency Motion for Temporary Injunction in an evidentiary hearing. The opposing party requested an expedited hearing date on an Emergency Motion. With only 24 hours to prepare, Alexis and the team analyzed all of opposing… Read More »
There are many estate planning tools- Wills, Trusts, Enhanced Life Estate Deeds, Beneficiary Designations via certain accounts, Letters of Instructions, among others. Certain estate planning tools allow you to avoid a Probate action. Probate refers to the court process associated with the distribution of a Deceased’s property. Such process can be time-consuming and relatively… Read More »