Escrow and Trust Catastrophes – How to Get Back Escrow or Trust Funds in the Event of a Meltdown

This article provides a quick primer on some options available for quick relief. In brief, Florida law empowers a court to enter a preliminary injunction to freeze escrowed/trust funds in their current account, and transfer them back to their origin or the Court Registry.… Read More Escrow and Trust Catastrophes – How to Get Back Escrow or Trust Funds in the Event of a Meltdown

Bernhard Law Firm Wins $647K Judgment Against Miami Financial Adviser of “Ultra High Net Worth Individuals”

Bernhard Law Firm has won a final judgment for $647,763.21 in damages against a Miami financial adviser who claimed to oversee client accounts for “ultra high net worth individuals.” See Miami-Dade Circuit Civil case no. 19-6848 CA.… Read More Bernhard Law Firm Wins $647K Judgment Against Miami Financial Adviser of “Ultra High Net Worth Individuals”

Bernhard Law Firm Gets $2.2 Million Judgment Vacated on Constitutional Due Process Grounds

This week, Bernhard Law Firm obtained a court order vacating a $2.2 million final judgment in Miami, by raising constitutional concerns with the procedure leading up to the judgment. (Florida Bar disclaimer: results may not be typical. You may not have as beneficial a result).… Read More Bernhard Law Firm Gets $2.2 Million Judgment Vacated on Constitutional Due Process Grounds