Leeza Newman appointed Co-Chair of Women in Law Committee of FDLA

Ciklin Lubitz is proud to announce that Leeza Newman, Esq. has been appointed as Co-Chair of the Women in the Law Committee of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association.  The Florida Defense Lawyers Association is paramount in the industry for enhancing the knowledge, skills and professionalism of civil defense lawyers.  Mrs. Newman looks forward to leading [...]

June 2019|News|

Partner Jeffrey Garber to Present at Palm Beach SCORE Seminar for Business Owners

Partner Jeffrey Garber will once again be presenting “All You Want to Know About Contracts,” a business training workshop on business contracts on behalf of Palm Beach SCORE. SCORE is a national nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. SCORE has been helping [...]

May 2019|News|

Partner Rick Chaves to Present at Palm Beach County Bar Association Bench Bar Conference on Handling Construction Defects Claims

Partner Rick Chaves will be presenting and participating in a panel on the topic of Handling Construction Defects Claims at the Palm Beach County Bar Association Bench Bar Conference. Construction parties are faced with evaluating, presenting, or defending construction defect claims informally or through dispute resolution, and this presentation will provide key pointers on evidence, [...]

February 2019|News|

Alan J. Ciklin, Robert L. Crane and Bruce G. Alexander again Recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

Ciklin Lubitz is pleased to announce that three attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 within their respective areas of practice and metropolitan area. Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, [...]

November 2018|News|

Partners Rick Chaves and Charles Pickett Block Insurance Company’s Attempt to Expand Scope of Standard Construction Industry Indemnity Provision to Cover Insurer’s Attorneys’ Fees

In winning an appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, the Ciklin Lubitz attorneys successfully argued that a standard construction industry indemnity provision was not a prevailing party attorneys’ fee provision between a general contractor and a subcontractor (or the subcontract’s insurer, standing “in subcontractor’s shoes”).  Had the insurance company [...]

November 2018|