Mr. Pleat, founding partner of the firm, graduated from Duquesne University in 1981 (B.A.). He attended law school at the University Of Baltimore (J.D. 1985) and was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1985.
Pleat & Perry has many years of experience representing Association Boards and individual homeowners with Association related legal matters. Our representation includes litigation, insurance issues, hurricane damage claims, claims of lien, legal opinions and foreclosure defense.
We are members of the Community Associations Institute and travel to and attend board meetings when requested. We also have provided advice to a multitude of condominium and homeowners over the years providing legal counsel regarding issues and concerns with Associations.
Partner Amy A. Perry, Esq. is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator and a Certified Arbitrator.
She handles general civil litigation, mediations and civil matters requiring arbitration. Ms. Perry also routinely provides counsel to numerous businesses and individuals in the areas of real estate and association law. She has many years of experience in civil litigation and appeals.
Ms. Perry is available to mediate in our Destin office.
Our Firm's personal injury litigation department is lead by Senior Partner, David B. Pleat. Mr. Pleat has 26 years experience litigating injury claims for Plaintiffs and Defendants. Along with representing the interests of injured persons, Mr. Pleat and his team have been hired by various insurance companies to represent defendants in injury claims. Our Firm represents injured individuals and families who have suffered the wrongful death of a loved one. We handle personal injury claims on a contingency basis. If there is no recovery, there is no fee to pay. Call for a free consultation to determine if you need an experienced personal injury lawyer team to represent your interests.
Our Firm provides representation to clients with a wide variety of real estate needs. Contracts, closings, development from purchase of land through construction, representation through the local government approval/permitting process, litigation, document preparation for homeowner communities, and dealing with appropriate State of Florida agencies.
We represent clients with casualty loss claims, hurricane or catastrophic loss claims, first party and third party insurance claims/litigation, bad faith litigation along with a history of providing counsel to various insurance companies defending claims.
Our Firm represents numerous businesses, banks, corporations, partnerships, sole proprietorships and limited liability companies in areas of initial business formation, general counsel, business/commercial litigation and advice to Boards. We recognize that providing sound counsel that incorporates strategy for business success while understanding the need to keep legal expenses as ecumenical as possible for the business.
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