Scott Lowell Podvin
Scott Podvin is an experienced and savvy attorney determined to protect homeowners from mortgage foreclosure actions. As a founding partner of Florida Foreclosure Law Group, Scott Podvin focuses his practice in the areas of mortgage foreclosure defense, civil litigation, complex commercial litigation, real estate law and business law.
Before founding the Florida Foreclosure Law Group, Mr. Podvin had the unique opportunity to work as assistant general counsel for a publicly traded company, which owned and operated its own commercial finance company, which issued loans to consumers. In this capacity, Mr. Podvin was charged with the responsibility of issuing loans, drafting mortgages and other loan documents, servicing loans, negotiating workouts and loan modification agreements, foreclosing 1000s of delinquent mortgage receivables, and lifting bankruptcy orders staying foreclosure proceedings or obtaining releases of certain assets from bankruptcy. Thus, Mr. Podvin has unique insight into how a bank or financial institution will approach and litigate a mortgage foreclosure.
In addition, Mr. Scott Podvin has represented thousands of borrowers in mortgage foreclosures and has successfully handled thousands of foreclosures and/or negotiated loan modifications, short sales and deed in lieu transactions. That is, Mr. Podvin, as the Attorney at Florida Foreclosure Law Group, has and will continue to handle all aspects of mortgage foreclosure litigation, including, for example: responding to foreclosure complaints; drafting answers, counter claims and cross claims to foreclosure complaints; propounding, responding and strategically answering discovery requests; aggressively engaging in motion practice; deposing witnesses; arbitrating and mediating cases; and successfully litigating foreclosure cases throughout the State of Florida.
Mr. Podvin also has extensive experience in representing both landlords and tenants in landlord-tenant disputes.
Swiss Finance Academy, Investing Banking Training Program, 2009
Harvard University, AMDP, 2008
Urban Land Institute, Certificate, Real Estate Development Finance, 2007
University of Miami School of Law, LL.M., Master of Laws in Real
American Resort Development Association
National Land Council, Member
Urban Land Institute, Member
Congressional Medal of Distinction