Distinguished Tampa Litigation and Defense Attorneys
Advancing clients' legal interests since 1990
Meirose & Associates, PA is trusted by individuals, insurance carriers, sureties, and other businesses across Florida for sophisticated legal representation. The firm distinguishes itself through its commitment to long-term client relationships and its demonstrated results.
Attorneys at the firm collaborate in an environment that fosters their individual talents and directs those talents to benefit each client. The firm afford clients the resources required to prevail in an array of disputes, and clients have direct access to highly accomplished attorneys with in-depth litigation experience.
Creative, effective legal strategies
Nurturing lasting relationships is a cornerstone of the firm's practice. Attorneys develop a full understanding of clients' objectives, then partner with them to devise strategies that achieve resolution in a cost-effective manner. This philosophy has helped develop a practice based largely on referrals from clients who continually select the firm for counsel and representation.
For more than two decades, the firm has litigated many, many cases, and using its extensive experience to resolve the most complex of issues.
-Construction litigation - Attorneys protect client interests in breach of contract, negligence, warranty, lien and construction defects cases.
-Insurance litigation - The firm defends insured and insurance disputes, including personal injury, environmental torts and construction litigation.
-Commercial litigation - Attorneys navigate state and federal court lawsuits and appeals related to construction, insurance, collections, creditor actions in bankruptcy and other disputes.
Recognized leaders in Florida litigation law
Meirose & Associates, PA has accumulated the experience and credentials that clients demand. The attorneys are widely recognized for their distinguished performance and commitment to excellence. The lawyers of Meirose & Associates, PA:
-Have been AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
-Are listed among SuperLawyers
-Obtained favorable verdicts in state and federal courts
-Litigated numerous published cases
-Successfully championed client interests on appeal
-Are consistently sought by colleagues to share their wisdom through seminars and continuing legal education
500 N. Westshore Blvd., Suite 450
Tampa FL 33609
Innovative Commercial Litigation Law Firm Represents Businesses Throughout Florida
Trusted advocates for business disputes
As a premier Tampa business litigation firm, Meirose & Associates, PA aids corporate clients across the state who are embroiled in complex commercial controversies.
For more than two decades, the attorneys at Meirose & Associates, PA have pursued excellence and success by demonstrating comprehensive analysis and litigation tactics. They involve their clients at every stage of the process and adhere to client budget goals. The firm strives to limit clients' exposure and/or maximize their damage recovery at every opportunity.
Relentless advocates for small businesses and Fortune 500 companies
Commercial litigation services at the firm cover the full spectrum of the firm's practice areas. Whether they are large, medium or small, clients depend on the firm's dedication to achieving client satisfaction through responsiveness and persistent pursuit of results.
The legal team often collaborate to evaluate each case from all angles and develop strategies guided by client goals and applicable law.
Depth of experience successfully serves all litigation needs
The firm has earned a reputation for excellence because of its notable experience in:
-Banks and banking
-Class action defense
-Complex and multi-district litigation
-Employment law defense
-Intellectual property law
-Personal injury defense
-Products liability defense
-Toxic tort litigation
-Workers' compensation defense
-Persistent representation in court and out
Meirose & Associates, PA has considerable experience litigating in state and federal trial and appellate courts, and in hearings before various state administrative agencies. Firm attorneys frequently pursue success through arbitrations, mediations and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, and often provide risk management counseling to clients in many areas of their operations.
When the need arises, the firm appeals judgments in its own cases as well as in those brought in from other firms.
Leo H. Meirose is the recipient of many awards, including Best Lawyers in America. His publications and speaking engagements include "Insurance and Mold Claims," Solving Indoor Air Quality Problems and Claims, Sterling Education Services, 2008 and "Insurance," Strong Construction Contracts, NBI, 2007. He is a certified mediator by the Florida Supreme Court.
-Personal injury defense
-U.S. District Court, Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, 1977
-U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th and 11th Circuits, 1977
-AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
-Best Lawyers in America
-Top Lawyers in Tampa Bay
-Top Lawyers in Florida
-Tampa Bay's Top Attorneys
-Florida's Top Attorneys
-Best Lawyers in America
-Top Lawyers (Corporate Counsel Magazine)
-Who's Who in Executives and Professionals
-JD, Stetson University, 1977
-BA, University of Notre Dame, 1973
-Hillsborough County Bar Association
-St. Petersburg Bar Association
-American Bar Association
-Fidelity and Surety Committee
-Tort and Insurance Practice Section
-Construction Industry Forum Committee
-The Florida Bar
-Florida Defense Lawyers Association
-American Bankruptcy Institute
-Commercial Law League of America
-Defense Research Institute
-Panel of Arbitrators and Panel of Mediators, Member
-American Arbitration Association
"Construction Insurance and Disputes", NBI 2012
"Construction Defect Litigation: From A to Z", NBI, 2010
"Insurance and Mold Claims," Solving Indoor Air Quality Problems and Claims, Sterling Educ. Services, 2008
"Insurance," Strong Construction Contracts, NBI, 2007
"The Science of Mold," The Mold Challenge in Florida, NBI, 2004
"The Present State of Mold Litigation," The Mold Challenge in Florida, NBI, 2004
"Dispute Resolution," Advanced Construction Law in Florida, NBI, 2004
"Some Ethical Issues in Construction Litigation," Florida Construction Defect and Mold Litigation, NBI, 2003, 2004
"Liability Insurance and Additional Insured Endorsements," Florida Construction Defect and Mold Litigation, NBI, 2003, 2004
"Factors Affecting Negotiations and Preparing for Mediation," Negotiation Techniques in Florida, Lorman, 2003
"Project Delivery Methods," Advanced Construction Law in Florida, NBI, 2000
"Construction Delivery Methods," Advanced Construction Law in Florida, NBI, 1999
"Construction Delivery Methods," Advanced Construction Law in Florida, NBI, 1998
Florida Lien Law-Interpretation and Application, NAWIC, 1989, 1990, 1993
Juris Doctorate, 1977
Jason A. Lubliner worked in the area of international finance and marketing prior to graduating from Loyola University College of Law in 2004.
-Personal injury defense
-Homeowner association law
-U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
-JD, Loyola University School of Law, 2004
-MBA, Virginia Tech, 1998
-BS, Virginia Tech, 1996
Loyola University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 2004