Memorial Day: Remember and Honor

Everyone at Gibbons | Neuman wishes you and your family a happy and safe Memorial Day weekend. “As we set today aside to honor and thank our veterans, let us be mindful that we should do this every day of the year and not just one.” –Beth Pennington

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Attorney Spotlight – Georgi Angelov

GEORGI ANGELOV joined the firm in 2016 after his internship with a U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge here in the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division. He practices exclusively in the area of creditor’s rights litigation in all federal bankruptcy and state courts throughout the state of Florida. He originally hails from Bulgaria where he graduated […]

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Warning Signs of a Potential Estate Battle

Think no one in your family will fight over your estate after you’ve died? Think again.  Here is Part 1 of warning signs that could lead to family disharmony and legal strife. SIBLING RIVALRY.  Mom (or Dad) always liked you best.  Yeah, but Dad paid for your wedding.  Yeah but he paid for your college.  […]

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Attorney Spotlight – Victor H. Veschio

Each month Gibbons | Neuman will feature one of its attorneys to show the breadth and depth of our legal services for the community.  First up, Victor H. Veschio. Victor Veschio’s 22 years of practice has been exclusively as a creditors’ rights litigator representing national banks, credit union and investors throughout the state of Florida […]

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Mediation: Violation of Confidentiality Provision

So the settlement agreement has a confidentiality provision. Nobody really pays attention to that right?  Think again. In the case of Gulliver Schools v. Snay, 137 So.3d 1045 (Fla. 3DCA 2014),  the Third District Court of Appeal held that the former headmaster who sued the school and reached a settlement could not recover the remaining […]

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Happy New Year!

“Here’s to a bright New Year and a fond farewell to the old; Here’s to the things that are yet to come and to the memories that we hold.”   If ever there was a year to usher out to welcome in the new year, this is it! Gibbons | Neuman wishes everyone a Happy […]

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Happy Holidays from Gibbons | Neuman!

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller   From all of us at Gibbons | Neuman, may the holiday season end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright New […]

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Mediation Mistakes: Client Statements

Most mediations begin with a general session. In the general session, the parties and their attorneys are present and the attorneys will present their client’s case through an opening statement. They will present their client’s case in a light most favorable to their client. I typically warn the parties in advance of this and advise […]

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