201504.09
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ABA Women Business Commercial Advocates Reception

Join Melanie Damian and the ABA Women Business Commercial Advocates on April 16th at 7pm for a special reception recognizing and celebrating the accomplishment of women in the profession and particularly the judiciary. With special guests: California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California Melinda Haag. The…

Russell Landy Named Partner
201502.18
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Russell Landy Named Partner

Russell Landy was recently named partner at the law firm of Damian & Valori LLP. Mr. Landy focuses his practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, business torts, contract litigation, employment litigation and counseling, class actions, real property litigation and appeals. Mr. Landy regularly represents businesses and individuals in litigation relating to complicated business…

201502.12
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Barbara Junge Joins Damian & Valori

Barbara A. Junge has joined the law firm of Damian & Valori LLP as Of Counsel. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Junge clerked for the Honorable William M. Hoeveler, Senior United States District Judge, for sixteen years. Ms. Junge also served as an Assistant United States Attorney, representing the National Park Service and other…

201403.05
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Ten Courtroom Do’s and Don’ts

An attorney should practice appropriate behavior and attitude in the courtroom, not only because it is required by the Rules of Professional Conduct, but also because it makes an attorney a more effective advocate. I. Proper Attire A lawyer should dress professionally.  Appearing in the courtroom disheveled, or wearing tight –fitting clothing, short skirts, or…

201401.21
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The Independent Tort Doctrine Post Tiara

CASE SUMMARIES – THE INDEPENDENT TORT DOCTRINE POST TIARA Summaries Through January 21, 2015 Prepared by Peter F. Valori and Amanda Fernandez 1.  Tiara Condo. Assoc., Inc. v. Marsh & McLennan Co., 110 So. 3d 399 (2013) Supreme Court of Florida March 7, 2013 Facts: Marsh, an insurance broker, secured for Tiara a windstorm policy. …

201312.04
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Melanie Damian Quoted In Florida Trend Article

Melanie Damian was recently quoted in a Florida Trend article titled, ‘Business courts in Florida: More, please’. Here’s an excerpt of her comments: “I’ve found the business courts really useful in terms of managing these cases, which otherwise might drag through the system,” says Russell Landy, a business law litigator at Damian & Valori in…

201308.23
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Melissa Damian Visconti has joined us

MELISSA DAMIAN VISCONTI has Joined DAMIAN & VALORI Melissa Damian Visconti is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer who has appeared in state and federal courts across Florida and around the country. Ms. Visconti is Of Counsel to the Firm and focuses her practice in the areas of state and federal court appeals, complex litigation,…