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LSRCF Attorney Successfully Quashes Default

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on LSRCF Attorney Successfully Quashes Default

LSRCF Attorney Claudio Riedi Successfully Quashes Default Judgment. August 21, 2015 – U.S. District judge Robert Scola vacated a $1.3 million default judgment entered against businessman Thomas Lustgraaf, finding that the defendant did not receive notice of the suit prior to entry of the default judgment. Claudio Riedi, of LSRCF Law, who represents Lustgraaf, explains that “it is extremely rare for a judge to vacate a default judgment against a defendant. This was a hard-fought battle, but we are pleased that the U.S. Magistrate and the U.S....

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LSRCF Law Receives “Tier One” Ranking in Florida by U.S. News – Best Lawyers.

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on LSRCF Law Receives “Tier One” Ranking in Florida by U.S. News – Best Lawyers.

LSRCF Law Receives “Tier One” Ranking in Florida by U.S. News – Best Lawyers.

U.S. NEWS – BEST LAWYERS AWARDS LSRCF LAW A TIER ONE RANKING IN FLORIDA IN 2015 “BEST LAW FIRMS” LIST November 14, 2014 – LSRCF Law is pleased to announce that the firm received a top-tier ranking in U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” rankings in the Miami (South Florida) metropolitan market. “This ranking is a indicative of the experience and professionalism of our attorneys,” said John Catalano, managing partner of LSRCF Law. “We are proud to be ranked among the very best in Florida.” The U.S. News –...

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Alexandra L. Deas Joins LSRCF as Of-Counsel

Posted by on Aug 29, 2014 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on Alexandra L. Deas Joins LSRCF as Of-Counsel

August 29, 2014 – Alexandra L. Deas has joined the law firm of Lehtinen Schultz Riedi Catalano de la Fuente, PLLC (LSRCF). Ms. Deas, a ten-year attorney, has extensive experience in the areas of real estate and land use, zoning, and government relations. “Ms. Deas is a savvy lawyer with solid transactional experience. We are delighted to have her join our group of exceptional attorneys,” said John Catalano, Managing Shareholder of LSRCF. Ms. Deas will serve as Of-Counsel to the...

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LSRCF Inducted as Trustee Member of Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on LSRCF Inducted as Trustee Member of Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

June 6, 2014 – The law firm of Lehtinen Schultz Riedi Catalano de la Fuente, PLLC was inducted as the newest Trustee Member of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s at its June 2014 Trustee Luncheon at Jungle Island, Miami.  The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business in South Florida, representing more than 400,000 employees of member companies. It is an association of businesses and professions organized to create progress essential to attaining the social and economic needs of the community.  “The...

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LSRCF Attorney Among 2014 Super Lawyers

Posted by on Jun 12, 2014 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on LSRCF Attorney Among 2014 Super Lawyers

May 1, 2014 – Bob de la Fuente has been honored as a ‘Super Lawyer’ for a second straight year (2013 & 2014).  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.  Mr. de la Fuente is among the region’s top practitioners in the areas of land use, zoning and local government law. Another...

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Dexter Lehtinen Hired as Village Attorney by Palmetto Bay

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 in Awards & Recognition | Comments Off on Dexter Lehtinen Hired as Village Attorney by Palmetto Bay

March 4, 2014 – Palmetto Bay Village Council members named Dexter W. Lehtinen, a former U.S. Attorney for South Florida and the husband of Republican Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, as the new Village attorney. “I’m excited because Dexter Lehtinen has a very broad, a very deep breadth of experience to share with us. And he’s a very dedicated individual with a long history of working in municipal law,” Palmetto Bay Mayor Shelley Stanczyk said after the unanimous vote Monday night. Lehtinen highlighted his and his partners’ decades of...

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