Florida Bar Defense
ATTORNEY HANDLING FLORIDA BAR DEFENSE CASES
Thorough & Aggressive License Defense
As an experienced, respected attorney before The Florida Bar and all trial and appellate courts in Florida; including, The Florida Supreme Court, Charles Curtis knows what is required to maintain a license to practice law in Florida. He also understands that it is devastating to be threatened with the loss of any professional license and to lose one’s license. If your license has been denied or is in jeopardy of being disciplined, including being revoked, you can rely on Mr. Curtis to provide a vigorous, knowledgeable defense. He is a former member of Florida Bar Grievance Committees (three times; twice as Chair) and has handled numerous cases in The Florida Bar’s grievance process, including appeals to The Florida Supreme Court to uphold favorable recommendations by Referees and to reverse those which were improvidently made arising out of disciplinary proceedings. In 2011-2012 he was appointed by the President of the Florida Bar as an active member of the Hawkins Commission. It studied and recommended improvements to Florida’s disciplinary system.
Client complaints to The Florida Bar may also lead to civil actions against lawyers. Common reasons include:
- Giving poor or bad; i.e. negligent, legal advice
- Failure to file a lawsuit before the statute of limitations expired
- Failure to meet court deadlines
- Misrepresentation of the merits of a case
- Failure to disclose a conflict of interest
- Breach of fiduciary duty
- Dismissal of a case due to attorney unexcused actions or failure to timely act
- Excessive over-billing for legal work performed and results achieved
All serious complaints should be timely addressed and defended with those lodging them and, where necessary, before the Florida Bar by an experienced and competent lawyer. Mr. Curtis can be that lawyer for you.
Practitioners of numerous professions choose the law office of Charles L. Curtis, P.A., for license defense in professional disciplinary cases and for representation in professional malpractice claims. Whether you are applying to The Florida Bar for a license or fighting allegations of misconduct in your practice, attorney Curtis can assist you.