Experienced Litigators Committed to Excellence in our Practice, Professionalism and Exceptional Client Service
At Payton & Associates, LLC, our practice focuses on complex business litigation. We have the legal experience and business acumen to produce the best results for our clients. As a boutique firm, we are able to ensure that each client receives personal attention, sophisticated representation and value from our services.
Serving the Community of Domestic and International Corporations and High Net Worth Individuals
Our attorneys handle commercial litigation for domestic and international corporations and high net worth individuals in complex business matters involving commercial real estate, commercial foreclosure and lender liability; litigation involving fine art; corporate, shareholder and partnership disputes; bankruptcy adversary proceedings; probate and estate litigation; and intra-family disputes. We represent large legal and accounting firms against allegations of professional malpractice. In the area of art law, the firm is well-situated to represent artists, investors, collectors, dealers, auction houses, brokers, museums, lenders and insurers in litigation matters involving sales, consignments, financing, loans of works of art, commission claims, and insured losses. See our representative cases page for more information.
Attorney Harry Payton has more than 35 years of experience representing clients in court. He is one of a select few who has been board certified by The Florida Bar as a specialist in two areas: civil trial and business litigation. Certification is The Florida Bar's highest level of evaluation of the competency and experience of attorneys in the 24 areas of law approved for certification by the Supreme Court of Florida. Harry is recognized by many legal professionals for his high standards of professionalism. In 2012, he was appointed to serve on the Supreme Court of Florida's Commission on Professionalism for the 11th Judicial Circuit. His excellent legal skills have earned him inclusion in the South Florida Legal Guide's list of Top Lawyers in Complex Commercial Litigation and Real Estate Litigation since 2005, and recognition on the list of Florida Super Lawyers since 2006. For over 30 years, he has received an AV Preeminent peer review rating* from Martindale-Hubbell, which is an indicator of a lawyer's high ethical standards and professional ability.
Contact our South Florida law firm online or call us at 305-432-9795 x 15 to schedule a consultation with our Miami business and commercial litigation attorneys.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.