Complex Commercial and Business Litigation

Business Litigation Attorneys in Miami, Florida

Commercial litigation takes many forms. It typically involves business professionals, business enterprises and business operations. It may involve contracts and/or it may involve duties that arise by statute or by operation of law. Business litigation often requires knowledge of accounting and finance for the reason that substantive claims are often predicated upon matters that involve accounting or finance, and the computation of damages frequently involves accounting principles. The attorneys at Payton & Associates, LLC understand the intricacies of business and formulate innovative strategies to achieve each client's litigation objectives. We serve as counsel for plaintiff and defendant in the following types of cases:
  • Shareholder agreements and minority shareholder squeeze-outs
  • Partnership disputes involving accounting
  • Officer and director breaches of fiduciary duties
  • Interference with contractual relationships
  • Breach of contract
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Non-disturbance and non-circumvention agreements
  • Lender liability claims
  • Partnership disputes over valuable art

The firm's expertise is widely recognized. Firm principal Harry Payton has been Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Business Litigation, since 1997, and in Civil Trial, since 1983. Board 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.

The attorneys at Payton & Associates, LLC represent clients in all types of complex commercial litigation in Florida state and federal courts, as well as in mediation and arbitration. With knowledge acquired from many years of business litigation practice, we effectively and efficiently resolve disputes and offer advice and strategy to help our clients avoid disputes in the future.

Contact our South Florida law firm online, or call us at 305.372.3500 to speak with our Miami commercial and business litigation attorneys regarding your case.

Payton & Associates, LLC - Litigation