Felix J. Lopez, Esq.
Mr. Lopez has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation and business dispute resolution, and has achieved numerous favorable results for clients, both in and out of the courtroom.
Mr. Lopez's areas of practice include general and complex commercial and
international litigation in the state and federal courts in Florida and
other jurisdictions, and arbitrations before the American Arbitration
Association and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
Mr. Lopez represents clients on business tort litigation; construction
litigation; contract litigation; distributor and dealer litigation;
lender liability litigation; partnership dispute litigation; real estate litigation; and securities litigation.
Mr. Lopez has represented national and international clients such as Cordis
Corporation and The Dow Chemical Company on substantial litigation and
arbitration brought by their Middle Eastern distributor, which included
claims for breach of contract, fraud, intentional interference with
advantageous business relationships and defamation; The Lowman Group on
substantial litigation against Chrysler Motors Corporation and Chrysler
International Corporation involving European distribution rights, which
included claims for breach of contract and fraud; Breckenridge PLC on
litigation securing and maintaining patents related to ramps for ship
containers; Internationale Nederlanden Bank on litigation impressing an
equitable lien on a European Economic Community banana import license;
and AIG and its insureds on directors and officers (D&O), errors and
omissions (E&O), and insurance coverage litigation.
Mr. Lopez joined the firm in 2004 and became a named partner in 2005. Prior
to joining the firm, Mr. Lopez was Counsel of the international law
firm of White & Case, LLP, where he worked for over 12 years.
Bars and Courts
- The Florida Bar
- United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
- J.D., Columbia University School of Law, 1989
- B.B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1986
- Notre Dame Scholar
- Beta Alpha Psi Honor Society
- Graduated with High Honors
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