Our Firm enjoys diverse practice areas, which include an intellectual property division, professional liability division, employment practices and liability, government liability division, bankruptcy, property and casualty insurance defense division, insurance coverage team, diverse federal and state appellate division, a section on bad faith litigation, personal injury protection team, worker’s compensation division, business section, real estate transactions divisions, and a corporate transactions department. Accordingly, our Complex Litigation Group draws from each such division in the handling of complex and oft-specialized fields. Working as one cohesive team, our Firm handles complex litigation matters with a disciplined, but aggressive, approach.
Erik J. Gruber is a Partner at the firm’s Miami office. Mr. Gruber concentrates his practice in first-party property defense litigation, with an emphasis in bad faith litigation, fraud investigation, water damage claims, and windstorm coverage issues.
Mr. Diocares is a Senior Associate in the firm’s Miami office, practicing in the area of first party property insurance defense. Since joining the Florida Bar in 2012, Mr. Diocares has practiced in the area of insurance law with experience both representing insureds and defending insurers.
The firm’s founding partner, Richard J. Lydecker, has a diverse and extensive background in the general practice of civil litigation, mainly concentrating in the areas of complex commercial litigation, professional liability, Bad Faith litigation, and insurance coverage.