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Criminal Defense Blog

Your rights deserve to be protected and your side of the story deserves to be heard. We go the extra mile to achieve justice for all of our clients.

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Crime Scene Consultation

BERNHARDT RILEY Crime Scene Consultation Every case is filled with …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Protecting Your Rights

BERNHARDT RILEY Protecting Your Rights Your rights deserve to be …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

DUI Defense

BERNHARDT RILEY DUI Defense A DUI conviction in Florida comes …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Drug Possession

Drug Possession Possession charges can be defended in many ways. …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Theft

BERNHARDT RILEY Theft There are multiple legal defenses that commonly …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Assault and Battery

BERNHARDT RILEY Assault and Battery When it comes to an …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

What to do if charged with Resisting Arrest

BERNHARDT RILEY What to do if charged with Resisting Arrest …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Driving While License Suspended/Revoked

BERNHARDT RILEY Driving While License Suspended/Revoked Once your license is …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Other Driving/Boating Offenses

BERNHARDT RILEY Other Driving/Boating Offenses In addition to Driving While …

Criminal Defense, Practice Areas

Federal & State Civil Asset Forfeiture & Seizure

BERNHARDT RILEY Federal & State Civil Asset Forfeiture & Seizure …

Debt Defense Blog

As the former lead litigator for a large collection law firm, Stephen M. Bernhardt knows exactly how to attack a debt collectors case and protect your rights.

Practice Areas, Debt Defense

Winning a Debt Defense Case

BERNHARDT RILEY Winning a Debt Defense Case If you win …

Practice Areas, Debt Defense

Credit Card or Financed Purchase

BERNHARDT RILEY Credit Card or Financed Purchase If you have …

Practice Areas, Debt Defense

Car Loan Debt

BERNHARDT RILEY Car Loan Debt Auto deficiency lawsuits can be …

Practice Areas, Debt Defense

Debt Collection Harassment

BERNHARDT RILEY Debt Collection Harassment Collection companies are governed by …

Real Estate Litigation Blog

Whether you’re a condominium owner or a Homeowner’s Association our skills and attention to detail are devoted to your contested issues and real estate needs.

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Land Disputes

BERNHARDT RILEY Land Disputes Boundary Disputes Disagreements over the location …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Tax Certificates & Tax Deeds

BERNHARDT RILEY Tax Certificates & Tax Deeds Certificates & Deeds …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Failure To Disclose

BERNHARDT RILEY Failure To Disclose Seller’s Duty to disclose under Johnson …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Landlord/Tenant Issues

BERNHARDT RILEY Landlord/Tenant Issues Florida law requires very specific timelines …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Florida Condominium Law

BERNHARDT RILEY Florida Condominium Law Whether you are an HOA …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Mechanics Lien

BERNHARDT RILEY Mechanics Lien The Florida legislature enacted the Florida …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Toxic Mold & Water Intrusions

BERNHARDT RILEY Toxic Mold & Water Intrusions Toxic Mold Water …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Bed Bug Infestation

BERNHARDT RILEY Bed Bug Infestation Bed bug infestations have resulted …

Practice Areas, Real Estate Litigation

Estate Planning

BERNHARDT RILEY Estate Planning Planning and preparation are important elements …

Business Litigation Blog

Protecting yourself and your financial assets is an important part of your business, and we are here to help you every step of the way.

Practice Areas, Business Litigation

Choosing a Commercial Litigation Law Firms

BERNHARDT RILEY Choosing a Commercial Litigation Law Firms Whether you …

Practice Areas, Business Litigation

Understanding Florida Deceptive Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA)

BERNHARDT RILEY Understanding Florida Deceptive Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) …

Personal Injury Blog

Contact us to discuss whether you are entitled to compensation for injuries suffered in a car accident or while on the property of a business.

Practice Areas, Personal Injury

Auto Accidents

BERNHARDT RILEY Auto Accidents Unfortunately, most of us will be …

Practice Areas, Personal Injury

Premises Liability

BERNHARDT RILEY Premises Liability Personal Injuries sustained due to the …