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2023 Crim Defense Recap

2023 End of Year Recap: Success Stories in Criminal Defense

BERNHARDT RILEY 2023 End of Year Recap – Criminal Defense As we continue along in 2024, it is time to reflect on our hard work and some of our most successful criminal defense cases over the past year. Here are just a few of the highlights: 1. Attempted Murder and Robbery Charges Dropped Our client … Read More

Tampa Bay Rapper T9ine’s Attempted Murder Charge Dropped After Questionable Cellphone Evidence

At Bernhardt Riley, Attorneys at Law, PLLC, we are proud to announce a significant victory in the case of our client, Antonio Nelson, better known by his stage name, T9ine. The Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office dropped the attempted murder and felony robbery charges against the Tampa Bay-based rapper during a court hearing on Wednesday. … Read More

Hurricane Ian Leaves Major Damage in Florida: Get the Money You Deserve from Your Insurance Company with Bernhardt Riley

No one should have to go through Hurricane Ian’s aftermath alone. If you need assistance, many people and organizations can help, including the Hurricane Ian damage lawyers at Bernhardt Riley. Contact us today for a free consultation! We’re here to help you get the money you need and deserve so that you can start rebuilding … Read More

Auto Accidents

BERNHARDT RILEY Auto Accidents Unfortunately, most of us will be involved in an auto accident during our lives. If it happens to you, there are important things that you should know to ensure you receive the full compensation you may deserve. If you don’t need to be rushed to the ER, contact the police and … Read More

Premises Liability

BERNHARDT RILEY Premises Liability Personal Injuries sustained due to the negligence of a business or property owner happen to unsuspecting people everyday. They occur without warning but leave lasting pain and suffering. In general, the person injured at another’s premises must prove the extent of their injuries, and that the business/property owner: Knew or should have known … Read More

Choosing a Commercial Litigation Law Firms

BERNHARDT RILEY Choosing a Commercial Litigation Law Firms Whether you are forming a new business, running a small company, or are the CEO of a large corporation, we focus on finding proactive legal solutions that make achieving your business goals possible. Business formation – Whether you have just decided to start your own business, or have … Read More

Understanding Florida Deceptive Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA)

BERNHARDT RILEY Understanding Florida Deceptive Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) Florida Deceptive Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) The Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA) as found in Florida Statutes 501.201-501.213 protects consumers and competing businesses from anyone who engages in unfair methods of competition or deceptive practice in any trade or commerce. Such … Read More

Land Disputes

BERNHARDT RILEY Land Disputes Boundary Disputes Disagreements over the location of a property line and inaccurate legal descriptions of a purchased property often lead to boundary disputes in Florida. Whether the disputes arise from the sale of a property, a fence that has encroached onto a neighboring property, a tree that has been planted or … Read More

Tax Certificates & Tax Deeds

BERNHARDT RILEY Tax Certificates & Tax Deeds Certificates & Deeds Tax certificates will be issued in Florida by the taxing authority when the owner of real property fails to pay property taxes. In turn, these certificates are sold at public auction. It’s important to keep in mind that a tax certificate does not transfer any … Read More

Failure To Disclose

BERNHARDT RILEY Failure To Disclose Seller’s Duty to disclose under Johnson v. Davis During the sale of a property, a seller’s failure to disclose any latent issues of which the seller was aware may result in serious legal consequences. However, sellers of Florida homes or properties are not held responsible for defects of which they have … Read More