Easley Recognized by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys as among the "10 Best" for 2016 and 2017
Easley Recognized as a Power Attorney in 2017.
Easley Recognized by National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Top One Percent, in 2016 and 2017.
Easley Wins $15 Million-Plus Judgment on Appeal.
Easley Recognized Again for Excellence and Leadership 2016.
We proudly announce that Dorothy F. Easley was recognized in three publications as a top tier lawyer exemplfying excellence and leadership. More.
Easley Recognized as Expert Network Distinguished Lawyer 2016.
Easley Recognized as Rue Ratings' Best Attorneys of America, 2015.
Easley Named Among Florida's Top Lawyers in Appeals 2014
We are proud to announce that Dorothy F. Easley has again been named as a ‘2014 Super Lawyer' in Appellate Practice.
Easley Named Among South Florida's Top Lawyers in Appeals 2014
We are proud to announce that Dorothy F. Easley has received the 2014 South Florida's Top Lawyer recognition in the South Florida Legal Guide.
The Firm Is Again Named AV Preeminent 2013
We are proud to announce that American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™ have named EAP PLLC and Dorothy F. Easley as a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Appellate.
Easley Wins $12 Million Injunction Appeal
We are heartened to announce that the Firm prevailed in July 2013 in a hard-fought appeal concerning an injunction that had frozen $12 Million in bank assets for more than six months.
Easley Re-Appointed by The Florida Bar to the Appellate Certification Committee
The firm's Managing Partner,Dorothy Easley, has been re-appointed by The Florida Bar President to serve on the Appellate Certification Committee 2013-15. Easley previously served on this Committee. The Committee is charged with the responsibility of writing the rigorous examination for board certification in appellate law and approving all applications, including ethics reviews, for appellate practitioners to be allowed to sit for the examination.
Easley Named Among Florida's Top Lawyers in Health Care
We are proud to announce that American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™ have named Dorothy F. Easley as a ‘2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Health Care.
Easley Named Among South Florida's Top Lawyers in Business/Commercial Law
We are proud to announce that Dorothy F. Easley has received the 2012 ALM Recognition Among South Florida's Top Lawyers, Business / Commercial Law .
Carroll Joins the Firm as Special Counsel
We are proud to announce that Jennifer S. Carroll, also a Board Certified Appellate Expert, has joined as "Special Counsel" to Easley Appellate Practice. Please read here for more information regarding Ms. Carroll's outstanding credentials.
Easley Named to Co-Chair the Florida Appellate Practice Section 20th Anniversary Celebration Committee
We are pleased to announce that Managing Partner Dorothy F. Easley Chaired the Florida Appellate Practice Section 20th Anniversary Celebration Committee for 2012-13.
2012 Super Lawyers
We are pleased to announce that Managing Partner Dorothy F. Easley and Special Counsel Elizabeth C. Wheeler have been selected for inclusion to "Florida Super Lawyers" for 2012.
"Super Lawyers" are attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers conducts a multi-phased process that includes statewide peer nominations, peer review by practice area and independent research to identify and select attorneys for these recognitions. Only 5% of lawyers in the entire State are named to Florida Super Lawyers.
Outstanding Chair Recognition
Managing Partner Dorothy F. Easley has been recognized as an outstanding Chair of the Appellate Practice Section Public Education and Legislation Committee 2011-12. She has been asked to continue to serve as Chair of that prestigious committee for 2012-13.
Top Lawyer Honors
Congratulations to Dorothy F. Easley for being selected "Top Lawyer" by the South Florida Legal Guide professional community. South Florida Legal Guide publishes an annual peer-selected listing in the legal field and is described as "the definitive list of lawyers' lawyers."
Easley Appointed to the Appellate Practice Certification Committee 2012-15
Congratulations to Dorothy Easley for her appointment by The Florida Bar President to The Florida Bar Appellate Certification Committee 2011-12. The Appellate Certification Committee is charged wit overseeing the certification of attorneys in the area of law, professionalism and ethics in appellate practice.
Appellate Practice is the practice of law dealing with the recognition and preservation of error committed by lower tribunals, and the presentation of argument concerning the presence or absence of such error to state or federal appellate courts through brief writing, writ and motion practice, and oral argument. Appellate practice includes evaluation and consultation regarding potential appellate issues or remedies in connection with proceedings in the lower tribunal prior to the initiation of the appellate process.
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EAP PLLC settles multi-million dollar commercial foreclosures appeals
EAP PLLC wins major family law appeal.
EAP PLLC wins another major insurance coverage appeal.
EAP PLLC wins another major trademark infringement appeal on behalf of international performance group Expose'.
EAP PLLC wins multi-million dollar family law appeal in the matter of de Jesus Miranda, Ministerio Internacional Creciendo en Gracia Inc., etc. et al. v. Torres Logrera, Fla. 3d DCA Case No. 3D08-3275, pet'n for writ denied by Florida Supreme Court.
EAP PLLC wins million dollar mortgage forclosure appeal in the matter of One 79th Street Estates v. American Investment, Fla. 3d DCA Case No. 5D09-314.
EAP PLLC wins six figure insurance coverage appeal in the matter of Real Estate Investment v. Attorneys Title, Fla. 3d DCA Case No.10-600.
EAP PLLC wins family law writ of habeas corpus proceeding in Gonzalez v. Gonzalez, Fla. 5th DCA Case No. 5D10-355