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Michael Robert Cavendish

Michael Robert Cavendish

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Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Litigation: 100%

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Contact Info

Gunster

225 Water Street
Suite 1750
Jacksonville, FL, 32202-5137

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199805/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Commercial LitigationBest Lawyers in America2012
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2012
Banking & Finance LitigationBest Lawyers in America2011
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2011
Top Lawyer - Complex Commercial Litigation904 Magazine2010
The Lawdragon 3000Lawdragon Magazine2010
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2008
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2007
Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2006
The Lawdragon 3000Lawdragon Magazine2006
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2005
Florida Bar Journal Margaret Sanders Writing AwardThe Florida Bar2000

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGunster2007 - Present
PartnerBoyd & Jenerette2004 - 2007
AssociateMcGuireWoods1998 - 2004

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar FoundationFellow2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationChair, Ethics Subcommittee, Trial Evidence Committee2007 - 2008
The Florida BarMember, Civil Procedure Rules Committee2003 - 2007
Order of the CoifFlorida Chapter1998 - Present
American Inns of CourtAlumnus1998 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Goebert v. Lee County, Florida et. al.Result on appeal
Washington Mutual Bank v. American Financial Network, Inc.Result at federal trial court
Cytodyne Technologies, Inc. v. Biogenic Technologies, Inc.Result at federal trial court

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Jacksonville Business JournalResolve to Treat Legal Issues Like a Business2011
Florida Civil Trial Practice, 8th EditionOrders and Judgments2010
Business Litigation in Florida, 7th EditionPunitive and Lost Profits Damages2010
The BencherAn Elegant Breviary2010
National Law JournalCorporate Warfare Has to Make Business Sense These Days2009
The BencherAgainst All Flags2009
The Florida Bar JournalThe Concept of Arbitrability2008
Evidence in Florida, 7th EditionParol Evidence Rule2008
Florida Civil Practice Before Trial, 8th EditionStatutes of Limitation2008
National Law JournalToward a zero litigation theory2008
The Florida Bar JournalFoundations of the Procuring Cause Doctrine2007
The Florida Bar JournalFlorida Common Law Jurisprudence2007
Florida Coastal Law ReviewDiagonal Authority2007
The Federal LawyerChaining Bellerophon2007
National Law JournalDucks & Drakes2007
Florida Coastal Law ReviewThe College Point Principle2006
The Florida Bar JournalFortress Arbitration2006
The BencherThe Iconoclast Ethic2006
The BencherAd Fontes, Ad Astra, Ad Clementia2006
The Florida Bar JournalRenovating Azam: Reliance in Real Estate Torts2005
The BencherCivility in Written Advocacy2005
The Florida Bar JournalCase of the Year2002
The Florida Bar JournalUnderstanding the First to File Rule2001
The Florida Bar JournalAvoiding Illegal Trademark Transfers2000
The Florida Bar JournalViatical Settlement Contracts2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJ.D. with Honors1998
University of FloridaAnthropologyM.A.1995
Florida State UniversityAnthropologyB.Sci.1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
General MeetingMicrojurisprudence2010
General MeetingManaging Passive Law2010
Law DayThe Tinker's Heirs2009