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Charles Paul-Thomas Phoenix

Charles Paul-Thomas Phoenix

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business, Real Estate, Corporate & Incorporation, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Real Estate: 25%
    15 years
  2. Business: 25%
    15 years
  3. Litigation: 25%
    15 years
  4. Corporate & Incorporation: 15%
  5. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 10%
    7 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350/hour), Contingent (20-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

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    Rahuldev Pagidipati
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    Scott Moorey Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Rhodes Tucker

University Park
12800 University Drive, Suite 530
Fort Myers, FL, 33907-5335

Rhodes Tucker

Islander Center
2407 Periwinkle Way, Suite 6
Sanibel, FL, 33957

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200105/07/2015
MIActive And In Good Standing200006/27/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Florida Bar Board Certified Real Estate LawyerThe Florida Bar2009
Recent Alumni Award (for significant accomplishment)Wayne State University Alumni Association2006
Board of Governors ScholarshipWayne State University Law School1998
Board of Governors ScholarshipWayne State University Law School1997
Arthur F. Lederle ScholarshipWayne State University Law School1996
Board of Governors ScholarshipWayne State University Law School1996
State of Michigan Competitive ScholarshipState of Michigan Department of Education1995
Dean's ListWayne State University School of Business Administration1995
Dean's ListWayne State University School of Business Administration1995
Dean's ListWayne State University School of Business Administration1995
Board of Governors ScholarshipWayne State University1995
Summa Cum Laude graduateWayne State University School of Business Administration1995
Golden Key National Honor Society--KPMG Scholar AwardGolden Key National Honor Society and KPMG Peat Marwick1995
Golden Key National Honor SocietyGolden Key National Honor Society1995
Beta Gamma SigmaBeta Gamma Sigma1995
State of Michigan Competitive ScholarshipState of Michigan Department of Education1994
Dean's ListWayne State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences1994
Dean's ListWayne State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences1994
Dean's ListWayne State University School of Business Administration1994
KPMG Peat Marwick--Wayne State University Alumni ScholarsipWayne State University1994
State of Michigan Competitive ScholarshipState of Michigan Department of Education1994
Mannix Memorial ScholarshipWayne State University1994
Board of Governors ScholarshipWayne State University1994
Dean's ListUniversity of Detroit College of Arts1988
State of Michigan Competitive ScholarshipState of Michigan Department of Education1987
Dean's ListUniversity of Detroit College of Arts1987

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerRhodes Tucker2013 - Present
LawyerPhoenix File & Pagidipati PLLC2010 - 2013
LawyerPhoenix Law PA2003 - 2010
AssociateGunster Yoakley & Stewart P.A.2001 - 2002
LawyerPavese Law2001 - 2002
AssociateDeloitte & Touche1999 - 2000
AssociatePentiuk, Couvreur & Kobiljak PC1997 - 2000
AssociatePrice Waterhouse1995 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh CircuitAdmitted to Court2009 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2007 - Present
U.S. Tax CourtAdmitted to Court2006 - Present
U.S. District Court, Middle District of FloridaAdmitted to Court2002 - Present
Lee County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
The Florida BarMember2001 - Present
Michigan Association of Certified Public AccountantsMember2000 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember2000 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of MichiganAdmitted to Court2000 - Present
Florida Middle District Bankruptcy CourtAdmitted to CourtN/A
Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate & Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Tax SectionMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Michigan State Bar, Real Property and Trust Law SectionMemberN/A
Michigan State Bar, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Business Law SectionMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re: Sarah E. BAKER, Debtor, 590 F.3d 1261 (C.A.11 (Fla.))11th Circuit overruled lower court holdings

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
American Bar Association JournalOn MDPs, CPAs and More2001
The Detroit NewsEstate tax prevents American ‘royalty2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Alabama School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2012
University of Michigan Stepen M. Ross School of BusinessBusiness AdministrationMBA - Masters of Business Administration2006
Wayne State University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Wayne State UniversityBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Nuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy LawNuts and Bolts of Bankruptcy Law2009
Bankruptcy interview with CBS affiliateThe affects of foreclosures and obtaining counsel2008
Title Insurance Issues from Contract to Closing"What Risks are Covered, Endorsements and Title Standards"2007
Florida Real Estate Title Issues"Understanding Easements, Endorsements and Title Standards"2006
Commercial Real Estate Transactions in Florida: Negotiation to Closing"Negotiating a Commercial Transaction"2006