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Bernhard Law Firm PLLC

A litigation firm focusing on trial and appeals in business and financial disputes. Bernhard Law Firm handles fraud, financial and consumer claims, and business disputes.

In fraud matters, we combine penetrating legal strategies with compassion for clients to cure the wrongs of consumer fraud, civil theft, embezzlement, investment scams, and mortgage fraud.

In financial and consumer claims, our frontline experience in major banking and consumer finance disputes translates into novel approaches, surgical techniques, and relentless execution that maximize returns.

In business disputes, we understand the strain of business controversies as business owners. We apply exacting litigation and negotiation methods to provide quick and cost-effective results.


Miami International Attorneys, P.L.

Provides complete consultation and representation for international clientele, including legal help in real estate, business, litigation, and immigration. Miami International Attorneys, P.L., is capable of handling all the legal needs of today's international client in South Florida.



Languages spoken: Spanish, Italian

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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 35%
    7 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    7 years
  3. Banking: 30%
    7 years
  4. International Law: 5%
    7 years



Hourly ($250-350/hour), contingent (25-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes), Pro bono (10%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Bernhard Law Firm

333 SE 2nd Avenue, Suite 2000
Miami, FL, 33131



FLMember in Good Standing201006/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2016
Top 20 Attorney By Win RatePremonition2013
CALI Excellence Award in International Moot CourtUniversity of Miami School of Law2010
Dean's Fellow two (2) yearsUniversity of Miami Academic Achievement Program2010
magna cum laudeUniversity of Miami School of Law2010
John F. Evans Memorial ScholarshipUniversity of Miami School of Law2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner and Managing AttorneyBernhard Law Firm2014 - Present
AttorneyMiami International Attorneys, P.L.2012 - Present
AttorneyMiami International Attorneys2010 - Present
Judicial InternFederal Magistrate Edwin G. Torres2009 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Bar, International Law SectionMember2012 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
University of Miami International Moot Court BoardExecutive Committee Chair2009 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Knight v. MuellerMotions to Dismiss Granted
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. v. BryanN/A
Silva v. U.S. Century BankN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Florida Bar JournalDeceleration: Restarting the Expired Statute of Limitations in Mortgage Foreclosures2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A2010
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
There's No Such Thing as a Free HouseContract Deceleration2015
Foreclosure to Home Free, as 5-Year Clock ExpiresContract Deceleration2015