Getting Paid from Your Own Client: To Sue or Not to Sue


March 24, 2015 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST

This course, presented by the Business Litigation CLE Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, is expected to receive 1.0 CLER / 1.0 Bus. Litigation Certification credits from The Florida Bar.

Key topics to be discussed:

  • Best Retainer Agreement provisions
  • Best practices to avoid disputes
  • Florida Bar fee arbitration
  • Charging and Retaining liens
  • Suing your former client for payment; the pros and cons



Dana Spader, Esq., Reid Burman Lebedeker Chair, Employment Law CLE Committee

Panel Discussion
Led by Andrew Loewenstein, Esq., and Melissa Zinkil, Esq., Akerman (WPB), plus input from leaders in the LGBT community.