Jeff Respler is a shareholder of the firm and has been practicing in the area of commercial litigation since 1998. He is admitted to the Bar in Florida, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Courts for Southern Florida and New Jersey.
Mr. Respler’s practice encompasses all facets of litigation, and primarily includes the representation of homeowners associations and developers in the negotiation, mediation, and litigation of construction and design-defect claims and related matters. His practice also includes appellate work; successful appellate decisions include: Comcast of Florida, L.P. v. L’Ambiance Beach Condominium Association, Inc., 17 So.3d 839 (Fla. 4th DCA 2009), and Capco Properties, LLC v. Monterey Gardens of Pinecrest Condominium, Inc., 982 So.2d 1211 (Fla. 3d DCA 2008).
Mr. Respler graduated from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in 1998, where he was named a Mack Scholar for “outstanding academic credentials and demonstrated potential for success in the legal profession.” At Cardozo, Mr. Respler was a member of the Innocence Project, the national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted people through DNA testing, and the esteemed Cardozo Arts and Entertainment Law Journal.
As an undergraduate, Mr. Respler was a Henry Rutgers Scholar at Rutgers University. He was an undergraduate associate of the Eagleton Institute of Politics, as well as a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, the National History Honor Society (Phi Alpha Theta) and the National Political Science Honor Society (Pi Sigma Alpha).
In 2011, Mr. Respler was the keynote speaker at the Yom Hashoa Holocaust Memorial Service at the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center, where he received a Proclamation from the City of Aventura.