Michael J. MonchickOf Counsel
Attorney Michael J. Monchick is of counsel to the firm, specializing in the areas of construction, real estate, commercial & business transactional matters, as well as litigation in those fields. He has spent his legal career representing noteworthy companies in the construction industry and clients in real estate transactions including multi-million dollar renovations and the construction of new homes. He also represents general contractors, subcontractors and owners in all facets of construction. For many years, Mr. Monchick has represented the largest suppliers in the electrical and plumbing fields. He assists his clients in every step of a project and has extensive experience with issues involving contracts and liens. He graduated from Florida State University in 1968 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida School of Law in 1973.
Mr. Monchick is a graduate of the Army Engineer School and was selected, after graduation, to be an instructor where he served for approximately one year. His next tour of duty was in Vietnam as a First Lieutenant and staff duty officer on the general staff of Major General J.J. Ursano and, upon Gen. Ursano’s promotion to Lieutenant General and Adjutant General of the Army, was requested to serve on General Ursano’s staff at the Pentagon. He also served under Lieutenant General William J. McCaffery, the Deputy Commanding General of the Army in Vietnam. He held top secret clearance.
Mr. Monchick has also served as a mediator in construction and commercial litigation disputes.