Stopa Law Blog

November 11, 2016

My Statement Regarding Negative Press

I’ve spent the last 9 years of my professional life defending homeowners in foreclosure cases throughout Florida.  It’s not only my career; it’s my life’s work. […]
October 6, 2016

A Fun Oral Argument in 2DCA

Here’s a video of an Oral Argument I did on 9-19-2016. I got a case dismissed based on paragraph 22 and 559.715, the Bank appealed, and, shortly […]
May 11, 2016

Oral Argument: Summary Judgment Requirements

I’ve never seen an Oral Argument where the panel informed the parties that they were going to reverse the order on review. This one – a […]
April 9, 2016

Face to Face Counseling: The Victory is Coming

About 10% of the cases I have involve an FHA mortgage.  I like these cases, because I believe the express terms of these mortgages require the […]
March 5, 2016

Jurisdictional Brief on 559.715 in Florida Supreme Court

As I recently explained, the Second District issued a published decision certifying the question of whether Fla. Stat. 559.715 is a condition precedent in a mortgage foreclosure case […]