David Constantino

Associate

Bio

David is an attorney with over 20 years of experience.  David is licensed in both Massachusetts and Florida.  David moved to Florida in 2012 from Massachusetts where he practiced as a private attorney for 13 years.   David has worked for private law firms, the State of Florida, banking institutions, and for a financial advisory firm as an in-house attorney.  His current practice areas include real estate law, civil litigation, taxation, and insurance defense.

Education

University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
LL.M. in Taxation, 2017

Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
LL.M. in American Banking Law Studies, Concentration in Securities Regulation, 2000

Western Michigan University – Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigian
Juris Doctor, 1995

Boston University - College of Arts and Sciences, Boston, Massachusetts
B.A. in Philosophy and Psychology, 1991

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • United States District Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • United States District Court of Appeals 10th Circuit
  • United States District Court District of Colorado
  • United States District Court District of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court Southern District of Florida
  • United States Bankruptcy Court District of Massachusetts

State Courts:

  • State of Florida
  • State of Massachusetts

Notable Experience

Publications

  • "Insurance and Annuities," Boston University Annual Review of Banking Law, May 2000

 

Significant Cases

  • Sec v Credit Bancorp, Ltd. 290 F.3d 80. (2002)

Professional Certifications

  • FINRA public arbitrator
  • FINRA Series 63

Memberships

  • Member of the Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Member of the Florida Bar Association
  • Volunteer Attorney for the Immigration Legal Assistance Program (obtained asylum for political refugees) 2010-2012
  • Member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association

Recognitions

  • President of the Board of Trustees to the Federal Sq. Condominium Trust (80 units) 2008-2013
  • Secretary of the Western Michigan University - Cooley Law School Chapter of the Public Interest Law Society

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law
  • Auto Accident Litigation
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Civil Defense Litigation
  • Claim Investigations
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condominium / Homeowners' Association Law
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Bad Faith Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Probate
  • Professional Licensing
  • Property & Casualty Insurance Litigation
  • Real Estate