Appraiser Defense

In today’s economic climate, appraisers are facing more potential license issues than previously. With the real estate market moving in dramatic fashion, appraisers can find themselves accused of negligence or worse in far greater numbers than ever before. Mr. Corsmeier fully understand these pressures and works with his clients in professional liability claims and DBPR matters.

Even if you are insured and your carrier has appointed a lawyer to defend you, you should have your own lawyer, experienced in these matters, looking out for your best interests.

The Law Office of Joseph A. Corsmeier defends all types of professional liability, malpractice and related cases in Florida. This may include, defending claims of breach of contract, negligence, breach of fiduciary obligation, fraud and related claims.

In professional disciplinary matters, Joseph will defend you with a goal of eliminating or minimizing any action taken against your professional license. In licensing application matters, He will provide you with guidance and representation to help you obtain a valid license in Florida as expeditiously and efficiently as possible.

If you have received an Administrative Complaint and “Election of Rights” form or other notification of an action against your license you should not delay in beginning your defense. In most cases you have only 20 days from the date you received notice of the action to decide how to proceed and make your election of rights.

Representation can also include custom designing a risk and practice management plan for your business to help minimize future risk.