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Michael I. Kean



J.D., magna cum laude, Temple University, 1992

B.A., summa cum laude, Temple University, 1989

Bar Admissions

Florida, 1993

Pennsylvania, 1993

U.S. District Court for Southern District of Florida

U.S. District Court for Middle District of Florida

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Areas of Practice

Business Disputes/Litigation

Complex Commercial Litigation

Real Estate Disputes/Litigation

Commercial Landlord-Tenant Disputes/Litigation

Construction Litigation

Construction Defects

Contract Disputes

Insurance Litigation

Contract and Business Fraud

Complex Commercial Foreclosure Matters

Employment Non-Compete and Restrictive Covenant Litigation


Former Partner Berman, Kean & Riguera

Former Partner Katz, Barron

Former Associate Ruden, McClosky, Smith, Schuster & Russell

Professional Associations and Memberships

Florida Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Broward County Bar Association (Board of Directors 2013 – present)

Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee, Former Member and Chair, 2006–2009

Awards and Recognition

AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Selected Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine

Recognized in Florida Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition

Recognized in South Florida Legal Guide, Top Lawyers