Brian L. Wagner

Background:

  • Admitted to Florida Bar 1998
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Education:

  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (B.A., History ’94)
  • University of Nebraska College of Law (J.D. ’97)

Professional and Civic Organizations:

  • Florida Bar Association
    • International Law Section
    • Business Law Section
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Metals Service Center Institute – Florida Chapter Legal Counsel
  • Florida Building Materials Association
  • Florida Citrus Sports – Hospitality Committee Chairman, Team Selection Committee Member
  • International Society of Primerus Attorneys

Practice Areas:

  • Commercial/Business Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation
  • Debt Collection
  • Construction Law
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Fraud Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • General Litigation

Publications:

  • “Employer Liability for Texting and Cell Phone Use”, Florida Building Materials Association Regional Meetings, St. Augustine, Tampa, Miami and Orlando (2014).
  • Mock Trial Presentation given to members of the London Insurance Market in the historic Lloyd’s Library, London, England. 2014.
  • “ObamaCare: What Your Business Needs to do to Prepare for the Affordable Care Act”, National Business Institute, 2014.
  • “Collections 101: An Attorney’s Guide for Contractors”, Florida Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Contractors Association, 2014.
  • “Fraud in Equipment Leasing and Finance”, Equipment Leasing and Finance Association, 2014.
  • “Status of Solar Energy in Florida”, German-American Chamber of Commerce, 2013.
  • “PIP and Lawfullness: Does Anyone Have to Follow the Rules Anymore?”,FIFEC, 2013.
  • “Claims Notes in Catastrophe Claims: Avoiding Litigation”, PCS Catastrophe Claims Conference, 2013.
  • “Property Insurance Case Law Update”, FPCC, 2013.
  • “Legal Issues Involving Solar PV Projects and How to Avoid Them”, German-American Chamber of Commerce Solar PV Rollout Conference, 2013.
  • “Best Practices for Credit Managers”, National Association of Credit Managers, 2012.
  • “Update on Construction and Insurance Law”, IRMI Construction Risk Conference, 2012.
  • “Solar PV Projects’ Hidden Dangers: How to Harness the Sun’s Energy Without Getting Burned”, World Renewable Energy Forum, 2012.
  • “General Liability Case Law Update: Procedure, Evidence and Experts”Florida Liability Claims Conference, 2011.
  • “Trends in Insurance Coverage Litigation”, Florida Liability Claims Conference, 2010.
  • “Managing Cross Border Legal Matters”, Association of Corporate Counsel Europe, London, England. 2018.
  • “Cross Border Considerations in Business Transactions”, Association of Corporate Counsel International Legal Affairs Committee, Nashville, TN. 2018.

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