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
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska

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 – ACC Team Host, Camping World Bowl, Team Selection Committee Member, Associate Board of Directors Member
  • International Society of Primerus Attorneys

Practice Areas:

  • Commercial/Business Litigation
  • Debt Collection
  • Construction Law
  • Professional Liability
  • Fraud Litigation
  • Employment 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.
  • “Collections 101: An Attorney’s Guide for Contractors”, Florida Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Contractors Association.
  • “Fraud in Equipment Leasing and Finance”, Equipment Leasing and Finance Association.
  • “Status of Solar Energy in Florida”, German-American Chamber of Commerce.
  • “Legal Issues Involving Solar PV Projects and How to Avoid Them”, German-American Chamber of Commerce Solar PV Rollout Conference.
  • “Best Practices for Credit Managers”, National Association of Credit Managers.
  • “Update on Construction and Insurance Law”, IRMI Construction Risk Conference.
  • “Solar PV Projects’ Hidden Dangers: How to Harness the Sun’s Energy Without Getting Burned”, World Renewable Energy Forum.
  • “Trends in Insurance Coverage Litigation”, Florida Liability Claims Conference.
  • “Managing Cross Border Legal Matters”, Association of Corporate Counsel Europe, London, England.
  • “Cross Border Considerations in Business Transactions”, Association of Corporate Counsel International Legal Affairs Committee, Nashville, TN.
  • "Cyber Security Risk and Business Opportunities", Primerus International Convocation, Law as impediment-or facilitator-to International Business.
  • "The Dark Side of Global Trade: Protecting Your Brand From Global Threats," Primerus International Convocation, The Law As Business Collaborator-Delivering Innovation and Value on a Disruptive Global Stage.
  • “Using U.S. Discovery Laws in Non-U.S. Cases,” Association of Corporate Counsel-Europe seminar on Latest Developments in International Commercial Law. Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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