Miami Contracts Lawyer

Contract Formation Attorneys Based in Miami-Dade County

Contracts are agreements between two or more parties, which range from structuring a fee arrangement for services rendered to outlining specific duties to be performed in exchange for valid consideration. In order to form a contract, there must be an offer, an acceptance, and valid consideration, which means there must be a benefit which must be bargained for between the parties.

While Florida is an at-will employment state, which means the employer or employee may terminate the relationship for any reason at any time, employers often require agreements from employees, which may include clauses of non-competition, non-solicitation, and confidentiality. Under Florida law, continued employment is considered sufficient consideration for these agreements. It is often beneficial for the parties to seek the advice of counsel prior to signing these agreements as there can usually be areas of negotiation to be addressed.

When dealing with a breach of contract claim, it is necessary to take prompt and decisive action. A breach of contract entails a party’s failure to fulfill their side of the bargain and can result in serious damages, including injunctive relief and monetary damages, which may include the recovery of attorneys’ fees and costs if covered by the terms of the agreement.

Attorneys at BT Law Group have extensive experience advising clients about, drafting, evaluating, and litigating contracts as well as defending clients in breach of contract claims. If you need assistance navigating this complex area of the law, please contact the attorneys at BT Law Group.

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Our Process
1.
Investigate

As a first step, your assigned legal team will gather and review records related to your claim, including any employment contract or offer letter, time sheets, any relevant communications, and any disciplinary actions, including performance improvement plans or termination paperwork.

These documents will help your attorneys evaluate your claims and develop a strategy to obtain the best results for your situation.

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Formulate

Once your legal team completes the initial investigation, they will work with you to determine the best legal strategy for your situation. Your legal team will make recommendations and will work with you to formulate the most effective approach to obtain your desired outcome.

3.
Advocate

After you and your legal team formulate the strategy, your legal team will advocate on your behalf to obtain your desired outcome. This could include negotiating a separation package, engaging in pre-suit negotiations, sending a demand letter, and/or filing a charge of discrimination or lawsuit on your behalf.

The attorneys at BT Law are experienced trial lawyers and will advocate for your rights in the courtroom as necessary.

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Jason and Anisley are one of the best decisions someone can make given the situation. They are knowledgeable, transparent, proactive and communicate with their clients. I have dealt with other attorneys in the past and I’m always frustrated because you don’t get information or you have to chase the attorney and staff down that’s not the case with them.

In finding the right lawyers to represent you, you want to have mutual respect and understanding for each other and clear communication to achieve your goals. BT Law Group is just that. They not only represented me to their fullest abilities, but went above and beyond to truly understand my goals and priorities and provide sound legal advice to achieve such. It was a pleasure working with both Anisley and Jason, I’d highly recommend them.

We very much enjoyed BT Law Group’s founding partner, Anisley Tarragona service and attention to detail. From the onset her approach was practical and conscious of providing the best legal advice while being mindful of suggesting cost effective, conservative solutions. We find her to be a great business partner to service all our employment related legal needs.

I received a prompt and very professional service by the BT Law Group. Ms Tarragona provides tailored advice in the best interest of the client. She was meticulous and explained the pros and cons of my case in very simple terms which allowed me to consider and take the best decision. Very happy with the service. Highly recommended.

Absolutely wonderful and professional services. Represented my mom in a caring and personalized manner. Knowledgeable and ethical. Thank you!

I always consult BT Law Group for employment law matters. They are responsive, practical and efficient. I recommend them to colleagues and friends.

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Jason D. Berkowitz is a Founding Partner of BT Law Group, PLLC. Prior to starting BT Law, Mr. Berkowitz was a Partner in the Miami office of a national labor and employment law firm where he represented management exclusively.
Anisley Tarragona is a founding partner of BT Law Group, PLLC. Prior to starting BT Law, Ms. Tarragona worked in the Miami office of a national labor and employment law firm where she represented management exclusively. Ms. Tarragona, who was born and raised in Cuba, is fluent in Spanish.
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