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Waterway Black

Waterway Black P.A. is a trial firm based in Fort Lauderdale. We represent companies and individuals in all aspects of civil litigation throughout Florida. Our clients depend on our counsel and support from claim investigation and analysis through trial in state and federal courts. We offer experienced advocacy and outstanding service to clients in the areas of business litigation, personal injury, product liability, railroad defense, transportation litigation, moving company lawsuits, coordinating counsel/litigation management, and risk management.

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Before forming Waterway Black in 2013, our founding partners built successful trial practices at a sophisticated international litigation and business law firm. Combining this background with a passion for client service, a zeal for efficiency, and a flair for law and courtroom technology, the attorneys of Waterway Black are ideally positioned to achieve best possible results on a small business budget.

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RescissionKelsey Black secures the rescission of a commercial lease and $30,000 in damages (all lease payments, plus damages spent on improvements and permitting fees) on behalf of a business owner tenant who leased an office space that, unbeknownst to him, had never been legally permitted by the City of Hialeah.

The tenant received all of his requested damages without having to file a lawsuit.

Due to a very strong worded demand letter and successful negotiations, Kelsey Black’s client has been made whole by the landlord and able to open his business in a larger, modern space that does not have permitting issues.

non-compete-agreementWaterway Black successfully enforced a noncompete agreement on behalf of a transportation client without the client having to file a lawsuit. Through aggressive and strategic action, we prosecuted the company’s claim and negotiated a favorable settlement without having to initiate formal court proceedings.

The settlement is another example of Waterway Black’s ability to leverage practical business sense with vibrant legal skill to achieve cost-efficient results that add value to our clients’ businesses.