“There’s not much I haven’t litigated from commercial real estate litigation and transactions to collecting damages in class-action lawsuits,” Lanigan said. “I’ve worked on just about every kind of contract or lawsuit that you can think of.”
Eric Lanigan is experienced in handling bankruptcy, residential and commercial real estate litigation, corporate reorganization, mortgage issues, securities losses and has helped businesses of all sizes facing financial distress.
The Florida economy provides economic challenges with a real estate market that is constantly changing. Real estate investors and property owners from around the world own land, homes and businesses in Florida. Eric Lanigan is happy to help people from across the U.S., Asia, Europe, Central America, South America.
Eric handles sophisticated corporate and securities matters for domestic businesses and high net worth individuals. Attorney Eric Lanigan has represented clients in complex litigation matters including white collar appeals and white collar crime.
Eric has represented creditors, trustees, lenders, committees, and corporations, families, individuals and asset acquirers. Eric deploys legal solutions ranging from negotiation to litigation, reorganization, liquidation, and acquisition. A tough and aggressive attorney, Eric Lanigan is committed to fighting for what clients want. But Eric knows the law and when to negotiate to prevent a lawsuit when possible.
Distressed businesses struggling with a legacy of undetected or unresolved legal problems tend to also have financial issues which if not addressed and repaired can impede or doom prospects of recovery.
Eric advises clients on organizational and management structure, fiduciary duty obligations, sales and acquisitions, fraudulent transfers, voidable preferences, property rights, compensation and employment, regulatory compliance, antitrust, intellectual property and insurances.
Drawing on decades of legal experience with Central Florida’s leaders, families and businesses, Eric commits a portion of his practice to providing general legal counsel and advice to healthy businesses. It’s important that companies of all sizes plan and prevent legal challenges that may lead to business failure. Eric Lanigan is dedicated to the success of every client and is passionate about the practice of Florida law.
Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida, Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor, 1976
Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, B.S. in Economics