Category: Firm News

MSG Brings on New Litigation and Bankruptcy Attorney Thomas Zeichman

June 15, 2017

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. is pleased to announce the newest addition to the firm, Thomas Zeichman, who has experience in the areas of complex commercial litigation, business law, and bankruptcy law, including the representation of purchasers and sellers of distressed assets through bankruptcy, receiverships, and assignments for the benefit of creditors. Mr. Zeichman is AV Preeminent® rated […]

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Adam Marshall Speaks to CBS12 on Recent Closures of Large Retailers

April 9, 2017

MSG Law’s very own Adam Marshall was featured on CBS12 this morning on the future of malls and recent closures of some the nation’s largest retailers. Adam  is a founding member of Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. and is licensed to practice in both Florida and Ohio.  Mr. Marshall is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell, a testament to […]

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Successful Arbitration Award by MSG Litigators Ruben Socarras and Andrew Fine featured in Law360

February 20, 2017

As a follow up to the Arbitration Award entered in MSG’s client’s favor on October 14, 2016, Law360 has published an article following the recent California federal court’s approval of the $3.2 million arbitration award.  MSG litigators Ruben Socarras and Andrew Fine successfully litigated the case and ultimately prevailed following the one-week arbitration in Los Angeles, CA. […]

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MSG’s Ruben E. Socarras Named a 2017 Florida Super Lawyer in area of Business Litigation

January 10, 2017
Ruben E. Socarras Boca Raton Business Lawyer

Ruben E. Socarras, one of Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s founders and members, has been selected to the 2017 edition of Florida Super Lawyers in the area of Business Litigation.  This marks the 8th year straight that Mr. Socarras has been named a Super Lawyer.  Mr. Socarras is devoted to representing individuals and businesses in state and federal courts throughout Florida […]

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MSG Law Participates in YMCA Corporate Cup Challenge

December 1, 2016
MSG Team at YMCA Corporate Cup Challenge

Marshall Socarras Grant, PL (MSG Law) and its attorneys/staff recently participated in the YMCA’s 2016 Corporate Cup Challenge – where after day of competition against other local and national companies, MSG Law finished in third place! The Corporate Cup Challenge is an olympic-style, co-ed team-building, opponent-taunting, skills-flaunting, event promoting health and wellness in the workplace in […]

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MSG Law’s Andrew Fine successfully resolves Real Estate Dispute for NFL Athletes

November 29, 2016

Marshall Socarras Grant of Counsel, J. Andrew Fine, along with co-counsel Daniel Devallier of New Orleans, sucessfully settled claims on behalf of a number past and current NFL athletes against individuals who solicited these athletes to participate in an ill-fated real estate investment.  The claims were part of a larger overall case that had been pending […]

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MSG Law Litigators Ruben Socarras and Andrew Fine Secure $3.4 Million Binding Arbitration Award

October 17, 2016
Binding Arbitration Award

In a hotly contested international contractual dispute tried in California before a three-arbitrator panel of the American Arbitration Association and International Center for Dispute Resolution, Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s (MSG Law) litigation attorneys Ruben E. Socarras and Andrew Fine successfully obtained an award in favor of their client totaling approximately $3,400,000.00 in damages, prejudgment interest, and attorneys’ fees and costs.  MSG […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. Has Moved!

August 4, 2016
MSG Boca Raton Law Office

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. has moved its offices to a new larger and improved space! We are now in Suite 200, just next door to our old office at 197 S Federal Hwy in Boca Raton. View more pictures of our new office on Facebook. Come visit us in beautiful East Boca near Palmetto Park […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. makes the South Florida Business Journal’s Top 100 Law Firms List

June 9, 2016
Top Law Firms in South Florida

The South Florida Business Journal published its Top 100 Law Firms list in its May 27, 2016-June 2, 2016 issue.  Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L., based in Boca Raton, Florida, placed 88th on the list.  South Florida law firms were ranked by total number of attorneys in the South Florida region, then by total number of partners/shareholders/members in the region, […]

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Ruben Socarras featured in Daily Business Review front-page article – Auction Error Ends With $1.5M Tab for Nonbuyer

May 27, 2016
Eric Isicoff and Ruben Socarras

Samantha Joseph, Daily Business Review Eric Isicoff of Isicoff, Ragatz & Koenigsberg and Ruben Socarras of Marshall Socarras Grant.Jill Kahn Maybe it was the speed of the auctioneer’s prattle, the thrill of bids rising in $100,000 increments or the rush to snag a multimillion-dollar mansion at a discount, but the buyer with a NASCAR pedigree […]

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MSG Law Sponsors Jorge Nation Foundation’s 5th Annual White Party Fundraiser

May 24, 2016
Ruben Socarras - Jorge Nation Foundation's 5th Annual White Party Fundraiser

Marshall Socarras Grant, PL was once again one of the leading sponsors for the Jorge Nation Foundation Inc.’s (JNF) 5th Annual White Party Fundraiser that was held on May 21, 2016 at the W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  JNF is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to raising funds to send children and their families on […]

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Compensation Twist – Featured in South Florida Business & Wealth

March 30, 2016
South Florida Business and Wealth Feature

By Arnie Rosenberg You won’t find Marshall Socarras Grant calling itself a “boutique” law firm. Instead, the 12 attorneys refer to themselves as a “growing” firm. “We don’t want to pigeonhole ourselves in one specialty or practice area,” explains Adam Marshall, one of the firm’s founders. “We’re trying to give our clients the full experience. […]

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Adam Marshall, Ruben E. Socarras, and Joe Grant selected to Florida Trend’s Legal Elite 2016

March 29, 2016
Florida Legal Elite

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. is proud to announce that Adam Marshall, Ruben E. Socarras, and Joe Grant, founders and members of MSG Law, were each recently selected to the Florida Trend’s Legal Elite list for 2016 – they will each be listed in the July Issue of Florida Trend magazine.

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MSG’s Ruben E. Socarras selected as 2016 Florida Super Lawyer – Business Litigation

January 13, 2016
Florida Super Lawyers

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. would like to congratulate Ruben E. Socarras, one of firm’s founders and members, for being selected in the 2016 edition of Florida Super Lawyers.   This marks the 7th year straight that Mr. Socarras has been named a Super Lawyer in the area of Business Litigation. Mr. Socarras is devoted to representing individuals and businesses in […]

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MSG Successfully Appeals Denial of Motion to Vacate Void Final Judgment

August 26, 2015

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. (MSG) is excited to have been part of another successful appeal before the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeals, which resulted in the reversal of the lower court’s denial of a motion to vacate a void final judgment entered in a business/civil litigation matter.  MSG would like to congratulate litigation attorneys Ruben […]

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Ruben E. Socarras selected to 2015 Florida Super Lawyers for Business Litigation, and finalist for SFBW’s 2015 Up & Comer Awards

April 22, 2015

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. is proud to announce that Ruben E. Socarras, one of firm’s founders and members, has been named to the 2015 edition of Florida Super Lawyers in the area of Business Litigation, and selected as a finalist for South Florida Business & Wealth (SFBW) magazine’s 2015 Up & Comer Awards taking place […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. attorneys successfully prevent over $2 million dollar invasion of client’s living trust.

February 2, 2015

  Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. (MSG) litigation attorneys Andrew Fine and Ruben E. Socarras successfully defended against a proceedings supplementary action to invade a client’s revocable living trust in Miami, Florida.  The Plaintiff in the case sought to take over $2,000,000 from the trust to satisfy a judgment against the trustee’s son, claiming that there […]

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Ruben E. Socarras recognized as Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment Law

January 2, 2015

Recently, Ruben E. Socarras, a member and founder of Marshall Socarras Grant, PL, was recognized by Martingale Hubbel as Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment Law because of his AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a testament to experience in the field.  Mr. Socarras is devoted to representing individuals and businesses in state and federal […]

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Joe M. Grant, Finalist for DBR’s Most Effective Lawyer 2013

September 28, 2014

Joe M. Grant, Esq. of Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. was recently featured in The Daily Business Review’s “Most Effective Lawyers” 2013 Publication, as a result of becoming a finalist for DBR’s Most Effective Lawyer in the area of Distressed Real Estate.  Mr. Grant was recognized for playing a central and key part in the representation in the […]

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Ruben E. Socarras named to 2014 Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Stars List

September 20, 2014

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. (MSG) is proud to announce that Ruben E. Socarras, one of its Managing Members, has been elected for a fifth consecutive year to the Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Stars list in the area of Business Litigation. While up to five percent of the lawyers in Florida are named to Super Lawyers, no […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. selected as Finalist for “Law Firm of the Year” in the Leaders in Law Awards

November 4, 2013

We are excited to announce that Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. has been selected as a finalist in the Leaders In Law Awards as “Law Firm of the Year,” in the category of firms having 25 lawyers or less.  The Leaders in Law Awards is a unique awards program created by Lifestyle Media Group to honor […]

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Experienced Litigation Attorney Robert C. Streit joins Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.

October 26, 2013

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. is pleased to announce the addition of Robert C. Streit as a new litigation attorney to the firm. A member of the Florida, New York and New Jersey Bars, Mr. Streit has practiced for nine years and represents clients in matters involving all aspects of civil and commercial litigation. Mr. Streit received […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. Featured in Wall Street Journal’s, Dow Jones DBR Small Cap Newsletter

October 1, 2013

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. was recently featured in this week’s Wall Street Journal’s, Dow Jones DBR Small Cap Newsletter, Mover of the Week column. Mover Of The Week Boutique Florida Law Firms Find Harmony With Merger By Stephanie Gleason Earlier this year, Adam Marshall and Joe Grant decided it was time to expand the boutique […]

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Former Versace Mansion Successfully Sold at Auction and Approved for $41.5 million

September 23, 2013

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s (MSG) representation of Casa Casuarina LLC in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding recently led to the successful auction sale of the iconic former Versace Mansion on Miami Beach, Florida.   The successful bid of $41.5 million at the September 17, 2013 auction was made by VM South Beach, LLC and was subsequently […]

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Adam D. Marshall named to Florida Trend Legal Elite for 2013

August 21, 2013

Adam Marshall, one of Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s founders and Managing Members, has been named to the 2013 edition of Florida Trend Legal Elite.  The website and magazine can be found by clicking this link, or visit here to directly view the Florida Trend Legal Elite 2013 Magazine. Mr. Marshall focuses his practice on matters dealing with […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s Members in Forbes’ Online Bankruptcy Article

August 20, 2013

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s members Adam Marshall and Joe Grant have been featured in Forbes’ Entrepreneurs Section and recent online article.  Click here to see the entire article, or read it below.    Cameron Keng, Contributor for Forbes How To Bounce Back From Bankruptcy & The Loss Of Your Home Failure isn’t something that most […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. Featured in Sun-Sentinel, and Other News Outlets

August 19, 2013

Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. has been featured in the Sun-Sentinel’s Business Section on July 19, 2013, wherein the merger between Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. and Marshall Grant, P.L., as well as the representation of owner of the former Versace Mansion in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy, are highlighted.  The Sun-Sentinel article can be […]

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Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. assists with Ch. 11 Bankruptcy of Former Versace Mansion -Auction Sale Scheduled

July 16, 2013

After complex negotiations, Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L.’s efforts in the high-profile Chapter 11 Bankruptcy of the owner of the former Versace Mansion on Ocean Drive in South Beach resulted in Court approval of procedures for an auction sale of the mansion that is currently scheduled for Sept. 17, 2013. The landmark property was once owned […]

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Marshall Grant P.L. Merges with Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A., Expanding to a Seven-Attorney Boutique Firm

July 1, 2013

We are pleased to announce that, effective July 1, 2013, Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. has merged with the Boca Raton law firm Marshall Grant P.L., forming Marshall Socarras Grant P.L. (“MSG”).  MSG will now offer clients leading services in the areas of Business and Complex Commercial Litigation, Corporate law, Bankruptcy law, Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring law, […]

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An AV® Preeminent™ Rated Law Firm

Founders Adam D. Marshall, Ruben E. Socarras and Joe M. Grant of Marshall Socarras Grant, P.L. are all rated AV Preeminent® from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest peer rating standard. This rating signifies that the lawyer’s reviewed peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. […]

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Injunctions Can Be Useful Tools in Commercial and Business Litigation

April 5, 2013

Many clients often ask us whether they are able to obtain an injunction in thier cases or defend against one that one is trying to have entered against them.  Athough injunctions, commonly referred to as restraining orders in some cases, are very powerful tools in litigation, they are often misunderstood by the general public or misapplied by many […]

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Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. Named for Fourth Consecutive Year to Florida Super Lawyers

January 14, 2013

Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. is pleased to announce that Boca Raton litigation attorney and managing partner Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. has been elected to the Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for 2013 for a third consecutive year, in the areas of business/commercial litigation, employment law, and personal injury law.

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In a Rear-End Accident? You May Not be At Fault

November 26, 2012

For all of you that hit the roads this busy Thanksgiving Weekend, here’s something to keep in mind next time you are involved in a rear-end auto accident. The Florida’s Supreme Court issued an opinion on Nov. 21, 2012 affecting the longstanding presumption of negligence rule involving rear-end motor vehicle accidents, which means the rear […]

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Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. featured in ALM 2012 South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers

September 28, 2012

  Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. is proud to announce that Ruben E. Socarras has been named and featured in the 2012 edition of ALM South Florida’s Top Rated Lawyers. Get a copy in the Sept. 28, 2012 Wall Street Journal, Miami Herald and Daily Business Review. Visit http://www.law.com/jsp/law/ads.jsp?p=southflorida_reprints to view or upload the magazine as well. […]

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The Importance of Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist (UM) Coverage

September 6, 2012

As personal injury trial lawyers, we often face insurance coverage issues and questions that impact our clients’ auto accident claim or personal injury case.  That is why decisions you make concerning your own insurance coverages well before getting into an accident can be extremely important and critical to protecting you  if you are involved in a serious […]

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How will Florida’s Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Reform Bill affect your rights?

June 9, 2012

Recently, Florida’s Legislature has passed a bill that will overhaul Florida’s PIP law which may greatly impact the rights of those involved in auto accidents.   Although the bill will likely face challenges like the prior PIP reform bills of 2001, 2003 and 2008, the new PIP changes will generally take effect on January 1, 2013. As a victim in […]

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Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. elected to Florida Super Lawyers, Rising Stars 2012

May 31, 2012

Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. is pleased to announce that Boca Raton litigation attorney and managing partner Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. has been elected to the Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for 2012 for a third consecutive year, in the areas of business/commercial litigation, employment law, and personal injury law.  The “Rising […]

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Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. receives “AV® Preminent Rating”

July 19, 2011

Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. is glad to announce that Boca Raton attorney Ruben E. Socarras, Esq. recently received an “AV® Preminent Rating” by Martindale Hubbell.  An “AV” certification rating is the highest rating provided by Martindale-Hubbell – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him/her at the highest level of […]

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Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. is Moving its Boca Raton, FL Office

June 28, 2011

Beginning July 5, 2011, Law Office of Ruben E. Socarras, P.A. will be moving its offices and will be located in Royal Palm Plaza in downtown Boca Raton. The firm’s new address will be 101 Plaza Real S., Suite 207 Boca Raton, FL 33432.  Our office will be conveniently located in the heart of Downtown […]

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