Practice Areas

BP Oil Spill Claims

We at Holmes Kurnik recognize that countless Collier and Lee County businesses and individuals have experienced economic loss due to the BP Oil Spill of 2010. The recent BP settlement ruling has made funds available for those who can demonstrate that they have suffered such losses. Holmes Kurnik, P.A. will support and represent claims for the BP Oil Spill with a specialized legal service that involves no risk and no upfront fee.

Please be aware that our attorneys ensure complete confidentiality and professionalism. We are here to help eligible businesses and individuals recover any and all losses due to the BP Oil Spill. When you call us for your FREE Oil Spill Claim case evaluation, our experienced staff will quickly be able to determine if your case is potentially eligible for a recovery award. Our state-of-the-art software program designed specifically for this purpose will help analyze specific causation and calculate damages for you.

If you are eligible, you are entitled to the recently available funds—It’s that simple. A reminder that there is no upfront fee or risk with a Holmes Kurnik evaluation of your case. (In the event you ultimately recover losses/damages from the BP Oil Spill, our firm charges only a 15% contingency fee.)

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Commercial Litigation

At Holmes Kurnik, our primary objective is to help clients avoid litigation. However, when litigation is unavoidable, our clients can draw on an experienced litigation team to address their specific needs competently and aggressively.

In these trying economic times, we also understand the pressure your business is under to manage costs. That is why we pride ourselves in our ability to resolve disputes quickly and efficiently with as little disruption to your business as possible.

Our practice covers:

  • Breach of Contract Claims
  • Collection of Debt
  • Employer/Employee Disputes
  • Non-Compete Agreements
  • Non-Disclosure and Non-Circumvention Agreements
  • Landlord and Tenant Matters (Commercial and Residential)

Construction Law

The Holmes Kurnik Construction Group assists clients in all facets of construction, from the negotiation and preparation of contracts and bids, to the final resolution of construction disputes. As with the large national firms, we have the technical expertise and knowledge to ensure your claims are handled competently and proficiently. Unlike the large firms, we make sure we are keenly aware of your commercial concerns and strive to keep your legal costs at a minimum.

Our practice covers:
  • Lien Claims
  • Unpaid Invoices
  • Defective Work Claims
  • Contract Revisions
  • Contract Interpretation and Analysis

Consumer Law

The Consumer Law division of Holmes Kurnik represents victims of auto fraud, credit card fraud, FDCPA violations, and other deceptive and predatory practices.

Our practice covers:

  • Fraud and Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Auto Fraud
  • Product Liability
  • Credit/Billing Disputes
  • Predatory Lending
  • Foreclosure Defense

Family Law

At Holmes Kurnik, we understand the issues and sensitivity involved with family law and the need for speedy and assertive resolution. Our attorneys employ techniques and processes to help diffuse stressful situations and avoid unnecessary escalation while steadfastly asserting our clients' rights and demanding the best results possible.

Our practice covers:

  • Dissolution of Marriage
  • Child Custody Disputes
  • Paternity Actions
  • Modifications of Spousal Support
  • Modifications of Child Support
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • Relocation Issues
  • Restraining Orders and Domestic Violence

Intellectual Property

Protecting your company's intellectual property rights is an important cog in a coordinated business strategy. At Holmes Kurnik, we provide an integrated service on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property issues.

Our attorneys have extensive experience in protecting and defending intellectual property rights, and the requisite knowledge to assist our clients in developing effective strategies to exploit their intellectual property assets.

Our practice covers:
  • Copyright Infringement Claims
  • Trademark Infringement Claims
  • Preparation and Filing of Copyright Applications
  • Preparation and Filing of Trademark and Service Mark Applications
  • Responses to Office Actions by the Trademark Office
  • Issuance of Cease and Desist Orders
  • Cybersquatting/Domain Name Disputes

Corporate Law

Holmes Kurnik's corporate practice attorneys provide a broad range of business services and expertise to corporations of all sizes. Holmes Kurnik has many separate practice areas that fall under the general purview of corporate law, including:
  • Mergers and Acquisitions;
  • Corporate Transactions and Governance;
  • Commercial Borrowing and Lending; and
  • Intellectual Property
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