Criminal Law

criminal-law Florida’s criminal laws are very rigorous and tough. From misdemeanors to felonies, individuals are held to high standards and punished severely. If you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offense, it is important to call us immediately.

At the Law Office of John Samaan, we will fight for you and attempt to have your case dismissed prior to charges being filed. We take every step to bring about the most hopeful situation, using all of our available resources to provide aggressive defense to our clients from the beginning of the case to the end. Our team has more than 15 years of combined experience defending clients in the following areas:

  • Appeals
  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Child Abuse
  • Drug Crimes
  • DUI
  • Sealing / Expunction
  • Federal Cases
  • Murder
  • Sex Crimes
  • Theft
  • White Collar Crimes

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Business Law

business-law Business relationships come in all shapes and sizes in our rapidly changing commercial world. However, not everyone lives up to their obligations and responsibilities. When a dispute arises between parties in a business context, or when a business relationship breaks down, it is important each party to the relationship has someone looking out for their legal interests.

At the Law Office of John Samaan, we offer solutions to all of your business law needs from basic to complex issues such as business formation, business dissolution, reviewing business contracts and transactions, employee rules and regulations, and complex business legal disputes.

Our solution oriented approach allows us to quickly and effectively find answers to and solve even the most complex legal issues.

We are quick-acting, pragmatic, and result-oriented. We have creatively, aggressively, effectively, and successfully represented clients in a wide variety of business disputes in state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate levels for over 15 years in the following areas:

  • Commercial Fraud
  • Investment Fraud
  • Accountant Malpractice
  • Securities Fraud
  • Commercial Misrepresentation
  • Lost Business Opportunities
  • Contract Disputes
  • Professional Negligence Causing Economic Harm

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As an experienced business litigation firm, we are prepared to aggressively assert your interests in court. We provide knowledgeable, professional and affordable legal advice to businesses of all sizes and types.

Should your case go to trial, you want representation by an attorney who brings the skill and experience for success. At the Law Office of John Samaan, we handle complex cases effectively and efficiently. We know the rules. We get the facts. We provide strong and compelling arguments to persuade the judge and jury for favorable results. Most importantly, with our proven trial record, we can usually resolve your dispute favorably and successfully by negotiation before trial.

We provide legal services in all areas of business and commercial litigation and dispute resolution from negotiating settlements, mediation, arbitration, litigation, trials, and appeals in various areas, including:


  • Breach of Contract
  • Breach of Employee Loyalty
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Corporate Dissolutions
  • Corporate Leasing Disputes
  • Distributorship and Licensing
  • Employment Litigation
  • Finance and Banking
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Fraudulent Business Transactions
  • Insurance
  • Labor and Employment
  • Media and Advertising
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Professional Services Disputes
  • Regulatory
  • Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits
  • Theft of Trade Secrets
  • Unfair Competition Claims


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