Civil Litigation Employment Law Personal Injury Health Care Law
“You won’t meet with a paralegal, an insurance adjuster or a law clerk. You will meet with me. I will answer your questions, outline your options and be there for you.”
Brian P. Battaglia Law focuses his practice in the areas of Business Law, Commercial/Civil Litigation, Employment and Labor Law, Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Mediation. The legal system is complex. At Brian P. Battaglia Law, we will explain the process to you, explore with you the issues and provide you with a list of options to address your legal concerns and needs. Brian Battaglia has over 25 years of experience handling cases in state court, federal court and administrative forums. Brian is also a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit, County and Family Mediator.
In the areas of Business Law, Commercial/Civil Litigation, Brian Battaglia has significant experience handling a wide range of complex business law, commercial litigation, and general civil litigation matters. Brian Battaglia has also argued cases at every level of the Florida Court System, including successfully arguing a case before the Florida Supreme Court. In addition, he has handled many transactional matters that provide a unique insight into the complexities of various agreements and related disputes.
Brian Battaglia has also handle many types of Employment Law cases and disputes which can encompass a variety of case types and issues involving the employer or employee. The need for an experienced Employment Law attorney may arise at the start of employment, such as at the contract stage involving terms, conditions, confidentiality and non-compete matters or during the employment stage, and even thereafter. For example, non compete and confidentiality clauses often require assistance from an employment attorney either at the drafting stage, or when there is the possibility of litigation to enforce or contest the validity of the non compete agreement. Brian Battaglia has been lead counsel handling many employment matters and disputes involving labor laws, litigation and arbitration. Brian Battaglia has also represented private employers, as well as public and private employees, in employment and labor law disputes, including non-competition and trade secret litigation, retaliation claims, harassment claims, breach of employment contract claims, wage and hour claims, grievances and claims involving collective bargaining agreements.
In the area of Personal Injury Law, Brian P. Battaglia Law can assist you when an injury results from someone else’s negligence. You may be entitled to compensation for your past and future medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering, disability, disfigurement, and emotional distress. If you have been injured or if a loved has been injured because someone else was reckless or negligent, Brian P. Battaglia Law will work to see that you receive the full amount of compensation you deserve. A serious personal injury can change your life forever.
In the area of Health Care Law, Brian P. Battaglia Law can help you make sense of how health care laws and regulations affect your business. Brian graduated from the Institute for Health Law and holds a Master of Laws in Health Law. The health care industry is complex and highly regulated. In areas such as health care administrative law, health care investigations, and health care litigation it is critical that health care entities and professionals understand the factors that are transforming health care delivery and provider reimbursement toward affordable care and related regulations. The shift toward cost containment beginning in the early 1970’s with the introduction of Professional Standards Review Organizations (PSRO) through today with the emerging implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has already, and will continue to have, significant impacts on health care entities, providers and consumers.
Brian P. Battaglia Law can help you make navigate the legal system, explain the process to you, explore with you the problems you are facing and provide you with options to address your legal concerns and needs.
Brian P. Battaglia Law is ready to assist you. Please call 727-327-4222 to schedule an appointment.
Business, Commercial, and General Civil Litigation
Over 28 years of experience representing clients in the Pinellas and Pasco Circuit Courts and Pinellas County Court, the Second District Court of Appeal, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and the Florida Supreme Court.
Employment and Labor Law
Representing private and public employers and employees in cases involving labor laws including regulatory and operational issues, wrongful termination, and non-compete agreements.
Hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers face more complex issues today than ever before. Administrative law, federal and state investigations, litigation, and employee agreements are some of the challenges that require a healthcare lawyer with experience in these areas.
Personal Injury Law
Anyone suffering with an injury or disability arising from someone else's negligence deserves compensation for pain and suffering, emotional distress, lost income and medical bills. Brian Battaglia will work to make sure you are fairly compensated.
Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit and County Court Mediator since 1995
Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator
Brian has taught at Stetson University College of Law in the areas of mediation and arbitration, negotiation, and alternative dispute resolution.
Arbitration services are available for many types of cases, including business and commercial litigation, employment related claims, real estate, insurance, and healthcare cases.
Arbitration is a form of alternative dispute resolution and may be voluntary or court ordered.
Some types of cases may be settled by voluntary binding arbitration or voluntary trial resolution in lieu of litigation.
In this type of dispute resolution, both parties agree to a determination by an attorney who sits as a private trial resolution judge.
Brian is from the Tampa Bay area, and after graduating from law school returned home and became an attorney in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1986. In addition, since the start of his career, Brian has represented countless individuals, small businesses, and corporations in Tampa Bay in the areas of labor, employment, business, and healthcare law, civil ligation, criminal matters, and mediation. Brian holds a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in Health Law and has an AV® Preeminent RatingTM from Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 Superb Rating from AVVOTM.
Throughout his career Brian has been involved in the community. Brian is currently a board member with Girls, Inc. and the Pinellas Park/Gateway Chamber of Commerce, and previously served on the UPARC Foundation Board and as General Counsel for a large local organization.
As a recognized legal practitioner, Brian has been trusted to represent clients in the Pinellas and Pasco Circuit Courts and Pinellas County Court, the Second District Court of Appeal, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the Florida Supreme Court, as well as quasi-judicial and administrative forums.
Brian Battaglia is qualified and ready to serve your legal needs in these areas:
- Injury Claims
- Business Disputes
- Insurance Litigation
- Real Estate Litigation
- Zoning and Land Use
- Commercial Disputes
- Trade Secrets Litigation
- Breach of Contract Claims
- Non-competition Litigation
- Labor and Employment Litigation
- Construction Claims and Litigation
- Healthcare Regulatory and Litigation
- Eminent Domain, Inverse Condemnation, and Regulatory Taking Claims
- Letters of Intent
- Employment Agreements
- Non-Compete Agreements
- Confidentiality Agreements
- Purchase and Sale Agreements
- Contract Preparation and Negotiation
- Contract Review for the Purchase and Sale of Residential Real Estate
- Counseling on Election Laws and Campaign Rules
- Counseling for Employers and Preventive Law Training
- Conducting Workplace Investigations in Response to Administrative Notices from the EEOC, State and Local Agencies