Alexandra Sierra-De Varona Selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star

Alexandra Sierra-De Varona named as a 2013 Rising Star by Super Lawyers

De Varona Law is proud to announce that Alexandra Sierra-De Varona has been named as a Rising Star for Commercial Litigation by Super Lawyers.  In order to be named as a Rising Star, Super Lawyers accepts peer nominations and evaluations. These nominations are combined with third party research. Continue reading

Florida’s Supreme Court Rules on Property Tax Exemption

Florida's Supreme Court rules on Homestead Property Exemption

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court in Garcia v. Andonie, provided guidance on Florida’s Homestead property tax exemption, and provided a favorable ruling for property owners.  The Supreme Court ruled that Fla. Stat. 196.031(1) is invalid and unenforceable to the extent that it imposes a requirement not contained in Florida’s Constitution. Continue reading