Jun. 26, 2019

Tripp Scott’s Richard Petrovich Appointed to Hollywood’s GO Bond Oversight Committee

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 26, 2019 - Tripp Scott today announced that The City of Hollywood Commission has recently appointed Richard Petrovich, a director with the firm, to the City of Hollywood General Obligation Bond Oversight Advisory Committee.

The General Obligation Bond Oversight Advisory Committee is an advisory committee and will monitor the implementation of the General Obligation Bond (GOB) projects. The Committee will receive GOB project updates and review project status on a regular.  The Committee will then make recommendations to the city commission, in consultation with city staff.

Petrovich focuses his practice primarily on complex business litigation with an emphasis on real estate and fraud disputes.  While at Tripp Scott, he has litigated several multi-million dollar commercial foreclosures throughout the state of Florida and has successfully represented clients from Pensacola to Miami.  In 2016 Mr. Petrovich was part of a successful Tripp Scott trial team that obtained an eight figure federal jury verdict on behalf of a defrauded client against its former fund manager.  Mr. Petrovich represents clients in every aspect of real estate litigation including commercial landlord tenant disputes, lien claims, title issues and has first chaired several trials and evidentiary hearings relating to real estate matters.



Dismissing parents’ role in their children’s education is not a politically savvy move


An op-ed by Tripp Scott's Ed Pozzuoli

One lesson that was certainly reinforced in 2021, amid political upsets and COVID wreckage, is that parents will engage to protect their children’s health and education against dictates from out-of-touch politicians and bureaucrats with records of vacillation and failure. The battle has become parental freedom vs. the self-interest of the teachers’ unions.

Urban League research correlates increased parental engagement with improved student academic achievement; better behavioral outcomes, emotional functioning and self-control within the classroom; increased attendance; lower dropout rates; and higher college enrollment.

Tripp Scott Attorney Douglas H. Reynolds Elected Chair of the Board of Directors of Legal Aid of Broward County

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., December 16, 2021 - Tripp Scott today announced that Douglas H. Reynolds, a director with the law firm, has been elected the Chair of the Board of Directors for Legal  Aid Service of Broward County, which serves both  Broward and Collier counties.

Not So Much Brotherly Love? Five-Year Dispute Between Two Business Partners Ends With Defense Judgment

These South Florida attorneys have finally put a five-year litigation battle between two brothers to rest.

The lawsuit began with plaintiff Aldo Di Sorbo’s claim that American Van Lines Inc. and defendant Anthony Di Sorbo defrauded the company by using a corporate loan to buy out other shareholders. But Tripp Scott attorneys Paul Lopez and Stephanie Mazzola alleged the plaintiff knew all along about the use of the corporate funds since the company’s lawyer told him about the transaction in various emails.

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