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Michael Cavendish

Michael Cavendish
Primary Office
225 Water Street
Suite 1750
Jacksonville, Florida
32202-5185
P: (904) 350-7171
F: (904) 350-5955
mcavendish@gunster.com
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  • Florida Legal Elite
  • Law Dragon
  • Lexis Nexis
  • Super Lawyers Florida
  • The Best Lawyers in America
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Michael Cavendish practices litigation, trial, and appellate law in the field of complex business disputes.

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Practice Areas[ - ]
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
Education[ - ]
  • University of Florida, J.D., 1998
  • University of Florida, M.A., 1995
  • Florida State University, B.Sci., 1993
Honors[ - ]
  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2013-14
  • The Best Lawyers in America©, Banking & Finance Litigation, Commercial Litigation, 2012-15
  • Chambers & Partners, 2011-12
  • Lawdragon 3000 Leading Lawyers in America, 2008-10
  • Florida Trend, Legal Elite, 2005-13
  • AV Rated as independently determined by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Florida Bar Excellence in Law Practice Management [Crumbley] Award, 2010
  • Florida Bar Journal Excellence in Legal Writing [Sanders] Award, 2000
Publications[ - ]
  • Mr. Cavendish has written legal essays, articles, and journalism for The National Law Journal, The Bencher, The Banking Law JournalThe Florida Bar Journal, and various other peer-edited publications.
Professional Associations & Memberships[ - ]
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Order of the Coif, Florida Chapter
  • Florida Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Florida Bar
Bar Admissions[ - ]
  • Florida
  • All United States trial and appellate courts in Florida
Civic & Community Service[ - ]
  • Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce, General Counsel, 2013
  • Museum of Contemporary Art – Jacksonville, Trustee, 2013
  • Jacksonville Transportation Authority, Chairman, 2011
  • Northeast Florida Regional Transportation Study Commission, Chairman, 2011
  • Community Connections of Jacksonville, Inc., Director, 2003-06
  • Leadership Florida Class XXXI
  • Florida Humanities Council
Representative Matters[ - ]

Mr. Cavendish maintains areas of focus in complex contracting, sales, and supply chain problems, banking law and litigation, commercial real estate disputes, commercial insurance coverage, real estate securities, environmental contamination, water and wetlands problems, manufacturing, transportation and public works financing, corporate governance, and intellectual property.