United States District Court,
Southern District of Florida
Mr. Janssen devotes his practice to litigation of complex matters, and as extensive trial and appellate experience in the State and Federal Courts of Florida. Currently, Mr. Janssen serves as trial counsel in regard to commercial claims; residential property insurance coverage and bad faith cases, environmental claims; as well as litigation involving lending, admiralty and maritime personal injury claims. He has represented many commercial and private marinas, as well commercial and pleasure charter clients.
DFS Continuing Education Instructor. Mr. Janssen authored the “Marine Insurance” continuing education course.
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Casualty and Insurance Litigation
Mr. Janssen has participated in many hurricane and other casualty cases, most of which were filed in federal court. The following are decisions in some of these cases:
Shaker Village Condo. Ass’n, Inc. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s, 2010 WL 431461 (S.D.Fla. 2010).
King Cole Condo. Ass’n, Inc. v. QBE Ins. Corp., 2009 WL 4403173 (S.D.Fla. 2009).
Portofino South Condo. Ass’n, v. QBE Ins. Corp., 664 F.Supp.2d 1265 (S.D.Fla. 2009).
Regency of Palm Beach v. QBE Insurance Corp., 259 F.R.D. 645 (S.D.Fla. 2009).
Cohn v. Grand Condo. Assn. Inc., 26 So.3d 8 (Fla. 3d DCA 2009) (striking retroactivity of Florida Statute for violation of vested right).
Admiralty and Maritime
Co-Author, Marine Casualty Reporting & Investigation, Volume 24, Number 1, Tulane Maritime Law Journal, 1999.
J.D., cum laude, 1998, University of Miami School of Law
B.A., 1992, Tulane University