Brett M. CareyBrett Carey practices in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith, employment and commercial litigation. He represents insurers in first and third party coverage matters, including claims involving personal and commercial lines of insurance, and claims involving extracontractual liability and bad faith disputes. Brett also assists clients with contract disputes, fraud, and misrepresentations. He also has extensive experience representing insurance companies against disputes raised by their agents. Brett also represents clients in employment matters (including discrimination and wage claims) and manufacturers in product defect cases.

Brett is a member of The Florida Bar Diversity and Inclusion Committee and is an active participant in RumberKirk’s pipeline programs, which aim to introduce local students to topics and careers in the legal field.

  • Education

    Florida State University College of Law - J.D., magna cum laude, 2011
    • Moot Court
    • Order of the Coif
    • Journal of Transnational Law & Policy
    • Florida Civil Practice Book Award
    • Trial Practice Award
    • National Security Law Moot Court Competition Best Brief Award
    University of Florida - B.S., Business Marketing, cum laude, 2008
  • Bar Admissions

    • Florida (2011)
  • Court Admissions

    • U.S. District Court of Florida (Southern, Middle, Northern)
  • Professional & Civic Activities

    • Florida Bar Education Law Committee
    • Orange County Bar Association
      • Young Lawyers’ Section
      • Scholarship Committee Member
      • Great Oaks Village Committee Member
    • Defense Research Institute
      • Insurance Law Committee
  • Articles & Presentations

    • Author, "Four Things Insurance Companies Should Know About Florida House Bill 301," October 2019
    • Author, "What's a Coverage Defense? 11th Circuit Addresses Coverage Defenses under the Florida Claims Administration Statute," July 2017
    • Author, "Resolving the Multiple Peril Puzzle in First Party Insurance Claims," November 2017
 
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