Our Attorneys

We have the best attorneys in Austin, Texas

The attorneys of Moonlight Legal Group make up an effective team able to take on the most complex, challenging business litigation, intellectual property, family law, immigration, labor, estate planning, and many other legal matters. Our firm features several attorneys honored as Super Lawyers in Austin, Texas Monthly magazine and two Trial Lawyers of the Year as named by the Austin, Texas Trial Lawyers Association. Clients also benefit from the support services of our office staff.

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FREDDY HILL

Senior Partner

 

Freddy Hill has one goal: to provide the highest quality legal services to Florida businesses and individuals at a reasonable cost. He focus his practice on Orlando breach of contract litigation, Orlando commercial litigation, Orlando construction litigation, and Orlando franchise law.

Career
Professional Experience
Freddy Hill had practiced law with private law firms and corporations for 12 years. His law practice has focused exclusively on representing businesses and individuals in commercial litigation matters. Richard has litigated claims for breach of contract, business torts, business disputes, products liability litigation, construction litigation, violation of non-compete agreements, trademark violations and theft of trade secrets in courts throughout the United States.

Bar Admission
State of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Affiliations
Orange County Bar Association
Seminole County Bar Association
Lawyer's Areas of Practice

Alimony
Child Custody & Visitation
Child Support

Civil Litigation
Divorce
Domestic Violence

Family Law
Litigation
Paternity

Education
J.D., with Honors, University of Florida College of Law
B.A., University of Central Florida, 1995 Find a Lawyer

 

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DAEVON STRINGFIELD

PARTNER

 

Daevon Stringfield, Partner and one of the firm's founders, focuses his law practice in the areas of probate court, probate litigation, trust litigation, guardianship administration, guardianship litigation, complex business litigation, commercial litigation, insurance defense and professional disciplinary actions.

He has extensive experience with both first-party (including complex coverage issues) and third-party claims in such lines as commercial general liability, property and casualty, and errors and omissions (legal, medical and accounting). He has handled numerous bad faith claims on behalf of carriers and has defended claims in excess of $20 million. Multiple courts and arbitrators have certified Mr. Daevon as an expert in insurance defense, legal malpractice, and attorney’s fees disputes

He has an extensive legal background in charitable planned giving, family succession planning and complex estate plans for individuals and businesses ranging from $1 million to $150 million in value.

Bar Admission
Florida, 1997

Affiliations
• The Florida Bar, Member, Tax Section
- Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
• Planned Giving Committee, Mount Sinai Medical Center Foundation, Member
• Glass Leadership Institute, Anti-Defamation League Chair
• Boys Town of Jerusalem, Board Member
• Board of Pillar Trustees, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce

Languages English

Joined the Moonlight Legal Group in 2012

Lawyer's Areas of Practice

Asset Protection
Business Formation
Business Law
Business Litigation
Civil Litigation
Civil Rights
Commercial Law
Commercial Litigation
Constitutional Law
Consumer Law
Contracts

Corporate Governance
Corporate Law
Corporate Litigation
Elder Law
Estate & Trust
Estate Planning
Financial Litigation
Health Care & Social
Informed Consent
Insurance
Insurance Defense

Litigation
Mergers & Acquisitions
Nursing Home Abuse
Personal Property
Probate
Professional Liability
Professional Malpractice
Property Law
Real Estate
Social Services Law
Will

Education
• LL.M, (Taxation), University of Miami School of Law, 1995
• J.D., Nova Southeastern University, 1994
• B.A., English), University of Florida, 1990, cum laude

 

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GINA BOOTSMANN
Business & Commercial Law

 

Gina Bootsmann focuses her legal expertise in the areas of estate planning, asset protection, charitable planned giving, probate court, probate administration, trust administration and business corporate law.

Bar Admission
Florida Bar, 2009

Languages English, Spanish

Joined the Law Firm in 2012


Lawyer's Areas of Practice
Asset Protection
Business Formation
Business Law
Commercial Law
Contracts

Corporate Governance
Corporate Law
Estate & Trust
Estate Planning
Inheritance Law

Personal Property
Probate
Property Law
Real Estate
Will

Education
J.D. University of Miami, 2009
A.B., Brown University, 2006

 


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BRAIN EDWARDS
GENERAL PRACTITIONER

 

Brain Edwards is a co-founder of the firm and leads the litigation department of the firm. Brain leads the firm's estate litigation, trust litigation, probate litigation, guardianship litigation, undue influence and elder abuse law aspects. He also as a professional niche in attorney's fees disputes. Mr. Brain is a preminent rated attorney and has focused exclusively on litigation throughout his 27-year legal career. During that time, Mr. Brain has been a partner at four firms, two of which he founded. He has obtained a number of summary judgments involving claims in excess of $1 million and has over 75 published appeals in both Florida state and federal courts. Mr. Brain was recognized by the Wall Street Journal as a top attorney in Florida in 2011. Additionally, the nationally published Super Lawyers Magazine honored him in the field of Estate and Trust Litigation in 2011 and 2012.

Mr. Brain has handled complex litigation cases for over 20 years before state and federal courts and arbitrators. He has litigated a wide variety of complex commercial claims in such areas as banking regulations, fraud and conspiracy, securities registration and Blue Sky Laws, and corporate governance. For over two decades, Mr. Brain has fought to obtain injunctive relief on behalf of employers, including emergency relief for breaches of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements. He has represented both non-resident domestic corporations and foreign corporations in complex business litigation matters.

Bar Admission
• Florida, 1989
• Supreme Court of Florida
• United States Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
• United States Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
• United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
• United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
• United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico

Affiliations
• The Florida Bar
- Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
- Probate and Trust Committee
- 2016 Florida Supreme Court Committee on Professionalism (4-year term)
• Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Chairman of Committee 11N.
• Dade County Bar Association
• Gator Alumni Association, Life Member

Career
Professional Experience
Business Network International
Miami Beach Bar Association
Miami Beach Chamber, The Law Council

Publications
• Expert Witness – Attorney’s Fees and Legal Malpractice
• Strategies for Trusts and Estates in Florida, 2015 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing Recent Developments and Navigating the Estate Planning Process in Florida (Inside the Minds)
- 60 Published Appeals

Education
• J.D., University of Florida, 1989
• B.S., Vanderbilt University, Psychology, cum laude, 1986