Trusted Advisers to Industry Leaders

We represent banks and other financial service industry clients in state, federal and bankruptcy court litigation, and arbitration. In addition to defending banks in high stakes individual and class action litigation, we counsel and advise the industry on data security, cyber risk, and compliance with federal and state consumer financial protection laws and regulations.

Nationally Ranked Construction Counsel

Carlton Fields provides legal services on all aspects of construction, including pre-bid considerations; contract drafting and letting; construction administration; liens; bonds; insurance; and dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, settlement, and trial.

Creative Approaches to Complex Challenges

Carlton Fields provides guidance in a dynamic and evolving regulatory environment so that our clients can focus on delivering high quality services across the health care spectrum. 

Business-Focused Real Estate Counsel

We provide in-depth knowledge and services regarding all aspects of real property acquisition, development, financing, leasing, ownership, use, and sales. Our practice covers the full range of real estate and commercial transactions, development, and construction involving a wide range of properties.

Experienced Advocacy From Compliance to Enforcement

The securities industry turns to Carlton Fields for its regulatory, enforcement, litigation, corporate finance, and corporate needs. Our national practice serves publicly-held corporations as well as the broker-dealer, investment adviser, and investment company components of the securities industry.

Innovative Lawyers Helping Innovators

Our integrated approach helps us maximize the synergies between these related industries to offer comprehensive legal services with a focus on fostering our clients’ business growth. ​

Celebrating 120 Years

READ: A special message from Carlton Fields President and CEO Gary L. Sasso

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Carlton Fields

Our top-down commitment to diversity requires us to look beyond statistics to ensure we create an environment where all of our attorneys — and, in turn, our clients — can truly succeed. 

Carlton Fields Celebrates 120 Years

Carlton Fields Celebrates 120 Years

This year marks our law firm’s 120th anniversary. This is no mean feat. During that time, hundreds of law firms have come and gone. We owe a great debt of gratitude to those who came before us and to all of our colleagues today for working so hard and so well to ensure that our firm continues to thrive for the next 120 years.



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