McGlinchey News Release
Derek Lewis, Glen Lindsay, and Danielle Salem Join McGlinchey Stafford’s Expanding Florida Commercial Litigation Practice
McGlinchey News Release
McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce that Derek E. Lewis, Glen M. Lindsay, and Danielle B. Salem have joined the firm’s national Commercial Litigation team as Associates. Lewis practices from the firm’s Jacksonville office, while Lindsay and Salem practice from the firm’s Fort Lauderdale office.
Lewis, Lindsay, and Salem bring a combined 18 years of experience of representing corporate clients in commercial litigation, including consumer financial services litigation and bankruptcy and reorganization matters.
“We’re very excited to welcome Derek, Glen, and Danielle to the firm’s Jacksonville and Fort Lauderdale offices,” said Mark New, who heads McGlinchey Stafford’s Commercial Litigation team in Florida. “These three attorneys add significant experience, insight, and depth to our national Commercial Litigation team and will benefit our Florida-based clients as well as other clients doing business in the state,” New added.
With a background in mortgage and bankruptcy litigation, Lewis has represented large national mortgage servicing entities in litigation, including mediations and trials. Prior to joining McGlinchey Stafford, he served in managerial roles within the legal departments of large national banks, overseeing mortgage resolution specialists and outside counsel. Lewis received his Juris Doctorate from the Florida Coastal School of Law in 2009 and was a recipient of the Governor’s Scholarship. Prior to practicing law, he served as an Avionics Technician, Corporal, in the United States Marine Corps.
Lindsay represents clients in commercial litigation and consumer financial services litigation matters including Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) claims. His experience also includes real estate, bankruptcy, and creditors’ rights matters. Lindsay received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law in 2008.
Salem’s practice focuses on financial services litigation, creditors’ rights, and real estate and title litigation. She primarily represents clients in the financial services industry in litigation matters involving state and federal banking law claims, commercial and residential foreclosures, and real property disputes. Salem received her Juris Doctorate from the St. Thomas University School of Law in 2008.
Since opening its first Florida office in Jacksonville less than five years ago, McGlinchey Stafford has grown steadily to its current size of 12 attorneys in Jacksonville and 22 attorneys in Fort Lauderdale.