We are a law firm of specialists certified as experts in business law and labor and employment law by The Florida Bar and have worked in Tampa Bay for over 35 years.
We have earned the highest skill and ethics rating possible from peers and judges.
We are specialists in business litigation, and labor and employment law.
We’re not afraid of the courtroom, but we also work to resolve cases to give clients certain outcomes.
“Honest, professional, knowledgeable, honorable. You can’t ask for more from a law firm!”
- Joshua W.
Florida Business Law
Florida Construction Law
Real Property Disputes
Trade Secret/Noncompete Litigation
“I have been involved with Haas and Castillo for more than 17 years and have always found them to be professional, responsive and to always provide the best legal representation! I recommend them as the VERY BEST!!”- Tom T.
Our business and construction litigation practice, led by Lee Haas, includes these types of disputes: contracts, collections, construction, real estate, corporate, trade secrets, noncompetition contracts, and landlord/tenant, as well as appeals of these cases.
Our employment and employee benefits practice, led by Marcus Castillo, includes the following types of matters: employee benefit claims with an emphasis on accidental death and dismemberment and long-term disability insurance; employer counseling, litigation avoidance and defense representation; employee representation on a selective basis with an emphasis on whistleblower claims; and employment mediation. Marcus also devotes a portion of his time to consulting with trial lawyers in a broad range of civil litigation as CEO of TrialFocus.
Lee is Florida Bar Board Certified in Business Litigation and ‘AV’ rated by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory.
Marcus is board certified in labor and employment law by the Florida Bar and “AV” rated by the Martindale-Hubbell legal directory.
“Very professional staff. Always there for you when you need them. Highly recommend Mr. Haas, and partner.”- Christy H.