Michael J. Marees

Michael J. Marees
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“I have always dedicated myself to staying abreast of new developments in the law and new technology that will enable our firm to better serve our clients.”


Client Comments

“Thank you Mike.  I appreciate you diligence in helping get this old debt repaid.”
Sharon D.
“This is fantastic, Mike. I knew we had the right person for the job chasing this man..”
Nancye S.
“Mr. Marees  has  now helped me three times. Even though I’m in North Carolina I do business in Florida, and they seem to give you full attention no matter how small the amounts in question may be … in my experience using simply a collection agency is pointless because if you come to an impasse you will need an attorney anyway …  I would highly recommend them no matter how little the amount owed is.”
Bill W.
“Thank you very much. You are good. I do not expect any money since I told you from the beginning that you can keep anything you get. So do what you want, but I am just glad you were able to get him to pay.”
Jim H.
“I just referred you to one of my clients who needs help on a collection matter.  The company name of my customer is … I’ve been singing your praises on how you’ve helped us.
S. D.


Michael J Marees was born in Jacksonville, Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida in 1977 with High Honors, receiving a BSBA in Accounting. He graduated from the University of Florida College of Law in 1979 and received the degree of Juris Doctor. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1979 and was admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida in 1980. He was admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in 1982, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida in 1986 and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit in 1992.

He is a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and a past member of the Florida Academy of Trial Lawyers and the Commercial Law League of America. He previously served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Omni Community Credit Union. In 1993, he authored “The Handbook on Florida Lien Law.”

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