Robert Malani

Associate

Orlando
200 South Orange Avenue
SunTrust Center, Suite 1000
Orlando, FL 32801
P 407.839.2765
F 407.835.3596
E rmalani@ralaw.com



Robert Malani

Associate

Phone: 407.839.2765
Fax: 407.835.3596
Email: rmalani@ralaw.com

Robert is a trial attorney whose practice is focused on complex commercial litigation involving business disputes, real estate contract disputes, commercial foreclosures, judgment enforcement matters, and banking litigation. Robert’s practice also involves real estate transactions and loan workouts. He represents Fortune 500 companies and some of the largest financial services holding companies and lenders in the United States, as well as local banks, businesses, and individuals.

Representative Matters

  • Negotiated and obtained a seven-figure settlement payment for a lender client after being retained to enforce a dormant judgment
  • Drafted winning appellate briefs in connection with an appeal of a multi-million dollar judgment in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Represented a creditor in a fraudulent transfer action involving assets hidden in an offshore trust, resulting in judgments against the parties who created the trust and the parties who received assets from the trust
  • Represented a Fortune 500 company and obtained a $2 million judgment in a highly contested federal litigation involving breach of contract claims in the Middle District of Florida
  • Represented a lender in a breach of contract action relating to the development and sale of commercial real estate and obtained a $4.5 million judgment for the lender
  • Represented a national bank in litigation involving the appointment of a receiver, the sequestration of rents and the workout of a $9 million loan secured by several commercial retail centers located in Central Florida
  • Represented the lender in litigation involving the foreclosure of a commercial office building in Fort Lauderdale and obtained a deficiency judgment in excess of $1.2 million.
  • Represented a creditor in litigation involving the sequestration of revenues from a hotel in North Florida and the subsequent foreclosure sale of the hotel
  • Represented the seller in connection with the sale of luxury residential property in Central Florida
  • Defended a national bank in litigation involving lender liability claims
  • Defended a credit card company in a class action lawsuit involving breach of contract and consumer protection claims
  • Defended a large online retailer in a data breach class action lawsuit
  • Defended a national automobile financing company in litigation involving consumer protection claims
  • Represented a global financial services firm in adversary proceedings involving fraudulent transfers

Education

  • 2007, J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • 2004, BSBA, University of Florida, Finance
    • cum laude

Professional Affiliations

  • The Florida Bar, Business Law Section
  • The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section
  • The Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate Law Section
  • The Florida Bar, Entertainment, Arts, & Sports Section
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • National Basketball Players Association, Certified Player Agent

Publications