Clayton W. Crevasse

Shareholder
Fort Myers
2320 First Street
Suite 1000
Fort Myers, FL 33901
P 239.338.4208
F 239.337.0970
P 239.338.4208 | F 239.337.0970

Overview

Mr. Crevasse focuses his practice on significant business, contract and real estate litigation, as well as general liability defense for corporations in both State and Federal Court. His clients have included oil companies, utility and energy companies, local governments, insurance companies, and real estate development and construction companies. During his nearly forty years of practice, Mr. Crevasse has appeared in State and Federal Courts from Pensacola to Key West. Mr. Crevasse is a Certified Circuit Court Mediator.

Experience
  • Represented clients in litigation with local governments over land use and other real estate matters
  • Represented a local government in successfully defending and defeating an inverse condemnation claim seeking in excess of twenty million dollars in damages
  • Represented petroleum companies in litigation throughout Florida, involving multi-million dollar contract and environmental remediation claims
  • Represented clients in commercial foreclosure actions, involving hundreds of millions of dollars
  • Represented clients in construction litigation, including bridge construction
  • Represented clients in obtaining multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements and defended major self-insured companies and insurance companies in tort litigation throughout Florida, including claims arising from trucking accidents
Services

Industries

Education

  1. University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D.
  2. University of Florida, B.A.
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Florida
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America© for Commercial Litigation (2013-2019); Litigation - Construction (2012-2019); and Litigation - Real Estate (2013-2019)
  • Certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit Mediator

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • Florida Academy of Professional Mediators

Insights

Overview

Mr. Crevasse focuses his practice on significant business, contract and real estate litigation, as well as general liability defense for corporations in both State and Federal Court. His clients have included oil companies, utility and energy companies, local governments, insurance companies, and real estate development and construction companies. During his nearly forty years of practice, Mr. Crevasse has appeared in State and Federal Courts from Pensacola to Key West. Mr. Crevasse is a Certified Circuit Court Mediator.

Experience
  • Represented clients in litigation with local governments over land use and other real estate matters
  • Represented a local government in successfully defending and defeating an inverse condemnation claim seeking in excess of twenty million dollars in damages
  • Represented petroleum companies in litigation throughout Florida, involving multi-million dollar contract and environmental remediation claims
  • Represented clients in commercial foreclosure actions, involving hundreds of millions of dollars
  • Represented clients in construction litigation, including bridge construction
  • Represented clients in obtaining multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements and defended major self-insured companies and insurance companies in tort litigation throughout Florida, including claims arising from trucking accidents

Education

  1. University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D.
  2. University of Florida, B.A.
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Florida
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  2. U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

Recognitions

  • AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America© for Commercial Litigation (2013-2019); Litigation - Construction (2012-2019); and Litigation - Real Estate (2013-2019)
  • Certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit Mediator

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • Florida Academy of Professional Mediators