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Shareholder James Walson Appointed to First Tee of Central Florida's Board of Directors

December 18, 2017

ORLANDO, FL- Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. is pleased to announce that attorney and shareholder James E. Walson has been appointed to the Board of Directors of First Tee of Central Florida, a youth development organization that uses golf as a vehicle to develop in young people the positive values inherent in the game such as honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, and confidence. For more information on First Tee of Central Florida, please visit: http://www.thefirstteecfl.org/

Walson is a real estate lawyer whose practice encompasses both transactional and litigation matters. He represents buyers, sellers and lenders throughout Florida, with significant focus on commercial real estate transactions, commercial lease negotiation and real property rights litigation. He has negotiated purchase and sale agreements and leases, including retail, office and medical office. He has extensive experience litigating matters involving contracts, title insurance liability, commercial landlord/tenant matters, easements, fraud, deed warranties, boundary disputes, adverse possession, lien priority and access rights. In addition, he has conducted appeals before the Second District Court of Appeal and the Fifth District Court of Appeal. Walson routinely represents title insurance companies, commercial landlords, property owners, buyers and lenders. Walson has earned his bachelor’s degree from Boston College and his law degree from University of Florida Levin College of Law. Walson is a frequent speaker and author.

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James Walson represents title insurance companies, commercial landlords, property owners, buyers and lenders throughout Florida – in both transactional and litigation real estate matters. His passion for advocacy began at an early age through watching his father, Pete, serve as a City Commissioner in Stuart, Florida and continued through high school and college as an award-winning debater.

Today, Jamie, as he is called by clients and friends, is a real estate lawyer representing title insurance companies, commercial landlords, property owners, buyers and lenders throughout Florida – in both transactional and litigation matters. He has negotiated commercial leases, purchase and sale agreements for retail space, office buildings and medical offices.

Many clients turn to Jamie for his real property litigation experience as well. He has litigated matters involving contracts, title insurance liability, commercial landlord / tenant matters, easements, fraud, deed warranties, boundary disputes, adverse possession, lien priority and access rights. In addition, he has conducted appeals before the Second District Court of Appeal and the Fifth District Court of Appeal.

A fan of – and participant in – improvisational theater, Jamie counts on his humor in navigating difficult negotiations and litigation. He is an avid golfer, is on the board of the First Tee of Central Florida, and is a father to three boys.

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