Business Attorney Orlando | Business Litigation Attorney | Personal Injury

Creativity.
Ingenuity.
Results.


ABOUT US

Business Litigation Attorneys in Orlando

Pearson Bitman is uniquely situated to pursue our clients’ complex legal needs. Whether staunchly defending corporate clients or prosecuting individual actions, Pearson Bitman is committed to providing its clients with the best, most efficient, legal representation.

The firm’s mission is to offer well prepared, knowledgeable attorneys and support personnel who aggressively pursue our clients’ goals in an efficient, productive and cost conscious manner.

business-litigation

HOW MAY WE SERVE YOU?

Business litigation is an area of law that deals with legal problems that occur in business and commercial relationships, as well as the litigation of disputes that arise from those relationships.

Read More
Business Litigation Business Litigation

Class actions are a collective lawsuit, in which multiple people or, in some cases, companies, have experienced an injury or other actionable wrongs due to another entity’s negligence, nondisclosure, or failure to act.

Read More
Class Action Class Action

Employment law covers virtually all aspects of the relationship between employers and their employees, consisting of thousands of federal and state regulations, statutes and judicial decisions.

Read More
Employment Litigation Employment Litigation

Unfortunately, those feelings of pride and security can be whisked away in seconds if real estate fraud enters the picture, an all too common occurrence in today’s real estate market.

Read More
Real Estate Real Estate

WE'RE HERE TO HELP. AND WIN.

X

KARL PEARSON - Partner

Karl Pearson brings decades of experience handling complex litigation, prosecuting and defending a wide range of business and tort cases ranging from professional liability, construction, contract-related and more.

KARL PEARSON

Partner
X

RONNIE BITMAN - Partner

Ronnie Bitman continues to demonstrate why he is one of Orlando’s most promising young lawyers. Ronnie is well-versed in complex litigation, including class actions, consumer protection matters and more.

RONNIE BITMAN

Partner
X

MICHAEL CERASA - Partner

Michael D. Cerasa was born and raised in Wilbraham, Massachusetts. Michael relocated to Central Florida following his graduation from The Florida State University College of Law.

X

FRED MOHRE - Partner

Fred Mohre has defended or prosecuted a diverse range of business and tort matters for more than a decade – from product liability defense, construction litigation, and breach of warranty defense, to complex breach of contract litigation and wrongful death.

FRED MOHRE

Partner
X

SAMANTHA DARRIGO BOSSARDT - associate

A native of Tampa, Samantha is a graduate of the University of South Florida’s Honors College, magna cum laude. During her years at the University of South Florida, she was a regular on the Dean’s List and an active member of her sorority, Kappa Delta.


X

BENJAMIN BUTTERFIELD - Of Counsel

Benjamin Butterfield is Of Counsel to Pearson Bitman. Ben’s practice focuses on the areas of mergers and acquisitions, compliance matters, general corporate and complex commercial agreements.

X

COURTNEY CROSSLAND - Associate

Courtney attended the University of Central Florida where she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. She then earned her Juris Doctor from Barry University School of Law.

X

WENDY GRIFFITH - Associate

Wendy attended the University of South Florida where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering. Wendy worked as an engineer for a short time but then returned to school to earn her practical nursing degree.

WENDY GRIFFITH

Associate
X

ALLISON MORAT - Associate

Allison attended the University of South Florida where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature.

ALLISON MORAT

Associate
X

CHRIS O'BRIEN - Associate

Christopher attended Mount Saint Mary’s University where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in English Literature and a Minor in History.

CHRIS O'BRIEN

Associate
X

KRISTEN RICKARD - Associate

Kristen attended Binghamton University where she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. After graduation, Kristen left her hometown in upstate New York to move to beautiful Orlando, Florida to earn her Juris Doctorate from Barry University School of Law.

KRISTEN RICKARD

Associate
X

RONNIE SYME - Associate

Ronnie attended Stetson University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in Political Science and a Minor in Psychology.

RONNIE SYME

Associate
X

MATTHEW ROSENTHAL - Associate

Matthew H. Rosenthal was born and raised in New York. Matthew attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree with a Major in Sports Management.

X

TERIS BEST - Associate

Teris Best was born and raised in upstate New York, moving to Florida as a teenager. Teris attended St. Leo University obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration/Management.

TERIS BEST

Associate
X

KENYETTA ALEXANDER - Associate

Bio coming soon.

X

ANTONIO SAAVEDRA - Associate

Bio coming soon.

ANTONIO SAAVEDRA

Associate
X

MEGAHAN KEANE - Associate

Bio coming soon.

MEAGHAN KEANE

Associate
X

BRIAN SHANK - Associate

Brian Shank has over a decade of experience representing large organizational clients from automobile and recreational vehicle manufacturers to global engineering consultancies, contractors, and mobile space providers.

BRIAN SHANK

Associate

BLOG AND NEWS

Orlando Business Journal selects Ronnie Bitman as a 2014 40 Under 40 honoree

We’re proud to announce Pearson Bitman LLP partner, Ronnie Bitman was recently selected by the Orlando Business Journal as a 2014 40 Under 40 honoree! The annual awards honor Central Florida’s top up-and-comers and this year, the honorees are from a variety … Continued

Pearson Bitman Partner Michael D. Cerasa named one of Orlando’s Best Personal Injury Lawyers for 2014

Michael D. Cerasa has been named one of Orlando’s best personal injury lawyers for 2014 by Orlando Style Magazine . Michael has been at the forefront fighting for homeowners and businesses being taken advantage of by property insurers. Michael scored two … Continued

New Partner Joins Pearson Bitman LLP

Pearson Bitman LLP is pleased to announce its new partner, Michael D. Cerasa. Michael is a graduate of Clemson University and the Florida State University College of law. Prior to joining Pearson Bitman, Michael was associated with a a prominent … Continued