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Cassel & Cassel, P.A., adds Attorney Christy Brigman to the practice

Posted by Michael A. Cassel | May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The law firm of Cassel & Cassel, P.A., has expanded by adding Attorney Christy Brigman to the practice.  Founded by Hillary Cassel and Michael Cassel, Cassel & Cassel, P.A., is a boutique firm dedicated solely to the representation of residential and commercial policyholders in property damage insurance claims from pre-suit assistance to litigation through trial. 


Attorney Christy Brigman was formerly the Chief Litigation Counsel of a major Florida insurance company.  She brings with her extensive knowledge of Florida law governing property insurance claims as well as keen insight into mindset of insurance carriers.  Mrs. Brigman has focused her practice on first party property insurance litigation for the last six years. Prior to that time, she handled a variety of complex general liability and construction defect claims from inception through trial and appeal.

Mrs. Brigman earned her undergraduate degree in Anthropology, with honors, from the University of Florida.  She received a full scholarship to attend law school at Nova Southeastern University and earned her  juris doctoratemagna cum laude, in 2003.  She is licensed to practice law throughout Florida and is admitted to the Federal Southern District of Florida.

Cassel & Cassel, P.A., has extensive experience representing homeowners, condominium owners, condominium associations, business owners, and building owners, in both State and Federal Court from the inception of claims through trial.  The lawyers at Cassel & Cassel, P.A., assist policyholders with coverage disputes, underpaid claims, and bad faith insurance practices stemming from property damage caused by, but not limited to, water, fire, mold, theft, vandalism, hail, lightning, windstorm, and hurricanes.

Should you have any questions about how Cassel & Cassel, P.A., can assist you,  please do not hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. ​​

About the Author

Michael A. Cassel

Michael A. Cassel, LL.M., is the managing partner and co-founder of Cassel & Cassel, P.A., where he represents policyholders throughout the state of Florida in first party property insurance claims.  Michael is licensed by the Florida Bar as well as in the Southern, Middle, and Northern Federal Districts of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, and has argued before the Judicial Panel for Multidistrict Litigation.  He has earned an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale Hubbell.  He has also been named a Florida Super Lawyer for the last two years by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine and a Rising Star for the prior six consecutive years, was named as one of South Florida Business Journal's 40 Under 40 for 2020, and one of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 40 Under 40 Outstanding Young Professionals of South Florida for 2022.  Michael regularly publishes blogs on newly released case law pertaining to first party property insurance claims and has become a regular on the lecture circuit presenting on topics such as building code compliance, ordinance and law coverage, bad faith litigation, technology in claims adjustment, and providing updates on case law and legislative changes.  He obtained his Masters of Insurance Law from the University of Connecticut in 2023.


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