The law firm of Cassel & Cassel, P.A., has expanded by adding two additional attorneys 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.
Joining their practice are attorneys Christy Brigman and Sarah Licona.
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 doctorate, magna cum laude, in 2003. She is licensed to practice law throughout Florida and is admitted to the Federal Southern District of Florida.
Attorney Sarah Licona has spent her legal career defending multiple insurance carriers in matters involving first and third-party coverage, liability, and bad faith issues. Specifically, Mrs. Licona focused her career analyzing insurance coverage for homeowners and commercial general liability insurance contracts. Mrs. Licona earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University at Albany, State University of New York. She went on to attend law school at Nova Southeastern University and earned her juris doctorate in 2014. During her law school tenure, she clerked at a Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Firm, interned with Broward County Consumer Division, was a board member for the Phi Alpha Delta fraternity, and participated in competitions as an advocate with the Nova Southeastern University Trial Association. Mrs. Licona is licensed to practice law in 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.