Lacey D. Hofmeyer

Lacey D. Hofmeyer

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Lacey D. Hofmeyer focuses her practice on the financial services industry, real estate industry, insurers of real estate, and product manufacturers.  She counsels them in the prosecution and defense of claims in Florida federal and state courts. Lacey has litigated matters involving contract disputes, disputes over real estate purchase and sale agreements, real estate boundary disputes, foreclosures, consumer fraud complaints, products liability, employee non-competition agreements, discrimination claims, and business torts.

Concentration

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Financial services litigation
  • Consumer litigation
  • Products liability 
  • Class action lawsuits 
  • Business torts 
  • Real Estate litigation 
  • Condominium rescission defense

Capabilities

Experience

  • Represents national loan servicing company in affirmative suits brought by borrowers against their servicer for actions based in contract and tort, against counterclaims in residential mortgage foreclosure actions, and in prosecuting mortgage foreclosure actions
  • Represents clients in federal and state courts concerning property insurance disputes. 
  • Represents clients in federal court in TCPA class actions.
  • Counsel for Lorillard Tobacco Company in actions throughout Florida state courts, including several multi-week jury trials in Miami-Dade, Broward, and Hillsborough counties.
  • Represented a national bank in the prosecution of a complex residential complex foreclosure and counterclaims alleging fraud by the bank and its employees.
  • Extern, Honorable Stephan P. Mickle, United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida, 2006
  • Clerk, Summer Honors Program, Securities and Exchange Commission, Summer 2005

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, ABA "On the Rise: Top 40 Young Lawyers," 2017
  • Listed, “40 Under 40”, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2014
  • Team Member, U.S. News - Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms Edition, "Law Firm of the Year," Banking & Finance - Litigation, 2017
  • Team Member, U.S. News - Best Lawyers®, Best Law Firms Edition, "Law Firm of the Year," Real Estate - Litigation, 2017
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Florida Super Lawyers, "Rising Star," 2017
  • Women’s Leadership Council, United Way of Miami-Dade County
  • The Florida Bar Leadership Academy, 2015-2016
  • Leadership Miami, 2010 - 2011
  • Guardian-Ad-Litem, Miami-Dade County
  • Writing Coach and Career Coach, Posse Foundation
  • Member, Junior League of Miami
  • Member, American Bar Association

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2006
    • Articles Editor, Journal of Law and Public Policy
    • President, Association of Law and Business
    • Ambassador, Introduction to the Profession
  • B.S., Financial Economics and Accounting, summa cum laude, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2003
    • President, Student Government Association
    • Member, UNCG Board of Trustees
    • Bryan School of Business Achievement and Leadership Award
    • Student Excellence Award
Admissions
  • Florida