John Dicks is a litigator, experienced in all types of litigation, including statutory claims, fraud, breaches of contracts and fiduciary duty, estate, trust and probate litigation, commercial and residential landlord/tenant disputes, and judgment execution. John also has significant experience in bankruptcy court, representing secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, and court-appointed fiduciaries; and experience with complex land use litigation. John has represented banks in all manners of banking litigation, particularly commercial foreclosures and other representation of secured creditors; real estate and private investment funds in all types of litigation; universities and their foundations; and many other clients in myriad other industries.
John has defended lawsuits brought under the consumer protection statutes, including the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA). He has litigated these cases for seven years, and handled at least 40 in the last two years, in nearly every Court in the Tampa Bay region (small claims, state, federal, bankruptcy), in arbitration, and in several other jurisdictions in Florida and around the country.
John also has experience representing large banks and community banks in all manners of banking litigation, particularly commercial foreclosures and other representation of secured creditors, in and out of bankruptcy.