J.D., Temple University, 2000
B.S., Finance, Drexel University, 1996.
Brian Barakat defends businesses and business owners from suit. He began his career as a Prosecutor in Miami Dade County. While there, Mr. Barakat worked in the Economic Crimes Division of the Special Prosecution Section. His experience in investing financial frauds gives him a unique prospective on business disputes.
Mr. Barakat’s experience in Commercial Litigation includes the full gamut of cases from complex class actions to small business disputes.
Mr. Barakat is a sought after speaker and conducts classes on the following topics:
Mr. Barakat’s publications include:
The Authentication of Digital Photographs Under the “Pictorial Testimony” Theory in the Florida Bar Journal, July/August, 2004.
A Prolific Landscape: The Admissibility of Social Media Postings in the Florida Bar Journal April, 2018
PROFESSIONAL & BAR ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
Business Law Section of the Florida Bar
Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce
Florida Bar Grievance Committee
Business Networking International
Boy Scouts of America
League of Prosecutors
Miami-Dade County Bar Association
Coral Gables Bar Association