JASON WEAVER, ESQ
Jason Weaver is a
life-long litigator and trial lawyer, whose primary experience has been protecting the rights of individuals.
Jason has extensive experience litigating in the areas of real estate litigation, foreclosure defense, lease-purchase disputes, real estate contract and deposit disputes, land sales, and landlord-tenant law. He is an avid consumer advocate, and a former member of the Florida Bar Consumer Law Committee.
He is trained in the most cutting edge foreclosure defense legal trends, mortgage fraud defenses, Truth In Lending Act, and is an aggressive defender of homeowner's (and consumer's) rights. Many of his materials and legal theories are used by other attorneys and he is regularly engaged to train inexperienced attorneys in the foreclosure defense arena and handle court matters for other local attorneys. Mr. Weaver is an active participant of numerous foreclosure defense groups, including the TriCounty Foreclosue Defense Lawyers Association.
A South Florida Native, after completing his undergraduate work at Florida Atlantic University, Mr. Weaver graduated cum laude from Nova Southeastern University law school, where he also served on the law review and was an Order of the Coif recipient for excellence in trial advocacy. As a law student, Jason represented the homeless in disability advocacy hearings, having been awarded a Florida Bar Foundation Fellowship.
Mr. Weaver has also taught paralegals at Florida Metropolitan University and Keiser College, and has been a featured Lecturer at Half Moon Seminar's Paralegal Seminars "Basic Civil Litigation" in November 2004 and "Advanced Civil Litigation" in March 2007.
Jason is active in public service, as a board member for the Florida Youth Orchestra and the former Lillian Mae Janosik Foundation for Nursing Home Abuse Awareness.
Jason is also a Supreme Court Circuit Civil Certified Mediator.
Florida Bar Southern District Federal Court
Florida Bar Consumer Law Committee (2001-2003)
Florida Bar Commercial and Business Litigation Section
Florida Bar Probate and Real Estate Section
Florida Bar Family and Marital Law Section
Florida Academy of Trial Lawyers (2000-2005)
In House Counsel, All Florida Youth Orchestra
KEVIN HAGEN, ESQ
Kevin Hagen has been practicing law for more than 12 years, with a primary focus on protecting homeowner rights and Bankruptcy.
Kevin is an accomplished litigator handling contract, collection, landlord/tenant, and consumer fraud related cases. In addition, he provides legal assistance in connection with bankruptcy and estate planning issues. He also assists with the commercial and residential real estate transactional work relating to corporate and business relations.
After graduating with honors from the University of Florida, Mr. Hagen attended law school at Nova Southeastern University. After his admission to the Florida Bar, Mr. Hagen served on several bar committees including Law School Liaison and Consumer Protection Law.
Among his legal certifications, Mr. Hagen is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
For some time, Kevin has also been a member of the American Bar Association, National Consumer Law Center, the Broward County Bar Association and the National Association of Consumer Advocates.
Kevin’s past and present community service includes volunteer services for the Department of Health and Rehabilitative Services, board membership of the American Cancer Society and extensive pro bono services through Miami-Dade County's Put Something Back program.
Kevin is also a Supreme Court Circuit Civil Certified Mediator.
The Sunshine Law group is proud to work with one of the most accomplished and experienced professionals in the loan modification community.
Jared Fink has extensive experience working with the nation's largest lenders, including Countrywide, Wachovia. During the real estate "boom" years, Jared specialized in the prequalification and closing of loans, and in the process, attained an in-depth knowledge of the interior workings of large lenders, their qualification procedures, and their underwriting guidelines.
Jared also has experience in equities, investments, mutual funds, and financial planning.
Jared now brings this in-depth knowledge to the homeowner's side, assisting homeowners in attaining loan modifications, and providing them advice and guidance with the assistance of Sunshine Law Group Attorneys, with "real life" financial decisions.
Mr. Fink is experienced and knowledgeable in all current governmental modification and refinance programs, and is able to provide guidance on program guidelines, as well as the "unwritten" modification rules, which only those with his experience can bring to the table.
AMY M. SCHARF, ESQ
Amy primarily practices in the areas of consumer bankruptcy, consumer law and civil litigation.
After graduating Cum Laude from New York University, she worked for the not-for-profit advocacy organization Housing Works Inc., in New York City where her passion for client advocacy began. She went on to receive her Juris Doctorate degree at University of Miami School of Law. Her passion as a legal advocate has been prevalent throughout her career, especially when it comes to fighting for client rights.
Ms. Scharf is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. She currently serves as a committee member for South Palm Beach County Bar Association Bankruptcy Committee. She is a member of the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida, the Real Estate Law Section of The Florida Bar, The Florida Bar and The Anti-Defamation League.
KEY PRACTICE AREAS
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Florida
B.A. Degree, Cum Laude, New York University
J.D., University of Miami – School of Law
The Florida Bar
US District Courts - Member of Southern and Middle Districts of Florida
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys NACBA)
South Palm Beach County Bar Association
Bankruptcy Bar Association - Bankruptcy Committee Member
Broward County Bar Association -Bankruptcy Section
Anti Defamation League