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What Is a Non-Solicitation Agreement?

Many Florida business owners rely upon restrictive covenants to protect company interests and assets, including non-solicitation agreements that safeguard relationships with customers. At its core, this type of clause is a contract, so many of the concepts of contract law apply regarding formation and breach. However, there are special rules regarding non-solicitation agreements under Florida’s Read more >

What is the Purpose of Business Promissory Notes?

According to the US Small Business Administration, around 73 percent of companies with less than 500 employees rely on a range of financing options to fund their operations. Florida business owners and stakeholders may opt for traditional loan structures, as well as credit cards, lines of credit, angel investors, and many others. One popular alternative Read more >

Florida Non-Compete Laws: What You Should Know

As a Florida business owner, you have significant company assets to protect. Though they may not be something you can touch or quantify, some of these interests are extremely valuable to ongoing business success. Therefore, it’s understandable that you may consider a non-compete agreement to prevent someone from using them to your detriment. To assist Read more >

The Importance of Operating Agreements When Starting A Business

It’s exciting to start up a new business in Florida, which is why many people in your position are so focused on perfecting their offerings and getting ready to launch. Amidst all the anticipation, there’s one aspect of business formation that you may overlook: Executing an operating agreement, which is essentially the blueprint for your Read more >

The Pros and Cons of an LLC

When you’re starting up a new business, it’s fortunate that Florida’s Division of Corporations provides you with many options. The downside is that, with multiple choices, it can be difficult to figure out which one is right for you. One organization type that’s become popular in recent years is the Limited Liability Company (LLC), which Read more >


I strongly endorse Andrew Mongelluzzi. He is a very skilled and able business attorney focused on customer service and results. On the front end, Andrew deftly advises new businesses on organizing properly, acquiring necessary licenses, contracting with vendors & customers, and dealing with various compliance issues that may arise. On the back end when things go south, Andrew counsels and navigates businesses through complex commercial disputes and aggressively represents them in negotiations, mediation, arbitration, and in litigation so that businesses can legally move on and get back to business. Andrew’s ability to identify legal issues and approaches to resolve business-related issues is a strength that I have learned from and professionally relied upon in approaching the business matters and cases that I handle. I regularly refer business to Andrew knowing that he will diligently represent his business clients and their best interests.
Relationship: worked together on matter

- Frank N. Genco, Florida Bar No. 440086

Attorney Mongelluzzi and his team provided excellent and quality service. I always felt that my needs were met and that the firm was invested in me and my case. The quality services I received at Mongelluzzi’s firm were remarkable. From the initial meeting they were responsive to my calls, questions and concerns. All issues were handled professionally and timely, easily accessible, got back to me quickly, aggressive and got me the results that I wanted. Attorney Mongelluzzi and his staff all gave my case their personal attention and provided the quality of work that anyone would want when hiring an attorney.

- Client

Andrew is very thorough defining the outcome expectations. In my case, it was setting up a new corporate entity. He advised me on the most beneficial option and he then executed on that path. Andrew is a very pleasant person to work with. He is determined, skilled and committed to his client’s success.

- Gil Pinney

Andrew helped me through a difficult situation with American Express and we won the case. A great job by Andrew! He also helped me with T&C’s in my company. I would recommend Andrew highly as an attorney.

- John Sams

As a business owner for 12 years I have seen my fair share of ups and downs. Some of the downs would include landlord/tenant disputes and creditors that may have not been fulfilled to agreement. Andrew has met both of these situations for me in a timely, positive, and affordable manner.

- Rich Mattes

It was very nice to have a lawyer who not only is fierce in negotiations but has been successful in business. This is a lethal combination. I was glad he was on my side.

- Nigel Castanheiro

Andrew helped me with a contract litigation case. The lawyers battled it out for over a year and we finally got a reasonable settlement offer. Then the other side tried to back out. Andrew figured out how to force the other side to honor the deal and really knows his way around the court system. Definitely feel comfortable using him again.

- John Ellis


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