Van Ness Law Firm, PLC (the “Firm”) is a certified minority owned law firm based in Deerfield Beach, FL. The Firm was founded in July 2004 as Van Ness Law Firm, PA in Hollywood, Florida focused on lender representation in real estate closings, commercial litigation, foreclosure, evictions and related areas. J. Anthony Van Ness is a graduate of the University of Albany (NY) and Albany Law School. Mr. Van Ness opened the firm as a solo practitioner having spent the prior seven years gaining experience on both the corporate legal and vendor attorney side of the default servicing industry. His loan servicing experience, combined with the practice of law at two prior law firms, made the Firm excel in client customer service as well as results.
Van Ness Law Firm, PLC has experienced unparalleled results winning client performance awards for quality and excellence. In 2014 we opened our Miami office directly across from the Miami-Dade Courthouse at 66 West Flagler, 11th Floor. The Firm covers several practice areas to include Real Estate & Foreclosure (Plaintiff), Commercial Business Litigation, Appellate Practice, Creditor side Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights.
In November 2010, the Firm took great pride in becoming retained counsel for the Federal National Mortgage Association (“Fannie Mae”). In addition, the Firm is also a Member of the Legal League 100 and American Legal and Financial Network. Mr. Van Ness is pending installation as a Director for the Broward County Bar Association Southeast Region. Our representative clients include Ocwen Loan Servicing, LLC; Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC; Third Federal Savings & Loan of Cleveland and Carrington Mortgage Services. Our firm looks to work diligently on behalf of clients in the courtroom, however, we also prefer finding amicable dispute resolutions that benefit both sides.