June 24, 2022 – Our Eviction Law’s Constitutionality to Be Argued Monday Before Hillsborough County Judge

  Good Morning I hope this newsletter finds you doing well. You might remember that on April 10th, we announced that we had filed a constitutional challenge to Florida’s pay-to-play eviction law in Hillsborough County Court.  Argument is scheduled to be...

April 17, 2022 – Birthday, A Poem by Ryan Torrens

A Birthday Poem Another year gone, another birthday to cheer. Each year that goes by, we hold life more dear.   Each moment’s a blessing, life is just too short. There will always be another argument, another battle for court.   We try not to forget the most...

March 25, 2022 – Tonight, A Poem By Ryan Torrens

For some reason, I wanted to write a poem tonight when I got home.   I don’t know how to write one, but that’s okay. I’m going to write one anyway.   Maybe it’s the many things in my head that need to come out. Better to write it out,...

March 18, 2022 – Rich Roll’s Inspiring Interview with Tim Ferriss

The other day I listened to an inspiring podcast interview and felt compelled to share about it. It was Tim Ferriss’s recent interview with Rich Roll, a former attorney turned endurance athlete extraordinaire. While the entire interview was interesting, the most...

September 26, 2021 – What Is Your Mountaintop?

I was taking some time today to think and reflect and I was thinking about British fiction author Neil Gaiman’s commencement address he gave in 2012 at Philadelphia’s University of the Arts. In his fantastic, inspiring speech, Gaiman speaks about his journey to the...

September 17, 2021 – Reflections On National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month. Each September, I try to take a little time to reflect on my own recovery. I am at a café in New York City at the moment and felt compelled to write about it. When I first became a lawyer, I was required to attend an in-person...