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Mr. McCaughan is the founder of Mac Law PLLC, a law firm dedicated to serving individuals and businesses in all aspects of real property law. After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law, Mr. McCaughan practiced at a well-regarded litigation firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, before deciding to start Mac Law PLLC. He is a title insurance and settlement agent of Old Republic National Title Insurance Company, and currently serves as “of Counsel” for a prominent South Florida real estate law firm. Mr. McCaughan is a native of Miami, Florida, and is active in the legal community, volunteering as a Pro Bono Attorney at Legal Services of Greater Miami and previously receiving the Pro Bono Certificate of Achievement from the University of Miami. In addition to his law degree, Mr. McCaughan holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida.
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Evictions, Landlord Rights, Tenants' Rights
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation
Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
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Mac Law Firm PLLC
Tobin & Associates, P.A.
Legal Services of Greater Miami
Mavrick Law Firm
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University of Miami School of Law
J.D. | Law
Honors: Magna Cum Laude, Dean's List, Dean's Merit Scholar, Dean's Certificate of Achievement, Pro Bono Certificate of Achievement, Honors in Litigation Skills
Activities: Business and Corporate Law Society, Real Property Society
University of Central Florida
B.S. (2013) | Business Management
Honors: Deans List, Presidential Honor Roll, Florida Bright Futures Scholar, 1st Place in Statewide Business Pitch Competition, Finalist in Nationwide Business Pitch Competition, Semi-Finalist in UCF Strategic Management Competition.
Activities: DECA Business Club, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Sigma Nu Fraternity
A: If you are not current on your rent then he can evict you. If you pay the amount on the 3-day notice, you are considered current on your rent and he cannot restart the process until you miss another rent payment. If he files an eviction against you, and you dont have enough money to deposit ALL of the past due rent into the court registry, he automatically wins and gets a judgment for eviction. The fact that you do not have the money, but will have it on March 1, is not a defense to eviction. You are in a tricky situation, and March 1 is a long ways off to stall him. Try to work out a deal with him, and MAKE SURE TO GET THE DEAL IN WRITING. Also, contact your local legal aid organization,
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A: You could rent a PO box to use as your business address. Ultimately I would not worry too much about doing freelance work out of your home unless you have a lot of people coming and going all the time or the business is causing some other type of disturbance.