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Kent B. Frazer
Kent B. Frazer
Partner 
777 South Flagler Drive
Suite 1100 West Tower
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
 
Tel:
561.671.3697
Fax:
561.659.6313
 
 

Kent Frazer represents business entities and individual principals and business owners in the resolution of business disputes involving fraud, business torts, breach of contract and other misconduct. He also represents companies in the defense of products liability matters, and legal professionals and law firms in legal malpractice and other professional negligence claims. Kent has extensive experience representing financial institutions in commercial foreclosures, receiverships, and lender liability matters. His practice involves litigation in both state and federal courts in Florida, as well as various alternative dispute resolution forums.
 
Representative Experience
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Fraud & Business Misconduct - Representation of shareholders in individual and shareholder derivative actions on behalf of corporate entity prosecuting claims against director and shareholder accused of extensive business misconduct, securities fraud, common law fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and intentional torts, including invasion of privacy arising from unauthorized electronic audio and video surveillance.
 
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Business Dispute and Dissolution Litigation – Representation of minority owner of corporate entity that owned and operated a major Palm Beach County golf resort in litigation involving breach of fiduciary duty.
 
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Business Dispute Litigation – Representation of individual shareholder and director of corporate entity in matter involving fraud and unjust enrichment arising from a failed joint venture.
 
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Business Dispute Litigation – Representation of capital management firm in the confirmation of arbitration award arising from a failed joint venture.
 
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Professional Liability Defense – Representation of law firm and individual lawyer against claims of alleged professional negligence arising from a complex intellectual property litigation.
 
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Products Liability – Representation of North American subsidiary of international electronics manufacturer in the defense of product liability claims arising from property damage to government defense contractor.
 
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Products Liability - Representation of manufacturer in federal products liability action defending personal injury-based claims alleging that client's products contained dangerous levels of lead, the exposure to which allegedly caused and accelerated autism.
 
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Commercial Foreclosure, Creditor's Rights & Receiverships - Representation of lenders and loan servicers in defaulted loan and foreclosure litigation, involving the enforcement of commercial loan documents, as well as the defense of lender liability claims.
 
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Landlord-Tenant - Representation of commercial real estate management companies in numerous breach of contract and eviction actions involving the enforcement of commercial lease agreements and guaranties.
 
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Securities Litigation - Representation of national and regional brokerage firms and investment banks in the defense of retail securities fraud claims in state and federal court and securities industry arbitration proceedings involving claims of securities fraud, negligence, and breach of fiduciary duty.
 
Awards & Recognition
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Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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American Bar Association, Member
 
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The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section, Member
 
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Palm Beach County Bar Association, Member
 
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Palm Beach County Bar Association, Business Litigation CLE Committee, Member
 
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Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association, Legal & Compliance Division, Member
 
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Economic Forum of Palm Beach County, Member
 
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Leadership West Palm Beach, 2011, Member
 
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Litigation Counsel of America, Fellow
 
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Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, Member
 

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Kent B. Frazer

Practice
Litigation
Education
J.D., Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad Law Center, 2003; magna cum laude, Nova Law Review, Senior Staff Member, 2001-2003
B.S., University of Florida, 1998
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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