Welcome

Durant, Schoeppel, & Decunto, P.A. represents national and local clients in business and individual disputes. Our philosophy is to understand your goals for resolving your legal matters, then to facilitate efficient and cost-effective solutions.

Our practice concentrates on civil litigation at the trial and appellate levels, and alternative dispute resolution before state courts, federal courts, and administrative agencies. We protect our clients' interests in a broad range of commercial, construction, employment, insurance coverage, and other litigation matters.

Stephen Durant

Kevin Schoeppel

C. Popham Decunto

Our attorneys are authorized to practice in all Florida courts. We are also members of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, which encompasses the area from Jacksonville to Ocala, Orlando, and Tampa. We handle appeals in Florida and federal courts of appeal. Our attorneys are regularly admitted to practice in other parts of the country for specific clients and cases.

We have a serious commitment to our professional community and continuing legal education. Our attorneys meet or exceed Florida Bar requirements for continuing legal education and contribute time and financial support to pro bono matters.

Beyond our own legal community, we maintain productive relationships with lawyers in other states. Allowing us to better assist our clients in matters outside of Florida. We often act as local counsel in Florida for attorneys from other parts of the nation. These law firms and their clients find our legal experience and active involvement with the local legal community invaluable in their litigation efforts.

Our firm has developed an experienced team of able legal assistants and critical staff members to better serve our clients. We have technology systems in place that facilitate discovery, research, client communications, and document retrieval. We welcome electronic communications with our clients.

Standard hourly billing rates are available to our clients. Adjusted rates and flat fee billing are available when appropriate. Detailed billing statements are provided in printed format or delivered electrically.

Durant, Schoeppel, & Decunto, P.A. welcomes inquiries about our services from businesses, individuals, and other attorneys.