Adrian Neiman Arkin

Adrian Neiman Arkin

Attorney
Location:
Miami, Florida
Phone:
305-893-5506
Email:

Attorney at Law.  Exclusively representing condominium associations, businesses, people, families, estates, and other legal entities against insurance companies for the wrongful denial or delay of all or part of insurance benefits due an insured.  Ms. Arkin handles coverage disputes, matters of policy interpretation, cases where the insurance company recommends a contractor, or chooses to repair the property, matters of benefits calculation, amount of loss, and cases involving alleged misrepresentations in an application, or alleged fraud/arson.  Ms. Arkin also handles additional complex insurance litigation matters including Florida’s RICO Act, Florida’s Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act, declaratory judgment actions, and intentional torts by insurance companies including fraud, wrongful prosecution, statutory Bad Faith and other causes of action for punitive damages against insurance companies.  

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2001-Present - Mintz Truppman, P.A., Attorney at Law. Exclusively representing condominium associations, businesses, people, families, estates, and at least a few clients over the years who call her everyday, a few times a day, but who she is always nice to anyway, against insurance companies for the wrongful denial and/or delay of insurance benefits. Ms. Arkin handles coverage disputes, matters of policy interpretation, matters of benefits calculation, and cases involving alleged misrepresentations in an application, or alleged fraud. Ms. Arkin also handles additional complex insurance litigation matters including, Florida's RICO Act, Florida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act, declaratory judgment actions, and intentional torts by insurance companies including fraud, wrongful prosecution, statutory Bad Faith and other causes of action for punitive damages.


1999-2001 Prior to working for Mintz Truppman, P.A. Ms. Arkin handled all aspects of criminal and civil matters for Richard Markowitz, P.A., and was Of Counsel with Stephen J. Golembe, P.A.

"Get up, stand up.  Stand up for your rights."
- Bob Marley

Areas of Practice

  • Complex Civil Litigation Matters
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes

Education

  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • J.D. - 1998
  • New School for Social Research, New York, New York
    • B.A. - 1992

Classes/Seminars

  • "How to Get Paid - Public Adjuster Contracts", FAPIA, 2005
  • "Proofs of Loss - Why, How, When, If, Always", FAPIA, 2005
  • “10-20-60 Days- Time Limitations Under an Insurance Policy” , FAPIA
  • "Everything You Need to Know About Appraisal in Florida", Collins Center, 2008
  • "Collecting Legal Evidence While Adjusting an Insurance Claim", FAPIA, 2008
  • "One More Dollar!" Game Show Hostess, FAPIA, 2009
  • "Thinking Outside the Box" Windstorm, 2010
  • "Using Proper Construction Techniques in Your Estimates", FAPIA, 2010
  • "The Short Answer" Game Show Hostess, FAPIA, 2010
  • “Fraud - A Panel Discussion” , Moderator; FAPIA
  • “4 Things about Every Claim” , FAPIA Breakout Session, 2011
  • “Construction Methodology and Law and Ordinance Coverage Part I – How to Build a House” , FAPIA, 2011
  • “Can You Put My Name on the Check” , Windstorm 2012 Faculty
  • “Litigating the Right to Repair” , Town Hall
  • “Adjusting Hidden Damages and Unknown Factors” , FAPIA Nov. 2012
  • "Keeping up with the Legislature", FAPIA
  • "The Dating Game - Dating Water Damage Claims", Windstorm Faculty
  • "Regulatory Awareness", FAPIA April, 2014
  • “A Claim Check From Oz”, Director-Writer-Actress FAPIA, Nov. 2014
  • "The (Construction) Price is Right!", FAPIA Apr. 2015
  • "Advanced Concepts in Large Loss Adjusting Pt. 1”, FAPIA November, 2015
  • "Advanced Concepts in Large Losses Pt 2" FAPIA May 2016
  • "How to Adjust Electrical Claims after Fire, Lighting and Water” FAPIA Nov. 2016
  • Attorney Roundtable, National Win The Storm Conference, January 2017
  • “Legislative Changes for Adjusters (with FL Dept. Of Insurance)” FAPIA May 2017
  • The Right to Repair and Assignment of Benefits Hurricane Irma Symposium, November 2017

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient of Steinberg Institute Scholarship, 2000 - 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar
  • Florida Bar Grievance Committee, (2008 and 2013)
  • Florida Justice Association, (Soaring Eagle)
  • American Justice Association
  • Miami-Dade County Bar Association
  • Florida Association of Women Lawyers
  • Justice Teaching
  • Voting Rights Attorney
  • American Bar Association
  • Anti-Defamation League, Civil Rights Division
  • WIND Network
  • Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters

Past Employment Positions

  • Richard Markowitz, P.A., 1999 - 2001
  • Stephen J. Golembe, P.A., Of Counsel