COVID-19 Announcement

As the news relating to COVID-19 continues to develop, we wanted to touch base with our valued clients and friends and make you aware that the members of the Rywant Alvarez team have capability to work remotely.

We are hopeful that the duration of this event will be limited, but Rywant Alvarez will employ all necessary resources to continue to provide services to our clients.

We wish you all health and safety.

John Guyton Obtains Final Judgment for Injunctive Relief in Employment Case

John Guyton obtained a final judgment for injunctive relief on behalf of his client in an employment dispute regarding a non-compete agreement.


Final Judgment Order

Rywant Alvarez welcomes Kim Nunez!

Kimberly I. Nuñez

Rywant Alvarez is pleased to announce our newest attorney, Kimberly Nuñez. Kim is an associate in the firm’s Tampa office.  Her practice focuses on insurance litigation and personal injury.  She graduated from Stetson University College of Law.  Kim is originally from Sarasota and has lived in Tampa since she was an undergrad at the University of South Florida.  Kim is fluent in Spanish.  She volunteers with Lawyers for Literacy where she tutors elementary school children in vocabulary and reading.

Melissa Isabel Granted Motion to Dismiss for Fraud

We are pleased to announce that Melissa Isabel obtained a dismissal in favor of our client.  After three years of contentious litigation, Melissa was able to brief and successfully argue the Plaintiff had committed and perpetuated a fraud on the court.  The trial court granted the motion a month prior to the scheduled jury trial.

Order Granting Motion to Dismiss

Rywant Alvarez welcomes William Dennis!

William J. DennisOur newest attorney, William Dennis received his undergrad degree from USF. He then went on to graduate from Liberty University School of Law, where he was a Dean’s Scholar. Upon graduation, Will worked for the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court as a prosecutor. Will spent four years prosecuting cases ranging from second degree misdemeanors to capital felony crimes. After four years and over 40 trials later, Will decided to moved into civil practice, where he has primarily focused on first party property defense. Will is excited to advocate for his clients inside and outside of the courtroom.


Rywant Alvarez sponsors the Collective’s January Happy Hour

Rywant Alvarez sponsors the Collective’s January Happy Hour. The Collective is a group of socially conscious and public-spirited friends, who believe that access to justice is fundamental to the wellbeing of our community.

Bay Area Legal Services – The Collective

John Guyton Appointed to the Civil Trial Law Certification Committee

John A. Guyton, IIIJohn Guyton was appointed to the Civil Trial Law Certification Committee. He recently obtained summary judgment for his client in a complex commercial dispute.

New Office Locations in Tampa and Orlando

The firm, after 35 years in the same Tampa location, has moved its offices to Harbor Island. The new space will give us more room to add lawyers to better serve our clients. The new office address in Tampa is:

302 Knights Run Avenue
Suite 1000
Tampa, Florida 33602

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We are also opening a new office location in Orlando.

250 North Orange Avenue
Suite 710
Orlando, Florida 32801

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We have people available to take your questions regarding your case. Our initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a contingency fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if we win your case.