Biography of Lance C. Ball, Esq.
Lance C. Ball. Esq. has been practicing law and aggressively protecting client’s rights for more than a decade. In 2010, he founded the Ball Law Center, PA with the purpose of providing clients with quality, legal representation at reasonable rates. Mr. Ball currently concentrates his practice in the primary areas of:
- Business and Contract Law
- Commercial and Civil Litigation
- Construction Law and Litigation
- Credit Law and Debt Collection
- Landlord Tenant Law and Litigation
- Mortgage Foreclosure
- Real Estate Law and Litigation
Attorney Lance Ball is experienced in successfully representing individuals, families, homeowners, businesses, churches, and community associations through often complex circumstances. He has represented clients in mortgage foreclosure, eviction, real estate and brokerage disputes, debt collection, business disputes, contract disputes, construction defects, construction liens, real property disputes, real estate transactions, condominium and community association issues, and a variety of other legal matters. In each case, Mr. Ball endeavors to provide clients with thoughtful, innovative and effective legal solutions.
Recently, Attorney Lance Ball was awarded a Distinguished BV Peer Review Rating (Martindale Hubbell®), which is a widely respected mark of achievement and an excellent testament to his high ethical standards and dedication to providing quality legal representation.
Mr. Ball’s previous legal experience includes the following prestigious law firms and judiciary:
- Attorney – Wotitzky, Wotitzky & Ross, P.A. – Punta Gorda, Florida
- Attorney – Moye, O’Brien, O’Rourke, Pickert & Martin, LLP – Maitland, Florida
- Law Clerk – Sacher, Zelman, Van Sant, Paul, Beiley, Hartman, & Waldman, P.A. – Miami, Florida
- Judicial Law Clerk – The Honorable Judge Amy Steele Donner
Circuit Civil General Jurisdiction, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, Miami, Florida
University of Miami School of Law – Coral Gables, Florida
Juris Doctorate, cum laude – May 2002
Law Review: University of Miami Inter-American Law Review – Student Writing Editor
Moot Court: Moot Court Board – Vice President Client Counseling/Director of Mock Trial Competition
Central Michigan University – Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, May 1994
Finance and Business Law
Middlesex University – London, England, United Kingdom
Business and Law, 1992
Bermont Lakes, LLC v. Rooney et al., 980 So.2d 580 (Fla. 2nd DCA April 2008). Attorney Lance Ball successfully represented a buyer of real property in a transaction in which the appellate court held that when a seller contracts to sell vacant land and thereafter discovers that it does not own a portion of the land to be sold, the purchaser may nevertheless seek specific performance and compel sale of that portion of the land the seller does own.
Bar & Court Admissions
- Florida Bar
- All Florida State courts
- United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
- Charlotte County Bar Association
- Sarasota County Bar Association
Community Activities and Memberships
Attorney Lance Ball is actively involved in his local community, and supports numerous civic and cultural organizations. He is a graduate of the Leadership Charlotte Class of 2009, Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce. He served as a Board Director for the North Port Area Chamber of Commerce, and as a member of the Government Relations Committee. He is a proud sponsor of the North Port Entrepreneurial Academy, State College of Florida Small Business Development Center Lunch and Learn Program, and North Port Youth Soccer. He has been a supporter and participant in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Of further importance, Mr. Ball is also an active member and supporter of Edgewater United Methodist Church.
- Florida Real Estate Sales Associate
- Florida Notary Public
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Legal Knowledge and Experience Rating
Lance C. Ball, Esq. is an experienced attorney, who has earned a Distinguished, BV Peer Review Rating (Martindale Hubbell®), which is a widely respected mark of achievement and an excellent testament to his high ethical standards and dedication to providing quality legal representation.
If you need legal assistance, please contact Attorney Lance Ball today at (941) 740-2255 to schedule a confidential consultation, and become more knowledgeable about your legal rights and available options.