Kevin A. Reck

Partner

Overview

Kevin A. Reck is a partner and business litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP and currently serves as chair of the firm’s Orlando Litigation Department. He represents a large number of banks, financial institutions, federally chartered institutions, secured lenders, special servicers, unsecured creditors, creditor's committees and commercial landlords. Mr. Reck's practice includes commercial real estate loan workouts, chapter 11 proceedings, including chapter 11 plan litigation, single asset real estate cases, bankruptcy sales, valuation hearings as well as adversary proceedings. Mr. Reck has experience in both state and federal court litigating fraudulent transfer and preference actions and has represented both individuals and corporate clients in derivative actions and in securities litigation (including the defense of class actions). He is a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy & Business Reorganizations, Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution, and Construction Practices.

In addition, Mr. Reck practices in all facets of commercial litigation, including, real estate, restrictive covenant and contract disputes as well as representing medical providers and hospitals in disputes with carriers and patients regarding medical necessity and reasonableness of charges. Additionally, Mr. Reck represents both contractors and owners in all facets of construction litigation, including contract preparation, construction lien claim litigation and defect and delay claims.

Prior to joining Foley, Mr. Reck gained professional experience working as a Florida Supreme Court-certified legal intern for the Eighth Judicial Circuit public defender.

Recognition

Mr. Reck was named to the 2010 Florida Super Lawyers – Rising Stars® list for his business litigation, banking and construction litigation work. In 2012, he was recognized by the Legal 500 for his work in construction.

Education

Mr. Reck received his J.D., with high honors, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2001, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif. While attending law school, he was honored with book awards in Family Law and Advanced Problems in Bankruptcy. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida (B.A., political science, cum laude).

Admissions

Mr. Reck is a member of The Florida Bar.

Representative Matters

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Counseled United States based national call center on information security and privacy issues, including telephone monitoring and recording policies, and data management issues associated with call recordings and electronically stored information.
Prosecution of civil theft litigation involving fraudulent presentation of a letter of credit, seeking over $380,000 in damages and accompanying attorneys' fees pursuant to Florida's civil theft statute, resulting in favorable settlement for client.
Counseled social media startup on website development issues, contracts with website development company, drafted terms of service, privacy policies, and copyright policies.

Insights

Florida’s CADRA a Powerful New Data Protection Law
11 September 2015
Legal News Alert: Privacy, Security & Information Management