Partner, Sherry Lambson-Eisele
Partner, Sherry Lambson-Eisele

Sherry A. Lambson-Eisele

Partner / Practice Group Leader

Areas Of Practice

Sherry Lambson-Eisele chairs the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group and the Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights Practice Group. She has 29 years of experience handling construction, complex business, creditors’ rights, lender representation, property, and insurance defense litigation matters. Ms. Eisele has represented large and small business owners, developers, contractors, suppliers, lenders, insurers, bonding companies, theme parks, hotels, and individuals in matters ranging from multi-million-dollar claims to single-family home-owner matters and everything in between. She regularly handles complex construction, business, and real estate matters.

In the area of construction, she represents clients in disputes and litigation involving liens, bonds, payment and other contract disputes, construction defects, claims for extra work, construction delays, indemnity disputes, engineering and design errors and omissions, and construction project administration.

In the area of business, she represents clients in disputes and litigation involving business contracts, business divorces, business torts, director and officer liability, employment contracts, restrictive covenants, franchise agreements, commercial leases, commercial foreclosures, work-out agreements, and other banking and finance related matters.

In the area of real estate, she represents clients in disputes and litigation involving contracts, title claims, quiet title actions, boundary disputes, easements, trespass, and other real estate matters.

Her extensive litigation experience includes appearing in state, federal, bankruptcy, and appellate courts as well as arbitration and other dispute resolution proceedings. Ms. Eisele is often retained as an expert to testify regarding attorneys’ fees in business and construction litigation matters in Florida.


  • Florida, 1994
  • United States District Court
    • Middle District of Florida, 1995
    • Southern District of Florida, 1995
    • Northern District of Florida, 1994
  • United States Bankruptcy Court
    • Middle District of Florida, 1995
    • Southern District of Florida, 1995
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 1999

Awards, Recognition & Appointments

  • AV® 5.0 Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • 10.0 Superb Rating by AVVO
  • Listed in Florida’s Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine, multiple years
  • Listed in Top Rated Lawyers in Construction Law by The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel, multiple years
  • Orlando Top Female Attorneys by Orlando Magazine, multiple years
  • Pro Bono Service Award, Seminole County Bar Association, 2020
  • Pro Bono Service Award, Miami-Dade County Pro Bono Clinic, 1998
  • Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Committee, Appointed Bar Member


  • The Florida Bar
    • Business Law Section
    • Business Law Section Civil Rules Task Force, 2022-2023
    • Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Construction Law Committee, 2004-present
    • RPPTL Construction Law Committee, Litigation Subcommittee, 2022-present
    • RPPTL Construction Law Committee, Pro Bono Subcommittee, 2022-present
    • Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee, 2023
  • Orange County Bar Association, 2005-present
    • Business Litigation, Construction, and Professionalism Committees, 2010-present
    • Ninth Circuit, Business Court Task Force, Appointed Member of the Task Force, 2018-2019
  • Seminole County Bar Association
    • Past-President, 2021
    • Board Member, 2018-2022
  • Seminole County Florida Association of Women Lawyers
    • Secretary, 2021-2023
    • Board Member, 2021-2023
  • Voile Williams Inns of Court, Member, 2017-present
  • Volunteer, Seminole County Veteran’s Pro Bono Legal Aid Clinic, 2018-present
  • Certified Wish Coordinator, Make A Wish Foundation, Central Florida, 2003-2006

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Publications and Seminars

  • Litigating Clouds on Title and Quiet Title Actions, National Business Institute, 2017
  • Liens, Restrictions and Authority – Issues Regarding Encumbrances on Title, National Business Institute, 2016
  • Construction and Title Insurance Issues, Citizens Association, 2016
  • Legislative Changes in 2023 Regarding Service of Process in Florida, 2023


  • J.D., University of Miami, 1994
    • National Order of Barristers, 1994
    • American Jurisprudence Award, Moot Court
    • Moot Court Board, 1993-1994
    • Forum for Women and the Law, Treasurer, 1993-1994
    • Women Who Make a Difference, Chair, 1994
    • Winner, Optional Moot Court Competition, 1992
      • Finalist and Kurt Marmar Best Sportsmanship Award, Advanced Moot Court Competition, 1993
    • Semi-Finalist, Robert Orseck State Moot Court Competition, 1994
    • Finalist, University of Miami Negotiation Competition, 1993
    • American Bar Association U.S. Regional Negotiation Team, 1994
    • American Bar Association U.S. Regional Negotiation Team
  • B.A., Political Science, University of Central Florida, 1990
    • National Political Honor Society
    • Dean’s List, multiple semesters

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.