Joshua M. Atlas is a partner in the firm's West Palm Beach office and a member of the Construction and Commercial Litigation practices. Joshua represents a variety of clients, including general contractors, subcontractors and equipment suppliers in disputes related to both public and private construction projects. Joshua also has experience preparing and analyzing contracts for use in commercial and residential construction. Recently, Joshua earned accreditation as a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Associate from the U.S. Green Building Council. The LEED Green Associate credential demonstrates Joshua's commitment to sustainable building principles, and it allows him to advise clients on the unique issues that arise in connection with developing, constructing, and operating green building projects.
In addition, Joshua has experience in matters relating to creditors rights, commercial foreclosure, condominium law and homeowners association law. He has represented lenders, landlords and other corporate clients in pursuing claims against debtors and can aid clients in structuring, preparing and negotiating loan agreements, debt instruments and modifications/workouts. He also represents owners of real property and mortgagees against adverse claims, defending the owner's title and the validity and priority of the mortgagee's liens.