David Softness

David R. Softness, P.A. is an experienced bankruptcy creditor's rights and general commercial litigation law firm. The firm focuses on counseling individuals, small businesses and lenders on a broad range of legal matters from basic to complex and provides representation to lenders, debtors, unsecured creditors, landlords, asset purchasers, all of which may be corporations other business entities, and individuals.

The firm maintains an active practice in the state and federal courts of Florida, and has actively practiced -and continues to be licensed and to appear - in the state and federal courts of New Jersey and New York. The firms attorneys have historically and continue to appear in Bankruptcy Courts throughout the country.

David R. Softness, P.A. takes pride in tailoring its legal advice and service to fit the needs of the client. The firm's legal services and fee structure are geared to the most efficient use of legal services expended commensurate with the client's legal needs and equally importantly, the likely result of the matter.

David R. Softness has 26 years experience with business bankruptcy including a clerkship with a Federal Bankruptcy Judge. He is rated AV by Martindale Hubbell, the highest ranking available, and has been consistently is recognized as a Super Lawyer by Florida Trend magazine.

  • Rated "AV" by Martindale Hubbell (their highest rating)
  • Recognized as a Florida “SuperLawyer” in 2006, 2010 and 2011
  • Repeatedly named one of the “Legal Elite” by Florida Trend magazine
  • Selected as a "Top Attorney" in Florida by the American Registry