David B. Mankuta

David B. Mankuta

Of Counsel

Fort Lauderdale, FL

David B. Mankuta is a highly respected litigator and is Board Certified in Construction Law by the Florida Bar. He has a deep understanding of real estate, construction and other commercial matters. He was one of the first attorneys in Florida to be board-certified in construction law, and holds Martindale Hubbell’s highest AV® rating.

He represents his clients’ interests in professional and ethical manner through litigation and arbitration. Whether he is inside or outside of the courtroom, he focuses on resolving disputed issues in an efficient, satisfactory manner.

David works closely with contractors, design professionals, lenders, developers and other clients in the following areas:

  • Construction, building codes and related issues
  • Administrative issues
  • Bid protests
  • Commercial disputes
  • Land use and zoning
  • Governmental relations

David’s commercial litigation practice has been wide ranging from contract actions and partnership disputes to probate matters.

He has been consecutively recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® list from since 2010 and named to the Florida Super Lawyers list since 2006. He was noted as a “Top Lawyer” by the South Florida Legal Guide from 2010-2011 and 2013-2016.