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Philadelphia attorney, suspended four times in two states in 20 years, disbarred in Florida

Karen Kidd Aug. 18, 2017, 2:17pm

Philadelphia attorney Robert Philip Tuerk, practicing in Florida for about five years, has been disbarred following a July 20 Florida Supreme Court order after violating the terms of an August 2016 order, according to a recent Florida State Bar report.

Florida Supreme Court ruling could affect nursing home contracts

Kate Jacobson Nov. 10, 2016, 10:29pm

TALLAHASSEE -- A recent Florida Supreme Court ruling addressing the issue of whether nursing homes can enforce arbitration contracts when residents try to sue has surfaced.