Johnny White, Esq.

JOHNNY WHITE grew up in South Florida and joined Pozo-Diaz & Pozo, P.A. in 2013.  He actively litigates in state circuit and county courts, representing clients in construction defect claims, medical and professional malpractice, commercial litigation, general liability, contract disputes, premises liability, personal injury, nursing home, automobile negligence, slip/trip and falls, negligent security, defamation, bad faith and coverage disputes.  Johnny has become known for crafting creative solutions to complex issues, his practice increasingly involves construction industry issues and he has gained extensive experience defending construction defect claims. His construction experience includes claims relating to single-family residences, as well as claims involving large multi-unit residential and commercial developments. Over the years, he has resolved complex matters throughout Florida, representing property owners, architects, various sub-contractors, construction managers, developers, general contractors, municipalities and specialty contractors. Johnny has successfully resolved many multi-million dollar disputes on behalf of construction industry clients throughout Florida.  Johnny has also settled many complex cases without the need for trials and has extensive experience in handling matters in pre-suit, and both mediation and arbitration, examples include:

Commercial Buildings: Defended claims involving defective construction of commercial property, including environmental issues, tenant improvements, and issues involving surety and performance bonds
Condominium Projects: Defended and coordinated negotiation of multi-party claims involving defects in large condominium complexes. Worked with homeowner association, developer, and subcontractor counsel in addition to experts in multiple trades to negotiate scope of defect, method, and cost of repairs
Mold issues: Defended claims involving mold from both a construction defect and personal injury perspective
Residential Property: Defended cases involving issues of defective construction of single-family residences, including roof, drainage, soils, foundation, water intrusion, plumbing, stucco, masonry, electrical, and a myriad of other alleged defective conditions
Insurance Defense – Defended numerous claims including hurricane and windstorm damage, water intrusion resulting from defective workmanship, storm related events, drain pipes, sewage back-ups, window system failures, exterior building envelope penetrations, roofing membrane failures and lack of maintenance, fire damage and various other forms of consequential property damage and personal injury matters involving various alleged torts.

Johnny graduated from St. Thomas University School of Law, in Miami, Florida. Johnny graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Business.  He is a member of The Florida Bar, Federal Bar for the Southern District of Florida and Dade County Bar Association. Mr. White has also earned an AV® Peer Review Rating, which is the highest Martindale Hubbell rating available to an attorney. It is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that Mr. White’s peers ranked him at the highest level of professional excellence.

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