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Fort Myers Real Estate and Business Law Firm


 Serving Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples,
Bonita Springs, and Estero


With almost 39 years of legal experience, the law office of Thomas M. Dryden, P.L. has a strong reputation within the Fort Myers, Florida area for helping clients through challenging legal experiences.

Attorney Thomas M. Dryden is Board Certified in both Real Estate and Business Litigation. This experience and specialty provides him with the unique ability to protect a client’s interest whether in a transaction or litigation matter. Mr. Dryden is also AV Peer Rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating afforded by peers based on the lawyer’s professional ability and ethical standards.

The law office of Thomas M. Dryden, P.L.  focuses on the areas of transactions and litigation involving real estate, construction, condominium, business and probate law including:

  • Negotiation, review and preparation of real estate contracts and mortgages.
  • Preparation and handling of real estate closings involving title insurance.
  • Real estate litigation, including prosecution and defense of seller/realtor misrepresentation cases, deposit disputes, specific performance and foreclosures.
  • Commercial landlord/tenant law, including lease preparation, dispute resolution and litigation.
  • Probate and Trust Administration and litigation.
  • Boundary Disputes.

If you are in need of an experienced Southwest Florida attorney for seasoned legal advice or for matters related to real estate, business, trusts and probate law, or effective resolution of disputes through negotiated settlement or litigation, contact our law office today.

Highly experienced real estate and business law attorney

Our dedicated and experienced team of legal professionals is committed to providing quality representation for all our clients. We have been practicing civil law in the Fort Myers area since 1984 (licensed since 1982).  Thomas Dryden has been Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Real Estate since 1996 and Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Business Litigation since 2013.

Over the past 38 years, we have handled multi-million-dollar commercial and residential transactions. We have also handled lawsuits involving liens, construction defects, evictions, quiet title, foreclosure and foreclosure defense, breach of contract, association disputes, trust and will disputes, and insurance matters. The Law Offices of Thomas M. Dryden has also handled hundreds of lawsuits, concluding in settlements or bench or jury trials.

We have handled complex commercial litigation cases involving favorable judgments and decisions for business owners, which involved experts testifying as to performance standards being met resulting in hundreds of thousands of dollars and attorneys fees being paid to the client.

In a 2011 construction lien and fraud jury trial case that lasted four days, we obtained a $550,000 judgement for fraud, among other claims, against a real estate property owner and its principal.

Thomas M. Dryden, P.L. has a busy staff consisting of two full-time legal assistants, who each have an area of expertise. “It is important to my staff and me to stay accessible to our clients and provide the best legal representation possible to keep our clients happy, often under expedited and difficult circumstances”.

Trust the experience of Fort Myers Real Estate Attorney Thomas M. Dryden. Contact us online or call us today at 239-243-9303

Thomas M. Dryden serves clients in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero.