Who is Larsen?
We are known for our innovations in the community association industry and for our unwavering commitment to our clients.
As an active participant in the community association industry for more than two decades, we understand the pressures and challenges our clients face and recognize the importance of transparency when working on all your legal matters.
We will never just tell you what you want to hear. Instead, we will analyze, we will educate, and we will guide you toward the best solution for your association.
At Larsen, the collective experience of our team working in an innovative and collaborative setting yields value-added benefits for our community association clients. Our team consists of individuals with Juris Doctorates, advanced degrees in accounting, Masters in leadership, certified paralegals, marketing experts, and Masters in Business Administration (MBA).
Larsen is a firm that not only cares for its clients, but also for the communities we represent. The Larsen Team is compassionate about helping others and this dedication is present in all aspects of our services.
The History of Larsen
Since our beginning, Larsen has steadily built on a client focused foundation with the goal of delivering legal services of the highest quality while also remaining mindful of client costs.
Founded in 1994 by Richard Larsen, Larsen & Associates has continually revolutionized the industry of Community Association Law.
From its inception, our Firm has delivered outstanding results for our clients by utilizing highly experienced attorneys, paralegals, and dedicated support staff.
We are constantly ahead of the curve; simplifying and enhancing your experience with our leading technology, innovative budgeting services, and advanced collections process that allows our clients to collect delinquent assessments absolutely free.
The Larsen Timeline
The Law Offices of Richard E. Larsen is founded by Richard Larsen
The Firm is incorporated and renamed Richard E. Larsen, P.A.
Attorney Thomas R. Slaten, Jr. joins the firm and later becomes a shareholder
Larsen up-sizes significantly, moving to an office space nearly three times bigger, to accommodate for the growing firm
Larsen launches LarsenLink; allowing clients 24/7 access to case updates and information
The Collection Law Firm, sister firm to Larsen & Associates, is launched
Larsen celebrates 25 years of service to community associations
In addition to providing client-focused legal services, Larsen maintains a familial mentality in regard to our firm's practices.
Our clients are not just numbers, but rather peers, colleagues, friends, and family. Our staff is a tightly-knit group, working very closely with one another. Furthermore, many of our staff are actually legally and biologically related; adding an extra dimension of personal touch to everything we do.
Our firm is effectively a family-run business and we observe all of the virtues you'd expect from family.
You can count on us to be there for you and your association when you need us.
Community Association Representation
For more than two decades, Larsen has provided Florida with the highest standards of legal services focused solely on representing community associations.
From document interpretation and amendments, covenant enforcement, delinquent assessment collections, mediation and dispute resolution, and even the educational empowerment of our clients via our LarsenLearn brand, our experienced and dedicated team allows Larsen to provide an exceptional and complete array of community association legal services to our community association clients.
Our goal is to provide unsurpassed legal services in an efficient and economical approach that is mindful of your goal to control costs.
We offer the following services to our clients:
Covenant & Rule Enforcement
Annual Meetings & Elections
Contract Drafting & Dispute Resolution
Mediation, Arbitration, & Litigation
Board Developer Transition/Turnover
LarsenPrime is the most innovative, efficient, cost-effective solution to association law budgeting. With LarsenPrime, we are changing the approach and expenses that community associations take towards handling their legal needs.
LarsenPrime simplifies the billing process, shifts the financial risk of pursuing legal action to enforce covenants and restrictions from the association to our firm and paves the way for real solutions that help communities become all that was envisioned when they were developed.
With LarsenPrime your association will:
Say goodbye to confusing attorney billing invoices
Remove ambiguous billing scenarios
Eliminate all fears of calling your attorney for advice you really need
Pursue delinquent assessments and enforce covenants without typical, mounting attorney fees
Enjoy a premium 25-30% discounted hourly billable rate for anything that needs to be done outside of Prime package selected by your association
Know...AND STICK...to your legal budget
Connecting You to Your Cases
With so many directions an association legal matter can take, keeping up to speed on all of it and staying current can be both tedious and confusing.
Our online case management system, LarsenLink, was designed to make this process simpler for our clients by providing a platform to centralize all information pertaining to one given matter under a single umbrella.
LarsenLink provides a forum for more efficient, effective, and customizable operation work flows. Through LarsenLink, you can stay up-to-date on the progress of your cases and have convenient access to status reports for all cases as well as in-depth information for each matter.
24/7 access to your Covenant Violation and Collection files through our online case management system
Convenience of viewing and printing status reports, and setting up auto-generated subscriptions
Ability to track payments received, case filings, court hearings and trial dates
Exclusive access to Firm memos, announcements, and workshop materials
FREE training upon request