Two McArdle Franco PLLC Partners Recognized by Best Lawyers

Posted On Aug 22, 2023 / by / News

McArdle Franco PLLC is proud to have two of the firm’s partners recognized in the 2024 editions of The Best Lawyers in America® and the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America. Xavier Franco was included in The Best Lawyers in America® for his work in Litigation – Construction and Michael Mullavey was selected to the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America for Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Construction.

Mr. Franco focuses his practice on the litigation of commercial, corporate, construction and real estate disputes. He is experienced in resolving complex, high-value disputes in diverse forums, including civil courts, arbitration panels and administrative proceedings. He has also worked on high-profile matters involving construction disputes, government procurement protests and complex commercial transactions.

Mr. Mullavey handles complex litigation matters involving business disputes, commercial litigation, real estate, and construction litigation. His clients include local and regional companies, joint ventures, closely held corporations, sole proprietorships, and private individuals. He represents clients in state and federal court, appellate court, administrative hearings, alternative dispute resolution proceedings, and arbitration panels.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers recognitions are compiled based on an exhaustive Purely Peer Review® evaluation. More than 123,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and they have received more than 20 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world.


About McArdle Franco PLLC

McArdle Franco PLLC is a Miami-based law firm that has represented business clients in complex transactions, litigation, and workouts since 2002. The firm’s partners possess decades of collective experience dealing with high-level business, corporate, and real estate matters, including public-private joint ventures. The firm counsels and represents businesses throughout Florida. For more information, please visit