Hal K. Litchford - Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

Hal K. Litchford

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 407-367-5401

Hal K. Litchford, shareholder in the Firm's Orlando office, devotes his practice primarily to the litigation, trial and appeal of significant business-related disputes. His broad experience includes antitrust and trade regulation matters, non-compete and trade secret law and intellectual property law, among other areas. As a result of his extensive courtroom experience, he also has a related counseling practice.

Mr. Litchford was one of the first board-certified attorneys in Antitrust and Trade Regulation in the state of Florida, and holds the highest rating assigned by Martindale-Hubbell. He has received numerous recognitions from his peers, including his listings in The Best Lawyers in America®, Florida Super Lawyers and Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers.

Mr. Litchford is a well-known participant in bar activities. He has served as chair of the Business Law Section of The Florida Bar, chair of the Statewide Fee Arbitration Committee, and is serving his second term on the Certification Committee of The Florida Bar for Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law. He has also served on the Appellate Rules committee as well as the ad hoc Committee that drafted the standards for intellectual property certification in Florida.

Since 1980, Mr. Litchford has been in private practice in Orlando and was one of the founding shareholders of Litchford & Christopher. Prior to coming to central Florida, he worked in the antitrust department of Howrey & Simon in Washington, D.C.

He is an accomplished author and presenter on the topics of antitrust and civil litigation, and frequently presents continuing legal education seminars across the state.

Vanderbilt UniversityBS 1975University of Virginia School of LawJ.D. 1978
Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association Antitrust and Trade Regulation Certification Committee of The Florida Bar The Florida Bar District of Columbia Bar Association American Bar Association (Antitrust and Litigation Sections) Orange County Bar Association

Office Location

200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 2900
Orlando, FL 32801
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Appellate Practice of the Orlando Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Antitrust Law of the Orlando Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Antitrust Law of the Orlando Metro Area
Hal K. Litchford has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Hal K. Litchford has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Hal K. Litchford has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Antitrust Law (Antitrust/IP Intersection, Arbitration and Mediation, Class Actions, Counseling, Health Care, Litigation, Trade Regulation)
Appellate Practice
Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation (Antitrust)
Litigation - Antitrust