Karl J. Brandes - Phelps Dunbar LLP

Karl J. Brandes

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 813-472-7862

Karl Brandes practices in the areas of civil trial and commercial litigation. His practice includes petroleum marketing litigation; franchise and other trade regulation litigation; class action litigation; environmental litigation; construction litigation for engineer, architect, contractor and developer clients; condominium litigation; professional liability litigation for lawyer and engineer clients; computer litigation; personal injury litigation, including insurance and self-insured defense; toxic tort litigation; product liability litigation; and real property litigation. Mr. Brandes serves as the practice coordinator of the firm's Florida trial group.

He is certified as a state and federal court mediator and has mediated cases in each of the subject areas described above. He also serves as an arbitrator for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

University of California BerkeleyAB 1977Golden Gate University School of LawJ.D. 1981
The Florida BarHillsborough County Bar AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationFederal Bar Association

Office Location

100 South Ashley Drive, Suite 1900
Tampa, FL 33602-5311
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Alternative Dispute Resolution, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Complex Litigation, Construction, Environmental, FACTA, Franchise, Land Use and Zoning, Mass Tort, Petroleum Industry, Product Liability)
Litigation - Construction