Firm Profile

Thompson, Sizemore, Gonzalez & Hearing, P.A.
201 North Franklin Street, Suite 1600
Tampa, FL 33602
United States
(813) 273.0050

Firm Details

Our law firm provides high-quality legal services in a cost-effective manner to the owners and managers of businesses and to governmental entities. We assist our clients in managing their employees, help our clients deal with labor organizations, and represent them before courts and agencies that regulate any aspect of the employment relationship. The major emphasis in our activities is helping our clients prevent legal problems by having sound personnel policies and practices, including effective training programs. The law firm also provides other members of the legal profession a resource to aid them in representing their clients on an as-needed basis when those clients face problems requiring the expertise offered by our firm.


Valerie Tolisano
Firm Administrator


  • Baycare Health Systems
  • Bealls Department Stores
  • Blooming Brands
  • City of Clearwater
  • City of Sarasota
  • City of St. Petersburg
  • City of Tampa
  • Duke Energy
  • Hillsborough County School Board
  • Tampa Electric Company
  • Tampa General Hospital
  • Verizon
  • Verizon Wireless
  • Walgreen Co
  • WellCare

About Our Clients

Health Care: Shands Teaching Hospital and Clinics; Bay Care Health Systems, Inc.; Halifax Medical Center; Citrus Memorial Hospital; Wuesthoff Memorial Hospital; Sun Coast Hospital; Southeast Volusia Hospital District d/b/a Bert Fish Medical Center; South Florida Baptist Hospital; Winter Haven Hospital; and Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children.

Construction: Florida West Coast Chapter, Associated Builders and Contractors; Metric Construction Company; Associated General Contractors of Mid-Florida; Misener Marine Construction; Kearney Development Company, Inc.

Transportation: Young Trucking, Inc.; Comcar Industries.

Manufacturing: Vernitron Corporation; Raytheon E-Systems; Ford Motor Corporation; Trak Microwave; Lockheed

Missiles & Space Co.: Walter Industries; Coronado Paint; KC Industries.

Media: Time-Life, Inc.; News-Journal Corporation; Palm Beach Post; Citicasters, Inc. (WTSP, Channel 10); Clear Channel Communications, Inc.

Public Sector: State of Florida; City of Gainesville; Alachua County; Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office; City of North Port; City of Tampa; City of Dunedin; City of Largo; Gainesville Housing Authority; City of Bradenton; City of St.
Petersburg; City of Clearwater; Tampa Bay Water Authority; City of Oldsmar; City of Pinellas Park.

Retail/Commercial: Walgreen Co.; Caspers, Inc. (McDonald's); Outback Steakhouse; Sutton Distributing; McKesson Corporation; Beall's Department Stores; Brown-Forman Corporation; K-Mart Corporation; Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless.

Authorized Insurance Defense Counsel: Kemper National; St. Paul Fire & Marine; State Farm; Northwestern Mutual Life; Davis Baldwin; Chubb, Inc.; Lexington; Universal Underwriters.
Utilities: Verizon Florida, Inc. (f/k/a GTE); Verizon Data Services, Inc.; Tampa Electric Company; Progress Energy Corporation.

Education: The University of South Florida; School Board of Hillsborough County; School Board of Pinellas County; School Board of Volusia County; School Board of Lee County; School Board of Manatee County; Academy of the Holy Names; Jesuit High School; St. John’s Episcopal Day School; University of Florida.

Professional Organizations/Groups: The Florida Bar; The Hillsborough County Bar Association; local State of Florida Circuit Courts; law firms; accounting firms; physicians; dentists.

Non-Profit Organizations: The Children's Home; Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Tampa Bay; Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, Girls Inc. of Pinellas; Pinellas Head Start; Manatee Head Start; Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, and a variety of United Way and religious organizations.

Other: Florida Aerospace; Tampa Bay Buccaneers; General Electric Company; Terminix International-L.P.; Rochester-Midland Corporation; Brown & Brown; Naylor Publications; Del Webb Corporation.

Firm Practice Areas

  • Employment Law - Management
  • Labor Law - Management
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment

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