SOUTH FLORIDA'S BEST LAWYERS 2021

FEATURING THE TOP LEGAL TALENT IN THE FORT LAUDERDALE, FORT MEYERS, MIAMI, AND WEST PALM BEACH AREAS.

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Featured Firms


The Yerrid Law Firm , P.A.
Gladstone & Weissman , P.A.
Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen , P.A.
Needle & Ellenberg , P.A.
Cohen Blostein & Ayala , PA
Keller Landsberg PA
Hicks, Porter, Ebenfeld & Stein , P.A.
Kenny Nachwalter , P.A.
Rose M. La Femina

Malloy & Malloy , P.L.

Easley Appellate Practice , P.L.L.C.
Nelson & Nelson , P.A.
Law Offices of Susan J. Hahn , P.A.
Jeffrey S. Weiner , P.A.
McLuskey McDonald & Hughes , P.A.
Law Offices of Diana Santa Maria P.A.
Russo Appellate Firm P.A.
Wicker Smith O'Hara McCoy & Ford P.A.
Morgan & Morgan , PA
Campbell Law Firm PLLC

Ena T. Diaz , P.A.

Salmon & Dulberg Dispute Resolution

David C. Rash , P.A.

Featured in Best Lawyers

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C. Steven Yerrid

  • Recognized Since: 1989
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Denise L. Schneider

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Heather L. Apicella

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Jeffrey A. Weissman

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Family Law | Family Law Mediation
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Peter L. Gladstone

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Andrew B. Yaffa

  • Recognized Since: 2009
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Eric T. Halsey

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Gary M. Cohen

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Natasha S. Cortes

Natasha S. Cortes

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Neal A. Roth

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Rachel Furst

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Stuart Z. Grossman

Stuart Z. Grossman

  • Recognized Since: 1995
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Aviation Law | Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Andrew L. Ellenberg

  • Recognized Since: 2009
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Andrew Needle

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Jay Cohen

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Rudwin Ayala

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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D. David Keller

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants
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Raymond L. Robin

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Cindy Ebenfeld

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Insurance Law
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Dinah S. Stein

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Appellate Practice
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Irene M. Porter

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Insurance Law
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Mark Hicks

  • Recognized Since: 1989
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Appellate Practice | Commercial Litigation
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Anna T. Neill Ph.D.

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Brandon S. Floch

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Christina M. Ceballos-Levy

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Deborah S. Corbishley

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Douglas H. Patton

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Antitrust Law
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Elizabeth Brooks Honkonen

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Securities
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Janelle M. Ans

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Jeffrey T. Foreman

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Securities
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Michael Nachwalter

  • Recognized Since: 1993
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Antitrust Law | Arbitration | Bet-the-Company Litigation | Commercial Litigation | Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants | Mediation
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Richard Alan Arnold

  • Recognized Since: 1991
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Antitrust Law | Commercial Litigation
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Richard H. Critchlow

  • Recognized Since: 1995
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Bet-the-Company Litigation | Commercial Litigation | Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants | Litigation - Securities
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Robert D.W. Landon III

  • Recognized Since: 2011
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Scott E. Perwin

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Appellate Practice | Bet-the-Company Litigation | Litigation - Antitrust
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Stanley H. Wakshlag

  • Recognized Since: 1997
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Entertainment Law - Motion Pictures and Television | Litigation - Securities | Securities / Capital Markets Law
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William J. Blechman

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Antitrust Law
Image of Rose M. La Femina

Rose M. La Femina

  • Recognized Since: 2013
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Trusts and Estates
Image of Dorothy F. Easley

Dorothy F. Easley

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Appellate Practice
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Barry A. Nelson

  • Recognized Since: 1995
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Tax Law | Trusts and Estates
Image of Jennifer Okcular

Jennifer Okcular

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Tax Law
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Susan J. Hahn

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Immigration Law
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Jeffrey S. Weiner

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Criminal Defense: General Practice | Criminal Defense: White-Collar
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David M. McDonald

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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James E. McDonald

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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John W. McLuskey

  • Recognized Since: 2014
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Insurance Law | Litigation - Insurance | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Diana Santa Maria

Diana Santa Maria

  • Recognized Since: 2009
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Elizabeth K. Russo

Elizabeth K. Russo

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Appellate Practice
Image of Dennis M. O'Hara

Dennis M. O'Hara

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Image of Frederick E. Hasty III

Frederick E. Hasty III

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants
Image of Jackson F. McCoy

Jackson F. McCoy

  • Recognized Since: 2003
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Image of Jordan S. Cohen

Jordan S. Cohen

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Kurt M. Spengler

  • Recognized Since: 2016
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
Image of Leslie A. McCormick

Leslie A. McCormick

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Image of Mandi J. Karvis

Mandi J. Karvis

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Phoenix, Arizona
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants | Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Image of Nicholas E. Christin

Nicholas E. Christin

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Litigation - Trusts and Estates | Trusts and Estates
Image of Oscar J. Cabanas

Oscar J. Cabanas

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants | Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Image of Richards H. Ford

Richards H. Ford

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
Image of Albert H. Lechner

Albert H. Lechner

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Jacksonville, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Alexander Murphree Clem

Alexander Murphree Clem

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Basil A. Valdivia

Basil A. Valdivia

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
Image of Bobby F. Martin, Jr.

Bobby F. Martin, Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Memphis, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Brad Hollingsworth

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Brandon R. Scheele

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Insurance Law | Litigation - Insurance
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Brian Christopher Winfrey

  • Recognized Since: 2017
  • Location:

    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas
    Employment Law - Individuals | Litigation - Labor and Employment
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C. Todd Alley

  • Recognized Since: 2011
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Christopher J. Graddock

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Clay M. Townsend

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Entertainment Law - Music | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of David Henry

David Henry

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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David I. Rickey

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Donald G. Greiwe

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Donald W. Buckler

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Edward Combs

Edward Combs

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Felipe Mavromatis

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Gregory D. Prysock

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Jacksonville, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of H. Scott Bates

H. Scott Bates

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
Image of Ivan D. Voronec

Ivan D. Voronec

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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James D. Clark

  • Recognized Since: 2005
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs | Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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James G. Biggart

  • Recognized Since: 2012
  • Location:

    Tallahassee, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Jason Gichner

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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John A. Yanchunis

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Consumer Law | Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
Image of Joseph Shaughnessy

Joseph Shaughnessy

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Kathryn E. Barnett

  • Recognized Since: 2010
  • Location:

    Nashville, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Keenan Nix

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Atlanta, Georgia
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Keith M. Carter

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Keith R. Mitnik

  • Recognized Since: 2007
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Matt Morgan

  • Recognized Since: 2019
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Michael C. Bird

  • Recognized Since: 2015
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Michael N. Hanna

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Detroit, Michigan
  • Practice Area
    Employment Law - Individuals
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Paul J. Pennock

  • Recognized Since: 2006
  • Location:

    New York City, New York
  • Practice Area
    Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs
Image of Paul L. SanGiovanni

Paul L. SanGiovanni

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Construction Law | Litigation - Construction
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Peter Byron Gee Jr.

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Memphis, Tennessee
  • Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs | Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Randall T. Porcher

  • Recognized Since: 2009
  • Location:

    Tallahassee, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Ronson J. Petree

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Workers' Compensation Law - Claimants
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Scott T. Borders

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Tampa, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
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Stephen J. Knox

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of Thomas Caldwell

Thomas Caldwell

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
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Vincent M. D'Assaro

  • Recognized Since: 2018
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs | Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs
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W. Doug Martin

  • Recognized Since: 2020
  • Location:

    Orlando, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
Image of William B. Lewis

William B. Lewis

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
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Dennis M. Campbell

  • Recognized Since: 2008
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Areas
    Commercial Litigation | Litigation - Banking and Finance | Litigation - Bankruptcy | Litigation - Construction | Litigation - Real Estate
Image of David C. Rash

David C. Rash

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Featured in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

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Joshua L. Plager

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Tova N. Verchow

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Family Law
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Christina Himmel

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Commercial Litigation
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Jacob J. Liro

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Transportation Law
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Jessica L. Gross

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    Miami, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Appellate Practice
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Spencer S. Keyser

  • Recognized Since: 2021
  • Location:

    West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Practice Area
    Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

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