• Appeals & Appellate
  • District of Columbia, Florida, New York
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Practice Area
  • Appeals & Appellate
Additional Practice Areas
  • Appellate
  • Litigation; Class Action Litigation; Financial Services Litigation; Securities & Shareholder Litigation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
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Florida
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New York
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5th Circuit
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9th Circuit
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11th Circuit
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D.C. Circuit
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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
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U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
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U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
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U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Professional Experience
Shareholder
Current
Education
University of Miami School of Law
J.D.
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University of Miami
B.A.
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Awards
Listed, The Legal 500 United States
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Trial Aces
Law360
Tallahassee Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year
The Best Lawyers in Florida
G. Kirk Haas Humanitarian Award
Florida Bar Association
Leading Lawyers in America
Lawdragon 500
Appellate Practice Group of the Year
Team Member, a Law360
100 Most Influential Lawyers
The National Law Journal
Leading Litigators in America
Lawdragon 500
Traditions of Excellence Award
Florida Bar
Distinguished Lecturer
University of Miami School of Law
Lawyer of the Year Award
National Law Journal
Listed, The Best Lawyers in America
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Appellate Practice; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law; Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy), 2006-2016 "Lawyer of the Year," Appellate Practice, 2016 "Lawyer of the Year," Tallahassee Bet-the-Company Litigation, 2013
Listed, Chambers USA Guide
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2003-2016; "Senior Statesman," 2014-2016
Florida Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers Magazine
2006-2016
Listed, Florida Trend magazine, Litigation
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"Hall of Fame," 2010-2013; Commercial Litigation, 2015; "Legal Elite," 2004-2006, 2008-2009
Leading Lawyers in America
Lawdragon 300
2006, 2010
Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5
Martindale-Hubbell®
Professional Associations
American Academy of Appellate Lawyers
Charter member
Current
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State of Florida
Former Deputy Attorney General
Current
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Litigation Counsel of America
Fellow
Current
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American Academy of Trial Lawyers
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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International Academy of Trial Lawyers
Member
Current
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Florida Federal Judicial Nominating Commission
Member
- Current
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Florida Legislature
Former Member
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
101 East College Avenue
Tallahassee, FL 32301
USA
Telephone: (850) 222-6891
Fax: (850) 681-0207