• Florida Bar As. Board Certified, Civil Trial Law (1992-Present)
  • Certified Circuit Civil Mediator (2000-Present)
  • (Certification Number 13292R)

Areas of Practice

Civil Trial, including personal injury, wrongful death, construction defect, class action, bad faith, mold, professional negligence, and mediation; AV rating Martindale-Hubbell


  • University of Florida, B.S.B.A. (1982)
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D. (High Honors) (1986)
  • Intern – FL House of Rep., Judiciary Committee (1984-1985)
  • Clerk – Florida Supreme Court (1985)

Professional Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association (1986)
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida (1987)
  • Lee County Bar Association (1986-Present)
  • American Inns of Court, Calusa Chapter (1995-1999)
  • Judicial Nominating Commission – 20th Judicial Circuit (1996-2000)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, SW FL Chapter (1998-Present)
  • Florida Bar Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Division (1992-1996)
  • 20th Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee (2003-2006)
  • Federal Bar Association (2004-Present)

Community Involvement

  • YMCA Youth Basketball Coach,1996-2004
  • Greater Fort Myers Soccer Club, Youth Soccer Coach (1994-2004)
  • North Fort Myers Soccer Club, Youth Soccer Coach (2005-2007)
  • Coastal Conservation Association, Board of Directors (1991-1998)
  • McGregor Isles Homeowner’s Association (1997-2000)
  • Leadership Lee County (Class of 2000)
  • Alva Fire & Rescue, Commissioner (2005-2010)


Date of Birth: January 30, 1960
Place of Birth: Coral Gables, Florida
Children: Sons, John and Kyle and daughter, Kelly
Interests: Fishing, diving, skiing and hunting