Orlando’s Best Lawyers 2022

When you need an attorney, you want someone with a strong reputation and a proven track record. The annual Best Lawyers® list provides the names of Orlando-area attorneys recommended by their colleagues. A national attorney evaluation firm, BL Rankings, LLC, conducted an extensive peer-review survey asking established local lawyers to name top practitioners in their particular fields. The 2022 list contains more than 600 lawyers. They are listed alphabetically by specialty area.


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This list is excerpted from the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the pre-eminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Published since 1983, Best Lawyers lists attorneys in 140 specialties, representing all 50 states, who have been chosen through an exhaustive survey in which thousands of the nation’s top lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The 2022 edition of Best Lawyers is based on more than 6.2 million evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.


The Best Lawyers in America© is published by BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC, Aiken, S.C. and can be ordered directly from the publisher. For information call 803-648-0300; write 237 Park Ave., SW, Suite 101, Aiken, S.C. 29801; email info@bestlawyers.com; or visit bestlawyers.com. An online subscription to Best Lawyers® is available at bestlawyers.com. BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC has used its best efforts in assembling material for this list but does not warrant that the information contained herein is complete or accurate, and does not assume, and hereby disclaims, any liability to any person for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions herein whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident, or any other cause. All listed attorneys have been verified as being members in good standing with their respective state bar associations as of July 1, 2020, where that information is publicly available. Consumers should contact their state bar association for verification and additional information prior to securing legal services of any attorney. Copyright 2021 by BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC, Aiken, S.C. All rights reserved. This list, or parts thereof, must not be reproduced in any form without permission. No commercial use of this list may be made without permission of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC No fees may be charged, directly or indirectly, for the use of this list without permission. The Best Lawyers in America” and “Best Lawyers” are registered trademarks of BL Rankings, LLC d/b/a Best Lawyers and Co., LLC.

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City

Zip Code

Finnigan, John M.

1700 North Maitland Avenue Maitland Florida 32751

Category: Labor Law Management

Firestone, Matt G.

1000 Legion Place, Suite 1700 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation

Fisher, John Edwin

390 North Orange Avenue, Suite 2200 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Bet the Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Legal Malpractice Law Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law Defendants

Fitzgerald, Miranda F.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Administrative Regulatory Law, Environmental Law, Government Relations Practice, Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation Land Use and Zoning, Real Estate Law

Ford, Richards H.

390 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1000 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Professional Malpractice Law Defendants

Forster, Gary

2200 Lucien Way, Suite 405 Orlando Florida 32751

Category: Tax Law

Foster, John W.

618 East South Street, Suite 110 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Collaborative Law Family Law, Commercial Litigation, Family Law

Foster, Joseph E.

420 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1200 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Litigation Banking and Finance, Litigation Bankruptcy, Litigation Real Estate, Mortgage Banking Foreclosure Law

Francis, Thomas E.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law

Frank, Jennifer C.

815 Orienta Avenue, Suite 1030 Altamonte Springs Florida 32701

Category: Family Law

Freeland, Jed

420 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1200 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Law

Frey, Julia L.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Trusts and Estates

Gabrielson, W. Scott

225 East Robinson Street, Suite 600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Litigation Construction

Garganese, Anthony A.

111 North Orange Avenue, Suite 2000 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation Municipal, Municipal Law

Gavin, Darryl L.

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Insurance Law

Gay, Michael

111 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1800 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation

Gerber, Daniel J.

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation Class Actions Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants, Product Liability Litigation Defendants

Gibbons, Michael R.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Litigation Construction

Gibbs, Jon M.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Copyright Law, Litigation Intellectual Property, Trademark Law

Gibson, Donald H.

207 North Hyer Avenue Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law, Litigation Construction

Gilbert, Ronald S.

801 North Orange Avenue, Suite 830 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Medical Malpractice Law Plaintiffs

Gilbert, Suzanne E.

200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 2600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Banking and Finance Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation Banking and Finance, Litigation Real Estate

Gilchrist, Brian R.

255 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1401 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation Intellectual Property, Litigation Patent, Patent Law

Godfrey, B.F.

1000 Legion Place, Suite 1000 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

Golden, Eric S.

200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 800 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Goldstein, Theodore N.

201 East Pine Street, Suite 1500 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Workers Compensation Law Employers

Gore, Michael L.

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Litigation Banking and Finance

Gorovitz, Aaron J.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Land Use and Zoning Law, Litigation Real Estate, Real Estate Law

Graham, Kara S.

1900 Summit Tower Boulevard, Suite 400 Orlando Florida 32810

Category: Insurance Law

Greeley, John P.

255 South Orange Avenue, Suite 800 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, Financial Services Regulation Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law

Grindstaff, Michael J.

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation Real Estate, Real Estate Law

Guthrie, William C.

111 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1800 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Leisure and Hospitality Law, Real Estate Law

Hale, Russell B.

420 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1200 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Tax Law

Hall, Mary Jaye

108 East Central Boulevard Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Medical Malpractice Law Defendants

Hames, Laurence C.

400 North New York Avenue, Suite 206 Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Business Organizations Including LLCS and Partnerships, Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Trusts and Estates

Hamlin, Amy C.

999 Douglas Avenue, Suite 2216 Altamonte Springs Florida 32714

Category: Collaborative Law Family Law, Family Law

Hamner, Frank A.

1011 North Wymore Road Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Commercial Litigation, Construction Law

Harbert, Thomas

225 East Robinson Street, Suite 600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law

Harding, Robert L.

301 East Pine Street, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Health Care Law, Real Estate Law

Harris, Bruce M.

1201 East Robinson Street Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Hartley, Martha A.

200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 2900 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Real Estate Law, Tax Law

Hazouri, Kenneth P.

332 North Magnolia Avenue Orlando Florida 33801

Category: Appellate Practice, Litigation Insurance, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants

Heekin, James F.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Health Care Law

Helsby, Wayne L.

1477 West Fairbanks Avenue, Suite 100 Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Employment Law Management, Labor Law Management

Henry, David W.

3421 Pinetree Road Orlando Florida 32804

Category: Insurance Law, Mediation

Herbert, Gregory W.

450 South Orange Avenue, Suite 650 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Litigation Intellectual Property, Litigation Patent, Media Law

Herbert, Shane T.

9100 Conroy Windermere Road, Suite 200 268 Windermere Florida 34786

Category: Family Law

Herron, Kenneth D.

135 West Central Boulevard, Suite 480 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Hilado, Alfred J.

1137 Edgewater Drive Orlando Florida 32804

Category: Workers Compensation Law Claimants

Hild, Franklin

555 Winderley Place, Suite 415 Maitland Florida 32751

Category: Construction Law

Hill, Christopher T.

390 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1610 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Litigation Construction, Litigation Insurance, Litigation Intellectual Property, Product Liability Litigation Defendants

Hill, Peter N.

135 West Central Boulevard, Suite 480 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Hill, Suzanne Barto

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation

Hintze, Russell P.

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Tax Law

Hipp, Kent L.

301 East Pine Street, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law

Hobby, William

157 East New England Avenue, Suite 375 Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Patent Law, Trademark Law

Hoctor, James J.

215 North Eola Drive Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Corporate Governance Law, Corporate Law, Tax Law

Hoepker, Todd M.

55 East Pine Street Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Real Estate Law

Hogan, Brian

5840 South Semoran Boulevard Orlando Florida 32822

Category: Insurance Law, Litigation Insurance

Hollingshead, Jonathan C.

633 Balmoral Road Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Construction Law, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants

Hollingsworth, Brad

20 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Workers Compensation Law Claimants

Honeywell, Dan H.

1850 Lee Road, Suite 104 Winter Park Florida 32789

Category: Arbitration, Medical Malpractice Law Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiffs

Hornreich, Michael A.

255 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1260 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Litigation Construction, Litigation Municipal, Litigation Real Estate

Hornsby, Lawrence H.

1217 East Robinson Street., Suite C Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiffs

Horwitz, Mark L.

17 East Pine Street Orlando Florida 32701

Category: Criminal Defense General Practice, Criminal Defense White Collar

Houston, Mary Ruth

300 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1600 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Employment Law Management, Labor Law Management, Litigation Labor and Employment

Howell, Patrick

111 North Orange Avenue, Suite 1400 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Construction Law

Hung, Donna C.

605 East Robinson Street, Suite 300 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Family Law

Hurt, Jennings L.

201 East Pine Street, Suite 1500 Orlando Florida 32801

Category: Insurance Law, Litigation Insurance, Medical Malpractice Law Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law Defendants

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