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Fredric Gerson Levin

Fredric Gerson Levin

Levin Papantonio
  • Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Workers' Compensation ...
  • Florida
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Fred Levin is one of the most successful trial attorneys in the country. He has received more than twenty-five jury verdicts in excess of $1,000,000 (six in excess of $10,000,000). At various points in his career, he has held the national record for jury verdicts involving the wrongful death of a child, the wrongful death of a housewife, the wrongful death of a wage earner, and the largest personal injury verdict in the state of Florida.

He is a member of the Inner Circle of Advocates, an organization limited to 100 members throughout the country, and has been listed in every edition of the publication "Best Lawyers in America."

Mr. Levin received the "Perry Nichols Award" in 1994, which is the highest honor bestowed by the Florida Justice Association, and is given in recognition for a person's lifetime achievements in the pursuit of justice.

In 1999, the National Law Journal named Mr. Levin as the top civil litigator in Florida. This honor encompassed plaintiff and defense counsel. Also, in 1999, Mr. Levin was honored at the United Nations by being made a Chief in the Republic of Ghana. This honor was bestowed on Mr. Levin because of his lifetime of dedication to equal justice for people of all races.

In 2007, Mr. Levin was voted the #1 most influential and powerful man in Northwest Florida by the Independent News. In 2009, Mr. Levin was inducted into the National Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame. In 2015, he was named Trial Lawyer of the Year by The National Trial Lawyers.

University of Florida College of Law
J.D. (1961)
Honors: Graduated #3 in Class
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Professional Experience
Levin Papantonio
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Articles & Publications
Closing Arguments, The Last Battle
Opening Statement, Florida Civil Trial Practice Ch. 8 5th ed.
Opening Statement, Fla. Civil Trial Prac.4th ed.
A Plaintiff's Guide to Effective Opening Statements, 9 Verdicts, Settlements & Tactics
The Winning Attitude, 2 Trial Practice News Letter 4
Plaintiff's Trial Strategy, Periodic Payment Judgment
The Art of Cross-Examination: A Case Study, 9 Trial Diplomacy J. 1
The Trial Masters, Strategy for Opening Statement: A Case Study pp. 158-196
Effective Opening Statements: The Attorney's Master Key to Courtroom Victory
Structured Settlements in Review: A Case Study, The Am. J. of Trial Advocacy Vol. 4, No. 3, pg. 579
Attorney's Fees, Florida Civil Practice 2d ed.
Visiting Florida's No-Fault Experience: Is it Now Constitutional?, 54 Fla. Bar. J. 2
A Trial Lawyers look at No-Fault, 1 Miss. College L. Rev. 271
Personal Injury Protection Coverage, Florida No-Fault Ins. Prac. 2d ed.
Operations and the Rule Against Perpetuities, (1960-1961), 13 Fla. L. Rev. 214
Wrongful Death and Florida's '10-20' Liability Policy -- The Twilight Zone, (1960-1961), 13 Fla. L. Rev. 377
Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer
Florida State Bar
Perry Nichols Award
Florida Justice Association
Highest honor awarded by the Florida Justice Association.
Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame
The National Trial Lawyers
Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers
Listed in every edition of Best Lawyers in America
Professional Associations
Florida State Bar  # 46840
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Free Consultation
    I provide absolutely free confidential consultations, and never charge any fees or costs unless you first recover. My law firm's 35 attorneys, 6 investigators and 2 medical staff work together as one team for you.
  • Contingent Fees
    I provide absolutely free confidential consultations, and never charge any fees or costs unless you first recover. My law firm's 35 attorneys, 6 investigators and 2 medical staff work together as one team for you.
Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
    Workers' Compensation
    Nursing Home Abuse
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Fred Levin Biography
Levin Papantonio Law Firm
Contact & Map
316 South Baylen Street
Pensacola, FL 32502
Toll-Free: (800) 277-1193
Telephone: (850) 435-7000
Fax: (850) 435-7020