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Thomas P. Schmitt

Thomas P. Schmitt

  • Personal Injury
  • Florida
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Summary


Thomas P. Schmitt is an Expert Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Trial Specialist Attorney who obtained the second largest motorcycle collision jury verdict ever in the State of Florida. He is recognized in the National Law Journal's Top 50 Verdicts in the United States, 2014, and is recognized in the National Law Journal's Top 100 Verdicts in the United States, 2014. He is a Lifetime Member of both the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, “The Top Trial Lawyer’s in America”. He has recovered in excess of 50 Million Dollars for his clients during his career. His trial skills have been recognized by his lifetime induction into the National Order of Barristers for Excellence and High Honors in the Art of Courtroom Advocacy. He is a native Floridian who was born in Miami, Florida. Mr. Schmitt was raised in Palm Beach County Florida where he attended local private schools. He obtained his B.A. in political science from Florida Atlantic University. He attended Exeter College, Oxford on a Rhodes Scholarship; and he received his Juris Doctorate from Stetson University College of Law, where he was a member of both the ABA and ATLA mock trial teams, President of the student division of ATLA, and State Champion of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers’ Statewide Mock Trial Competition, 1989. Mr. Schmitt has dedicated his career to assisting the injured and has specialized as a personal injury trial attorney handling automobile, motorcycle, trucking, brain injury and wrongful death cases for his entire career. Mr Schmitt has obtained several million dollar and multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements throughout Florida and recently tried to jury verdict a motorcycle vs. tractor trailer trucking wrongful death case which resulted in a 15.2 Million Dollar Jury Verdict, the second largest motorcycle jury verdict of its kind in Florida ever! Mr. Schmitt is an accomplished pianist, a ballroom dancer, and an avid boater.

Education
Stetson University College of Law
J.D. (1989) | Law
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Honors: Deans List, ATLA President, Lifetime Induction National Order of Barristers for Excellence and High Honors in the Art of Courtroom Advocacy, State Champion Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers Statewide Mock Trial Competition, 1989.
Activities: ABA Mock Trial Team, ATLA Mock Trial Team
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Florida Atlantic University
A.S. (1985) | Political Science
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Honors: Deans List
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Exeter College, Oxford University
other | Modern British Politics
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Honors: Rhodes, ESU Scholarship
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Awards
Lifetime Membership
Multimillion Dollar Advocates Forum
Lifetime Membership
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Lifetime Membership
National Order of Barristers
Professional Associations
Multimillion Dollar Advocates Forum
Lifetime Member
Current
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Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Lifetime Member
Current
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National Order of Barristers
Lifetime Member
Current
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AVVO
Superb Rating 10
Current
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Central Florida Trial Lawyers’ Association
Member
- Current
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Florida Justice Association
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free initial consultation. No recovery, no fee.
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Area
  • Personal Injury
Contact & Map
950 Celebration Boulevard, Suite G
Celebration, FL 34747
USA
Telephone: (941) 258-8074