Hobart M. Hind, Jr.: Lawyer with Butler Pappas Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP

Hobart M. Hind, Jr.

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  • Subrogation & Recovery
    Contact InfoTelephone: (813) 281-1900
    Telecopier: 813-281-0900
    Outside Florida: 1-800-283-1193

    University Georgia Institute of Technology, B.A., Economics, 1992
    Law SchoolGeorgia State College of Law, J.D., 1995
    Admitted1996, Georgia and Florida; 2011, Texas
    BornAlbany, Georgia, October 4, 1970

    Hobart M. Hind, Jr. is a Partner at Butler Pappas.Hobie received his Bachelor of Science from The Georgia Institute of Technology in 1992; he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the Georgia State University College of Law in 1995. Hobie was a National Merit Scholar and a Presidential Scholar at Georgia Tech. He was on the National Trial Competition Team at Georgia State.

    Hobie is admitted to practice in all State and Federal courts in Georgia, Texas and Florida. He has handled cases throughout the Eastern United States, including Florida, Georgia, Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Maine, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Alabama, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Vermont.

    Hobie practices almost exclusively in Property Subrogation and Recovery; this also includes all forms of contribution and indemnity claims, in additional to standard Subrogation claims. These claims range from smaller homeowner losses to large scale industrial events. He has tried fifteen Jury and Bench Trials on Subrogation claims. Hobie also speaks regularly at all Subrogation Industry events, and served as the Chair for the 2010 National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP) Annual National Conference in Dallas, Texas. Most recently, he has been selected to be on the NASP Board of Directors in 2012.

    Representative Cases

    Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. v. ABB Power Generation, Inc.; Subrogation lawsuit involving alleged poor repairs to a gas turbine during an inspection of the turbine, and leading to damages in excess of $5.1 Million.

    Americold Logistics v. Alta Refrigeration; Subrogation lawsuit regarding the handling of equipment in an industrial setting and a related explosion with damages in excess of $17 Million.

    Bombardier/Learjet, Inc. v. KCCS and Fine Line Electrical; Subrogation lawsuit regarding an alleged construction defect in a fire alarm system which led to the activation of a foam deluge suppression system accidentally, with damages in excess of $3.5 Million.

    Del Monte Fresh Produce; Subrogation lawsuit regarding electrical fire from a light fixture with damages in excess of $4 Million.

    Discount Tackle v. Red Barn Flea Market; Subrogation lawsuit regarding the spread of a fire due to sprinkler issues with damages in excess of $1 Million.

    Case Types

    Accounting Malpractice


    BI (Business Interruption)

    Catastrophic Recovery Coordination

    Collections - Commercial Litigation

    Commercial Litigation

    Commercial Litigation - Collections

    Complex Liability Litigation

    Construction Defect Litigation

    Construction Defect Litigation - Drainage

    Construction Defect Litigation - Earth Movement

    Construction Defect Litigation - Roof

    Construction Defect Litigation - Structure Failures

    Contribution Claims

    Coverage - Business Interruption

    Engineering Malpractice


    Federal Multi-District Litigation

    Federal Tort Claims Act Litigation


    Fire Spread Litigation

    General Casualty Litigation

    Heavy Equipment Claims

    Indemnity Claims

    Malpractice - Architecture

    Malpractice - Engineering

    Material Failures

    Negligent Supervision

    Products Liability

    Products Liability - Automobile

    Products Liability - Consumer Products (All Types)

    Products Liability - Equipment Losses

    Products Liability - Pipe Failures

    Professional Malpractice - Accounting

    Professional Malpractice - Engineering/Architecture

    Professional Malpractice - Surveyor

    Sovereign Immunity Issues

    Structural Collapse


    Subrogation - Large Loss



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    Hobart M. Hind, Jr.

    777 South Harbour Island Boulevard
    TampaFL 33602


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