Jeffrey R. Garvin

Jeffrey R. Garvin: Attorney with Garvin Law Firm
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  • 4280 Cleveland Avenue, Fort Myers, FL 33901
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Recipient: Practice Court Award; Best Trial Lawyer Award. Author: "Post-Judgment Discovery," No. 185, The Journal of The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, February 1978. Co-Author: "Trial Advocacy: The Official Handbook of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers," Academy Press, 1991. Past Lecturer: The Florida Bar; Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers; Georgia and South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Member and President, 1999—, Sanibel/Captiva Rotary Club Trust Fund. Member, Board of Directors, 1989-1995 and President, 1991-1994, Edison Community College Endowment Corporation. Listed in: "Best Lawyers in America," 2005-—; Florida Super Lawyers, 2007. Private Pilot, Single Engine Land and Multi-Engine Land Instrument Rating, 1975—. Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2004—.

(Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education) (Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)

Areas of Practice (44)

  • Personal Injury Law
  • Automobile
  • Professional Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Wrongful Death Law
  • Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Slip and Fall
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spinal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Accident Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Automobile Liability
  • Automobile Insurance Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Torts
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Medical Liability
  • Medical Negligence
  • Surgeons Liability
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
239-277-0005  Phone
239.277.0004  Fax
University Attended:
Western Carolina University, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
University of Florida, J.D., 1973
Year of First admission:
1973, Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida; 1992, North Carolina; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Lee County and North Carolina (Member, Litigation Section) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Trial Lawyer Section, Committees on: Aviation and Space Law, 1978-1980; Civil Procedure Rules, 1979-1981; Member, Judicial Nominating Commission, Twentieth Judicial Circuit, 1984-1988; Co-Chair, Advertising and Solicitation Committee, 1988-1990); Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers (Member: College of Diplomats; Board of Directors, 1976-1990; Executive Committee, 1988-1989; Nominating Committee, 1978; Building Committee, 1978; Nominating Committee, 1983; Publications Committee, 1981-1982; Seminar Committee, 1982-1992; Speakers Bureau Committee, 1984-1991; Chair: Constitution and By-Laws Committee, 1981-1982; Seminar Committee, 1983-1984; Ethics Committee, 1985); North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Trial Lawyers for Public Justice; Florida Lawyers Action Group (Trustee, 1982-1985); American Board of Trial Advocates (President, Southwest Florida Chapter, 2005—). Master, Calusa Inn of Court (Counselor, 2003-2004; Treasurer, 2004-2005; President Elect, 2005-2006; President, 2006-2007).
Birth Information:
Lakewood, New Jersey, September 30, 1948
(Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board Of Legal Specialization And Education)
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