Ellis T. Fernandez, III

Ellis T. Fernandez, III: Attorney with Fernandez Trial Lawyers, P.A. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Delta Theta Phi. Professor of Litigation, American Institute of Paralegals, 1991-1992. Member, Board of Governors and Chairman Young Executive Board, University Club, 1991-1993.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Insurance Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
904-398-8008  Phone
904-398-0332  Fax
University Attended:
Troy State University, B.S., 1978
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1983, Florida; U.S. Supreme Court
Jacksonville, Federal and American Bar Associations; Trucking Industry Defense Association; The Florida Bar; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Florida Defense Lawyers Association; The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers; Jacksonville Claims Association; Jacksonville Defense Lawyers Association; Civil Justice Foundation (Founding Member).
Birth Information:
Jacksonville, Florida, 1957
Reported Cases:
Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. v. Gazelle, 523 So.2d 648 (Fla.App. 1 Dist. 1988); Smith v. Bilgin, 534 So.2d 852 (Fla.App. 1 Dist. 1988); Gazelle v. Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., 476 So.2d 710 (Fla.App. 1 Dist. 1985); Garvez v. Merero, 849 So.2d 1156, (Fla. 1st DCA 2003); Graham v. John Deere Transportation Services Inc., 672 So.2d 545, (Fla. 1st DCA 1996); International Transit Inc. v. Ray, 788 So.2d 343 (Fla. 1st DCA 2001).

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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