Sami R. Achem, Jr.

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Sami R. Achem, Jr. practices in the area of general defense litigation, with an emphasis upon complex litigation involving premises liability, automobile negligence, products liability, trucking/transportation, indemnification disputes, insurance disputes, Lemon Law litigation, landlord/tenant litigation, construction defect disputes, and negligent security.

Mr. Achem was elected to Florida Super Lawyers as a Rising Star for 2017, 2018 and 2019. He is as an AV Preeminent attorney on , which is a peer rating for the highest level of professional excellence.

Mr. Achem attended Florida State University for his undergraduate studies. He graduated in the top 4% of his class from law school, where he focused his legal studies in advanced legal writing and civil litigation.

Prior to working with Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A., Mr. Achem defended Wal-Mart in a wide array of premises liability and insurance matters. He also represented and defended national and state insurance carriers and employers in Workers’ Compensation matters.

Areas of Practice (14)

  • Catastrophic and Personal Injury
  • Commercial and Residential Properties
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment and Labor
  • Federal Practice
  • First Party Property
  • Fraud Litigation
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage and Carrier Representation
  • Liquor Liability Defense
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Trucking Accident Defense
  • Vehicle Negligence

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
305-459-3334  Phone
(904) 672-4046  Phone
(904) 672-4046  Fax
University Attended:
Florida State University, B.S.
Law School Attended:
Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., cum laude
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; Florida
Birth Information:
May 24, 1984

Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (15 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 05/15/18 in Premises Liability

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Attorney on 05/15/18 in Civil Litigation

    Mr. Achem is an excellent litigator who fight hard for his clients, but also one who is ethical and trustworthy. Would recommend him to any client.

    Mr. Achem is an excellent litigator who fight hard for his clients, but also one who is ethical and trustworthy. Would recommend him to any client. Read less

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