Fallgatter Catlin & Varon, P.A.

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About this firm

Fallgatter Catlin & Varon, P.A. represents plaintiffs and defendants in civil and criminal cases in both state and federal court. The substantive areas of our practice include personal injury and wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, insurance claims, coverage issues, general civil and business litigation, and criminal defense and appeals of all state and federal felonies and misdemeanors. Our goal is to provide aggressive and effective representation to successfully resolve your matter.

Curtis S. Fallgatter has practiced law for over thirty years. He was an Assistant United States Attorney for the Middle District of Florida for seventeen years, thirteen of which he served as Chief Assistant. As Chief Assistant, Mr. Fallgatter tried numerous high profile criminal cases on behalf of the United States and also supervised a large number of lawyers in the Civil and Criminal Divisions of that office. Mr. Fallgatter is a past President of the Jacksonville Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He is also the recipient of the Victim's Rights Award presented to him by the Mayor of Jacksonville and the President of the City Council. Mr. Fallgatter has been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America, and has been selected as one of the top criminal defense attorneys in Northeast Florida.

Harold H. Catlin is also a Jacksonville native, and has been practicing law for over thirty years. He is a member of both The Florida Bar and the State Bar of Georgia, and has handled litigation and appeals throughout both states. Mr. Catlin specializes in civil litigation, including personal injury, wrongful death, commercial issues, insurance coverage, medical malpractice and product liability. He is past President of the Jacksonville Bar Association, the Jacksonville Association of Defense Counsel, and the Museum of Science and History. He has been actively involved in numerous legal, civic and religious groups in the community. He has been a Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney and a Certified Mediator.

Lisa Paquette Varon has practiced criminal law in Jacksonville for more than 20 years. She was an Assistant Public Defender in the Fourth Judicial Circuit from 1991 to 2001, where she represented clients in state court charged with crimes ranging from DUI’s and traffic offenses to sex offenses, white collar crimes and homicides. During that time, she also worked as a Felony Division Chief, supervising attorneys in felony court. She has worked with Mr. Fallgatter for more than ten years, defending clients in state and federal court.

Alex King grew-up in Jacksonville and attended the University of Florida as a National Merit Scholar. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a 3.95 GPA and earned a dual degree with majors in Criminology and Political Science. After graduation, Alex attended law school at the University of Florida, where he graduated near the top of his class, received an award for outstanding pro bono work, and was a nominee for student of the year. He was a Senior Editor of the Florida Journal of International Law and the Managing Editor of the Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy. Alex worked for two summers at the United States Attorney’s Office in Jacksonville and later as a summer clerk for a Federal District Judge. As an Assistant State Attorney, Alex managed the DUI unit for the Fourth Judicial Circuit, was named Mothers Against Drunk Driving's Regional Prosecutor of the year, served on the State DUI Legislative Committee, and worked with State and Federal officials in training numerous prosecutors and officers on successful DUI prosecutions. In private practice, Alex focuses on complex litigation, DUI defense, and appeals.

Fallgatter Catlin & Varon, P.A. carries the highest rating given by Martindale-Hubbell. It signifies we possess "very high to preeminent legal ability." We are proud of our reputation for hard work and good results, which our attorneys and staff obtain by working together, with our clients, to protect the rights of our clients.

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Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:

  • Appellate Practice
  • Federal Practice
  • Government Affairs
  • Wrongful Death
  • Corporate Crime
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Dram Shop Liability
  • Liquor Liability
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Arbitration
  • Business Law
  • Business Arbitration
  • Business Crimes
  • Business Fraud
  • Business Litigation
  • Business Mediation
  • Business Torts
  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Civil Practice
  • Commercial Law
  • Bribery
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Commercial Crimes
  • Commercial Fraud
  • Commercial Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Mediation
  • Commercial Torts
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Architectural Law
  • Construction Accidents
  • Construction and Design Law
  • Construction and Surety Law
  • Construction Arbitration
  • Construction Claims
  • Construction Contracts
  • Construction Defects
  • Construction Equipment Liability
  • Construction Insurance
  • Construction Insurance Defense
  • Construction Liability
  • Construction Liens
  • Construction Litigation
  • Construction Mediation
  • Construction Products Liability
  • Construction Safety
  • Contractors Liability
  • Materialmens Liens
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Roof Industry Liability
  • Scaffolding Liability
  • Consumer Law
  • Consumer Arbitration
  • Consumer Class Actions
  • Consumer Collections
  • Consumer Credit
  • Consumer Credit Compliance
  • Consumer Finance
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Consumer Protection
  • Consumer Rights
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Contracts
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Contract Fraud
  • Contract Litigation
  • Criminal Defense
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Criminal Law
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Forfeiture
  • Assault and Battery
  • Burglary
  • Capital Offenses
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • Criminal Antitrust
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Criminal Conspiracy
  • Criminal Forfeiture
  • Criminal Fraud
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Prosecution
  • Drivers License Suspension
  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • DUI/DWI
  • Electronic Surveillance
  • Expungements
  • Extortion
  • Extradition
  • Federal Criminal Law
  • Felonies
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Forensic DNA
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Forensic Science
  • Forgery
  • Grand Jury Practice
  • Habeas Corpus
  • Hit and Run
  • Homicide
  • International Criminal Law
  • International Extradition
  • Mail Fraud
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Manslaughter
  • Misdemeanors
  • Money Laundering
  • Murder
  • Parole and Probation
  • Post-Conviction Remedies
  • Search and Seizure
  • Sex Crimes
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shoplifting
  • Stalking
  • Theft
  • Traffic Violations
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Victims Rights
  • Weapons Charges
  • Wire Fraud
  • Wiretapping
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Civil Drug Forfeiture
  • Controlled Substances Law
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Forfeiture
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance Coverage
  • Automobile Liability
  • Captive Insurance
  • Casualty Insurance
  • Casualty Insurance Subrogation
  • Commercial Insurance
  • Commercial Property Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Excess and Reinsurance
  • Excess Coverage
  • Extra Contractual Insurance Claims
  • Fire Insurance
  • Fire Insurance Subrogation
  • Fire Loss
  • First and Third Party Insurance
  • First Party Insurance
  • General Liability
  • Indemnity
  • Insurance Adjuster Liability
  • Insurance Administration
  • Insurance Agents and Brokers Defense
  • Insurance Agents and Brokers Errors and Omissions
  • Insurance Agents and Brokers Malpractice
  • Insurance Arbitration
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Insurance Collection
  • Insurance Company Demutualization
  • Insurance Company Taxation
  • Insurance Contracts
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Insurance Guaranty Association Law
  • Insurance Insolvency
  • Insurance Investigations
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Insurance Mediation
  • Insurance Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Insurance Pooling Arrangements
  • Insurance Premium Fraud
  • Insurance Products
  • Insurance Rate Regulation
  • Insurance Receivership
  • Insurance Recovery
  • Insurance Regulation
  • Insurance Rehabilitation and Liquidation
  • Insurance Trusts
  • International Insurance
  • Life and Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Personal Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Property Insurance
  • Property Insurance Coverage
  • Property Loss
  • Property Subrogation
  • Public Liability
  • Reinsurance
  • Reinsurance Arbitration
  • Reinsurance Mediation
  • Risk Management
  • Self Insured Law
  • Subrogation
  • Unfair Insurance Practices
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists
  • Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists Arbitration
  • Insurance Defense
  • Arson and Insurance Fraud
  • Automobile Insurance Defense
  • Automobile Insurance Fraud Defense
  • Automobile Liability Defense
  • Casualty Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Insurance Defense
  • Disability Insurance Defense
  • Extra Contractual Insurance Defense
  • Fire Insurance Defense
  • First and Third Party Insurance Defense
  • First Party Insurance Defense
  • Flood Insurance Defense
  • General Liability Defense
  • Insurance Bad Faith Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Defense
  • Insurance Defense Subrogation
  • Insurance Fraud Defense
  • Life Insurance Defense
  • Loss Recovery
  • No Fault Auto Insurance Defense
  • Personal Liability Defense
  • Property Damage Defense
  • Property Insurance Defense
  • Public Liability Defense
  • Reinsurance Defense
  • Self Insured Defense
  • Law Enforcement
  • Excessive Use of Force
  • False Arrest
  • False Imprisonment
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • Police Brutality
  • Police Liability
  • Police Liability Defense
  • Police Misconduct
  • Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Defense Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Federal Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Trauma
  • Chiropractors Malpractice
  • Cosmetic Surgery Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice Defense
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Gynecology Malpractice
  • Medical Liability
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Medical Negligence
  • Medical Legal Law
  • Medication Errors
  • Mental Health Professionals Malpractice
  • Nursing Liability
  • Nursing Malpractice
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Obstetric Malpractice
  • Oncology Law
  • Optometric Malpractice
  • Orthopedic Malpractice
  • Pediatric Malpractice
  • Pharmacists Liability
  • Psychiatric Malpractice
  • Psychology Malpractice
  • Psychotherapy Law
  • Surgeons Liability
  • Wrong Site Surgery
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • AIDS Litigation
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Personal Injury Appeals
  • Personal Injury Arbitration
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Personal Injury Mediation
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Psychological Injury
  • Rental Vehicle Litigation
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Inadequate Security
  • Negligent Security
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Premises Security
  • Products Liability
  • All Terrain Vehicle Products Liability
  • Automotive Crashworthiness
  • Automotive Design Liability
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Automotive Restraints
  • Bicycle Products Liability
  • Biomedical Products Liability
  • Blood Bank Liability
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Chemical Explosions
  • Chemical Products Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Drug Contamination
  • Elevator Liability
  • Engineering Products Liability
  • Environmental Products Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Explosions
  • Firearms Litigation
  • Flammable Fabrics
  • Food Borne Disease
  • Food Products Liability
  • Gas Explosions
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Industrial Products Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Product Failure
  • Product Recall
  • Product Safety
  • Product Warning Labels
  • Products Liability Arbitration
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Products Liability Insurance Coverage
  • Products Liability Mediation
  • Products Liability Subrogation
  • Propane Products Liability
  • Recreational Products Liability
  • Recreational Vehicle Products Liability
  • Seat Belt Injury
  • Tire Defect Litigation
  • Tire/Rim Mismatch
  • Vehicle Rollovers
  • Professional Liability
  • Accountants Liability
  • Accountants Malpractice
  • Agents and Brokers Errors and Omissions
  • Agents and Brokers Liability
  • Appraisers Liability
  • Architects and Engineers Errors and Omissions
  • Architects and Engineers Malpractice
  • Auditors Malpractice
  • Clergy Malpractice
  • Clergy Sexual Misconduct
  • Design Professionals Errors and Omissions
  • Design Professionals Liability
  • Design Professionals Malpractice
  • Directors and Officers Errors and Omissions
  • Directors and Officers Insurance Coverage
  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Professional Conduct
  • Professional Discipline
  • Professional Errors and Omissions
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Professional Liability Insurance Coverage
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Professional Sexual Misconduct
  • Surveyors Malpractice
  • RICO
  • Torts
  • Civil Liability
  • Intentional Torts
  • Mass Torts
  • Tort Defense
  • Tort Liability
  • White Collar Crime
  • Embezzlement
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Fraud

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