B. Richard Young

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Articles and Notes Editor, Florida State University Law Review, 1983-1984. Author, "Medical Malpractice in Florida: Prescription for Change," 10 FLA. St. U.L. Rev. 593, 1983. Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates.

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

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Construction Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
850-308-1731  Phone
850-432-1444  Fax
University Attended:
Florida State University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1981
Law School Attended:
Florida State University, J.D., cum laude, 1984
Year of First Admission:
1984, Florida; U.S. Supreme Court; 1984, U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida including Trial Bar and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Eleventh Circuits
Escambia-Santa Rosa County Bar Association; The Florida Bar.
Reported Cases:
DeFarrari v. GEICO, 613 So.2d 101, (Fla. 3rd DCA 1993); May v. Illinois National, 245 F.3d 1281 (11th Cir. 2001); Hill v. Burch, 724 So.2d 1237 (Fla. 1st DCA 1999); Doe v. Dixie, 170 F.3d 186 (11th Cir. 1999); Green v. Omni Ins. Co., no.3:00cv 77/RV (N.D. Fla. Jan. 11, 2001) (unpublished). Francois v. INIC, 2002 WL 33760405 (S.D. Fla); Macola v. GEICO Ins. Co., 410 F.3d 1359 (11th Cir. 2005); Macola v. GEICO Ins. Co., 2006 WL 3025757 (Fla. Oct. 26, 2006), 31 Fla. L. Weekly 5690; Wardrop v. Government Employees Ins. Co., 567 So.2d 1012, (Fla. 3d DCA 1990); Enterprise Leasing Co. South Central, Inc. v. Hughes, 833 So.2d 832 (Fla. 1st DCA 2002);, rev. den., 848 So.2d 1154 (Fla. 2003); Davis & Williams v. GEICO, 143 Fed. Apx. 275 C.A. 11 (Fla. 2005).
( Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education, Certified as a Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy )
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

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