Stuart J. Freeman

Stuart J. Freeman: Attorney with Freeman, Goldis & Cash, P.A. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Stuart has been awarded an AVĀ® Preeminent TM rating*, the highest rating for both legal ability and ethical standards, by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Freeman has also been designated in Florida as a Super Lawyer, 2007 - 2011; Tampa Bay's Top Lawyers, Tampa Bay Magazine, 2010. Adjunct Professor in Trial Advocacy, Stetson University College of Law, 2008 - 2011. Advocate Member, American Board of Trial Advocates. Member, Council on Litigation Management.

Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA).

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

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Coverage and Bad Faith Defense
  • Product Liability Defense
  • Construction Defect Defense
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
813-586-2167  Phone
727-327-2258  Phone
727-328-1340  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 12349, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
University Attended:
Pennsylvania State University, B.A., 1973
Law School Attended:
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1977
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. Court of Federal Claims; 1977, Florida; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1978, Pennsylvania; 1977, U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida
St. Petersburg and American (Member, Sections on: Tort and Insurance Practice; Litigation) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Trial Section); Florida Defense Lawyers Association; Defense Research Institute (Member, Trial Tactics Section).
Reported Cases:
Allstate Indemnity Company v. Wise, 818 So.2d 524 (Fla. 2d DCA 2001), rev. denied. 817 So.2d 844 (Fla. 2002); Furman's Inc. v. Cameron, 816 So.2d 1265 (Fla. 2d DCA 2002); Essex Builders Group, Inc v. Amerisure Ins. Co., 485 F. Supp. 2d 1302 (M. D. Fla. 2006).
( Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education. Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy. )
Hobbies & interests:
Outdoor activities (hiking and kayaking) and foreign travel
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Other
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

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