Steven M. Puritz

Steven M. Puritz: Attorney with Pennington, P.A. AV stamp icon
  • Shareholder at Pennington, P.A. (34 Attorneys)
  • 215 South Monroe Street, Suite 200, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1839
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    4.7/5.0 (25)
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Steve Puritz’s legal practice includes the defense of claims involving premises liability, construction liability, construction defect, products liability, automobile negligence and insurance coverage. Prior to joining Pennington P.A. in 2006, Steve spent thirteen years at another Tallahassee law firm that specialized in insurance defense. Steve has tried cases throughout most of North Florida and parts of Central Florida. Steve graduated law school from The Florida State University with Honors and also received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from The Florida State University.

Mr. Puritz is licensed to practice in all State and Federal Courts in Florida. Steve has an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review rating system, which represents the highest level of professional excellence for ethical standards and legal ability, and has been named Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine. Steve currently serves as the firm’s Chief Executive Officer and President.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Insurance Defense
  • Civil Trial Law
  • Products Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
850-222-3533  Phone
(850) 222-2126  Fax
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 10095, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1839
University Attended:
Florida State University, B.S., Finance, 1990
Law School Attended:
Florida State University College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1993
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1994, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1993, Florida

Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (25 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 03/04/13 in Litigation

    Steve was counsel for a co-defendant in a case a year or two ago. He was very professional and cooperative with both parties.

    Steve was counsel for a co-defendant in a case a year or two ago. He was very professional and cooperative with both parties. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Judge on 03/17/11 in Civil Practice

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