David M. Boggs

David M. Boggs: Attorney with Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen Professional Association AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Practice Description

Mr. Boggs has represented numerous individuals and companies involved in a variety of complex commercial litigation cases, including investors in fraud litigation against developers, a co-generation facility against a regional power company, a power company in defense against a developer’s suit for a failed real estate development involving environmental issues, a corporate executive in Ponzi scheme criminal tax proceedings against him, defense of a law firm charged as an aider and abettor in a Ponzi scheme, a defense industry product developer in litigation against an international defense manufacturer, an international construction product manufacturer in anti-trust litigation against other international manufacturers, and joint venture partners in various suits involving failed developments, including a suit against a national real estate development company. He has also handled dozens of suits involving probates, estates and trusts. Mr. Boggs continues to represent businesses and business owners in commercial matters and transactions, including, when necessary, litigation.

Professional Recognition

Tampa Bay's Top Lawyers by Tampa Bay Magazine
2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Commercial Litigation by American Lawyer Media in conjunction with The American Lawyer and The National Law Journal
Florida Super Lawyer
Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating

Community Service

Special Operations Memorial Foundation, Former President
Special Forces Association, Life Member (Associate)
Delta Tau Delta Tampa Bay Alumnae Association

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Business & Corporate
  • Business Litigation
  • Tax & Planning
  • Wills
  • Trusts & Estate Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
813.273.4328  Phone
University Attended:
University of Cincinnati, B.A., with honors, 1973
Law School Attended:
University of Cincinnati, J.D., 1976; New York University, LL.M., in Taxation, 1977
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals - 11th Circuit; U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida; U.S. Tax Court; U.S. Claims Court; All Florida State Courts

Bar Memberships

The Florida Bar
Corporations Banking & Business Law
Taxation and Real Property
Probate & Trust Law
Hillsborough County Bar Association

Professional Memberships

Phi Alpha Delta

Birth Information:
Lima, Ohio, April 30, 1951

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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    Tampa, FL
    One Tampa City Center, Suite 2000 , 201 North Franklin Street
    Tampa, FL 33602

    813.273.4328 Phone

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