Matthew R. Danahy

Matthew R. Danahy: Attorney with Danahy & Murray, P.A. AV stamp icon
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Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy. Certified as a Circuit and County Court Mediator, Florida Supreme Court. Certified as an Umpire, Florida Windstorm Insurance Network.

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

Areas of Practice (12)

  • First Party Insurance Litigation
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Property Damage Claims
  • Sinkhole Claims
  • Hurricane Claims
  • Fire Claims
  • Water Claims
  • Health, Life, Disability Claims
  • Appellate Practice
  • Mediation
  • Insurance Appraisals
  • Coverage Denials

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
866-406-7425  Phone
813-258-3321  Fax
University Attended:
University of Florida, B.A., 1983
Law School Attended:
Stetson University, J.D., 1986
Year of First Admission:
1987, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 2005, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1986, Florida; 1990, U.S. Supreme Court
Hillsborough County Bar Association; The Florida Bar; The American Association for Justice; Florida Justice Association; Florida Windstorm Insurance Network.
Reported Cases:
Paxton v. Great American Ins. Company, 2009 WL 5064054 ( S.D. Fla.); Paxton v. Great American Ins. Company, 650 F. Supp 2d 1208 (S.D. Fla. 2009); Jackson v. Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance Co., 2007 W.L.2936213 (M.D. Fla.); 2008 W.L.58953 (M.D. Fla.); 2009 W.L.1456439 (M.D. Fla.); Goff v. State Farm Florida Ins. Co., 999 So.2d 684 (Fla. 2nd DCA 2009); Wilson v. Federated Nat. Ins. Co., 969 So.2d 1133, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. 2007); Burnett v. Clarendon Select Ins. Co., 920 So.2d 188, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Feb 10, 2006); Widdows v. State Farm Florida Ins. Co., 920 So.2d 149, (Fla.App. 5 Dist. Feb 03, 2006); General Star Indem; Co. v. West Florida Village Inn, Inc., 874 So.2d 26, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Apr 30, 2004); Lasman v. Freedom Life Ins. Co. of America, 862 So.2d 787, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Nov 21, 2003); Infinity Ins. Co. v. Berges, 806 So.2d 504, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Aug 01, 2001); Dominion of Canada v. State Farm Fire and Cas. Co., 754 So.2d 852, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Apr 07, 2000); Fireman's Fund Ins. Co. v. Signorelli, 681 So.2d 720, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Apr 26, 1996); Ady v. American Honda Finance Corp., 675 So.2d 577, (Fla. Mar 21, 1996); Russo v. Plant City Moose Lodge No. 1668, 656 So.2d 957, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Jun 23, 1995); Ady v. American Honda Finance Corp., 652 So.2d 415, (Fla.App. 2 Dist. Mar 10, 1995); Silver Springs Moose Lodge No. 1199 v. Orman, 631 So.2d 1119, (Fla.App. 5 Dist. Jan 14, 1994); Roe v. Amica Mutual Ins. Co., 533 So 2d 279 (Fla. 1988).
( Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education )
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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