Mr. Scott S. Amitrano

Mr. Scott S. Amitrano: Attorney with Banker Lopez Gassler P.A. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards

Biography

Scott S. Amitrano is an AV Preeminent rated member of the General Trial practice group in the firm's Tampa office. His practice focuses on construction defect litigation, commercial litigation, products liability, professional liability, and insurance defense with an emphasis on representation of general contractors, subcontractors, material developers and suppliers, and design professionals throughout the state of Florida.

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

•Banker Lopez Gassler P.A., Tampa, FL
Shareholder, November 2018 to Present
Associate, August 2014 to October 2018
•The Honorable Chris W. Altenbernd, Florida Second District Court of Appeal, Tampa, FL
Staff Attorney, August 2012 to August 2014
•The Honorable Louis R. Meloni, J.S.C., Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Civil Part, Camden, NJ
Judicial Law Clerk, September 2011 to August 2012
•The Honorable Jack M. Sabatino, J.A.D., Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, Trenton, NJ
Judicial Extern, January 2011 to April 2011

PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

The (Near)-Death of the Economic Loss Rule in Florida: Returning the Rule to its Products Liability Roots, Trial Advocate Quarterly (Winter 2015 ed.), at 11.
Elimination of Florida Terms of Court and its Effect on Appellate Mandates , Fla. B.J., November 2013, at 26.

DISTINCTIONS

AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Toxic Tort / Mold / Asbestos / Benzene

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(813) 574-8532  Phone
(813) 222-3066  Fax
www.bankerlopez.com/scottamitrano
University Attended:
Montclair State University, B.A., cum laude; Phi Alpha Theta, 2007
Law School Attended:
Rutgers School of Law, J.D., Executive Editor of the Rutgers Journal of Law & Public Policy, Hunter Moot Court Semi-Finalist, 2011
Year of First Admission:
2011
Admission:
Florida State Courts; 2011, Florida; New Jersey; Washington DC; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; U.S. District Court District of New Jersey; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; District of Columbia Courts; U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Columbia; New Jersey State Courts
Memberships:

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

•The Florida Bar
•Defense Research Institute
•Hillsborough County Bar
•New Jersey Bar
•District of Columbia Bar
•Bruce R. Jacob Criminal Appellate American Inn of Court (2012-2014)
•Florida Defense Lawyers Association
•Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Birth Information:
1984
ISLN:
923303616

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (11 reviews)
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A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.8/5.0

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Tampa, Florida