Paul graduated with honors from the Florida State University College of Law in 1987. He is the founding shareholder of Anderson & Hart, P.A. Paul limits his practice to serious personal injury, workers' compensation and wrongful death cases. Paul is admitted to practice law in all Florida courts and in the United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Florida. Paul has tried more than two hundred-fifty personal injury and workers' compensation cases. he has been a Workers’ Compensation Board Certified Attorney since 1998.
Paul serves as President-Elect of the Florida Justice Association (formerly the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers) and as a member of the Florida Bar Workers' Compensation Section Executive Council. Paul also is a member of the Trial Law and Workers’ Compensation Sections of the Florida Bar, the Tallahassee Bar Association and the Capital City Justice Association.
Paul's most recent lectures include speaking at Florida Justice Association Annual Convention (Automotive Case Law Update), the Florida Bar Workers’ Compensation Board Certification Forum (Temporary Disability Benefits) and the Florida Workers’ Advocates Convention (Major Contributing Cause & Apportionment). Paul’s previous lectures include the Florida Bar Media Law Committee Reporters Workshop, the Florida Bar Workers’ Compensation Vital Signs Seminar, the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute’s Annual Convention and the Southeast Builders Association Convention.
Licensed since 1987
I endorse this lawyer's work. Paul is an excellent advocate for his clients. He works tirelessly on their behalf and for the rights of accident victims at large. He has made great strides in the field of workers' rights in the State of Florida. Any client would be well-served by having Paul as their advocate.
Diana Santa Maria Personal Injury Attorney
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1987||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Gold Eagle Award||Florida Justice Association||2010|
|Shoe Leather Legislative Award||Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)||2009|
|President's Award||Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)||2009|
|Silver Eagle Award||Florida Justice Association||2009|
|Shoe Leather Award||Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)||2008|
|Staff Legislative Award||Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)||2003|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Capital City Justice Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|Florida Bar, Workers' Compensation Section||Executive Committee/Legislative Chair||2004 - Present|
|Florida Workers' Advocates||Member||2003 - Present|
|Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)||President Elect||2002 - Present|
|Tallahassee Bar Association||Member||1988 - Present|
|Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section||Member||N/A|
|The Florida State University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor with Honors||1987|
|Conference of JCC's||Litigating Effectively||2011|
|FWA Annual Convention||Major Contributing Cause & Apportionment||2008|
|FSU College of Law||Guest Lecturer on Workers' Compensation||2008|
|FJA Annual Convention||Automotive Case Law Update||2008|
|Board Certification Forum||Temporary Indemnity||2008|
|Vital Signs Seminar||Workers’ Compensation||2006|
|Media Law Committee’s Reporters Workshop||Tort Law||2006|