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My career is focused on protecting the rights of individuals who have suffered serious and/or fatal injuries as a result of the reckless conduct of another. I am an AV rated Board Certified Civil Trial Expert.  Board certified by both the Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.  


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Practice areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 30%
    19 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Car Accidents: 20%
    19 years
  4. Medical Malpractice: 5%
  5. Other: 20%
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Contingent (33-40%)

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  • John Greel Ralls Jr.

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  • Charles Philip Hall

    Joe is a great attorney who cares about his clients. He works very hard and has a great sense of professional ethics. I am happy to endorse him for any type of personal injury case.


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Contact info

Zarzaur Law, P.A.

11 East Romana Street
Post Office Box 12305
Pensacola, FL, 32591


ALAuthorized to practice law199710/16/2015
FLMember in Good Standing199609/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
National Trial TeamCumberland School of Law1996
Dean's List Cumberland School of LawCumberland School of Law1994
Board Certified - Civil TrialFlorida BarN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerZarzaur Law PA2007 - 2009
PartnerMcKenzie Taylor & Zarzaur PA2001 - 2007
AssociateCarr, Alford, Clausen & McDonald1997 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pensacola Museum of ArtPresident, Board of Directors2012 - Present
Pensacola Museum of ArtBoard of Directors2010 - Present
Florida Judicial Nominating Commission First Judicial CircuitCommissioner2010 - Present
Inns of CourtBarrister2008 - Present
Florida BarBoard Certified Civil Trial Specialist2006 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyBoard Certified Civil Trial Lawyer2006 - Present
Escambia/Santa Rosa Bar AssociationLaw Week Chair2003 - 2005
Florida Justice AssociationBoard Member2001 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2000 - Present
Mobile Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Gatlin v. US Olympic Committee et alSettled for confidential amount
McGowan v. Ethicon Endo SurgeryJury Verdict in my client's favor for $9.3 million
Grooms v. Service MaxJury Verdict in favor of my client for $2.56 million
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawN/Alaw1996
Spring Hill CollegeSociologyBS - Bachelor of Science1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Alabama Young LawyersProducts Liability-Smoke Detectors2008
Florida Justice AssociationBirth Injury2005