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I  am  an attorney with approximately 25 years experience whose practice  emphasises personal injury actions, for example, auto accidents, wrongful death claims, insurance disputes, negliigence by municliple agencies (sports arenas, etc.) and governmental authorities such as police and sheriff's' departments.  This is not an exhaustive list of my practice areas; for examples I have handled cases against multi-billion dollar international corporations, and successfully prosecuted sink hole claims against one of the country's  largest insurers. During the course of my career, I have litigated and/or tried numerous and varied cases to successful outcomes. I have personally prosecuted appeals when the facts and/or lower court ruling require such action: My appeals have resulted in reported cases contained in compilations of District Court opinions. Please feel free to forward specifics about your case for my personal review, they may satisfy the requirements for a legal suit which falls within my area of experience-- you won't know unless you ask.  I will promply respond to your inquiry.


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 85%
    26 years, 2.4 thousand cases
  2. Insurance: 10%
    26 years, 150 cases
  3. Commercial: 5%
    26 years, 75 cases



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

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    I endorse this lawyer. We worked together on a medical malpractice case which was quite traumatic for the plaintiff and he took great care to get her the best recovery possible, which was quite substantial in a defendant-friendly county. Mr. Saffioti has a pure passion for the law and the provides, from what I have experienced, the truest definition of "zealous representation."


    Nicholas Santora
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • John David Robinson

    I endorse this lawyer as being a very capable veteran of complex litigation. As opposing counsel, I have seen his first hand representation of his client for several years. This includes all steps of the litigation process from the presuit preparation thru legal pleadings, discovery, depositions, court hearings and mediation leading up to trial. I have no reservations in recommending him as effective counsel for his clients.


    John Robinson Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

189 S. Orange Avenue
Suite 1800
Orlando, FL, 32801

Gerald R. Saffioti, Jr., Esq., LLC

189 S Orange Avenue
Suite 1800
Orlando, FL, 328013261



FLMember in Good Standing199809/08/2015
NYCurrently registered 198803/13/2015

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension
    issued in CT, 1995


    This means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

    Gerald’s comment: “I have never practiced law in the State of Connecticut.”

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Distinguished Service CertificateDepatment of Defense2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerGerald R. Saffioti, Esq., LLC1998 - Present
Managing Attorney Personal Injury Dept.Marvin Kramer & Associates1992 - 1994
Managing AttorneyLaw Office of Phillip Kaufler1990 - 1991
Majority ShareholderGerald R. Saffioti, Jr., Esq, PC1988 - 1990
Real Estate AttorneyGutman, Mintz, Baker & Sonnenfeldt, PC1987 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
Academdy of Flolrida Trial AttorneyMember1999 - 2010
Florida BarAttorney Member1998 - Present
New York Unified Court SystemAttorney Member1988 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationAttorney Member1988 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bonham v. State FarrmCourt held for my client in a reported opinion.
Personal Injury CasesSignificant recoveries for my clients.
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Publication nameTitleDate
SUNY Buffalo Medicine & the LawLegal Implications of the AIDS1987
The State University College at PurchaseCrime & Punishment in 18th Century England1984
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at Buffalo School of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris DoctorN/A1987
State University of New York, College at PurchasEuropean HistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1984