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David Jay Gorewitz

David Jay Gorewitz

Practice areas:

Admiralty & Maritime, Personal Injury, Insurance, Wrongful Death

About Me

I am a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist representing people primarily for personal injuries and insurance disputes.  Board Certification is the hightest recognition of a lawyers ability as recognized by the Florida Bar.  As of 2006, less than 1.5% of Florida Lawyers are board certified in civil trial law.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Insurance: 30%
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
  3. Admiralty & Maritime: 30%
  4. Wrongful Death: 10%



Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Steven George Lavely

    I endorse this lawyer. I belong to a lawyers network with David. His answers are always precise and always provide critical analysis. He is clearly a lawyer who gives great thought to his clients and prides himself on giving each client the individual attention each client deserves.


    Steven Lavely Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

David Gorewitz, P.A.

1900 S Harbor City Blvd Ste 315
Melbourne, FL, 32901-4762



FLMember in Good Standing198908/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Recertification Board Certified Civil Trial LawyerFlorida Bar2009
Board Certified Civil Trial SpecialistFlorida Bar2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderDavid Gorewitz, P.A.1991 - Present
Litigation AttorneyTrachtman & Henderson1989 - 1991
Trial LawyerAbbott, Webb, Best & Meeks1985 - 1989
Assistant District AttorneyNew Orleans District Attorney's Office1984 - 1985


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Brevard County Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
Florida BarMember1989 - Present
Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)Member1989 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1989 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationAttorney1985 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1984 - Present
Louisiana State Bar AssociationAttorney1984 - 1989

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
MATETZSCHK v. LAMB,Precedent Setting Case on Attorney Fees
HARTFORD INS. CO. v. O'CONNOR,Precedent Setting case on health care assignments
Department of Family Services vs. M. G.M.G. successfully fought a State neglect charge

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University New Orleans School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Pennsylvania State UniversityBusiness/AccoutingBachelor Science1977

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Justice teaching in the schools of Brevard CountyTeaching middle school students about their Constitutional Rights2008
Teaching in Brevard SchoolsTeaching middle school students about their Constitutional Rights2007