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Louis B Vocelle Jr.

Louis B Vocelle Jr.

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Construction & Development, Business, Motorcycle Accident

About Me

Mr. Vocelle limits his practice to serious injury and death and litigation involving commercial, insurance and construction disputes. He is dedicated to representing victims who have suffered injury or death due to the negligence or wrongful acts of others. He has recovered millions of dollars for his clients and is a member of the elite Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He is "AV" rated by Martindale Hubbell and listed in Superlawyers.


 


He also dedicates a large portion of his practice to representing individuals and business in commercial and construction related litigation. Mr. Vocelle has achieved Double Board Certifications by the Florida Bar as both a Civil Trial Specialist and a Business Trial Specialist.



He is an avid instrument rated private pilot and avid motorcyclist. He is married and has two children.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Personal Injury: 35%
    34 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
    33 years
  3. Motorcycle Accident: 15%
    33 years
  4. Business: 15%
    33 years
  5. Construction & Development: 15%
    33 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($225-400/hour), Contingent (15-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Jeffrey Paul Battista

    Buck is a consummate professional. Not only of one of the most knowledgeable lawyers around, but one of just a handful of people that can actually stand in a courtroom and try any type of case with expert skill.

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    Jeffrey Battista Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Clifford M. Miller

    I have known Buck since he started practicing law in Vero Beach. We have co-counseled cases and we have been on the opposite sides of cases. Nothing gets past Buck. His arguments to judges and juries are always on point and persuasive. Unlike some other lawyers, he never tries to mislead the judge or jury. I endorse him without reservation!

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    Clifford Miller Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Vocelle & Berg, LLP

3333 20th St
Vero Beach, FL, 32960-2469

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing198208/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers of Florida2008
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2008
Florida Bar President's Pro Bono AwardFlorida Bar Board of Governors1986
AV RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerVocelle & Berg, LLP1990 - Present
AttorneyDean, Mead & Minton, PA1989 - 1990
AttorneyMoss, Henderson & LLoyd, PA1983 - 1988
AttorneyCanan, Murphy & Clark, PA1982 - 1983

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida Bar Board of Legal Education and SpecializationVice-Chair2008 - Present
Florida Bar Board of Legal Education and SpecializationBoard Certified Business Litigation Lawyer1996 - Present
Florida Bar Board of GovernorsGovernor, 19th Judicial Circuit1995 - 2003
Florida Bar Board of Legal Education and SpecializationBoard Certified Civil Trial Lawyer1990 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Todd et. al. vs. Minotty9.7 Million Dollar Verdict for Plaintiffs

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Florida Bar JournalOffers of Judgment, Demands for Judgment and Offers of Settlement: Who's on First?1988

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The Florida State University College of LawN/AJD with Honors1982
Wake Forest UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Exploring Our British Connections - An Excursion SeminarSelected Topics on Ethics and Litigation for the General Practitioner2002
Commercial Litigation SeminarBasic Commercial Litigation - Selected Issues on Ethics and Professionalism in Litigation2000
Bench-Bar CommitteeProfessionalism, The Public and You1997
Florida Bar, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section Annual MeetingCurrent Issues for the General, Solo and Small Firm Practitioner - Personal Injury Litigation for the General Practitioner; Commercial Litigation for the General Practitioner; Hot Topics in Ethics: A Practitioner’s View-Next Stop Malpractice Liability1996
Commercial Litigation SeminarBasic Commercial Litigation - Selected Issues on Ethics and Professionalism in Litigation1995
Florida Bar Annual MeetingEthics Seminar: Avoiding Grievance and Malpractice Liability-Hot Topics in Ethics1992
Bridge the Gap Seminar and ProgramBridge the Gap-Discipline and Ethics1991
Offer of Judgment SeminarThe Rules (and Gamesmanship) for Successful use of Offers of Settlement and Judgment, Demands for Judgment and Offers of Settlement, Sponsor1988