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Howard L. Citron

Howard L. Citron

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Commercial, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death

About Me

Howard Citron is the founder and principal of The Citron Law Firm. Mr. Citron has extensive trial experience in healthcare law, medical malpractice, personal injury, commercial/real estate litigation and family law matters.


 


Mr. Citron is a frequent speaker on personal injury and medical malpractice litigation. He has served as a legal columnist for various national and local news publications and online forums in various areas of civil trial and medical malpractice law. In addition, Mr. Citron has lectured on trial tactics and techniques to various professional organizations as well as to law students at the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center.


 


Mr. Citron is a member of the Florida and Texas Bars. He graduated summa cum laude from the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center where he served as an Articles Editor for the Nova Law Review. In 2009, Mr. Citron was recognized by Superlawyers for his achievements. Mr. Citron is a member of the American Bar Association, Broward County Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Counsel. He has also been published by the American Health Lawyers Association and remains one of its featured guest speakers on all aspects of Florida healthcare law.


 


Mr. Citron is an active member and contributor to JAFCO which provides assistance to abused and neglected children in South Florida. He is also a contributor to the Broward County Outreach Program which serves holiday meals to the homeless. Mr. Citron has been living in South Florida for more than twenty-five (25) years and currently resides in Parkland with his wife and two children.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Personal Injury: 35%
  2. Car Accidents: 35%
  3. Commercial: 15%
  4. Medical Malpractice: 10%
  5. Wrongful Death: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Michael Phillips

    I endorse Attorney Citron. From his credentials Avvo, it is clear he is dedicated to serving those in need and his clients. It's rare that lawyers spend so much valuable time helping the community and striving for more and I applaud him for doing it to such a great level. Kudos.

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    John Phillips Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Citron Law Firm, PA

11555 Heron Bay Blvd.
Suite 200
Coral Springs, FL, 33076

The Citron Law Firm, PA

2893 Executive Park Drive
Suite 203
Weston, FL, 33331

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200005/07/2015
TXNot Eligible to Practice - Administrative200605/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Reader's Choice - Best Personal Injury LawyersDavie Town Times2012
Best of Weston - 2012Our City Weston2012
Best of Weston - 2011Our City Weston2011
Super Lawyers 2009 - Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2009
Summa Cum LaudeNova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center2000
Law Review Articles EditorNova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center1999
Law Review MemberNova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center1998
Dean's List GraduateNova Southeastern University1997

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorNova Southeastern University2009 - Present
Managing PartnerThe Citron Law Firm, P.A.2007 - Present
AttorneyInsurance Defense Firm2000 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Rotary Club of Coral SpringsMember2011 - Present
Broward County Justice AssociationMember2008 - Present
Broward County Bar Association, Professionalism CommitteeProfessionalism Committee2008 - Present
Broward County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Ziegler v. Tenet Health SystemsSuccessful Outcome for Client

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The Parklander MagazineMonthly Legal Article2011
Plantation Town TimesMonthly Legal Article2011
Coral Springs Parkland City NewsMonthly Legal Article2011
Pines Miramar Town TimesMonthly Legal Article2010
Davie Town TimesMonthly Legal Article2010
Our City Weston MagazineMonthly Legal Article2009
Anesthesiology NewsMD Group Aims to Deter Frivolous Lawsuits2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterN/AJuris Doctor2000
Nova Southeastern UniversityClassical StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science1997

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
AHLA SymposiumMedical Malpractice Trial Law2007
Published ArticleReliability of Electronic Fetal Heart Monitoring2006
Cleveland Clinic Hospital Nursing StaffAn Overview of Patient Consent2006
Cleveland Clinic Hospital Nursing StaffWrong Site/Side Surgery2006
Adjuster SeminarOverview of Florida Medical Malpractice Law2005
Lawyer SeminarNursing Home Malpractice in Texas2003
Cleveland Clinic Hospital Grand RoundsLegal Perspectives of End of Life Decisions2003