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Peter Alan Mittenthal

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PETER A. MITTENTHAL, Esq.


EDUCATION


University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (BA)


University of LaVerne-San Fernando Valley Coll of Law, Los Angeles, CA (JD)


PROFESSIONAL


Member, Florida Bar (Admitted 2009)


Member, California Bar (Admitted 1979)


AV rated preeminent-highest peer review for skill & ethics for over 26 years


Admitted to the U.S. District Court of California (Northern, Central & Southern)


Admitted to the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida


Admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit


Former Judge Pro Tem, Los Angeles Municipal Court


Former Mediator-Arbitrator, Los Angeles Superior Court


Former intern prosecutor, Los Angeles City Attorney


Former State Bar of California assistant prosecutor of attorneys-ethics violation


Former law clerk to Los Angeles Superior Court Judges J. Klein & D. Kaufmann


Martindale-Hubbell “Preeminent Attorneys”


A.M. Best “Distinguished Attorneys & Claim Adjusters”


Qualified for admission in American Board of Trial Advocates


Appointed by The Florida Bar to Judicial Nominating Procedures Committee


Among Tampa Bay Magazine’s “Top Lawyers of Tampa Bay” August 2010


Nominated, “Best Lawyers in America” (2011, 2012 & 2013)


Nominated, “Florida SuperLawyers” (2011, 2012 & 2013)


On-air host, WTAN-AM 1340’s Legal Eagle Show, Tan Talk Radio Network


 


PRACTICE AREAS


Representing injured victims in litigation & trial


Formally defended insureds in serious injury & death from vehicle accidents,


dangerous premises, defective products, recreational sports, horse, negligent


security, bar & nightclub and careless construction site practices, with


extensive jury trial experience in state & federal courts.


FORMER INSURANCE DEFENSE & SIU TRIAL LAWYER FOR:


Chubb, Federal, State Farm, Farmers, Truck, Kemper, Lumberman’s, Hanover,


Fireman’s Fund, Great American, Amica, Coregis, Mercury Casualty,


Nationwide, North American Livestock, Republic, Ohio Casualty, Travelers,


Hartford, Budget Rent-A-Car, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Crusader, Unico,


Sequoia, Electric, American Modern, Diamond State, Viking, General Star,


Lloyd’s of London, American Equine, Crawford & Co., L.A. Fitness Club, Coast


National, Sevylor, Bristol West, Renegade Entertainment, U.S. Risk Managers,


Church Mutual, Daily Grill Restaurants, Northland, After Dark Nightclubs, The


Gate Nightclubs, Citizens Property Insurance Florida, Canal, Carolina


Casualty, ABC Markets, and Southern California Rapid Transit District.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1979

  1. Litigation: 100%
    36 years, 5 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

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Contact Info

The Peter A. Mittenthal Law Firm

8870 N. Himes Avenue.
#158
Tampa, FL, 33614

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200908/12/2015
CAInactive197905/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
"AV" rated pre-eminent for skill, ethics & reliabilityMartindale-Hubbell1986
QUALIFIED TO TAKE BOARD CERTIFICATION EXAM IN CIVIL TRIALSTHE FLORIDA BARN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
TRIAL LAWYERNUMEROUS LAW FIRMS, TAMPA & LOS ANGELES1979 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
San Fernando Valley College of LawN/AJ.D. (Law)1978
University of FloridaN/AB.A.1975