David James Abbey

David James Abbey

Litigation Lawyer
Saint Petersburg, FL




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About Me

David J. Abbey, born in Fairbury, Illinois on September 24, 1951; admitted to Florida and Illinois Bar in 1977; United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, 1977; United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, 1977; United States Supreme Court, 1988. Mr. Abbey is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by the Florida Bar, as well as certified by the Florida Supreme...

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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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

Saint Petersburg, FL

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known David for many years. Impeccable Reputation. Super Advocate for his clients. I endorse David.
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1977 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/21/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1977 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Stetson University College of Law


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2003- 2004 Past President

St. Petersburg Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

1996 Tactics to Combat Improper Comment and Argument by Plaintiff's Counsel

Trial Advocate Quarterly

1994 Florida Uninsured Motorist Law Since Shelby: Florida Supreme Court Decisions and Legislative Response

Trial Advocate Quarterly