also known as Brian Battaglia, Brian P. Battaglia
Brian P. Battaglia is President of Brian P. Battaglia, P.A. in St. Petersburg, Florida, practicing in the areas of mediation and civil, commercial and business litigation, health law, insurance litigation and employment litigation. Mr. Battaglia is also certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit Court Mediator. Mr. Battaglia has completed and recieved a Certificate in Negotiating and Mediating Employment Disputes from the Univerity of South Florida.
Mr. Battaglia received his B.S. from Florida State University, his J.D. from Drake University School of Law, and his LL.M. in Health Law from the Loyola University of Chicago, Institute for Health Law. Mr. Battaglia is licensed to practice law before all courts in the State of Florida, as well as various Federal Courts including the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Battaglia has handled a wide variety of legal matters since joining the firm in 1986. Mr. Battaglia has represented numerous individuals and corporations in litigation and transactional matters.
In the commercial, business and employment arena, Mr. Battaglia has acted as counsel in complex contract disputes, zoning and land use issues, and claims involving Federal and State employment law at both the Trial and Appellate levels.
Mr. Battaglia has also represented individuals, providers and entities in the health care industry concerning employment issues, ERISA, practice purchase and sales, nursing home risk management issues and reimbursement.
Mr. Battaglia has served on the St. Petersburg Bar Association's Executive Committee. Mr. Battaglia has also served as a director on various community boards. Mr. Battaglia previously served as President and Board Member for the Pinellas Opportunity Council.
As well, Mr. Battaglia served as a director of Bay Area Legal Services, Inc. from 1994 to 1997, and from 1993 to 1995 was President of the Community Law Program where he continues to serve on the Board of Trustees. Mr. Battaglia has also been honored for his pro bono activities, receiving the Florida Bar President's Pro Bono Service Award for Florida's Sixth Judicial Circuit.
Licensed since 1986
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1986||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|AV Peer Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2011|
|Outstanding Contributions as President and Trustee||Community Law Program||2009|
|Certificate of Meritorious Public Service, 2002-2005||The Florida Bar Client Security Fund Committee||2005|
|The Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award||The Florida Bar||1994|
|Pro Bono Award||St. Petersburg Bar Association||N/A|
|Shareholder||Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & Wein, P.A||1986 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Culver Summer Schools Alumni Association, Culver Academies, Culver, Indiana||Director||2011 - Present|
|The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida||Alumni and Friends of the School of Criminology Advisory Board||2010 - Present|
|UPARC||Board of Trustees||2009 - Present|
|PCREC||Legal Counsel||2008 - 2011|
|St. Petersburg Bar Association||Secratary||2001 - 2002|
|St. Petersburg Bar Association||Law Day Chair||1999 - 1999|
|Bay Area Legal Services||Board of Directors||1994 - 1997|
|Pinellas Opportunity Council||President and Board of Directors||1990 - 1993|
|St. Petersburg Bar Association||N/A||1986 - Present|
|The Florida Bar||N/A||1986 - Present|
|Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania al. v. Brian Peters et al., 550 F. Supp. 2d 1363 (M.D. Fla. 2008)||Case concluded.|
|Jackson v. Comberg and Compro Corporation, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 66405 (M.D. Fla. 2006)||Case concluded|
|Belair v. City of Treasure Island, Florida, 718 So. 2d 738 (Fla. 1998)||Resolved|
|Paraclete, St. Petersburg Bar Association||REVISITING FLORIDA SMALL CLAIMS COURT AND THE PRO SE LITIGANT||2011|
|U. Ark. Little Rock L.J.||The Shift Toward Managed Care and Emerging Liability Claims Arising from Utilization Management and Financial Incentive Arrangements Between Health Care Providers and Payers||1997|
|The Florida Bar Journal||Explaining Small Claims Court to the Prospective Pro Se Litigant||1993|
|Loyola University Chicago||Health Law||LL.M.||1996|
|Drake University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1985|
|Florida State University||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1982|
|Peoples Law School||Consumer Issues||1989|