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Mark Perenich has been practicing law for over 30 years, he as recorded the biggest judgments in the firm, including one for $54,000,000 (Times article)

Area of practice includes all aspects of personal injury with an emphasis on:

  • Aviation accidents

  • Medical malpractice

  • Interstate motor vehicle accidents involving commercial transport vehicles.

  • Car Accidents

  • Construction injuries

  • He has been an instrument rated pilot since 1996 and handles cases statewide.

Professional Career

  • Mark become a Board Certified Civil Trial attorney in 1997

  • For over 10 years, he served as Chairman of the Board of Directors for the American Burn Survival Foundation, a non-profit organization serving the needs of burn survivors throughout Florida.

  • He has also hosted over 250 live call-in television programs on FLA LAW where he provided legal advice to viewers.

  • Mark is a member of the American Justice Association, Florida Justice Association, Pinellas County Trial Lawyers, and the Lawyer Pilots Bar Association.

  • He is admitted to practice in the Middle and Southern U.S. Federal District Courts, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

  • He has argued cases before the Second District Court of Appeals in Tampa and Lakeland and before the Florida Supreme Court in Tallahassee.

  • He has been a member of the Clearwater Bar Association for over 25 years.

  • Mark is recognized by his peers in Martindale Hubble as having received the highest rating AV in legal ability and ethical standards. The AV rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence among attorneys.

  • Mark Perenich is a Member of the Million Dollar Advocates forum 

  • Mark Perenich is also a Member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates forum

  • Mark has won his clients millions of dollars

    The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates forum is a distinction award to lawyers that win their clients Millions of dollars.

  • Personal injury Attorney Mark H. Perenich has also appeared on the Nachmann show on NBC as an expert.

  • Mark Perenich has also appeared on Bay News 9

  • Mark Perenich was name one of Tampa's BEST lawyers in 2010

  • Rated as one of Tampa Bay's top lawyers

  • Marks Firm was rated as one of the best law firms in Tampa Bay in 2012

  • Mark's Firm is on the the top law firms in Florida.

  • Mark Perenich is sworn in to practice in the 11th District Federal Court or Appeal, The Florida Supreme Court


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Practice areas


  1. Car Accidents: 30%
    31 years
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%
    31 years
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
    31 years
  4. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 10%
    31 years
  5. Defective and Dangerous Products: 10%
    31 years



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  • Jonathan Pierre Lacour

    I endorse this lawyer. Keen attention to detail and exceptional service. One of the best there truly is.


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  • Sidney Wallis Kilgore

    I have known Mark Perenich for many years. He has a solid reputation among his peers in the legal community for the high quality of his work in the personal injury arena. His ethics are beyond reproach. I have referred clients to his firm and they have been very satisfied with the representation they received and with the outcome of their cases.


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Contact info

Perenich, Carroll, Perenich, Avril, Caulfield & Noyes, P.A.

1875 N. Belcher Rd.
Suite 201
Clearwater, FL, 33765-1447


FLMember in Good Standing198409/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
James Masters AwardLoyola College of Law New Orleans1983
American Jurisprudence Award in Wills & EstatesLoyola College of Law New Orleans1983
American Jurisprudence Award in CorporationsLoyola College of Law New Orleans1983
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior PartnerPerenich, Carroll, Perenich, Caulfield, Avril, Noyes & Perenich, PA1985 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorSaint Petersburg College1989 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Justice Associationmember1998 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1990 - Present
Lawyer Pilots Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersMember1985 - 2003
American Association for JusticeMember1985 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Taylor v. Evans54 million dollars verdict for my client
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Loyola UniversityPublic AdministrationOther - Bachelors1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Litigation for ChiropractorsEffective Depositions2012