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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 50%
    13 years
  2. Construction & Development: 20%
    13 years
  3. Employment & Labor: 20%
    9 years
  4. Business: 10%
    13 years



Hourly ($250-300/hour), contingent (25-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Majid Vasigh

    Though Jesse worked as opposing counsel against me on a matter, I found him to be knowledgeable about the law and a pleasure to work. A total professional.


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Contact info

Tilden & Prohidney, P.L.

431 12th Street West, Suite 204
Bradenton, FL, 34205


FLMember in Good Standing200209/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Lawyer in Sarasota & Manatee CountiesSarasota Magazine2014
Top Lawyer of Sarasota & Manatee CountiesSarasota Magazine2012
Top Rated Lawyer in Labor & EmploymentAmerican Lawyer Media2012
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Top Lawyer of Sarasota & Manatee CountiesSarasota Magazine2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberTilden, Prohidney & DiPasquale, PL2012 - Present
AttorneyPorges, Hamlin, Knowles & Hawk, P.A.2006 - 2012
AttorneyCarlton Fields, P.A.2004 - 2006
AttorneyAbel Band2002 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Catholic Charities, Diocese of VeniceBoard Member2014 - Present
The Manatee County Bar AssociationBoard Member - Young Lawyers Division2012 - Present
Community Associations InstituteMember2009 - Present
Manatee County Chamber of CommerceAffiliate Member2006 - Present
Home Builders Association of Manatee CountyMember2006 - Present
The Hillsborough County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Florida BarMember2002 - Present
The Sarasota County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
LRM v. Rectrix Aerodrome Centers at SRQ, Inc.Jury verdict for LRM on all counts and final judgment in LRM's favor for over $400,000, plus attorneys' fees.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJuris Doctor, with Honors2001
University of FloridaAnthropologyOther - Bachelors1998
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2013 AFC Joint Commission Spring ConferenceTrending Legal Issues In Social Media2013
State College of Florida LEX Leadership Workshop 2012The Alphabet Soup of Modern Employment (FLSA, ADA, FMLA)2012
State College of Florida "Days of Excellence"Understanding Florida's Public Records & Sunshine Law2012
State College of Florida "Days of Excellence"Avoiding the Pitfalls of Social Media in the Workplace2012
Public Contract & Procurement Regulations in FloridaContractual & Statutory Surety Bonds2012
State College of Florida LEX Leadership Workshop 2011Social Media In the Workplace2011