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REAL LAWYERS. REAL CASES. Alexander J. Perkins is the Founder of Perkins Law Offices, a Miami personal injury law firm. The firm files lawsuits against insurance companies and wrongdoers. Perkins was recently honored as one of Miami's Most Effective Lawyers and has been is recognized as one of the Legal Elite attorneys in the State of Florida, having been listed in the numerous editions of Super Lawyers, Legal Trend Magazine, and the South Florida Legal Guide.  He enjoys a 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO and is a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Seven Figure Lawyers.  He also is a Past President of the Miami Beach Bar Association.

While Perkins Law Offices provides a vast array of legal services to its clients, Mr. Perkins is a skilled litigator who primarily focuses on representing victims of injuries and their families. For over a decade he has been handling complex civil litigation involving personal injury and wrongful death arising out of automobile accidents, cruise ship passenger and crew injuries, products liability, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability ( slip/trip and falls), negligent security, boating and maritime/admiralty accidents, construction site accidents, work zone accidents, drunk driving accidents, sexual abuse and assaults, defective medical devices, Federal Tort Claims Act, bad faith insurance practices, dog bites, bar and nightclub incidents, physical assaults, intentional torts, trademark and patent infringment, and many other types of insurance disputes. He has represented clients from all over the United States and internationally.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 65%
    15 years
  2. Business: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 15%



Hourly ($300-500/hour), contingent (25-40%), Free consultation (120 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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    I highly endorse Mr. Perkins. Very knowledgeable and caring attorney who achieves great results in representing clients! I want all people to contact him for help.


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Contact info

Perkins Law Offices

2020 Ponce de Leon Blvd #1101
miami, FL, 33134


FLMember in Good Standing200106/20/2016
DCInactive 200407/06/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Top LawyersSeven Figure Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2011
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2010
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Legal Elite Up & ComerFlorida Trend Magazine2009
Top Up and ComersSouth Florida Legal Guide2009
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009
Top Up and ComersFlorida Legal Elite2008
Top Up and ComersSouth Florida Legal Guide2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerPerkins Law Offices P.A.2013 - Present
PartnerLeesfield & Partners2005 - Present
AttorneyNicklaus & Associates, P.A.2001 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Miami Beach Bar AssociationPresident2014 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationMember2006 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2005 - Present
Miami-Dade County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Miami Beach Bar AssociationPast President-Elect2013 - 2013
Miami Beach Bar AssociationPast Vice President2011 - 2012
Florida Justice Association (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)Board Member YLD2006 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Confidential Settlement$850,000 Settlement
Confidential Settlement10.5 million dollar settlement
Sheeley v. Peterson$700,000 Settlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
Miami HeraldFirst VA colonoscopy case goes to trial after Miami vet contracted hepatitis C2011
The New Times MiamiDeath And Tacos2009
Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Law JournalFrequently Addressed Evidentiary Issues for the Trucking Accident Trial Lawyer2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of MarylandCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual InstallationModerator2013