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Daniel W. Raab, P.A. has been serving South Florida for over 20 years. The firm has provided a wide range of legal services for commercial enterprises including but not limited to steamship companies, insurance companies, logistics companies, freight forwarders, truckers, exporters, and importers. In addition to having a wide range of knowledge in the admiralty and transportation areas, Daniel Raab handles business related issues including profit and nonprofit corporations, overtime wage claims, liens, and commercial litigation.

AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell and Listed in AM Best’s Guide to Insurance Attorneys Practice Areas: General Civil Litigation in all Courts; Transportation; Admiralty; Personal Injury Defense; Insurance; Review of Insurance Policies; Commercial Law; Business Law; Cargo Claims. I am also an Adjunct Professor at Florida Coastal School of Law in the Transportation and Logistics LLM program.

Admitted: 1978, Florida; 1979, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1979 U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1981 U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1990 U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: University of Miami, J.D., 1978

College: The Johns Hopkins University, B.A., with Honors, 1975

Member: The Florida Bar; Southeast Admiralty Law Institute; Maritime Law Association of the United States (Proctor Status); Transportation Lawyers Association and the Coral Gables Bar Association.

Biography: Adjunct Professor, Insurance Law, St. Thomas University School of Law, 1997-1999. Adjunct Professor, Insurance Law & Policy, Transportation Law, University of Miami School of Law, 2007-2010. Adjunct Professor, Insurance Law, Florida International University College of Law, 2008, Adjunct Professor, Ocean Marine & Inland Marine Cargo Insurance, Hull & Machinery, Protection & Indemnity, Florida Coastal School of Law 2014-present. Florida. Author Shippers Case Notes, Florida Shipper Magazine. Author of Transportation Terms and Conditions published by Claitor’s Publishing, Commentator on Transportation Law for LexisNexis, Contributing Author, Goods In Transit, Chapter 47 of the New Appleman Practice Law Guide, and Chapter 5 of the Benedict on Admiralty Desk Reference Book.


Practice areas


  1. Transportation: 40%
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 15%
  3. Corporate: 10%
  4. Maritime: 10%
  5. Other: 25%
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Daniel W. Raab, PA

9555 North Kendall Drive
Suite 210
Miami, FL, 33176-1978

9555 N Kendall Dr Ste 210
Miami, FL, 33176-1978



FLMember in Good Standing197806/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
AM Best attorneyAM Best2016
Lawyer EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct Professor/Transportation InsuranceFlorida Coastal School Of Law2014 - Present
Senior PartnerDaniel W. Raab, P.A.1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida BarMemberN/A
Maritime Law Association of the United StatesMemberN/A
Southeastern Admiralty Law InstituteMemberN/A
Transportation Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Miami-Dade County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Coral Gables Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Transportation InsuranceGoods In Transit2016
Create SpaceTransportation Terms and Conditions third Edition2015
Transportation InsuranceGoods in Transit2015
New ApplemanUnderstanding Inland Marine Insurance2012
New ApplemanUnderstanding Inland Marine Insurance2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Johns Hopkins UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Who’s Who of TransportationWho’s Who of Transportation2006