With more than 40 years of experience, Thomas R. Tatum focuses his practice on the representation of title insurance underwriters and insureds, the resolution of disputed title matters and the investigation and resolution of real estate frauds and defalcations. His also represents clients in matters pertaining to liability insurance, defense and coverage disputes, and state and federal commercial and governmental litigation and administrative law disputes.
AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Tatum has been named among Florida Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers Magazine since 2014, The Best Lawyers in America since 2016, and Florida’s Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine in 2005-2006.
A member of the American, Florida and Broward County Bar Associations, Mr. Tatum is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Mr. Tatum is actively involved in the community and serves on the board of directors of Stranahan House, Inc.
Mr. Tatum received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Miami School of Law.
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1973||10/11/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Best Lawyer||U.S. News & World Report||2019|
|Best Lawyer||U.S. News & World Report||2018|
|Best Lawyer||U.S. News & World Report||2017|
|Best Lawyer||U.S. News & World Report||2016|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers Magazine||2014|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2006|
|Legal Elite||Florida Trend Magazine||2005|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||N/A|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Florida Bar, Business Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Broward County Bar Association, Trial Practice Section||Member||N/A|
|Stranahan House, Inc.||Board of Directors||N/A|
|Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section||Member||N/A|
|Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Sections of International Law, Litigation, and Real Property, Trust and Estate Law||Member||N/A|
|University of Miami School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1973|
|Loyola University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1970|
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