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Jo Ann Hoffman has practiced law for over 35 years.  She graduated Phi Beta Kappa (high honors) from Indiana University in 1974.  She went on to obtain a Law Degree with honors (Cum Laude) and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Indiana University in 1978. She is the managing partner of this firm which has 3 attorneys practicing exclusively Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Defense Base Act & Longshore Cases. She was Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation in 1988. She has been a Florida Trial Lawyer member for over 32 years. She represents only the injured person. She has handled cases throughout the United States and in jurisdictions where contractors support our military.  She is involved in the effort to stop the massacre of elephants for their tusks and supports the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust which raises baby elephant orphans in Kenya.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, French, Creole

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  1. Personal Injury: 25%
    38 years
  2. Workers Compensation: 25%
    38 years
  3. Government Contracts: 25%
    10 years
  4. Car Accident: 25%
    38 years



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  • Zachary Ryan Rich

    I endorse this lawyer, she is an excellent attorney, and goes above and beyond to make her clients feel like they are her only client. I have only the highest, and best remarks for her and her firm.


    Zachary Rich Litigation Attorney
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  • Casey Fundaro

    I endorse this lawyer. Jo Ann has helped as many people in Fort Lauderdale on PI cases as anyone in the area. She is smart, a kind, wonderful person and a credit to the personal injury and Florida Bar.


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Contact info

Attorneys Jo Ann Hoffman & Vance B. Moore, P.A.

500 Australian Ave South
Suite 600
West Palm Beach, FL, 33401-6237

Attorneys Jo Ann Hoffman & Vance B. Moore, PA

4403 W Tradewinds Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33308-4412



FLMember in Good Standing198006/19/2016
INInactive In Good Standing197807/03/2016
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified in Workers' Compensation LawThe Florida Bar1988
Qualified and Admitted to U.S. 5th Circuit Court of AppealsUnited States Court of Appeals1980
Cum Laude (with honors)Indiana University School of Law1978
High honorsPhi Beta Kappa1974
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorneys and CounselorsAttorneys Jo Ann Hoffman & Vance B. Moore, P.A.1984 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers President's ClubMember1985 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Daily Business ReviewDriver Who Was Rear-Ended Gets $434,0002006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana UniversityMasters in Business AdministrationMasters1978
Indiana University School of Law, IndianapolisLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Indiana University School of LawN/AOther - Bachelors1974