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Eric is a civil litigator.  He has handled numerous cases involving medical negligence, premises liability, car crashes, trip and falls, business disputes, wrongful death, and federal tort claim act claims.  Eric was recently the first chair on a Federal Tort Claim Act Medical Malpractice Claim that settled out of court for $700,000.  Eric also recently sat second chair on a case where he helped obtain a $3.4 million jury verdict in Polk County, Florida in an automobile negligence case, Markuson v. Saterbo, Case No. 2008-CA-7367.

​Eric presently sits on the board of directors for a Tampa based non-profit, Wheels for Success.  He has served on that board for two years.  Wheels of Success is an organization that provides transportation in the form of donated cars to persons who have a job, but cannot afford to purchase a car to get there.  


Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 50%
  2. Car Accident: 40%
  3. Personal Injury: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Travis T. Mohler

    I endorse this lawyer. Eric is a tenacious lawyer who is very skilled at his craft. I recommend him without reservation.


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Contact info

McBreen & Nowak, P.A.

115 S. Fielding Avenue
Suite 3
Tampa, FL, 33606


FLMember in Good Standing200906/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Team Member of the YearTampa Connection2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerMcBreen & Nowak, P.A.2016 - Present
AssociateDe la Parte & Gilbert P.A.2009 - 2016
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember2015 - Present
Wheels of SuccessBoard Member2014 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationMember2014 - Present
Hillsborough County American Inn of CourtMember2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Hillsborough County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Florida Justice Association, Young Lawyers SectionBoard Member2014 - 2016
Tampa ConnectionMember2013 - 2013
Cheatwood Inn of CourtMember2010 - 2016
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Markuson v. Saterbo, Polk County Circuit Court, Case No. 2008 CA 7367$3.4 Million Verdict (Note this amount does not reflect amounts received by the client, as attorney fees, costs, and post trial motions reduce this amount).
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
New College of FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2004