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Keith Ligori, Attorney at Law

Keith was born and raised in Tampa, Florida and attended Jesuit High School where he graduated in 1988.  Keith then attended Loras College inDubuque, Iowa where he played NCAA Division III football.   While in college, Keith held several leadership positions, such as Vice-President of his sophomore class, President of his junior class and chairman and founder of Loras College's Community Service Day.  He also worked during his Junior year as an assistant to the Public Relations Director of the Dubuque Fighting Saints (Junior A Hockey team) and his Senior year he was hired as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the Saints.  During the summer of his junior year he was hired as the Assistant to the Public Relations Director for the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League.  Upon his graduated in 1992 with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Sports Administration he returned toTampa where he worked as the Public Relations Director for the Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League.

Keith then attended Nova Southeastern University Law School where he received his Juris Doctorate degree in 2000.  While in law school he worked as a Law Clerk for the Insurance Defense firm of Hinshaw and Colbertson and as a Certified Legal Intern for the Broward County State Attorney's Office where he tried numerous jury trials and non-jury trials.  While in Law School, Keith was voted by his law school professors as the best trial advocate for his graduating class and a member of the prestigious Order of Barristers.

Upon Keith's graduation form Law School he worked as an assistant Public Defender in Ocala, Florida where he tried numerous cases.  He then moved to the opposite side of the courtroom and worked for the Hillsborough county State Attorney in Tampa, Florida.  As an Assistant State Attorney, Keith handled thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases and major crimes.  He obtained valuable litigation experience, knowledge and training during his years of working as a prosecutor and public defender. He is also licensed to practice in the United States Federal District Court in the Middle District of Florida.

Keith opened his own firm in July of 2003 where he strives every day to offer every client the best legal representation with the best customer service.  He understands no one wants to be injured especially due to another’s negligence that is why Keith and his staff are committed to doing everything they can in their power to assist their clients with a full recovery.  Keith has been the managing partner since 2003 and is assisted by several great lawyers, paralegals and staff.




Languages spoken: American Sign Language, English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Car Accident: 50%
    16 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    16 years, 2 thousand cases
  3. Wrongful Death: 10%
    13 years, 100 cases
  4. Slip and Fall: 5%
    13 years, 200 cases
  5. Other: 15%
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Contingent (33-45%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Mindi Beth Lasley

    Mr. Ligori is a personal injury attorney. I personally was in a car accident last week and he is the person I would call if I decided to go forward on my case.


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Contact info

217 N Howard Ave Ste 102
Tampa, FL, 336061519


FLMember in Good Standing200106/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Lifetime MembershipMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Best Trial AdvocateNova Southeaster University2000
Order of BarristersNova Southeastern University2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerLigori & Cappy - Attorneys at Law2013 - Present
Managing PartnerLaw Offices Of Keith Ligori2003 - 2013
Prosecuting AttorneyHillsborough County State Attorney's Office2001 - 2003
Certified Legal InternBroward County State Attorney's Office2000 - 2000
AttorneyOcala Public Defenders Office2000 - 2001
Law ClerkHinshaw & Culbertson, LLP1997 - 1998
Public RelationsTampa Bay Storm1992 - 1993
Director of Marketing and Public RelationsDubuque Fighting Saints1991 - 1992
Assistant Public Relations DirectorTampa Bay Storm1991 - 1991
Public Relations DirectorDubuque Fighting Saints1990 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hillsborough County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationMember2003 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Car Accident Changes Young Woman's LifeOver $2.5 million
Drunk Driver Kills Five Family Members in Town for WeddingResolved for more than $1 million.
No Safety Lights Causes Life Changing InjuriesResolved for $760,000.
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Publication nameTitleDate
AvvoWhat To Do After a Dog Bite2012
AvvoWhy You Need Personal Injury Lawyer2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Loras CollegeSports AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Football TeamImpact of Education2012