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 Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Medical Malpractice Attorney


 


Mr. Cressman was born in Lake Worth, Florida in 1962. Before entering college, Mark served in the U. S. Army Infantry. Mark was stationed in Ft. Lewis, Washington and Wiesbaden, Germany and was a member of the “Black Knights” of the 3rd Squadron, 5th Calvary. 


He earned his A.A. degree from Palm Beach Community College in 1985 and his B.A. from the University of Florida in 1988. In 1994, Mr. Cressman earned his law degree cum laude from Nova Southeastern University. There, during his third year, Mr. Cressman was an Acting Attorney General, prosecuting crimes in the State of Tennessee. In fact, Mr. Cressman tried three felony criminal cases prior to ever graduating from law school, under the Third Year Student Practice Program.


Mark’s practice includes general personal injury law and fighting for consumer’s rights.  He focuses a great deal of his personal injury practice on car accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, theme park accidents and injuries, as well as a special focus on medical malpractice and nursing home abuse cases. 


Mr. Cressman is admitted to practice before all Florida Courts, the United States District Courts for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is a member of the Trial Lawyers and General Practice Sections of the Florida Bar Association. Mr. Cressman is also a member of the Orange County Bar Association, The National Advocates, and the Florida Justice Association. He has been named to the elite group of the National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers since 2014. 


I am also a rabid Gators Fan. Go Gators!

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    21 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 10%
    21 years
  3. Trucking Accident: 10%
    21 years
  4. Slip and Fall: 10%
    21 years
  5. Car Accident: 10%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($350/hour), contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert Bailey Branson

    I endorse this lawyer wholeheartedly based upon years of practice where I have personally seen him do his magic. I also have had clients who have hired Mark and they have been very satisfied with his services. The upshot- reliable and professional service on a routine basis. Mark is a credit to his profession and his craft.

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  • David Aaron Paul

    I endorse this lawyer. Mark is a detail oriented and compassionate advocate. In my experiences with Mark, he has proven to be an aggressive advocate while also being a trustworthy counselor. I would not hesitate to retain him.

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    David Paul Personal injury Attorney
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Contact info

Cressman Law Firm, P.A.

13350 West Colonial Drive
Suite 350
Winter Garden, FL, 34787-3985

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199506/17/2016
TNSurrendered199607/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2015
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerCressman Law Firm, P.A.2006 - Present
PartnerMcEwan, Martinez & Dukes, PA2004 - 2006
Assistant Attorney GeneralKnox County District Attorney's Office1994 - 1994
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2016 - Present
Central Florida Trial Lawyers AssociationMark P Cressman2016 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember2004 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationMember2004 - Present
Florida Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Blind CornerVerdict for the Plaintiff
Thanksgiving -Christmas Almost Lost Due to Negligent Trucking in South Carolina$1,000,000.00
Truck Driver Gone MadSignificant Settlement in Trucking Litigation
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Southern Second Law ReporterSolomon v. Shands Teaching Hospital2005
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
University of FloridaPublic AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Community Law ProgramAutomobile Accidents & Insurance Coverages2015
Community OutreachAutomobile Accidents & Your Insurance Coverage2014