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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1988||01/30/2017|
This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.
Public reprimand means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar warns the lawyer in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior and places conditions on the lawyer's license.
Michael’s comment: “This Reprimand occurred over ten years ago and has been removed from my record with the Florida Bar.”
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Client Distinction Award||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Principle Attorney||Spotts Law Offices Chartered||2002 - Present|
|Partner||Kohl & Spotts||1993 - 2002|
|Associate||Kohl, Bobko, Mackey, McManus & Higgins||1991 - 1993|
|Associate||Brenan, Haskar, Jefferson & Gorman||1988 - 1991|
|Assistant State Attorney||Office Of The State Attorney 19th Judicial Circuit||1987 - 1988|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Inns of Court||Masters||2015 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Martin County Bar Association||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Florida Bar||N/A||1987 - Present|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||Where is the marketing for the event||2014|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship and Marketing News||Why do I need social media as part of my marketing program||2013|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||Tips on Presentation of your sponsorship proposal||2012|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||What type of legal entity should I use and what tax issues should I know about ? Part I||2011|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||What type of legal entity should I use and what tax issues should I know about ? part II||2011|
|Ernie Saxtons Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||Sponsorship Contracts||2009|
|Ernie Saxton's Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News||Sponsorship Contracts part II||2009|
|Samford University, Cumberland School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor||Law||1987|
|University of South Florida||Finance||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1985|
Posted by Michael
I have known Michael for a very long time, he is a person of integrity and respectful of his clients needs. Michael has given me legal advice on several occasions and has always been there to deal with our concerns.
Posted by Joshua
Michael Spotts has been my attorney for the past 6 years and I would highly recommend him. I have consulted with Michael on numerous occasions and when I needed direct representation he was my first choice. He handled my matter with knowledge, skill and character. I always felt that he had my best interests firmly in sight. His work was impeccable.
Posted by Bryan Hacht
I have been a client for over 20 years and can only speak of Mr Spotts in the highest regard. He has helped me through thick and thin and always knows exactly what to do. If you want an attorney that communicates well and knows what exactly what he is doing rest assured you are in good hands. Michael has never let me down on any case and I would never consider using another attorney.
Jeff Gorman, Criminal defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I endorse this lawyer. I have known Michael for many years and he is respected by every lawyer that knows him. I was a prosecutor in St. Lucie County and first met Michael when he was defending a client against me in a very serious criminal matter. He was tenacious and very professional. I grew to respect his skills as a litigator and his skills as a trial attorney. Since going into private practice, Michael is one of the few attorneys that I recommend to clients. I have worked with him on several business clients as well as criminal clients. His command of the law and ability to quickly resolve cases is second to none. I recommend him highly.
Stuart Address, Wrongful termination Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I have worked with Mr. Spotts over the past 10 years in situations wherein he and I were co-counsel and in situations wherein he and I were adversary counsel. I believe Mr. Spotts to be an intelligent and thoughtful attorney in analyzing cases and seeking the best results for his clients; whether they be by way of litigation or alternative forms of resolution. Mr. Spotts can be quite aggressive (not a bad thing for a litigator), but is also capable of working with other counsel in a cooperative manner to seek the best result for all involved.