Board-Certified Experts In Appellate Litigation

Attorney Tom Hunker

Tom Hunker Esq., B.C.S.

  • Managing Partner

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Practice Areas

  • Appeals
  • Trials
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Defamation
  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Malpractice
  • Constitutional Law

Education

  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • Juris Doctor
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science
    • Major: Multinational Business Operations

Bar Admissions

  • Florida
  • Illinois
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida

Professional Associations

  • Florida Bar, Appellate Practice Board Certification Committee
  • FCDN, Florida Claims Defense Network, Board, Board of Directors
  • FDLA, Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Mission United, Broward County United Way
  • Broward County Bar Association

Published Works

  • Generational Genocide: Coercive Population Control as a Basis for Asylum in the United States, Journal of Transnational Law & Policy, Vol. 15:1, Fall 2005
  • Practice Focus: New standard of evidence may create opportunities, Daily Business Review, May 28, 2013
  • Practice Focus: PIP rulings to have far-reaching consequences, Daily Business Review, July 30, 2013
  • Practice Focus: Decision changed legal game on PIP benefits, Daily Business Review, October 29, 2013
  • Understanding Exhaustion of Policy Limits in PIP, Daily Business Review, July 31, 2014
  • The Value of Litigation Support Counsel in Preserving the Record for Appeal, Daily Business Review, June 18, 2015
  • Proposals for Settlement, Dade County Bar Association Bulletin, August 7, 2015

Honors

  • Martindale-Hubbell, Rated AV Preeminent
  • Avvo, Rated 10.0 Superb
  • Super Lawyers Magazine, SuperLawyer in Appellate Practice
  • Florida Trend Legal Elite, Legal Elite in Appellate Practice

Classes & Seminars

  • FIFEC - Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committees, Annual Conference 2019, Seminar on Medicare Secondary Payer Act and Florida’s Medicaid Third-Party Liability Act
  • FCDN - Florida Claims Defense Network, Annual Conference 2019, When to Defend? Common Coverage Defenses and When to Raise Them

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Specialist in Appellate Practice, The Florida Bar