Choosing an attorney is a big investment. To help you find an attorney in the Tampa Bay area who understands your needs, we asked the nearly 7,000 attorneys practicing in Hillsborough County to nominate the peers they believe stand out from the rest. Scroll down to see the attorneys named Top Lawyers. Use the search bar to look up attorneys by name or sort by practice area or year.

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Looking for an attorney?  Choosing the right attorney for your legal needs is crucial for success. To help you find an attorney in the Tampa Bay area who understands your needs, we asked the nearly 7,000 attorneys practicing in Hillsborough County to nominate the peers they believe stand out from the rest.

Scroll down to see the TAMPA Magazines’ Top Lawyers List.  Use the search bar to look up attorneys by name or sort by practice area or year.

Anton Hopen

IP AND NOTHING ELSE The Wall Street Journal and Money magazine have recognized Smith & Hopen managing attorney Anton Hopen as an expert authority in Intellectual Property law. However, to Hopen, it is the numbers that matter. In the last 12 months, Smith & Hopen’s IP-... Read More

Tampa
(813) 683-5040
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Barbara Brown

Close with Confidence An experienced, knowledgeable real estate attorney like Barbara Brown can make the process of buying or selling a home smoother and less convoluted. Her 20 years of experience make her an asset to your transaction. “Life doesn’t always happen during off... Read More

Tampa
(813) 528-4044
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Brook Nutter

Experience Counts. Before hiring a personal injury attorney, ask that attorney the following questions: “When was the last time you went to trial? When was the last time you obtained a winning verdict for your client?” Most importantly, Brook Nutter says, “Ask that attorney... Read More

FL
(813) 259-9646

C. Steven Yerrid

COMMITTED TO JUSTICE Steve Yerrid has a reputation as one of the best trial lawyers in the country. His entire career has been dedicated to helping those who have been wronged in a wide array of areas, including personal injury, wrongful death, medical negligence, product lia... Read More

Tampa
(813) 222-8222

David P. Mitchell

ENDING CONSUMER HARASSMENT By the time David Mitchell’s clients call him, many are at their wits' end. “I help everyday people fight back against debt collectors and telemarketers,” Mitchell says. “When you are on the receiving end of excessive robo-calls, it can become disrup... Read More

Tampa
(866) 344-LAWS
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James L. Magazine

Putting the Personal Back in Injury Law isn’t just the motto of his law firm, they’re words Jim Magazine lives by, “Every client gets my cell phone number and has 3 double board-certified trial lawyers working for them. When an insurance company knows a firm like ours will try ca... Read More

New Port Richey
(727)-849-5353
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Jason Kobal

Kobal Law helps people who are injured at work or from the fault of others. The firm was among the first to pioneer an effort to file civil actions against medical providers who wrongfully bill injured workers for their medical care. Attorney Kobal filed the initial complaint in a... Read More

Tampa
(813)-873-2440

Jeffrey “Jack” Gordon

Jeffrey “Jack” Gordon is a highly skilled trial attorney who has twice been selected as a Leading Attorney of the Southeastern United States in Forbes magazine. He has been named for inclusion among Florida’s Legal Elite and recognized as one of the Top 100 SuperLawyers® in ... Read More

Tampa
(866) 344-LAWS

John A. Anthony

John serves as a managing partner of Anthony & Partners, LLC, a Tampa-based legal team engaged in sophisticated litigation and transactional practice. For over three decades, John’s bankruptcy representations have included appearances in the federal bankruptcy courts throu... Read More

Tampa
(813) 273-5616

Joseph G. Alvarez

Joseph Alvarez specializes in personal injury cases ranging from car accidents to slips and falls and wrongful death claims. His own traumatic experience of a serious auto accident creates empathy with his clients. Alvarez understands what it is like to be in such a life-alter... Read More

Tampa
(813)-212-7919
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Josh Burnett

DEDICATED TO FIGHTING FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY Josh Burnett has dedicated his career to helping people seek justice in the face of unimaginable tragedy and adversity. “In personal injury and wrongful death cases, my clients are facing catastrophic, life-changing circumstances,... Read More

Tampa
(813) 221-5000

Kenneth G. Turkel

Ken Turkel is a trial attorney with a national practice focusing on the prosecution and defense of complex business and civil litigation matters, as well as media and privacy rights litigation. He also represents sports and entertainment clients in litigation matters and with ... Read More

Tampa
(813) 443-2199
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Marc Matthews

FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE Attorneys in all practice areas fight for their clients, but as Marc Matthews sees it, nothing compares to a trial attorney’s ability to give voice to the voiceless in their legal battle against a powerful corporation or insurance company. After spending y... Read More

Tampa
(813) 530-1000

Mark Bentley

Tampa
(813) 225-2500
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Matthew A. Dolman

Big Firm Results With Small Firm Personal Attention For Tampa personal injury lawyer Matt Dolman, personal injury law isn’t just his legal field, it’s his passion and something he takes very seriously. He and his award-winning team of car accident lawyers and personal injury ... Read More

Tampa
(813) 388-5963

Michael Lundy

Family Law with Heart Winner of the Family Law category on this year’s TAMPA Magazine Top Lawyers list, Michael Lundy is an attorney who is family oriented and understands how to balance aggressive representation and compromise. He is personable, he is available, and he has ... Read More

Tampa
(813) 254-8998

Nicholas G. Matassini

When it comes to standing with his injured clients against a big insurance company or defending an accused person against the government’s might, Nicholas Matassini sees the fight on the level of David v. Goliath. “It’s a feeling that fuels my competitive passion for helping ot... Read More

Tampa
(813)-217-5715
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Ryan M. Hutchinson

AS NATIVE AS SUNSETS AND PALM TREES Native Floridian, Tampeño, and trial attorney, Ryan Hutchinson is a rare breed. “There is only a small fraction of people that were born and raised here,” he says. “So many move later after a vacation or for the year-round sunny weather we... Read More

Tampa
(813) 461-HLAW

Seth R. Nelson

HELPING GOOD PEOPLE THROUGH DIFFICULT TIMES Seth Nelson was named the top divorce attorney on Tampa Magazines’ 2021 Top Lawyers list. Seth focuses on his clients' interests and balances reasonable settlement options with zealous representation. His approachable, empathic, no-... Read More

Tampa
(813) 350-7890
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Shazia Sparkman

Specializing in Complex Family Law Sparkman Law, P.A., is a boutique matrimonial and family law firm. Shazia Sparkman is the founder and managing attorney of Sparkman Law, P.A., located in the heart of South Tampa. She advocates fiercely and passionately for her clients in a... Read More

Tampa
(813) 374-2000