Tampa Attorney Frank Fernandez

Frank G. Fernandez20 Year Anniversary Award to Frank Fernandez from Martindale

For over twenty years, Frank G. Fernandez has been practicing law in the Tampa Bay area. He has dedicated his legal career to the practice of Personal Injury law, Criminal law, and Family law.

In 1992 he received his undergraduate degree from St. Louis University, which he attended under a full academic scholarship.

Mr. Fernandez received his law degree from the Florida State University College of Law in 1995 and became a member of the Florida Bar later that year.

Frank has appeared on behalf of his clients at the trial and appellate level in Federal and State courts all throughout Florida.

Mr. Fernandez is very effective in working with his clients immediately after an arrest has occurred, often preventing felony and misdemeanor charges from being formally filed.

Frank has received the Client Distinction Award four consecutive years in a row from Martindale-Hubble and Lawyers.com as he was recognized by his clients for excellence in Quality of Service, Overall Value, Responsiveness and Communication Ability in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

Client Distinction Award, 2016 from Martindale-Hubble Client Distinction Award, 2015 from Martindale-Hubble Client Distinction Award, 2014 from Martindale-Hubble Client Distinction Award, 2013 from Martindale-Hubble

Mr. Fernandez received an award from Martindale-Hubbell to commemorate his 15 year anniversary of proudly serving the needs of citizens in Hillsborough County and Tampa Florida back in 2010. In 2015, Frank received another award from Martindale-Hubbell in recognition for his continued service in the Tampa Bay area for 20 years.

Frank specializes in Divorce; Paternity; Modification and Enforcement of Marital Settlement Agreements; Establishment and Modification of Child Support; Alimony; Establishment and Modification of Time-Sharing and Parenting plans; and all other Family Law litigation.

He also uses his legal experience to aggressively litigate Domestic Violence Injunctions and represents clients in Dependency cases.

Hillsborough County Courthouse, Tampa FloridaIt is Mr. Fernandez's dedication to each of his client's unique circumstances that has earned him a reputation of always going above and beyond his clients' expectations.

Mr. Fernandez is available to his clients on an as-needed basis, making himself accessible on evenings, weekends and even holidays if need be. He is proud to have developed his practice primarily through word of mouth and referrals from former clients and professional colleagues.

Mr. Fernandez is a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association, and the Tampa Bay Hispanic Bar Association.

2013 Florida Justice Association member Frank G. FernandezFrank is also a member in good standing with the Florida Justice Association, promoting a fair and effective justice system while fighting to preserve the rights of all Floridians who seek justice in the courts.

He is admitted to practice law in the State of Florida and Federal Courts of the Middle District and Southern District of Florida.

Mr. Fernandez is also fluent in Spanish.

 

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Tampa Attorney Jeff Quisenberry

Fernandez Law Group, Tampa Florida Florida Criminal Defense and Civil Trial attorney with over 20 years of state and federal experience. He has tried over 100 jury trials including over 15 homicide cases and over 50 sexually based crimes.

Mr. Quisenberry has represented numerous clients with complex fraud and embezzlement cases. These cases can be difficult and require the expertise that only a former prosecutor can bring to his client's defense.

Additionally, he has argued over 500 legal motions before the court, particularly in the area of search and seizure and confession issues. During his career as a trial attorney, Mr. Quisenberry cross examined over 75 expert witnesses and deposed hundreds of witnesses.

Mr. Quisenberry spent half of his career as prosecutor for the Twelfth Judicial Circuit before moving into private practice. This experience is particularly important in his representation of Criminal clients because he has inside knowledge of how the state will likely build its case. Likewise, he understands what negotiating tactics are pertinent to get charges dropped or otherwise resolved without a conviction on his client's record. If you've been charged with a crime, contact Jeff Quisenberry today. The earlier you retain a defense attorney, the greater likelihood of resolving the case in your favor.

As a Civil Attorney, Mr. Quisenberry handles complex cases involving Personal Injury, Contract Disputes, Divorce, and other civil matters. Mr. Quisenberry is well familiar with all aspects of medical testimony regarding serious injury and death including: brain trauma, various neurological problems resulting from injury, organ damage, and soft tissue injuries. Mr. Quisenberry brings his background in criminal practice to advocate for justice for his civil clients. Although Mr. Quisenberry endeavors to resolve civil cases through negotiation, his extensive trial background allows him greater leverage to achieve the best possible result for his clients. If you have been wrongfully injured, Mr. Quisenberry will work tirelessly to bring justice to you.

Mr. Quisenberry taught legal seminars at the Police and Fire Academies and advised detectives in six jurisdictional agencies regarding sexually based crimes. Additionally, he taught other prosecutors how to investigate and litigate sexual offenses including child pornography, Internet based offenses, lewd and lascivious molestation, and sexual battery.

Mr. Quisenberry will bring experience, dedication and aggressiveness to your case.

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Francisco Viñas - Of Counsel - Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer

Francisco (Frank) Viñas has been practicing civil litigation since 1997.

Francisco (Frank) ViñasAV Preeminent Peer Review 4.8 of 5 ratingWhile insurance companies and large corporations often attempt to delay or avoid being held accountable for their negligence or wrongdoing, Mr. Viñas has devoted his career to "uncovering the truth" for this clients and pursuing justice and compensation for their losses. In recent decades, the public has been flooded with misleading commercials, information, and other propaganda aimed at convincing people that all lawsuits are frivolous. Mr. Viñas has made it his professional mission to expose this falsehood and uncover the truth – one client at a time.

Avvo 10 ratingEarly in his career, Mr. Viñas defended insurance companies, product manufacturers, nursing home owners, and large hospital conglomerates. He knows first hand how these well-funded companies defend against lawsuits and often try to manipulate the legal system in their favor. He also knows what it takes to uncover the truth for his clients and effectively combat these defense litigation tactics.

The moment an injury occurs, corporate defendants with vast resources can – and often do – hire teams of lawyers and investigators to gather favorable statements, admissions, videos, photographs, and other evidence which can be used against an injured person during litigation. On many occasions, Frank has seen victims unknowing waive their legal rights and critical evidence destroyed, hidden, lost, and stolen. That is why Mr. Viñas goes to work early for his clients, thoroughly investigating claims, gathering and preserving essential evidence, documenting the facts of a case, and guarding against any defense attempts to limit his client's rights or ability to prevail at trial.

Super LawyersMr. Viñas has nearly 20 years of experience representing people and businesses who have needlessly suffered harm and loss due to the negligent or wrongful conduct of others. While representing people throughout Florida, he has handled cases involving medical malpractice, wrongful death, car accidents, tractor-trailer collisions, construction site injuries, boating and personal watercraft injuries, hospital and nursing home neglect, product liability, negligent security, assaults, and slip/trip and falls accidents.

Frank began his legal career in 1995 as a prosecutor with the State Attorney's Office in Jefferson County, Florida, representing victims of crime on behalf of the State of Florida. He learned early in his career the suffering his clients felt after being victimized. After years of representing insurance companies to defend claims, Frank established his own law firm in 2002 and returned to representing those victimized and harmed by the wrongful conduct of others.

Mr. Viñas attended the University of South Florida (USF) and Florida International University (FIU), where he obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance in 1992. He then attended law school at Florida State University (FSU), earning his Juris Doctor degree in 1995.

Frank is a member of the Florida Justice Association, the Cuban American Bar Association, American Association for Justice, and is a former Board of Director for the Miami-Dade County Justice Association. Frank is fluent in English and Spanish and currently resides in Miami with his wife and two daughters.

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Jarrett L. DeLuca - Of Counsel - Tampa Personal Injury Lawyer

Jarrett DeLuca focuses his practice on complex personal injury, wrongful death, and business tort litigation.

Francisco (Frank) ViñasThe National Trial LawyersHe has consistently been recognized by his peers in the area of plaintiff's personal injury law, has published articles in both state and national legal journals, and has obtained numerous multi-million dollar awards and settlements for his clients. From 2012 -2015, Jarrett was listed by Florida Super Lawyers magazine as a Rising Star in the area of plaintiff's personal injury litigation – a recognition given to only 2.5% of Florida's lawyers. He was also named by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40, an invitation only professional association comprised of the top trial attorneys in each state under the age of 40.

In 2015, he was given an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, and products liability law. This is the highest rating available from Martindale-Hubbell, given for high ethical standards and legal ability.From 2008 to 2011, he served as an adjunct faculty member at St. Thomas School of Law where he lectured and worked with law students on the St. Thomas Trial Team. During that time, he also tried multiple personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits with members of his former law firm. Two of those trials resulted in confidential settlements while another resulted in a $20,000,000.00 verdict against three of America's largest tobacco companies. That verdict followed a four-week wrongful death trial involving three adult children who lost their mother to a tobacco related illness in the mid 1990's. In 2012, Jarrett was involved in a complex product liability trial against Ford Motor Company as well as a trial against CSX Transportation, Inc. which resulted in a $472,819.00 verdict for a railroad employee injured during a train derailment.

Avvo 10 ratingJarrett has written articles for state and national legal publications discussing trial strategy, arbitration agreements, cruise ship liability and other legal topics. He is the Past Chair of the Florida Justice Association Young Lawyers Board and also serves on the Florida Justice Association's medical malpractice committee. He also regularly participates in lobbying efforts at the state legislative level to help preserve legal rights for those hurt by medical malpractice, insurance bad faith, nursing home neglect, and defective products.

AV PreeminentBefore attending law school, Jarrett graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Florida's Warrington College of Business Administration with a degree in Finance and interned with the Commercial Service at the United States Embassy in Paris, France. As a law student, he clerked for judges at the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court where he worked on a variety civil litigation cases and had the opportunity to view trials from the judges' perspective. He then started his legal career as an associate with a full-service civil litigation law firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, litigating cases related to corporate fraud, shareholder disputes, local government authority, breach of contract, eminent domain, patent and copyright infringement, and other complex commercial disputes and business torts.


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