Peter L. Wechsler, Esq.

Areas of Practice 

Civil Litigation, Mediation and Dispute Resolution, Special Master for Discovery Disputes, Product Liability, Catastrophic Injuries and Biomechanics, Asbestos and Mass Torts, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death, Insurance Coverage and Disputes including Bad Faith, Motor Vehicle Crashworthiness and Handling, Neuropsychology and Neuroscience of Decision Making, Electronically Stored Information (ESI), Seat Belts and Accident Reconstruction, Complex Commercial Matters, Medical and Professional Negligence

Education

Suffolk University Law School, J.D. 1969

Long Island University, B.S. 1965

Certifications

Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator

Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by National Board of Trial Advocacy

Board Certified in Civil Pretrial Practice by National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice

Work Experience

Over 40 years of extensive civil trial experience representing wide range of clients, both plaintiff and defendants, including individuals, banks, corporations, insurance companies, automotive and product manufacturers, hospitals, physicians, and accountants.

Awards and Recognitions

"AV" Preeminent© by Martindale-Hubbell

Florida Super Lawyer©

Florida Top Lawyer©

Leading Florida Attorney©

Lectures and Speaking Engagements

Extensive speaking engagements throughout the United States and Europe on wide range of topics.

Admissions, Memberships and Affiliations

New York and Florida Bars

Dade, Broward and New York Bar Associations

United States Supreme Court

United States District Courts for Southern, Middle and Northern Districts

Florida Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions-Civil

Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, Inc. (Board of Directors)

Board of Governors of Nova Southeastern University Law School

American College of Board Certified Attorneys (ACBCA)

Defense Research Institute (DRI)

Florida Defense Lawyers Assoc.(FDLA)

American Association for Justice (AAJ)

American Bar Association (ABA)

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM), Life Member

Legal Advisory Board of South Florida Center for Jewish Ethics

Congress of the Fellows of the Center for International Legal Studies

Brain Injury Association of Florida

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