MEET DAVID SHAPIRO
David Shapiro is an award-winning personal injury attorney. Mr. Shapiro has an impeccable reputation, stellar reviews, and has been helping injury victims for over 30 years. In addition, Mr. Shapiro is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer. With a perfect 10 out of 10 AVVO rating and recognition from Martindale Hubbell, it’s no wonder why so many injury victims have turned to Mr. Shapiro for legal assistance. To learn more about David please read his full bio below.
Attorney David Shapiro graduated from The University of Florida, College of Journalism, in 1981. He graduated from Florida State University College of Law with honors in 1985 and was admitted to The Florida State Bar the same year. While attending the Florida State University College of Law, Mr. Shapiro served on the Florida State Law Review and published articles on The Safety Belt Law, as well as Liable and Defamation. Mr. Shapiro was also chosen to represent the Florida State College of Law in the National Moot Court and National Mock Trial Competitions.
Attorney David Shapiro is an AV-Preeminent rated Civil Trial Lawyer, the highest rating awarded to litigation attorneys. He is also Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Civil Trial Lawyer and Mediator. Mr. Shapiro is an experienced trial lawyer who has earned the respect of his peers within the legal community. David successfully litigated civil rights cases involving access to courts within the United States Supreme Court. He is admitted to practice law in all of the Florida State Courts and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. For more than 30 years, Mr. Shapiro has practiced exclusively in the areas of Personal Injury and Wrongful Death.
Activities – Associations – Awards
David Shapiro is a member of the Florida Justice Association, The American Association for Justice, The American Bar Association, and the Sarasota Bar Association. Mr. Shapiro is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a group of attorneys who have achieved career case success that include million-dollar recoveries, settlements, and verdicts.
In addition, Mr. Shapiro has been selected for membership for The National Trial Lawyer Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and Tampa Bay Top Attorneys. He has served as a guest lecturer for several civic organizations in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, and nursing home negligence. Mr. Shapiro also authored numerous articles in the Sarasota Herald Tribune, The Bradenton Herald, The Englewood Sun Herald, and the Suncoast Health Magazine. David is a frequent guest on ABC 7 relating to political and legal issues. He has served on a number of boards and advisory boards, including Children First, Sarasota Film Festival, and The Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe. Mr. David Shapiro is an award-winning injury attorney. If you have been injured in an accident, Mr. Shapiro may be the attorney you’ve been looking for.