Mr. McCarthy is co-chair of the firm’s Litigation Department. His practice encompasses complex commercial litigation, tort litigation, trucking litigation, class actions, trials by civil jury, and professional malpractice. This includes medical malpractice litigation, legal malpractice, products liability litigation, garbage truck and long haul trucking litigation, business torts, insurance coverage disputes, and personal injury. Mr. McCarthy has extensive trial experience, including jury and non-jury trials in state and federal courts, as well as arbitrations. He has successfully argued appeals before the Florida Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit and the First District Court of Appeals of Florida.
PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
Author: “Practice and Procedure in Handling an Automobile Case – Defendant’s Viewpoint,” Florida Automobile Insurance Law, 2000-2012.
Presenter: Numerous lectures and prepared seminar materials on subjects of civil trial law, including developments in civil procedure, professionalism and techniques of trial preparation.