Larry Hill




Larry Hill is a trial lawyer with more than 40 years of experience. He is board certified as a civil trial lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education, is a Civil Trial Advocate as certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, and is a Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate as certified by the National Board of Civil Pretrial Practice Advocacy. In addition he served on the Florida State Committee of the American College of Trial Lawyers. In recent years, his practice has focused on mass tort litigation, defense of class actions and medical malpractice defense. He has represented clients in litigation in nine states and has appeared before administrative bodies in more than a dozen other states.

He is a past president of the local chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates and a former Master for the Pensacola-American Inns of Court. He graduated from Florida State University College of Law in 1973 with high honors and served as a Notes Editor and an Articles Editor for the Law Review. He has an AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™

Year Joined Firm

Larry Hill has been a part of Moore, Hill & Westmoreland, P.A. since 1974.

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Class Action Litigation
  • Mass Torts
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Products Liability Law
  • Wrongful Death Law

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1974
  • U.S. Distric Court Northern District of Florida, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1987

Education

  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida, 1973, J.D.
  • Honors: With High Honors
  • Law Review: Florida State University Law Review, Articles Editor, 1972-1973
  • Law Review: Florida State Law Review, Notes Editor, 1973
  • University of West Florida, 1971, B.A.
  • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
  • Pensacola Junior College, 1969, A.S.
  • Honors: Summa Cum Laude

Certifications/ Specialties

  • Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education
  • Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Civil Pretrial Advocate, National Board of Pretrial Advocacy
  • NITA Certified Teacher

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American College of Trail Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association - Member
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section - Mass Torts
  • The Florida Bar - Member
  • American Board of Trial Advocacy, Northwest Florida Chapter - Former President
  • Pensacola American Inn of Court - Former Master

Fraternities / Sororities

  • Phi Theta Kappa