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 serves 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.
Year Joined Organization:
Areas of Practice:
Class Action Litigation
Personal Injury Law
Products Liability Law
Wrongful Death Law
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
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
U.S. District 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
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
Fellow, American College of Trial 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
Phi Theta Kappa