David J. Zappitell, Zappitell Law Firm’s founding partner, is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in the area of Civil Trial Litigation, thus he is a specialist in his area of practice. Mr. Zappitell is a member of the Florida Bar, U.S. District Court (Southern and Middle Districts of Florida) and has been a repeat guest lecturer at the National Business Institute Seminars regarding the technical issues surrounding Uninsured Motorist Insurance coverages. Mr. Zappitell is also often found sharing his legal expertise with the community, he has been a guest lecturer at round table discussions regarding the elderly with the Palm Beach Guardianship Association, as well as guest speaker on I Heart Radio’s Legal News and Review talk show. A fixture in Boca Magazine and Delray Magazine, Mr. Zappitell is also listed in Who’s Who in Executive and Professionals.
After attending Michigan State University and the University of Miami School of Law where he was moot court champion, Mr. Zappitell worked for General Electric as a financial analyst he understands the financial value of every case. For the past 13 years, Mr. Zappitell has been listed as a “Super Lawyer” by the Miami Herald as chosen by his peers (Top 5% of attorneys in Florida) and has been selected as one of the Top 3,000 Plaintiff’s Lawyers in America. Mr. Zappitell is a founding member of the Wall of Tolerance Monument, and serves on several Boards and Lectures to Schools as a Children’s Safety Advocate.
Mr. Zappitell is a past president of the Boca Square Civic Association, current member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, Palm Beach County Trial Lawyers Association, American Justice Association, Florida Justice Association (EAGLE), American Bar Association, and a past presiding Judge at the Association of Trial Lawyers of America trial competition. Mr. Zappitell sits as a Board member of one national corporation and several local not-for-profits. A firm believer in attaining the maximum results for victims of negligence, David J. Zappitell has achieved significant settlements and verdicts in all areas of personal injury.
Mr. Zappitell is married and has three children.