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Marcus J. Michles, II

Michles & Booth, PA - Pensacola
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Marcus J. Michles, II
Michles & Booth, PA - Pensacola

Managing Partner, Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist

Marcus J. Michles II: The Lawyer Who Will Show Up To Your Fight

Marcus J. Michles II obtained his undergraduate degree from Furman University and his Law Degree from Stetson University College of Law where he was chairman of the Moot Court Board.

Following undergraduate school, Marcus was a Captain in the US Army serving with the 82nd Airborne Division, Third Special Forces Group and the First Special Operations Command. While on active duty, Marcus was lead trial counsel in a number of highly-sensitive and classified trials for the United States Government. Image of marcus michles in armyAfter leaving active duty, Marcus joined a statewide medical malpractice defense firm and became the Managing Partner of the Pensacola office specializing in defending physicians sued for medical negligence. In 1993, Marcus joined the firm of Kerrigan, Estess, Rankin & McLeod where he specialized in representing personal injury plaintiffs with an emphasis on medical malpractice for eight years.

Marcus, board-certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in Civil Trial Practice, has won some of Northwest Florida’s largest medical malpractice jury verdicts. With more than a dozen verdicts published in local news media, Marcus is a member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum For Trial Lawyers and was recently named one of Florida’s Top Trial Attorneys by Climate Magazine.

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Michles & Booth

2001 - Present


School of Economics

London, England

Political Science

Furman University

Greenville, SC


Foreign Study

Oxford University

Doctors of Juris Prudence

Stetson University College of Law

St. Petersburg, FL



Florida Bar Association

Dec 31, 1986

U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida

Oct 30, 2005

U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida

Oct 30, 1997

Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Florida Bar

Oct 30, 2001

American Inns of Court

Million Dollar Advocates Forum


The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers

America's top 100 Attorneys - Top 100

America's Top 100 Medical Malpractice Litigators - 2021

Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers - Michles 15 years

American Academy of Trial Attorneys - Premier 100

Rue Ratings: Best Attorneys of America - Lifetime Charter Member

National Association of Distinguished Counsel - Top One Percent

Trial Masters - The Seal of Experience

America's Top 100 Medical Malpractice Litigators - 2022

2020 Top 10 Plaintiff's - Personal Injury

American Institute of Personal Injury 6 Year Client Satisfaction

Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers

Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Jan 1, 2021

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Jan 1, 2021

The Florida Bar - Board Certified

Jan 1, 2021

National Association of Distinguished Counsel | 2022

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Community Involvement

Marcus and his wife, Cindy, are founders of the Michles Family Freedom Foundation, a charitable organization based in Fort. Walton Beach, FL. The primary mission of the Family Freedom Foundation is to provide financial assistance in the form of money and professional services (legal, accounting, and financial advice) directly to the families of military, law enforcement and first responders killed or seriously injured in the line of duty. (

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