Serving the Tallahassee community for more than 20 years, Paul Shapiro works tirelessly to obtain full, fair, and just compensation for his clients. Shapiro has represented clients in personal injury, wrongful death, product defect, and complex civil cases throughout the State of Florida as a Tallahassee personal injury attorney. Shapiro has represented clients as far South as Miami, as far Northwest as Pensacola, and as far Northeast as Jacksonville; although most of the clients cases are from Leon, Gadsden, Wakulla, and Jefferson counties, as well as the surrounding Big Bend area. Shapiro has personally handled more than 2,000 personal injury cases in the Tallahassee area.
Along with his dedication to serving injured clients, Shapiro is an active member of several organizations, including:
The Florida Justice Association
American Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar
American Justice Association
Shapiro is also a member of trial lawyer bar associations, such as American Association for Justice and the Florida Justice Association, which constantly are battling insurance companies and large corporations in Tallahassee and Washington, D.C. These trial lawyer bar organizations are dedicated to preserving the rights of citizens on both the State and National levels. This is particularly true with respect to fighting against unjust caps on damages to the injured in civil cases.
Shapiro graduated from Stetson University where he received both his undergraduate (92) and law school (95) degrees. Stetson University College of Law, Florida's first law school, has long been nationally recognized as one of the top schools in the country with respect to its trial advocacy programs. Shapiro had the privilege of interning with a Federal District Court Judge while attending Stetson and received top marks from the judge for his internship work. Shapiro also clerked for several prominent law firms in the St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay area while attending law school. Shapiro has been admitted to the Florida Bar since 1995, District of Columbia Bar since 2007 and has recently been admitted to the Colorado Bar.
Shapiro has been practicing personal injury law in Tallahassee since 1996 with a focus on car, truck, and motorcycle accident cases. Shapiro has obtained recoveries for more than 2,000 injured clients. We know personal injury law.
Shapiro recognizes the importance of family and strong family values. Shapiro spends most of his free time with his wife and three young children. Shapiro enjoys hiking, running, biking and fitness activities. Shapiro also enjoys frequent visits to Florida Parks and America's National Parks.
This Tallahassee personal injury lawyer is admitted to the U.S. District Court, Northern and Middle Districts of Florida, as well as the State of Florida, State of Colorado and District of Columbia courts.