Andrew Ellenberg

Needle & Ellenberg, P.A.
1401 Brickell Avenue
Suite 900
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 530-0000

Andrew Ellenberg has more than 30 years of experience handling complex personal injury and wrongful death claims. He represents individuals and families who have suffered catastrophic injury, or the loss of a loved one, due to medical malpractice, birth injury, product liability, car and truck accidents, nursing home neglect, airplane crashes and other catastrophic cases. Florida Trend has selected Mr. Ellenberg as one of Florida's Legal Elite, he has been included in every edition of Florida Super Lawyers, the South Florida Legal Guide's Top Attorneys, Florida Monthly's Best Legal Eagles and, for more than a decade, every edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Mr. Ellenberg has taught colleagues and peers about handling personal injury and wrongful death cases, medical negligence cases, trial advocacy, elder abuse and nursing home abuse and neglect. He has co-authored several articles and publications on these subjects, and taught law students about handling medical malpractice cases. Mr. Ellenberg handles personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout Florida - including Miami, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Hillsborough County and Pinellas County, Orlando, Orange County and Broward and Palm Beach Counties - and welcomes referrals from Florida attorneys and out-of-state attorneys.

Areas of Practice

Obstetrical Malpractice - Injury and Death cases Brachial Plexus Injuries - Shoulder Dystocia cases Medical Malpractice - Injury and Death cases Nursing Home Neglect and Abuse - Injury and Death cases Elder Neglect and Abuse - Injury and Death cases Developmentally Disabled - Injury and Death cases Products Liability - Injury and Death cases General Personal Injury Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1988 U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1989 U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1989


University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida J.D. cum laude - 1988 State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, USA B.A. - 1985

Published Works

Contributing Author/Lecturer for "Trial Advocacy in Florida", National Business Institute, 1989 Author/Lecturer for "Determining and Proving Damages for Plaintiff and Defense Attorneys in Florida", National Business Institute, 1992 Contributing Author/Lecturer for "Advanced Personal Injury Practice in Florida", National Business Institute, 2000

Honors and Awards

"AV" Rating from Martindale Hubbell Best Lawyers in America Florida Super Lawyers South Florida Legal Guide - Top Lawyer Legal Elite - Florida Trend Magazine South Florida Power Players

Professional Associations and Memberships

Dade County and American Bar Associations The Florida Bar The Association of Trial Lawyers of America Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers