Mr. Reed joined the firm as a partner and shareholder in October of 2010. He focuses his practice on the representation of insurance clients and self-insured clients in defense of third party liability and first party claims. Mr. Reed has represented Fortune 400 companies including large retailers, parking services providers, international and domestic insurance carriers, cruise lines and professionals.
Mr. Reed is a dynamic civil litigator with substantial trial experience who has tried numerous personal injury and wrongful death cases to verdict. He has extensive experience in both federal and state courts in the areas of: personal injury including catastrophic injury, wrongful death, premises liability, negligent security, maritime/admiralty, subrogation actions, insurance coverage, commercial litigation, products liability, construction litigation and professional liability matters.
Prior to commencing his career as a civil litigator, Mr. Reed was an Assistant State Attorney in the Office of the State Attorney for Miami-Dade County, Florida. As a prosecutor he served as the Chief of the DUI/Criminal Traffic Division and tried over one hundred felony and misdemeanor cases to verdict.
Assistant State Attorney, Office of the State Attorney, Miami, FL (1995-1998)
Associate, Seitz, Van Ogtrop & Green, Wilmington, DE (1998- 2000)
Associate, Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, Miami, FL (2000-2002)
Associate, Houck, Hamilton & Anderson, Miami, FL (2002-2003)
Partner, Marlow, Connell, Abrams, Adler, Newman & Lewis, Coral Gables, FL (2003- October 2010)
B.A., cum laude, Boston College, 1992
J.D., cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 1995
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
United States District Court, Middle District of Florida