Joseph H. Saunders (Pinellas Park, Florida)
Joseph H. Saunders (Pinellas Park, Florida)

Joseph H. Saunders

Licensed for 35 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability 10 more areas of practice + 10 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
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Joseph H. Saunders

727-551-4726

Free initial consultation

Serving Pinellas Park, FL view address

Managing Partner at firm Saunders & Walker, P.A.

Serving Pinellas Park, FL view address

Free initial consultation

Awards AV Preeminent

About Joseph H. Saunders

National Civil Trial Board Certification by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Civil Trial Board Certification by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization, University of San Francisco Law Review Staff. Author: "State and Federal Housing Policy Versus Local Land Use Regulation: The New Conflict Between State and Municipal Powers in California," 15 U.S.F. Law Rev. 509 (1981). Assistant Pinellas County Attorney, 1982-1988. Founder, Saunders & Walker P.A., 1987. Participant, Federal Multidistrict Litigation, Fen Phen, Baycol, Sulzer, Ephedra, Vioxx, Medtronic Defibrillators and Guidant Defibrillators. Member, Plaintiffs Steering Committee, New York State Consolidated Bausch & Lomb Contact Lens Solution Litigation. Board Member, Former President, Alpha House of Pinellas County, Homeless Shelter. President, Board of Directors, Operation PAR, Inc., Drug Treatment, Prevention and Mental...

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National Civil Trial Board Certification by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Civil Trial Board Certification by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization, University of San Francisco Law Review Staff. Author: "State and Federal Housing Policy Versus Local Land Use Regulation: The New Conflict Between State and Municipal Powers in California," 15 U.S.F. Law Rev. 509 (1981). Assistant Pinellas County Attorney, 1982-1988. Founder, Saunders & Walker P.A., 1987. Participant, Federal Multidistrict Litigation, Fen Phen, Baycol, Sulzer, Ephedra, Vioxx, Medtronic Defibrillators and Guidant Defibrillators. Member, Plaintiffs Steering Committee, New York State Consolidated Bausch & Lomb Contact Lens Solution Litigation. Board Member, Former President, Alpha House of Pinellas County, Homeless Shelter. President, Board of Directors, Operation PAR, Inc., Drug Treatment, Prevention and Mental Health Non-Profit. Board Member, Tampa Bay Watch, Environmental Protection Non-Profit Organization. Youth Baseball Coach and Manager, Northwest Youth Baseball, St. Petersburg, Florida.

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Areas of Law

Other Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
  • Admiralty
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Drug Contamination
  • Food Products Liability
  • Heart Device Litigation
  • Product Recall
  • Product Safety
  • Product Warning Labels

Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 2 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 2 recommendations
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 08/15/15

    Dealing with Mr. Saunders throughout the years has gotten positive results in the legal matters he has handled for me. His law firm has been respectful and courteous and... Read more

    Dealing with Mr. Saunders throughout the years has gotten positive results in the legal matters he has handled for me. His law firm has been respectful and courteous and has gotten the job done. This is the law firm that you would want to represent you.

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  • 5.0/5.0 submitted on 05/12/15

    Mr. Saunders is among the brightest and most capable lawyers I have known in 35 years of practice. He is forthright and extremely knowledgeable about tort law. He has act... Read more

    Mr. Saunders is among the brightest and most capable lawyers I have known in 35 years of practice. He is forthright and extremely knowledgeable about tort law. He has acted as a a guardian ad litem for a severely brain-damaged child in a very complex medical malpractice case. His insight and wisdom are superlative. He is among the best lawyers I have ever known.

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      5.0/5.0
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Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 1 review
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/31/11 in Litigation

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      5.0/5.0
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    • Judgment

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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Managing Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1981, California
      1982, Florida
      U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, Southern District of Florida, Miami
      Central District of California, Los Angeles
      U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Law School Attended
      University of San Francisco
      Class of 1981
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Lone Mountain College
      Class of 1975
      B.A.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1953
      Montgomery, Alabama, January 31, 1953
      Associations & Memberships
      State Bar of California
      The Florida Bar
      American Association for Justice (Sustaining Member)
      Florida Justice Association (Eagle Member)
      St. Petersburg Bar Association
      Maritime Law Association of the United States
      National Board of Trial Advocacy
      Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
      Certifications
      (Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer National Board of Trial Advocacy and by the Florida Bar Board Of Legal Specialization And Education)
      Representative Cases
      In Re: Zicam Cold Remedy Product Liability Multidistrict Litigation MDL-2096, U.S. District Court of Arizona.
      Hobbies & Interests
      Jazz musician, fishing boat captain, youth baseball coach

      Pro Bono

      • Clergy Sexual Misconduct
      • Drug and Medical Device Litigation

      Total time spent on pro bono work: 10%