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CRAIG T. DOWNS, ESQ.

Founding Partner

Craig T. Downs is the founder and principal attorney of the Downs Law Group. As a Florida native, he is familiar with the problems facing Gulf Coast residents after the 2010 oil spill. As a personal injury attorney with more than 29 years of experience helping people get the compensation they need for their injuries, attorney Downs is well-suited to answer questions about your right to recovery for damage to your property or health following the BP oil spill.

 

FOCUSING ON PERSONAL INJURY AND MARITIME LAW IN FLORIDA

At the Downs Law Group, we concentrate on personal injury, wrongful death, Worker’s Compensation, admiralty, maritime and commercial litigation law on a contingency. This combination makes our practice particularly well-suited for resolving people’s legal issues and injuries following the 2010 Gulf Coast oil spill. In essence, we represent the little guy against large corporations. Contact us today for a free initial consultation about what our practice can do for you.

Contact us today for a free initial consultation about what our practice can do for you.

ADVOCATING FOR VICTIMS OF THE DEEPWATER HORIZON DISASTER OF 2010

The Downs Law Group is uniquely well qualified to help recovery personnel, residents and others whose health or property has been affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Our firm offers free initial consultations, and our lawyers take the time to thoroughly explain the recovery process to all of our clients. If you are dealing with chronic medical conditions, including all types of cancers and/or neurological conditions after the 2010 spill and want to know more about how to get compensation, contact our office directly at (305) 444-8226

Practice Areas

  • Personal injury
  • Personal injury protection (PIP) litigation
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Crew members
  • Insurance litigation
  • Commercial litigation
  • Class actions
  • Maritime law

Bar admissions

  • Florida, 1989

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court Southern
  • District of Florida
  • Admitted Pro-Hac Vice Eastern District of Louisianna

Professional Experience

Weiner, Robbins, Tunkey, Ross P.A., Law Clerk 1989

Parillo, Weiss, & O’Hallaron, Automobile Insurance Defense Litigation & Daily Motion, Trial Practice 1989-199

FOUNDED

DOWNS & ASSOCIATES, AKA: THE DOWNS LAW GROUP, JUNE 1990 – PRESENT

Over the course of 28 years, Craig T. Downs was able to successfully develop a thriving practice that has obtained impressive results. He turned his practice from a one-man sole practitioner firm into a six (6) attorney and 25 full-time staff and support personnel. The Downs Law Group has offices in Miami (Dade County), Fort Lauderdale (Broward County), Jacksonville (Duval County) and Pensacola (Escambia County).

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • 11th Annual Daily Business Review “Most Effective Lawyer’s Award” for Medical Malpractice/Class Action for a 14 Million Settlement on December 4, 2015.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Florida Bar
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Coral Gables Bar Association
  • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
  • Admiralty Law Institute
  • Florida Admiralty Law Institute
  • Member of Sierra Club, 1995
  • Florida Justice Association “FJA”
  • American Association Justice “AAJ”

EDUCATION

  • J.D., St. Thomas University School of Law, 1988
  • B.A., Florida State University, 1983
  • Double Major: English Literature & Political Science Minor: Macro Economics

PERSONAL

MARRIED TO JACKIE DOWNS, WITH ONE SON, CRAIG T. DOWNS JR.

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