Legler, Kennedy III

2027 Manatee Avenue WestBradenton, FL 34205- 5836

Updated: 07/08/2015

Overview

People often ask me why do you practice personal injury law. Don't a lot of people define you as an "ambulance chaser"?

It certainly is true that many people look down upon personal injury attorneys as simply opportunists who want to take advantage of a person in a bad situation. However, ask any of my past and present clients what they think, and I believe they will all tell you that without my representation or my firm's representation, they would not have had a chance.

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Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Practice Areas

  • Injury Law
  • Auto Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
  • Premises Liability
  • Negligence
  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers’ Compensation

Litigation

  • 100%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1978
  • Florida, 1986
  • New York, 1996
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1988
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988

Other Affiliations

  • Florida Justice Association , 1989 - Present (Member )
  • Florida Bar Association, 1989 - Present (Member)

Pro Bono Activities

  • Manatee County Teen Court, 1998 - 2010
  • American Heart Association, 1999 - 2005

Past Positions

  • Legler, Singer & Pouten, Partner, 1980 - 1989

Education

  • University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio, 1978
    J.D.
    Honors: With High Honors
  • Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio
    B.A.
    Honors: With High Honors
    Major: Political Science
    Major: Business

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Sigma Chi Alpha

Ancillary Businesses

  • Prior Bank Director
  • Trustee of St. Stephen's School

References

References

  • Regions Bank
  • Bank of America
  • First Bank

Fees

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Office Information

Address

2027 Manatee Avenue WestBradenton, FL 34205- 5836

Office Hours

8:30-5pm

Fax

  • 941-747-2371

Email

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