Florida Attorneys Serving The Injured Since 1956

Tony Griffith

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Anthony Griffith was born in Jacksonville, Florida and raised in Melbourne Beach, Florida. He received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Finance from Florida State University in 1986 and was selected to the Omicron Delta Kappa National Honorary. He also was the President of Theta Chi Fraternity and served as the President of the FSU Chapter of Mortar Board National Senior Honor Society. In addition, he was selected for FSU's Gold Key Honorary Society and Order of the Omega. He received his Juris Doctor Degree from the Florida State University College of Law in 1986, with Honors. He was also on the Board of the FSU Law Review and was selected to serve as an Article and Notes Editor. Mr. Griffith has also previously served on the Board of Directors for the Clearwater Bar Association.

Mr. Griffith is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Florida Bar, less than 3% of Florida Bar members are Board Certified in Civil Trial Law. He is also Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, less than 1% of Florida Bar members are Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is an AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell National Law Directory, which is that law directory's highest rating. An AV rating signifies that the recipient's legal abilities are of the highest standards and that his professional ethics and conduct are beyond question.

Mr. Griffith is a member of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. These two organizations are dedicated to serving the interests of plaintiffs, injured persons and their families in litigation.

Mr. Griffith represents only injured persons and their family members in personal injury cases. His areas of practice involve primarily motor vehicle accident and motorcycle accident cases, as well as premises liability, slip and fall and trip and fall cases, and dog bite cases.

Mr. Griffith has obtained numerous six and seven figure results for his clients through either settlements, judgments or verdicts. Mr. Griffith has represented injured persons in state court throughout Florida. He has also represented injured persons on appeal in state appellate courts throughout Florida. He has appeared, argued, and won before the Florida Supreme Court, establishing new law favorable to all people involved in motor vehicle collisions in Florida.

Mr. Griffith's hobbies primarily involve spending time with his wife and four daughters. He has enjoyed being active in his church and playing the drums in their contemporary choir for the past ten years. He has been supportive of Pinellas Habitat for Humanity for many years, previously serving as its president from 2001 to 2003.

Practice Areas:

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Products Liability
  • Insurance Law
  • Auto & Motorcycle Accidents
  • Slip & Fall Accidents

Bar Admission

  • Florida, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • J.D. - 1986
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Florida State University
    • B.S. - 1983
    • Honors: FSU Chapter of Mortar Board National Senior Honor Society, President
    • Honors: Gold Key Honorary Society
    • Honors: Order of the Omega
    • Major: Finance


  • Ralph Richards Award, Clearwater Bar Association
  • The Barney, The Barney Masterson Inn of Court for Pinellas and Pasco Counties, 2018
  • Super Lawyers, Super Lawyer Magazine
  • Legal Elite, Florida Trend Magazine
  • AV rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Top Trial Lawyers in America
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow

Pro-Bono Activities

  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Pinellas County
  • Pinellas Habitat for Humanity, President
  • Springs of Hope Kenya, Board Member, Present
  • Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, Member

Professional Associations

  • Clearwater Bar Association, Member of the Board of Directors
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • The Florida Justice Association
  • Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Clearwater Bar Association

Past Positions

  • Fowler, White Law Firm, Partner, 1986 to 1994

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Theta Chi
  • Omicron Delta Kappa

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Civil Trial Law, Florida Bar
  • Certified Civil Trial Law, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Martindale-Hubbell | AV Preeminent | Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence | 2022
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
The Florida Bar Board Certified | Civil Trial
Rated By Super Lawyers | Anthony J. Griffith | 10 Years