Tampa, Fla. – February 7, 2018 – Carlton Fields is pleased to announce that Gregory A. Gidus has joined the firm’s Tampa office as an associate. Gidus will practice in the firm’s Property and Casualty Insurance practice group.
Gidus will represent insurance clients in sophisticated first-party property coverage matters and other complex coverage disputes involving directors and officers liability insurance, errors and omissions liability insurance, professional liability insurance, comprehensive general liability insurance, and financial institution bonds.
Prior to joining Carlton Fields, Gidus served as a law clerk to the Honorable Susan C. Bucklew of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Before that, he was an associate with Stoler Russell Keener Verona P.A. and Burr & Forman LLP.
“Greg’s addition extends our already nationally recognized property and casualty insurance practice,” said Steven J. Brodie, co-chair of Carlton Fields’ Insurance industry group. “His experience in insurance issues spans areas from commercial litigation to real estate to general liability matters.”
“We are excited to have Greg on board at the firm,” said Luis Prats, Carlton Fields’ Tampa Office Managing Shareholder. “His experience gives us a competitive edge to representing clients in the Tampa Bay market on insurance issues.”
In its 2017 Power Rankings report, BTI Consulting ranked Carlton Fields among the top 21 law firms in the country for client relationships in the insurance industry.
Gidus received his J.D., magna cum laude, from Florida State University’s College of Law School, where he was a member of the Florida State University Law Review. He received his B.S., magna cum laude, from Florida State University.
About Carlton Fields: Carlton Fields has more than 300 attorneys and government and financial services consultants serving clients from offices in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, New York, and Washington, D.C. The firm is known for its national litigation practice, including class action defense, trial practice, white-collar representation, and high-stakes appeals; its insurance practice, including life and financial lines, property and casualty, reinsurance, and title insurance; its regulatory practice; and its handling of sophisticated business transactions and corporate counseling for domestic and international clients. For additional information, visit www.carltonfields.com. (Carlton Fields practices law in California through Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, LLP.)