Elizabeth W. Finizio

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Law Offices of Paul G. Finizio PA
 | 106 SE 9th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1018
Phone: 954-947-6386
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017
Licensed Since: 2001
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (60%),
  • Family Law (30%),
  • Business Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Since joining The Law Offices Paul G. Finizio, P.A., Elizabeth W. Finizio has focused her Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based legal practice in the area of representing personal injury and wrongful death clients against large insurance companies and major corporations. Possessing a strong legal background, she offers assistance to those affected by medical malpractice, motor vehicle crashes and mass tort pharmaceutical issues. She also has a family law practice encompassing divorce and related matters and handles commercial litigation for small businesses and closely held corporations.

Ms. Finizio began her legal career in 2001 after earning her Bachelor of Arts in English from Rutgers University and her Juris Doctor from the Rutgers Law School - Camden. She is a dedicated advocate for those who have been disadvantaged and a staunch fighter for equality and social justice. As someone who uses her years of experience to stand up for those who feel they have no voice in the legal system, Ms. Finizio has earned an exceptional reputation as an effective litigation attorney.

An active community supporter, Ms. Finizio was recognized by the Florida Justice Association for her work as chair of its Women's Caucus. Through volunteer work and fundraising, she dedicates a great deal of time to local and national charities such as the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the American Heart Association, Inc and Kids In Distress, Inc. Admitted to practice in Florida, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Ms. Finizio is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (60%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Family Law (30%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Business Litigation (10%): Non-Compete Agreements

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Family Law: Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law

Business Litigation: Non-Compete Agreements

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2017

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About Elizabeth Finizio

Admitted: 2001, Florida

Professional Webpage: paulfiniziolaw.com/elizabethfinizio/

Honors and Awards:

  • The Corner Stone award is given to board members that go above and beyond their requirements in supporting and contributing to the organization., Corner Stone Award, Florida Justice Association, 2017
  • The Corner Stone award is given to board members that go above and beyond their requirements in supporting and contributing to the organization., Corner Stone Award, Florida Justice Association, 2016
  • The Rising Star Award is given to a member that demonstrates promise as a leader., Rising Star Award, Florida Justice Association, 2015

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Secretary - Broward County Trial Lawyers Association, 2016
  • Board Member - Florida Justice Association, 2015
  • Member of the Broward County Bar Association, 2008
  • Board Member - Broward County Women Lawyers' Assoication (FAWL), 2008
  • Member - American Association of Justice, 2004
  • Florida, Member in Good Standing, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Pennsylvania, Member in Good Standing, 2001
  • New Jersey, Member in Good Standing, 2001

Educational Background:

  • Rutgers University, New Jersey, B. A. English

Industry Groups

  • American Association For Justice
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Broward County Justice Association
  • Broward County Women Lawyers Association (President 2012)
  • Florida Justice Association
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    Office Location for Elizabeth W. Finizio

    106 SE 9th St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1018

    Phone: 954-947-6386

     

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    Last Updated: 7/6/2017

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