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Eric Tinstman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Miami, FL

The Tinstman Law Firm, P.A.
9100 S Dadeland Blvd, Suite 400
Miami, FL 33156
Phone: 305-832-1412
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2019, 2021
Licensed in Florida Since: 2009
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (50%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%), Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%), Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Eric Tinstman is the founder and president of The Tinstman Law Firm in Miami, Florida. Nationally recognized as one of the top trial advocates in the country, Mr. Tinstman focuses his practice on plaintiff personal injury and civil litigation arising from medical malpractice, defective and dangerous products, motor vehicle accidents, slip-and-fall accidents, negligent security, nursing home abuse, and other preventable tragedies.

Early in his legal career, Mr. Tinstman served as counsel to plaintiffs in litigation against big tobacco companies, where he helped secure verdicts of nearly $12 million while fighting to secure additional verdicts totaling more than $40 million. Since starting his firm, he also has a 3.7 million dollar verdict in a medical malpractice brain injury case.  Since establishing his own private practice, Mr.Tinstman has recovered more than $8 million for his clients, earning his reputation as one of the area's leading personal injury attorneys.

Very comfortable in the courtroom, Mr. Tinstman is undaunted by opposing counsel, and he fights hard to secure the most favorable results possible for his plaintiff clients no matter how complex or challenging their situations. From this success, he has earned numerous top ratings from his peers in the areas of medical malpractice, products liability and more, and he has also received many positive reviews and referrals from those he has served.

A leader in his field, Mr. Tinstman has conducted lectures and seminars at the University of Miami School of Law as well as before various professional legal organizations across his region. He has also served on the board of the Dade County Bar Association's Young Lawyers Section as well as chair of the organization's Fundraising Committee, Judiciary Committee and Schools Committee.

Among his other professional affiliations, he is a member of the Vanguard Committee of the Florida Justice Association and the American Association for Justice, and he maintains active involvement with the Florida Justice Association as an Eagle Member. A 2006 graduate of Grove City College with a Bachelor of Arts in political science, Mr. Tinstman attended the University of Miami School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2009.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 10%Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Motor Vehicle Defects, Medical Devices, Products Liability


6 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2015 - 2019, 2021

About Eric Tinstman

First Admitted: 2009, Florida

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Bar/Professional Activity

  • Dade County Bar Association, Schools Committee, Judiciary Committee, and Fundraising Committee
  • American Association of Justice, Member
  • Dade County Bar Association YLS Executive Committee
  • Vanguard Committee of the Florida Justice Association, Member
  • Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association


  • Super Lawyer’s Magazine Rising Star in 2018 (Medical Malpractice), 2017 (Medical Malpractice), 2016 (Products Liability), and 2015 (Products Liability)


  • Verdict of 3.7 million against Total Health Services, 2018
  • Verdict of $11,000,000.00 against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco., 2015
  • Verdict of $776,000.00 against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco. , 2015
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Office Location for Eric Tinstman

9100 S Dadeland Blvd
Suite 400
Miami, FL 33156

Phone: 305-832-1412

Last Updated: 12/18/2020

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