Marvin Kurzban

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Miami, FL

Kurzban Kurzban Tetzeli & Pratt, P.A.
 | 2650 SW 27th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Miami, FL 33133
Phone: 305-444-0060
Fax: 305-444-3503
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006
Licensed Since: 1970
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Business Litigation (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Managing partner of the Miami, Florida-based Kurzban Kurzban Weinger Tetzeli & Pratt P.A., Marvin Kurzban has been licensed for over 45 years. His main areas of practice involve personal injury, maritime law and commercial law, and 90 percent of his practice is dedicated to litigation. Mr. Kurzban is experienced in organ failure misdiagnosis and other cases of medical malpractice, for which he has established record amounts of recoveries for damages on behalf of his plaintiff clients.

Mr. Kurzban earned his bachelor's degree from The George Washington University, where he graduated with honors in 1976. He obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Miami School of Law, where he graduated with honors in 1970. Mr. Kurzban was a member of the University of Miami Law Review from 1969 to 1970, president of Phi Alpha Delta from 1969 to 1970 and a recipient of the American Jurisprudence award.

Admitted to practice in the state of Florida, Mr. Kurzban is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. A number of his cases are particularly notable, including cases on behalf of clients suing public entities for injury. These have included cases against the Department of Environmental Protection, the Department of Transportation and Miami-Dade County.

Mr. Kurzban is a member of a number of professional and legal organizations. In addition to the Dade County Bar Association, he is a member of the American Bar Association as well as the Florida Justice Association and the American Association for Justice. Highly regarded by his fellow professionals, Mr. Kurzban also holds an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (50%): Medical Malpractice, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Business Litigation (30%)

Personal Injury - Products (20%)

Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis


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Super Lawyers: 2006

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About Marvin Kurzban

Admitted: 1970, Florida

Professional Webpage:


  • AV Rated with Lexis-Nexis, 2009
  • Top Florida Lawyers, 2006
  • Lawdragon - Leading Plaintiff Lawyers in America

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Florida Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Dade County Bar Association, Member
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1971
  • Florida, 1970

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • "The Presumption of Legitimacy as Affected by Standing, Antenuptial Conception under The Lord Mansfield Rule", University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 24, No. 2, Winter, 1970


  • Rivera v. Dade Count
  • Jean-Baptiste v. Dade County
  • Morejon v. Department of Environmental Protection
  • Boyle v. Department of Transportation

Educational Background:

  • George Washington University, B.A., Honors: With Honors, 1976
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Office Location for Marvin Kurzban

2650 SW 27th Avenue
2nd Floor
Miami, FL 33133

Phone: 305-444-0060

Fax: 305-444-3503

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Last Updated: 9/26/2018

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