Glen D. Wieland

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Orlando, FL

Wieland & DeLattre, P.A.
 | 226 Hillcrest St, Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 407-841-7699
Fax: 407-841-2084
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1982
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (60%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Social Security Disability (10%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Glen D. Wieland of the law firm Wieland & DeLattre, PA, in Orlando, Florida, handles personal injury and workers' compensation matters in cases involving car accidents, work related accidents and more. With more than 36 years of litigation experience, Mr. Wieland represents individuals who suffer injuries due to the negligence of others or who suffer work related injuries in Orlando and throughout Florida.

After graduating from Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina, Mr. Wieland earned his law degree from Samford University's Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama. He is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.He has been board-certified in workers' compensation law by The Florida Bar since 1990.

His contributions to the legal profession have earned Mr. Wieland a number of honors and recognition among his peers. He received the rating of AV Preeminent,* the highest possible rating, from the respected attorney peer-review service Martindale-Hubbell and has been featured in the publication "The Best Lawyers in America." Orlando magazine named him to its list of the city's best attorneys. He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an organization comprised of attorneys who have recovered awards or settlements of $1 million or more on behalf of their clients. He is a Fellow in the College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers and is a member of the WCI Workers' Compensation Hall of Fame.  He is member of the Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Florida Bar Association and is the current Chair-Elect. 

Mr. Wieland is a former trustee and chairman of the Orlando Area Trust for the Homeless and has served as a presenter for the National Council of Insurance Legislators. He also maintains membership in the Florida Justice Association and the Florida Workers' Advocates.

*AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. 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 practice standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Workers' Compensation (60%)

Personal Injury - General (30%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Social Security Disability (10%)

Focus Areas

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

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 14 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2019

Certificates and Credentials

Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization

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About Glen Wieland

Admitted: 1982, Florida

Professional Webpage: http://www.whdjustice.com/wieland.php

Honors/Awards:

  • Recognized as one of Orlando's Best Attorneys by Orlando Magazine, 2019
  • Charter Member
  • Martindale Hubbell, AV rating
  • I was honored to be inducted into the Workers' Compensation Hall of Fame by the Workers' Compensation Institute. , WCI Hall of Fame, Workers Compensation Institute, 2012
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • re-Certified as being Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation, 2015
  • re-Certified as being Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation, 2010
  • re-Certified as being Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation, 2005
  • re-Certified as being Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation, 2000
  • Board Certified Workers' Compensation since 1990

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member of the Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Florida Bar Association
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Member of the Florida Workers Compensation Hall of Fame
  • President of the Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Fellow of the American College of Workers' Compensation Attorneys
  • Elected as the Chair-Elect of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Florida Bar Association., 2017
  • Middle Court of Florida
  • Past Chair, Workers' Compensation Section, Florida Justice Association
  • Member of the Executive Council of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Florida Bar Association., 2017

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • re-Certified as being Board Certified in Workers’ Compensation, 1995
  • Continuing the volunteer service to the Teen Court program.  This is a diversionary program for those under the age of 18 who have been charged with a crime. It is a program to help direct those who have made a bad decision to improve their life without having a formal criminal conviction on their record. , 2019
  • Chancellor of Anglican Diocese of the East and Anglican Province of America, 2019
  • Past-Chairman and Trustee, Orlando Area Trust for the Homeless

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Attorneys' Fees at the Forum, Board Certification Review Course, Florida Bar Association Workers Compensation Section
  • National Council of Insurance Legislators

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Florida Bar Association, 2019
  • Bicycle versus truck accident resulted in a resolution of over $8 million dollars.  , 2015
  • $1.275 Million Verdict against the City of Orlando, automobile accident death.  $1.65 Million workers compensation settlement. $650,000 workers compensation settlement., 2009

Educational Background:

  • Presbyterian College, 1979
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Office Location for Glen D. Wieland

226 Hillcrest St
Orlando, FL 32801

Phone: 407-841-7699

Fax: 407-841-2084

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Last Updated: 2/21/2019

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