Gregory J. Hoag

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Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in St. Petersburg, FL

Masterson, Hoag & Smith, P.A.
 | 699 1st Ave North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Phone: 727-361-2099
Fax: 727-895-3559
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2010 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
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    A partner with the law firm of Masterson, Hoag & Smith, P.A., Gregory J. Hoag has more than 17 years of experience advocating for his clients in St. Petersburg, Florida, and throughout the surrounding area. Mr. Hoag focuses his legal practice in the areas of medical malpractice, legal malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death, and he has dedicated himself to helping people who have been the victims of the negligence of others to recover compensation for their losses.

    Mr. Hoag graduated from the University of Central Florida in 2000 with his Bachelor of Science in health services administration. He then commenced his legal education at the Stetson University College of Law, graduating with his Juris Doctor in 2002. Mr. Hoag was subsequently admitted to practice law before all of the state courts of Florida in 2003.

    Before he practiced law, Mr. Hoag worked at University Community Hospital in Tampa and at Florida Hospital in Orlando, where his work included administrative and legal responsibilities. This experience provided him with insight into how hospitals operate and have helped to inform his work in the area of medical malpractice. Through his hard work and dedication to his clients, he has recovered millions of dollars in damages on their behalf. Mr. Hoag's skill as an attorney has earned him multiple awards and honors. He was named one among Up & Comers by Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, was named as a top lawyer in Florida by the Legal Network, and was named as being among the top 40 under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers Association.

    Mr. Hoag constantly strives to further his knowledge of the law and to increase his capabilities as an attorney. He is actively involved in multiple professional organizations, including The Florida Bar, the American Association for Justice, the St. Petersburg Bar Association and the Florida Justice Association.

    Practice Areas
    • 80%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
    • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff


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    About Gregory Hoag

    Admitted: 2003, Florida

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    • Recognized as Florida Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers
    • Recognized as Top Lawyers in Florida by The Legal Network
    • Recognized as Top 40 under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers Association
    • Recognized as a Up & Comer by Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • St. Petersburg Bar Foundation, President, (2011-2012)
    • Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Division, The Florida Bar, Sixth Judicial Circuit Representative, (2012-2014), Basic Trial Practice Course, Co-Chair, 2013 – The Florida Bar, Basic Personal Injury Course, Co-Chair, 2015 – The Florida Bar
    • Grievance Committee of Sixth Judicial Circuit, The Florida Bar
    • St. Petersburg Bar Foundation St. Petersburg Bar Foundation, Secretary (2010-2011), President (2011-2012)
    • Progressive Dinner, Co-Chair, (2012-2013) – St Petersburg Bar Association
    • Evening With The Rays, Chair, 2011-2013
    • Meet The Judges Luncheon
    • Law Week, Chair, 2005 and 2006
    • Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association
    • St. Petersburg Bar Association
    • Leadership Tampa Bay
    • St. Petersburg Bar Association, President, Executive Committee (2018-2019), Secretary, Executive Committee (2015-2017), Heroes Among Us Selection Committee
    • Leadership St. Pete
    • The Florida Justice Association
    • American Association for Justice
    • The Florida Bar, Member
    • Florida, 2013

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Florida Medical Malpractice Handbook, 2nd Edition, Chapter 1 “Party Perspectives” (Co-author), 2009
    • Florida Civil Trial Practice Manual, Chapter 16 “Summation” (Co-author), 2011

    Educational Background:

    • University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida in May of 2000, majoring in Health Services Administration
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    Office Location for Gregory J. Hoag

    699 1st Ave North
    St. Petersburg, FL 33701

    Phone: 727-361-2099

    Fax: 727-895-3559

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    Last Updated: 7/1/2020

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