Sam Spatzer graduated from the University of Miami Law School, Coral Gables, Florida in 1972. He entered private practice In 1973 and limits his practice to cases involving significant injuries including spinal paralysis, including paraplegia. quadraplegia:, brain trauma, head trauma, memory loss, vision loss, related injuries: loss of limbs, partial loss of limbs, loss of function. loss of sensation, loss of use and partial loss of use of bodily functions, burns. Mr. Spatzer associates with numerous attorneys both locally, across florida and nationally and serves to assist primarily as lead trial counsel in cases involving severe injuries and wrongful death. He has tried cases in multiple jurisdictions. He has established important legal rulings in certain cases which have gone to the appellate courts.
Mr. Spatzer is a member of the Florida Bar and the U.S. District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts Of Florida. He has been allowed to appear as attorney of record in many jurisdictions throughout the country where the case was litigated.
Mr. Spatzer's successful track record of significant verdicts and settlements is in large part a result of his meticulous attention to detail and preparation of every aspect of his cases. This is the key to success. This starts with the client; most clients are not familiar with the litigation process and are often intimidated by it. By carefully explaining how the process works at each stage, the client instantly becomes more comfortable with his role and is more at ease with the legal process.
Mr. Spatzer employs a top notch staff of attorneys, paralegal assistants, and legal assistants who are dedicated to assuring the high standards involved in preparing the case are met. Once Mr. Spatzer accepts the case he selects the well qualified experts necessary to establish the evidence, present the evidence and to prepare the case for trial presentation. Although the majority of cases settle before trial, the key to getting the best possible result is to convince the Defendants that you will be better prepared than them.
Preparation involves much more than securing the proper expert witnesses. it encompasses taking depositions, using exhibits, photographs, 3D animation, pertinent records and documents, videotape depositions, medical exhibits showing the particular injures, establishing damages utilizing damage charts, day in the life films of the victim and the families and much more. Mr. Spatzer utilizes focus groups and jury consultants when necessary.
MR. SPATZER HAS OBTAINED MILLION DOLLAR (+) RESULTS ON CASES HE HAS HANDLED IN EXCESS OF 50 TIMES THROUGHOUT HIS CAREER.
MR. SPATZER ACCEPTS REFERALS FROM OTHER ATTORNEYS.