Paul S. Kimsey represents clients in cases involving disability insurance litigation, injury law, motor vehicle accidents, bad faith, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), wrongful death, premises liability, slip and falls and nursing home neglect and abuse. Martindale Hubbell has awarded Mr. Kimsey with an AV rating, which recognizes the highest levels of skill and integrity for an attorney.
A Florida native, Mr. Kimsey received his BBA degree from the University of Georgia in 1990 and, while in college, worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. He earned his Juris Doctor degree with honors from Stetson University College of Law in 1993, where he was a staff member of the Stetson Law Review.
After practicing insurance defense law for several years, he now devotes his entire practice exclusively to representing injured and disabled individuals. He is admitted to the Florida Bar, all three Florida districts of the United States District Court, and the Federal 11th Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Kimsey is also a Florida Bar Board Certified Mediator.
Mr. Kimsey is a member of the Florida Bar, the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Carrollwood Community Bar Association, the Carrollwood Area Business Association, and he is an EAGLE Sponsor of the Florida Justice Association f/k/a Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers. He is a member of the Health Care and Disability Litigation Group of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and served on the Board of Directors of the Tampa Bay Justice Association f/k/a Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association, where he was also on the Ethics and Professionalism Committee. Mr. Kimsey is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
He is a frequent lecturer on topics including disability insurance litigation, personal injury law, trial tactics, ERISA liens and set-offs.