Walter Latimer is a Shareholder in the firm's Products Liability & Toxic Torts and Aviation Practice Groups in the Miami office.
Walter focuses his practice on asbestos toxic tort, product liability, premises liability, professional liability, general liability, estate and trust litigation, resort and maritime torts, transportation, construction risks, and insurance coverage claims. He is licensed in all courts of Florida, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Missouri, and has over thirty years of experience with both national and international clients in numerous successful high-exposure civil cases in both state and federal courts.
Walter is involved throughout the entire trial process by handling testimonies, monitoring the progress of the trial team, providing independent re-evaluation, and utilizing distinguished experts in the medical and scientific fields. He was named one of the Top Ten defense attorneys in the United States by AIG in 2009.
He acquired his Bachelor of Science in Biology & Chemistry from Tulane University where he graduated Cum Laude, and his JD, with honors, from the University of Missouri where he served as Class President and as President of Phi Alpha Delta.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Defense Research Institute, 1998 - Present
- ABA, Tort and insurance Practice Section, 1998 - Present