Boca Raton, FL, September 03, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC (LLL&S) announces that Lloyd Comiter, founding attorney of the Law Offices of Comiter, P.A. and a Florida Supreme Court Certified County Court Mediator, has joined the Firm on an “Of Counsel” basis. According to LLL&S Managing Partner Gary Lesser, Comiter will be based at the Firm’s Boca Raton office, focusing in the practice areas of civil litigation, pre-suit negotiations, post-judgment collection efforts, landlord/tenant litigation, small claims court representation, and mediation. In 2010, the Firm further broadened its presence in Boca Raton by purchasing an office building on Boca Raton Boulevard, and recruited Comiter to support the lawyers and staff already there due to the tremendous growth at the Firm’s Boca office.
“With the strong expansion of clients and cases generating from our Boca Office, we are pleased to have Lloyd join our team at Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith,” said Lesser. “While the Firm has historically been focused on personal injury cases, Lloyd’s background in civil litigation and related areas will help us serve the needs of our clients seeking representation in those areas of the law. Lloyd’s experience, relationships and integrity will well complement and strengthen our firm’s commitment to excellence, compassionate client advocacy, and community service.”
Comiter, who maintains an AV Peer Review Rating through Martindale-Hubbell (the highest rating in ethics and legal ability), brings more than 20 years of civil litigation expertise to LLL&S. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association, Palm Beach County Bar Association, and South Palm Beach County Bar Association. He is admitted to all the Courts of the State of Florida; the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, General Bar; the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; the United States District Court, Northern District of Florida as well as the Supreme Court of the United States.
Lloyd has long been a Bar leader. He serves as the Chair of the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Small Claims Court Clinics Committee and served on the committee since 2001, and provides multiple small claims clinics to the public throughout Palm Beach County. Additionally, Lloyd is a co-chair of the Civil Practices Committee of the South Palm Beach County Bar Assocation. Comiter served as Chair of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee “G” in Palm Beach County in 2006 after serving since 2003. He was a member of the Florida Bar Rules of Judicial Administration Committee from 2007 to 2008 and was appointed to the Florida Bar Judicial Independence Committee in 2009. As a Florida Supreme Court Certified County Court Mediator, Comiter lectures extensively to community and residential organizations and participates as a panel member on television on the topic of small claims court issues and mediation.
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Comiter has been a resident of South Florida since 1967. He graduated from Deerfield Beach Senior High School in 1983, and earned a BA degree in Political Science in 1987 from Boston University and his Juris Doctor degree in 1990 from St. Thomas University School of Law in Miami, Florida.
Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC, the third oldest law firm in Palm Beach County, was established in 1927 by Joseph H. Lesser in West Palm Beach, and has been serving clients throughout Florida for more than 80 years focusing on serious personal injury and wrongful death cases. LLL&S (www.lesserlawfirm.com) enjoys a reputation in the community for superior legal skills, hard work, client service, and high ethical standards. The Firm partners are "AV" rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating in ethics and legal ability. LLL&S is active in the community, and has donated significant time and financial support to numerous charities. The Firm has obtained significant settlements and verdicts over the years and is well known to insurance companies and insurance defense lawyers as skillful advocates. This experience and reputation allows the Firm to obtain the best possible results for its clients.
For more information on LLL&S with offices in West Palm Beach, Boca Raton and Stuart, call (561) 655-2028 or visit www.lesserlawfirm.com.