Biography Overview

Mr. Leonard received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Florida State University in 1992, and his Juris Doctor from Nova University in 1996. Mr. Leonard practices in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death. He is licensed to practice law in Florida State Courts and Arizona State and Federal Courts.

Mr. Leonard began his legal career as a Public Defender in Phoenix, Arizona. There, he honed his trial skills representing the people against the powerful. Mr. Leonard has tried more than 100 cases to verdict in matters ranging from Automobile Accidents to Capital Murder.

Mr. Leonard was born in Orlando, Florida and was raised in South Florida. The son of Cuban-American parents, he was raised in both American and Cuban-American Cultures. As a Spanish-speaking attorney he is dedicated to giving a voice to those who need it.

Practice Area

Military Service

  • USMCR, 1987-1990

Education

  • Florida State University, B.S., 1992
  • Nova Southeastern University, J.D., 1996
Recent successes
$168,000.00
Verdict
Smaller, Khalil vs. Fisk, Alan J.Car Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$1,361,121.31
Verdict
Denise Rees and William Rees vs Fort Myers Diner LLC d/b/a Mel's DinerPremises Liability and Slip & Fall Lawyers
$214,000.00
Verdict
Michael Reilly v. Linda Davis as Personal Representative of the Estate of Fred DavisCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$6,160.00
Verdict
Del Castilo v. ArceCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$1,000,000.00
Verdict
Pyjek v. ValleycrestPremises Liability and Slip & Fall Lawyers
$17,100.00
Verdict
Castle v. VolanteCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$35,963.00
Verdict
Layne v. Bibrik InvestmentsPremises Liability and Slip & Fall Lawyers
$20,000.00
Verdict
Garcia v. MaittelCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$17,500.00
Verdict
Aleman v. MartinezCar Accident Lawyer & Auto Injury Attorneys
$795,000.00
Verdict
Meadowlark Lemon v. Harlem Globetrotters et al.

Recent Successes

  • Smaller, Khalil vs. Fisk, Alan J.

    $168,000.00

    Verdict -

  • Denise Rees and William Rees vs Fort Myers Diner LLC d/b/a Mel's Diner

    $1,361,121.31

    Verdict -

  • Michael Reilly v. Linda Davis as Personal Representative of the Estate of Fred Davis

    $214,000.00

    Verdict -