JOSEPH P. LUDOVICI

Born Miami, Florida, August 20, 1963; Married to Attorney Lorena Hart Ludovici; Children, Alexis, Ashlyn and Joseph Jr.; Admitted to Florida Bar, 1990; United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, 1990; United States Supreme Court, 1997.

Education:

University of Florida (B.A., 1985); Stetson University College of Law (J.D., 1989); Founding President, Stetson's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Society, 1988-89.

Member:

American Bar Association (Member, Tort and Insurance Practice Section); The Florida Bar (Member Section on Workers' Compensation and Labor and Employment Law); St. Petersburg Bar Association (Chairman of Social and Athletic Committee 1992-1993); Hillsborough County Bar Association; Kappa Sigma Fraternity - Legal Commission member 1994-1998.

After his admission to the Florida Bar, Mr. Ludovici was employed as an Associate with Lyle & Skipper, P.A. On April 1, 1991, Mr. Ludovici became associated with Fox and Grove and on January 1, 1996, he became a Partner in what is now known as Abbey, Adams, Byelick, Kiernan, Mueller & Lancaster, LLP. On July 1, 2000, Mr. Ludovici became "of Counsel" to the Firm and began Mediating cases on a full time basis. In January 2003, Mr. Ludovici opened his own Practice which continues to be limited to Private Mediations.

Mr. Ludovici is Certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Mediator and has Mediated over 200 cases since 2000. Mr. Ludovici is a Florida Bar Board Certified Workers' Compensation Lawyer and has tried approximately 80 contested workers' compensation cases and handled numerous appeals. Mr. Ludovici frequently presents seminars and has been a guest speaker at Stetson University College of Law in topics related to Workers' Compensation Law.

Community Involvement:

YMCA, Advisory Board Member Bob Sierra Family YMCA, Oversite Committee Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA: Northwest Elementary School Advisory Committee Member.

Interests:

Gator Football, Golf, Aikido.