Practice Areas

At Thompson, Goodis, Thompson, Groseclose, Richardson & Miller, P.A., from our offices in St. Petersburg and Lakewood Ranch, Florida, we provide civil and criminal defense representation to West Coast Florida in areas such as business, insurance, professional malpractice, personal injury, and criminal law. We represent individuals, professionals, government entities, insurance companies, and businesses both large and small.

We are strong litigators who are efficient and cost-effective.

The firm has an established reputation in Central and West Florida, having obtained positive results for our clients for more than 15 years. For every client, we utilize our skill, experience, and knowledge to determine your options, formulate an effective litigation strategy, and obtain the best possible result. At Thompson Goodis, we understand the effective arguments that need to be made when aggressively defending a client in a civil or criminal case. Our attorneys are dedicated litigators who have considerable experience defending clients in administrative proceedings, in the trial setting, and during the appeal process. While we will not hesitate to defend a case throughout the litigation process, we also value helping clients avoid litigation. Our attorneys understand how to effectively use alternative dispute methods, such as mediation or arbitration, to help our clients resolve their disputes without having to go through the time and expense of litigation. Even if alternative dispute resolution is not an option in your case, our attorneys operate efficiently and cost-effectively, without sacrificing our thoroughness or attention to detail for every matter.

Our attorneys are AV Rated and are considered top lawyers in Florida.

As a further demonstration of our professionalism and legal skill, Thompson Goodis has also achieved the highest AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, which evaluates United States attorneys. As a result, according to our peers, our firm has achieved the highest levels of legal ability and ethical conduct. Furthermore, several of our partners have recently been named by Florida Super Lawyers magazine as among the top attorneys in Florida, a distinction which only five percent of lawyers statewide achieve.

The firm is active in the community.

Along with providing excellent legal services, the attorneys at Thompson Goodis are very active in the community. Our attorneys serve on local boards holding leadership positions, participate in community organizations, including legal aid societies, and volunteer their time for a variety of causes.

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To take advantage of our extensive legal knowledge, contact Thompson Goodis by email or by calling either our St. Petersburg office at (727) 823-0540 or our Lakewood Ranch office at (941) 741-8300.