Sammy M Cacciatore

Sam Cacciatore, a native to Melbourne, joined the firm in 1998 following several years as an assistant state attorney in Brevard County. He prosecuted crimes and tried numerous jury trials, obtaining extensive courtroom experience.

In addition to his law degree, Mr. Cacciatore received a master’s degree in health sciences from the University of Florida. His education and experience in this field provide a unique and valuable perspective in understanding the vocational rehabilitation needs of injured people. It also provides a background and understanding of the adjustment that is required for one to cope with new injuries. This is extremely important in evaluating what it takes to help injured individuals recover after a serious accident.

In 2003, Mr. Cacciatore was elected by the membership of the Florida Justice Association to serve on its Board of Directors. In the past, he has also served on the Board of Governors for the Young Lawyers Division of the Florida Bar, the Board of Directors for the Brevard County Bar Association and the Leadership Council for the Take Stock in Children Program of the Brevard County Schools Foundation. Mr. Cacciatore has also served on the Board of Directors of the Brevard Bar Foundation and is a member of the Coastal Conservation Association.

Year Joined Organization:


Areas of Practice:

Personal Injury — Plaintiff
Premises Liability — Plaintiff
Products Liability Law — Plaintiff
Medical Malpractice — Plaintiff

Litigation Percentage:

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation


Board Certified Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney, by the Florida Bar

Bar Admissions:

Florida, 1995
U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
United States Court of Federal Claims


Stetson University College of Law, Deland, Florida, 1995

Stetson University, 1990

University of Florida – Master of Health Science, 1992

Florida Justice Association

Honors and Awards:

A.V. Rated by Martindale-Hubble

Super Lawyer

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Florida Bar
Code & Rules of Evidence Committee, 1996 – 2002

Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division, 2000 – 2002
Board of Governors

Grievance Committee for 18th Judicial Circuit
Committee Chair, 2001-2003

American Bar Association
Board of Directors, 1996-1997, 2002-2003

Brevard County Bar Association
Board of Directors, 1996-1997, 2002-2003

Brevard County Young Lawyers Division
Board of Directors, 1997–2002, President, 2001-2002

Brevard Bar Foundation
Board of Directors, 2006-2009

Florida Justice Association (fka: Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)
Eagle Member, Board of Directors, 2003-2007

American Association for Justice (fka: Association of Trial Lawyers of America)
State Delegate, 2005-2007

Vassar B. Carlton American Inn of Court
1995-1997, 2004 – 2006

United States Parachute Association – C-38776

Coastal Conservation Association

Brevard County Schools Foundation, 2002 – 2004

Brevard Bar Foundation
Charter/Lifetime Member

Past Employment Positions:

Brevard County, Assistant State Attorney

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