The Unger Law Group

Trial and Transactional Law

Martin B. Unger

Founding Partner

1948-2009

 







 

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Medical Malpractice Defense
  • 10% Products Liability Claims
  • 10% Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • 20% ERISA Claims

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certification/Specialties

  • Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, The Florida Bar

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1977
  • New Jersey, 1973
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark, Newark, New Jersey
    • Juris Doctor
    • Honors: Cum Laude
  • Rutgers College, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA, 1970
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Summa Cum Laude
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Representative Cases

  • Dept. of Ins., State of Fla. v. Teachers Ins. Co., 404 So.2d 735 (Fla. Supreme Court 1981)

Representative Clients

  • The Travelers Insurance Company
  • Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (entire state of Florida)
  • Flagler Hospital
  • Cincinnati Insurance Co.
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center
  • The Daughters of Charity National Health System
  • Ascension Health
  • University of South Florida, Health Science Center

Honors and Awards

  • Air Force Commendation Medals (2)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • United States Air Force, 1974 - 1978, Captain
  • Orange City Florida Bar Association, Grievance Committee, Medical/Legal Committee, 1986 - 1992

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Air Force, Judge Advocate, 1974 - 1978
  • Gurney & Handley, P.A., Associate, Partner, 1978 - 1982
  • Taraska, Grower, Unger & Ketcham P.A., Partner, 1986 - 1994
  • Swann & Haddock, P.A., 1982 - 1986

Ancillary Businesses

  • Owns Air Charter Service, Mark Aviation, Inc.

Languages

  • German

Birth Information

  • 1948, New York, New York, United States of America