John J. Uustal Appointed to the AFTL’s Board of Directors

John J. Uustal, a trial attorney and partner in the Fort Lauderdale-based law firm of Kelley/Uustal, was recently appointed to serve as a member of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers’ Board of Directors.

Uustal is recognized for his expertise and successful work on behalf of clients in handling complex matters involving medical malpractice, auto product liability, defective products and personal injury.

John is admitted to practice in all Courts of the State of Florida, as well as the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit. He is an active member of The Florida Bar, Broward County Bar Association, the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, the Academy of Trial Lawyers of America and is a member of Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers is a non-profit organization that fights to protect the justice system which serves to protect the safety of Florida’s families and provides members with the very best educational tools necessary for their success. The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers can be reached at (850) 224-9403.

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