The Lawyers at The Law Offices of Neil D. Kodsi are – first and foremost – trial lawyers.


Some of their more recent trials include the following:

• Hurricane Shooters, LLC v. EMI Yoshi, Inc., Federal District Court, Tampa, November 2011 (Patent Infringement lawsuit seeking over $1.2 million in damages)

• Bray and Gillespie v. Lexington Insurance Company, Federal District Court, Ft. Meyers, March 2010 (First party insurance claim brought by Daytona Beach developers seeking over $200 million for damages to seven hotels allegedly caused by Hurricane Jeanne.)

• Menchini v. R.J. Reynolds, Circuit Court, Miami, November 2007 (Wrongful Death case brought by
mother of a 50 year old flight attendant seeking damages from the tobacco industry for her daughter allegedly developing lung cancer as a result of her exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke in the airline cabin.)

• Anderson v. Attwood Marine, Circuit Court, West Palm Beach October 2007 (Complex product liability case involving claims in excess of $2.5 million based on a recreational boating accident.)

Additionally, Mr. Kodsi has frequently served as a faculty member for litigation skills programs sponsored by the American Bar Association and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy, including, most recently, the following:

• Faculty member for the Florida Regional Trial Program sponsored by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) at Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad School of Law (March 3-6, 2012)

• Faculty member for the Florida Regional Trial Program sponsored by the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) at Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad School of Law (March 9-12, 2011)

• Faculty member for the NITA three-day Trial Practice Seminar at Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad School of Law (March 2-3, 2009)

• Faculty member for the NITA three-day seminar entitled “Deposition Skills: Florida” at Nova Southeastern University’s Shepard Broad School of Law (October 16-18, 2008)

• Faculty member for the American Bar Association’s Trial Advocacy Program for Legal Services Attorneys at the University of Miami School of Law (May 27th – June 2nd, 2008)

• Faculty member for the NITA Trial Practice Seminar at Stetson University School of Law (January 30, 2006)