Michael J. Dono is a partner in the firm’s Miami office and the Chair of the firm’s Appellate Practice Group. Mr. Dono was born in Miami Beach, Florida, and was raised in Miami.
Mr. Dono represents hotels, physicians and medical providers, major cruise lines, product manufacturers and distributors, international businesses, transportation companies, and underwriters, including major marine domestic and international underwriters, in state and federal court. He handles matters stemming from wrongful death, personal injury claims, medical malpractice suits, product liability actions, sexual assault claims, excursion liabilities, negligent security claims, premises liability claims, and claims asserted under the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Mr. Dono is bilingual in English and Spanish.
PRACTICE AREAS Appellate Admiralty and Maritime Claims Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Defense Hospitality Law Claims Insurance Defense Commercial Litigation Property and Casualty Complex Business Disputes Products Liability Medical Malpractice Defense
RECOGNITION Florida’s Legal Elite, Florida Trend, Appellate Practice Top Attorneys in Florida, Appellate, American Registry
EDUCATION J.D., University of Miami School of Law M.S., Finance, Florida International University B.S., University of Miami
BAR ADMISSIONS Florida
COURT ADMISSIONS U.S. District Court for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Florida Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals U.S. Supreme Court
MEMBERSHIPS Dade County Bar Association Cuban American Bar Association Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)