Donna brings years of experience as a trial lawyer to her role as Managing Partner at Donna B. Michelson, P.A. She prides herself in being a strong and determined advocate on behalf of her clients and is dedicated to the pursuit of justice for those wrongfully harmed. Her practice focuses primarily on personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, insurance disputes, accidents, defective products, and premises liability.
As an accomplished and versatile attorney, Donna has litigated hundreds of cases with a considerable number of those cases resulting in jury verdicts or settlements for her clients in excess of a million dollars. In addition to being an accomplished ABOTA member, she has also been awarded an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell.
Having acted as a long-term caregiver for her own parents, Donna is a compassionate ally. She understands that representing clients demands empathy as well as accountability from those responsible for her clients’ circumstances. Over the years, Donna has volunteered her legal services in Miami-Dade County, organized fundraising efforts for various charitable organizations and received a Pro Bono Award for her work as a Guardian Ad Litem in Minor Settlements.
ADMISSIONS • Supreme Court of the State of Florida • US District Court, Southern District of Florida
EDUCATION • BA Degree, University of Florida, Magna Cum Laude • Juris Doctor, University of Miami School of Law, Cum Laude
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS • The Florida Bar • American Association for Justice • American Board of Trial Advocates • Florida Justice Association • Miami-Dade County Bar Association • Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association