Mr. White was born in New York City and grew up in upstate New York. While earning his B.A. in Government at Clark University in Worcester, MA, he was selected to work for the Honorable Hamilton Fish, Jr. in Washington, DC, the ranking minority member of the House Judiciary Committee.
He then attended Nova Southeastern Law School, where he had the distinction of interning at the Broward County Public Defender’s Office and working countless criminal matters through trial. He graduated in 1994 and has been practicing law in South Florida ever since, focusing on personal injury, wrongful death, car accidents, premises liability, and cruise ship injuries. He is dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals and assisting families of loved ones who have been injured through the negligence of others.
Before joining John K. Lawlor and Ben Murphey in 2009, Mr. White was the managing partner of a personal injury law firm in Hollywood, and he is currently an active Eagle member of the Florida Justice Association, the American Association for Justice, the Broward County Justice Association, where he was President in 2014 and a member of Broward County Bar Association.
Mr. White is admitted to practice before all Florida courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He has been recognized for his excellence in the representation of injured clients by his admission to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and has been selected by his peers as a Florida “SuperLawyer”, 2012, 2014-2016 (an honor reserved for the top 5% of lawyers in the State), and to Florida Trend’s “Legal Elite”, and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (Nation’s top 1%).
Mr. White was recently listed in America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals for his legal work as well as an honored member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has also been chosen a 2009 “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers magazine.
Prior to joining Lawlor, White & Murphey as a Partner in 2009, Mr. White was a founding partner of Botsford & White in Hollywood, Florida. He has continued to provide excellence in representation of individuals, families and businesses in matters including auto accidents, insurance disputes and other types of civil litigation.
Florida Bar, 1994
EAGLE Member, Florida Justice Association
Member, American Association for Justice
Member, Broward County Justice Association
Officer, Broward County Justice Association (2009-Present)
Member, Broward County Bar Association
Member, Florida Justice Association Broward Vanguard Committee (2011-Present)