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GARETT T. RAINES
Shareholder
Tampa

501 E. Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 1700
Tampa, Florida 33602

T (813) 347-4013
F (813) 222-3066

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Garett T. Raines has prior experience in civil engineering and plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation. His practice areas include insurance coverage, first party litigation, bad faith litigation, personal injury defense and premises liability.

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Banker Lopez Gassler P.A., Tampa, FL
    Shareholder, December 2016 to Present
    Associate, August 2011 to December 2016
  • Martinez Odom Law Group, P.A., Tampa, FL
    Litigation Counsel, April 2007 to July 2011
    Law Clerk, 2005 to 2007
  • Eclipse Thin Film Energy Systems
    Patent Draftsman & In-House Counsel, 2006
  • Miles Christian Anderson Consulting Engineers
    Engineer Intern, 2003 to 2004

PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

Publications
  • Negotiating the CIETAC Arbitration Clause: Chinese Dispute Resolution from the Perspective of U.S. Business Investment, 25:2 Florida Bar International Law Quarterly, 2010
  • National Clearing House for Science, Technology & the Law, research published at ncstl.org, 2006
  • "Recent Developments." Stetson Law Review 35:2 (2006)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Florida Bar
PRACTICE AREAS
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • First Party Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Premises Liability
EDUCATION
  • J.D., cum laude, Stetson College of Law, 2006 (E Harris Drew Memorial Award, Moot Court, Law Review, book awards in Research and Writing II and International Sales and Arbitration)
  • B.S., University of Florida, 2003, Civil Engineering (Order of the Engineer)
  • B.A., University of South Florida, 2001, Business Administration (Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society)
BAR ADMISSIONS
  • Florida
COURT ADMISSIONS
  • Florida State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida