Wayne Hogan

Alan Pickert

Biography

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Alan Pickert, a longtime partner at the law firm Terrell Hogan P.A., has been handling mesothelioma, asbestos lung cancer, auto/trucking accidents, dog attacks, bike accidents, and vaccine cases for over twenty five years in Florida. He has successfully handled over 2,000 asbestos cases and over 400 wrongful death lawsuits and he obtained one of the largest awards in the history of Vaccine Court for a child injured by the DTaP vaccine.

He has won numerous awards and honors including the 2017 Florida Lawyer of the Year by the Jacksonville Bar Association, Top 20 Asbestos Lawyers in the United States by Newsweek Magazine, Top 100 Trial Lawyers by National Trial Lawyer, Florida Super Lawyer by Lawyer and Politics, Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine, and Top 100 High Stakes Litigators to name just a few. Alan was inducted into the Million and Multimillion Dollar Advocate Forum for Verdicts and Settlements and has received the highest rating possible by Martindale Hubbell. He has been published twice on the topics of asbestos and medical malpractice.

Alan is the past President of both the Jacksonville Bar Association and Jacksonville Bar Association Young Lawyers Section and served on the Board of Governors. He was appointed to a two year term on the Ethics Commission. He is a past recipient of the prestigious Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for his work with the homeless and underprivileged in Duval County

Since graduating from the University of Florida Law School in 1991, Alan Pickert has obtained settlements from over 50 different manufacturers of asbestos products for his clients who were exposed to asbestos in shipyards, paper mills, the construction industry, powerhouses, home renovations, brake/clutch repairs, and the United States Navy.

Mr. Pickert is heavily involved in the autism community giving both his time, effort and money to schools, programs, and camps that serve the autism community in North Florida. He is the past President of HEAL (“Healing Every Autistic Life”) which is a non profit organization that has raised over a 1.5 dollars for the autism community since 2006 . He has continuously served on various other charitable endeavors and Boards over the past fifteen years such as ALS EvansHope, JALA, and the YMCA.

For more information see www.FloridaAsbestos.com.

Education

University of Florida (B.A., with Honors, 1988)
University of Florida College of Law (J.D., 1991)
Moot Court Board 1989 – 1991
Florida Blue Key
Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Member Of:

2005-2006 President of the Jacksonville Bar Association
2000-2006 Board of Governors
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Court
1999-2000 President of the Jacksonville Bar Association YLS
The Florida Bar, admitted to Bar, 1991, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Jacksonville Bar Association
Florida Justice Association
Jacksonville Justice Association
American Association for Justice
Bedell Inn of Court
Supreme Court State of Florida
HEAL (“Heal Every Autistic Life”) Non Profit Organization Board of Directors 2007 – present
2015 Chair of YMCA Yates Gift Giving Campaign
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Awards & Recognition

2017 Florida Lawyer of the Year by the Jacksonville Bar Association
Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award
Florida Super Lawyers 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018
Florida Trend Legal Elite 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009,
2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
Guest Lecturer at Coastal School of Law
AV Rating by Martindale Hubbell
2011 Superb Rated Attorney by American Registry
2018 Top 100 High Stakes Litigators in Mesothelioma and Asbestos
Fourth Judicial Circuit Pro Bono Award by the
Florida Supreme Court
American Lawyer Top Rated AV Preeminent Lawyer in Mass Tort Litigation
Named by Newsweek Magazine as an Asbestos Leader in the Nation
Jacksonville Ethics Commission 2013 – present
Million Dollar and Multi Million Dollar Advocate Forum for Verdicts and Settlements
Best Lawyers in America 2019

Publications

Pickert, A. (1999) Asbestos: Florida’s Silent Killer. Journal, May 1999
Pickert, A. (2001) Medical Malpractice Regarding Underinsured Physicians. Journal, March 2001