Mr. Lea is a highly-skilled trial lawyer with well over 100 jury trials to verdict. He specializes in medical malpractice defense of doctors, nurses, hospitals, and clinics. He is admitted to practice in all State and Federal courts in Florida.
Having been on both sides of medical malpractice litigation, both as a plaintiff’s attorney and a defense attorney, he brings a unique perspective in providing his clients with a very vigorous defense.
Before working in the area of medical malpractice, Lea worked in the Miami-Dade County State Attorney’s Office, rising through the ranks to become Assistant Chief of the Felony Domestic Violence Unit.
Mr. Lea completed his undergraduate education at George Mason University, and received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Miami, where he was President of Bar and Gavel (the most prestigious student-leader organization on campus).
In addition, he is the proud father of four children, and is involved as a coach in many of their sporting activities, throughout the city of Sunrise, Florida.