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Steven T. Wittmer

Mr. Wittmer is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer. Currently, less than one percent of Florida lawyers receive Board Certification. Mr. Wittmer represents individuals in the following areas of practice: personal injury, wrongful death, disputes involving insurance companies, and disputes involving inheritance rights under any Last Will & Testament or Trust Agreement.

Mr. Wittmer is a native Floridian having been born and raised in Miami, Florida. Prior to relocating to Sarasota, Mr. Wittmer practiced law in Miami for nine years. Seeking a better environment to raise their three daughters, Mr. Wittmer and his wife, Meg Wittmer, also an attorney, relocated to Sarasota, Florida. At one time, Mr. Wittmer was a managing partner of a Firm with offices in Miami, Sarasota and St. Petersburg, Florida. At present, Mr. Wittmer is a partner with Wittmer | Linehan, PLLC. Mr. Wittmer practices in all State Courts throughout Florida as well as the Southern and Middle District Federal Courts in Florida.

  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D., Juris Doctor - 1988
  • Edwin L. Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas
    • Bachelor of Business Administration - 1984
  • PIP Seminar, Southwest Florida Chiropractic Society, 1998 to 1998
  • Insurance Bad Faith, Manasota Trial Lawyers
  • Sarasota County Chamber of Commerce
  • Board of Director, The Cash Foundation
  • Gator Creek Golf Club
  • The Field Club
  • Incarnation Catholic Church
  • Riviera Country Club of Coral Gables
  • Progressive Medical
  • Steven T. Wittmer, P.A., Managing Partner, 05/1998 to 08/2007
  • Wittmer, Carver & Pope, Managing Partner, 01/1994 to 05/1998
  • Wittmer & Carver, P.A., Managing Partner, 01/1994 to 11/1996
  • McCormick, Wittmer & McCormick, 09/1990 to 01/1994
  • 1988-1990, Palmer, McClaskey & Farr
  • Professional Consulting Services, PIP Billing and Collections
  • Kappa Alpha
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates, Present
  • Million Dollar Advocates, Present
  • Dade County Bar Association, Present
  • Sarasota County Bar Association, Present
  • The Florida Bar
  • The Georgia Bar
  • The Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Judge Jon M. Scheb American Inns of Court
  • Attorneys Title Insurance Fund
  • Trust & Estate Litigation Committee for the Sarasota County Bar Association
  • Manasota Trial Lawyers Board
  • Florida Justice Association
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Sarasota County Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, 2002 - 2022
  • Managing Partner
  • Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Truck & Tractor Trailer Accidents
  • Slip & Fall/Premises Liability
  • Trust & Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Disputes & Bad Faith
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Social Security Disability
  • Georgia, 1988
  • Florida, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1991
  • 2017 Largest Personal Injury Verdict – Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte, & Desoto Counties: $19,233,037
  • 2009 Largest Personal Injury Judgment – Sarasota, Manatee, & Desoto Counties: $9,000,000