Dominic M. Caparello

Dominic M. Caparello

Dominic Caparello

(850) 425-5201
Email Address: [email protected]


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  • Education

    • Florida State University, J.D., with honors, 1975
    • Florida State University, M.S., 1972
    • University of Massachusetts, B.S., 1969

    Practice Areas

    • Mediation
    • Commercial Litigation Mediation
    • Personal Injury Mediation
    • Product Liability Mediation
    • Construction Law Mediation
    • Medical Malpractice Mediation
    • Employment Law Mediation
    • Public Body Liability Mediation
    • Class Action Mediation

  • Admitted

    • The Florida Bar, 1976
    • U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts
    • United States Supreme Court

    Professional Certifications

    • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator

  • Professional Associations

    • American Board of Trial Advocacy
    • American College of Certified Trial Mediators, Director
    • American Inns of Court, Master Lawyer
    • The Florida Bar, Board of Governors, Member
    • The Florida Bar, Trial Advocacy Program, Chairman and Instructor
    • The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section, Executive Committee Chairman
    • The Florida Bar, Grievance Committee for the Second Judicial Circuit, Member
    • The Florida Bar, Judicial Nominating Procedures Committee, Chairman and Member
    • The Florida Bar, Fee Arbitration Committee, Second Circuit, Chairman
    • Tallahassee Bar Association, President
    • Second Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission, Commissioner and Chairman


    • Martindale-Hubbell Rating: AV® Preeminent ™
    • Florida Trend, Florida Legal Elite
    • The Guide to Leading Florida Attorneys, cited as one of Florida’s most respected legal counsel in the areas of personal injury and alternative dispute resolution
    • International Who’s Who of Mediation Lawyers

    Publications and Lectures

    • Guest lecturer at Florida State University regarding trial practice, mediation, and arbitration
    • Guest lecturer for The Florida Bar regarding trial practice, mediation, and arbitration