Fred Cunningham

Fred Cunningham

Fred Cunningham limits his practice to serious personal injury and insurance company coverage and bad faith litigation. He has obtained well over one hundred million dollars in settlements and verdicts for his clients.

Fred has been included in The Best Lawyers in America for personal injury litigation since 2001. He has been included in every issue of Florida Super Lawyers since 2006, including being listed as one of the "Top 100" lawyers in 2012. He has been included in the Florida Trend "Legal Elite" every year since 2007 in both personal injury and insurance law. Fred has also earned Florida Bar Certification, the highest level of recognition by the Florida Bar, for competency and experience as a civil trial lawyer. He has achieved an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available from the nation’s oldest guide to the legal profession, for his for legal ability and ethical standards.

Since 1997, Fred has been very active in the Florida Justice Association, a statewide organization of attorneys who fight to preserve our civil justice system. Since 1997, Fred has been elected by his peers to serve on the Association’s Board of Directors. During that time, Fred has served on and chaired several committees. He has received numerous leadership and fundraising awards. During that time, he has been one of the top political fundraisers in the state for both Democratic and Republican candidates. He has also given numerous invited lectures to his peers on the topics of trial practice and insurance company bad faith. He is currently immediate Past President, having served as FJA President from June, 2011 to June, 2012.

Fred has also been very active in local bar associations. For several years, Fred served on the Board of Directors of the North County Section of the Palm Beach County Bar and served as its President for the 2000-2001 year. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the Palm Beach County Justice Association for several terms and served as President in 2009.

Fred graduated from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 1988 and was admitted to practice in Florida in October of 1988.

Fred lives in North Palm Beach with his wife, Robin, and his son, Sebastian, who is four years old. Fred and Robin are active in many local charitable organizations.

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