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Elizabeth Zwibel

Managing Partner & Lead Trial Lawyer, Licensed in Florida and Virginia

Elizabeth (Liz) Zwibel  has  been  a practicing  trial  lawyer  for  over  33  years,  bringing with  her  a  wealth of  experience  and  passion  for  defending the  rights  of  the  seriously  injured  and  underinsured.  Liz currently handles cases in Florida, Washington D.C., and Virginia. Liz  is a  passionate champion for plaintiffs rights with an outstanding ability to handle the complexities of catastrophic cases, zealously advocating for clients until justice is served.  

Liz earned  her  Bachelor  of Science  from  Boston  University  and  later  earned  her Juris Doctor  from  George  Mason  University  School  of Law  in  1988.  After graduation,  she  practiced law  in  the  Washington  D.C.  Metropolitan  Area  as  a  defense  litigator  for several  years  before passing the  Florida  Bar  in  2000.

A dedicated  attorney, Liz  has  established  a  strong  reputation  in  the  legal community. Prior  to  her partnership at Swope, Rodante, P.A., team,  she  led  a  solo  practice  firm  and  built  an  impressive  record  co counseling  with  firms  throughout  Florida  to  obtain  multi million  dollar  verdicts  and  settlements including  one  of  the  largest  mild  traumatic  brain  injury  verdict  in  U.S. history.  Additionally, two of her  jury  trials  were  in  the  top  100  jury  verdicts  in  the United  States,  receiving  jury  verdicts  of 53  Million  and  28.5  million,  respectively.

Liz  has  received  numerous  accolades  in  recognition  of her keen  ability  to  handle  the complexities  of  catastrophic  cases.  She  is  a member  of  National Trial Lawyers,  an  organization comprised  of  trial  lawyers  who  exemplify  superior  qualifications,  and  has  been  inducted  into  the Florida Verdicts  Hall of  Fame  by  the  Daily  Business  Review.  She  is  a frequent  lecturer nationwide on  catastrophic  complex  litigation,  traumatic  brain  injury,  and  product  liability.

Professional  Distinctions

  •  Top 100 Trial  Lawyers,  National  Trial Lawyers
  • Florida Verdicts  Hall  of Fame,  Daily  Business  Review
  • Nation’s Top  One  Percent,  National  Association  of Distinguished  Counsel  
  • Multi-Million  Dollar Advocates  Forum
  • Million Dollar Advocates  Forum
  • “Superb” Rating,   AVVO
  • “Preeminent  AV”  Rating, Martindale  Hubbell
  • Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers  Magazines
  • Top 50 Most Influential  Trial Lawyers  in  the  Nation,  National  Trial Lawyers
  • Florida  Trend  Legal Elite
  • Florida Association  for Women  Lawyers,  2011  Woman  of the  Year
  • American Bar Association,  Member 
  • Tampa Bay Trial  Lawyers
  • American Association  of  Justice,  Member
  • Florida Justice  Association,  2002-present Professional  and  Community  Involvement
  • Florida Justice  Association o  Board of Director,  2006-2008  President of  the  Women’s  Caucus
  • Presidents’  Task  Force  on  Victims  of  Crime  
  • Certified  Hospice  Volunteer,  2011
  • Former Board of  Director  for the  Ronald  McDonald  House

Professional  Distinctions

  • 53 million product liability case against auto manufacturer
  • 28.5 million traumatic brain damage
  • 11 million car crash
  • 6 million explosion case
  • 5.25 medical malpractice

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  • “John helped me find doctors, he referred me to his neurologist, his physical therapist, I mean, anything I needed he was right there, every step of the way. I couldn’t have asked for a better result from all of this, I would absolutely recommend Gomez Trial Attorneys.”

  • “During the time I was working with Gomez Trial Attorneys, they treated me very, very well. 100% of the time, they believed me, and they were very compassionate. They felt sorry for what happened and they understood the therapy process.”

  • “They held my hand the whole time and kept me in the loop every aspect of my case which was very refreshing to me. They helped me get my settlement offer as fast as possible and I was able to keep my farm”

  • “The Gomez experience was the best experience it could be for me really, only positive things to say. They really were there every step if the way. Thanks to Gomez Trial Attorneys my dad is able to support my family as a single father”

  • “He opened the door for me to join his firm to help other brain Injury survivors and I never met another firm who is like this who was so understanding and caring who took the extra step and walked the extra mile with their clients and this is the best”

  • “I am very satisfied with the outcome with Gomez and I would definitely recommend Gomez to anybody, we tell people all the time, Get Gomez! They are really thorough with everything and they make you feel real comfortable.”

  • “Just helped us through, guided us through, I kept notes all those years, we had questions all the time and they would always keep us informed of what was going on. They just unlayered it, layer by layer, I’ve never seen anything like them. Thank God for them.”

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