Meros, Smith, Lazzara, Brennan & Brennan, P.A. represents clients throughout St. Petersburg, Bay area, and Florida in family law, general civil litigation & personal injury, real estate, commercial and business law, criminal defense, wills, trusts and probate law matters. We are a boutique law firm serving Florida since 1954. With over 100 years of combined legal experience, our clients have direct access to an exceptional depth of legal talent. We have the experience, knowledge and advocacy skills to successfully represent our clients in a variety of legal matters.
Our firm has an established reputation in the legal community for our dedication to clients, integrity, and ability to successfully represent the interests of our clients. We have been a constant and stable presence in the Florida legal community for over 50 years and have developed strong relationships throughout the legal community. We believe that our longevity is attributable to our commitment to our clients, dedication to hard work, ability to obtain successful results for our clients, and loyalty to our community.
Our attorneys are recognized as premier trial attorneys; Peter N. Meros and Walter E. Smith, partners in our firm, are each Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyers in Florida. Since 1983, our lawyers are also involved in the community in a variety of ways, including volunteering for legal programs and serving the state government. We have attained the highest possible AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the national directory of attorneys, indicating that, according to our peers, our firm consistently demonstrates the highest levels of legal ability and ethical conduct.
Our attorneys are skilled negotiators. Meticulous preparation of every case often results in matters settling before trial through mediation, arbitration, or other alternative dispute resolution options. However, as experienced litigators with an established track record of success, the attorneys at Meros, Smith, Lazzara, Brennan & Brennan, P.A. will not hesitate to take a case to trial if that is the best way to fulfill your interests.
Our attorneys and staff provide individualized attention to every client. We listen attentively to our clients’ needs and goals, answer all questions, and utilize our skill, experience and knowledge to determine your options and formulate an effective litigation strategy. Our policy is to encourage clients to call us with any questions, maintain full and complete communication with our clients, and keep our clients fully informed on their case at all times. We are also very selective in choosing the clients we represent. This ensures that we have the time and resources to devote to each client’s case.