- Berkowitz MyerLitigation Partner
Christian Myer serves in the unique capacity as both a civil plaintiff and criminal defense trial attorney. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of South Florida prior to attending Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida. Christian graduated from Stetson University College of Law in 2003 and earned a Jurist Doctorate with a prestigious concentration in Trial Advocacy. While attending Stetson Law, he completed a formal internship with the 6th Circuit Office of the Public Defender. During said internship, Christian tied the unofficial record for most jury trials conducted by an intern at that time. Further, he secured “not guilty” verdicts on every case he tried while completing the internship.
Upon becoming a member of the Florida Bar, Christian garnered an abundance of trial and general litigation experience while employed with the 6th Circuit Office of the Public Defender. During his tenure as a Public Defender, he handled thousands of cases and garnered a reputation for aggressive advocacy on behalf of his clients and trying numerous cases before a jury.
Christian formed his own legal practice in 2006 and continued an active trial practice in the field of criminal defense. As of date, he has tried in excess of sixty (60) trials with over thirty-five (35) of such cases decided by a jury. He has tried cases ranging from DUI to First Degree Murder and will now utilize his expansive courtroom and litigation experience in the civil arena by handling first and third party insurance claims for Dolman Law Group while maintaining an active criminal trial practice.
As a result of the reputation he has earned as an experienced and successful trial attorney, Christian was hired by Stetson University College of Law as an Adjunct Professor where he presently teaches Trial Advocacy. Stetson has consistently ranked among the nation’s premier trial advocacy programs by U.S. News & World Report.
Christian is a co-owner of Fight Night Promotions which produces and promotes boxing cards throughout the Tampa Bay area. Additionally, Christian owns a non-profit boxing gym that assists local youth by adding structure and stability to their daily lives.
A native of Venezuela, Christian is fluent in Spanish.
- University of South Florida
- Stetson University College of Law