Attorney
Manuel L Dobrinsky

SERIOUS LAWYERS FOR SERIOUS INJURIES

  • $38M

    Medical Malpractice Verdict

  • $14.5M

    Medical Malpractice Settlement

  • $10M

    Medical Malpractice Settlement

  • $9.8M

    Motor Vehicle Accident

  • $9.5M

    Medical Malpractice Settlement

  • $6.5M

    Motor Vehicle Accident

  • $5M

    Motor Vehicle Accident

  • $3.9M

    Premises Liability

Manuel L Dobrinsky

Founding Partner • Miami, Florida • (786) 401-4708

EDUCATION

  • University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
    J.D. – 1988
  • Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York
    B.A. – 1985

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Florida, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2006

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Most Effective South Florida Attorney by Daily Business Review in the Area of Class Action Litigation, 2010
  • Most Effective South Florida Attorney by Daily Business Review in the Area of Medical Malpractice, 2009
  • Super Lawyers, 2006-2015
  • Top 100 Florida Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014 – 2016
  • Top 100 Miami Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers Magazine, 2011 – 2016
  • 2014 South Florida’s Top AV Rated Lawyers
  • South Florida Legal Guide 2001 – 2015, Top Lawyer, 2001 – 2007
  • Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury Litigation, 2009 – 2015
  • Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine, 2006, 2008-2014
  • Florida Trend’s Legal Elite – 2% of Attorneys in Florida
  • Avvo rating of 10 – Superb!
  • Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

MEET MANUEL

Since 1998, Manuel Dobrinsky has assisted hundreds of clients in personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice and auto accident matters. He co-founded Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum in 2015 and has achieved numerous verdicts and settlements that individually exceeded a million dollars.

Manuel began his legal career as an associate with Holland & Knight in Miami, where he specialized in commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense. During this time he worked on significant civil rights matters such as the widely known Rosewood v. State of Florida case and on one of the largest housing discrimination cases in the nation.

In 1994, Manuel was appointed as an Assistant Federal Public Defender where he represented clients in federal criminal litigation and appellate work entailing white collar, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization (RICO), and conspiracy cases. In that capacity, he tried more than thirty cases to verdict and handled numerous evidentiary hearings.

Manuel Dobrinsky is a Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney. He is included in Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers and is consistently recognized in the annual Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers Magazine, Florida Trend’s Legal Elite and the South Florida Legal Guide as one of Florida’s top personal injury attorneys.

Manuel is fluent in Spanish, serves as an instructor for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and has lectured and written articles on various legal topics.

He was the Past President of the Miami-Dade Justice Association and has served on the Board of Directors of the Florida Justice Association. Manuel also served on the Ad Hoc Committee on Attorney Admissions, Peer Review and Attorney Grievance for the Southern District of Florida.

As a testament to his stellar reputation in the legal community, Manuel has been selected as one of the top 100 Florida Super Lawyers for 2014 – 2016 by Super Lawyers Magazine. He has been selected to Super Lawyers every year since 2006.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Legal Services of Greater Miami, Treasurer
  • Miami-Dade Justice Association, Past President
  • American Inns of Court, Member
  • Florida Justice Association, Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida , Bench and Bar Committee

Classes/Seminars

  • Instructor, Litigation, National Institute of Trial Advocacy
  • Instructor, Trial Skills, National Institute of Trial Advocacy
  • Instructor, Proving Damages in a Personal Injury Case, National Business Institute
  • Lecturer, Demonstrating the Admissibility of Subsequent Remedial Measures, Florida Justice Association, Workhorse Seminar, 2005

Representative Cases

  • The Estate of Lidia Giangrandi, by and through Lili Carissa Giangrandi as Personal Representative of the Estate v. 50 State Security Services, Inc. (2011)
  • Rosewood v. State of Florida (1994)
  • Givens v. Hamlet (1993)