Leighton Law, P.A.
1401 Brickell Ave.
Miami, FL 33131
Personal Injury & Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice
John Elliott Leighton has devoted his professional life to representing seriously injured people. John is a personal injury trial lawyer and the founding partner of Leighton Law, P.A., with offices in Miami and Orlando. He specializes in catastrophic injuries and wrongful death cases. A board certified civil trial lawyer, Leighton has over 30 years of experience in litigating and trying serious injury and death cases throughout Florida as well as in Illinois, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Georgia, Texas, Kentucky, Indiana and New York. He is chairman of The Academy of Trial Advocacy, and chairs the Inadequate Security Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice. He has been selected for The Best Lawyers in America, Florida Super Lawyers (Top 100 in Florida), Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite, Orlando’s Legal Elite, and South Florida Legal Guide’s “Top Lawyers.” He is rated AV-preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell and 10/10.0 (“superb”) by AVVO.com. Selected for the Daily Business Review Verdicts Hall of Fame for wrongful death in 2015. He is the author of the 2 volume text Litigating Premises Security Cases, and teaches lawyers extensively throughout North America.