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John S. Hager, Esquire

Early Education and Background

Attorney John S. Hager

While originally a New Yorker, Attorney John S. Hager obtained his bachelor's degree from the University of Florida. Mr. Hager then attended Nova Southeastern University where he received his Juris Doctorate degree.

After graduating from law school and passing the Florida Bar, Mr. Hager took a position as an Assistant State Attorney in the Broward County State Attorney's Office. In this position, Mr. Hager gained extensive knowledge and invaluable trial experience. As a former prosecutor, he has handled thousands of cases ranging from misdemeanors to felonies. During this time, he also managed to bring hundreds of cases to successful verdicts.

Later, Mr. Hager began working with one of the largest insurance defense firms in the state of Florida. Here, John litigated on behalf of several prominent insurance companies. In his previous years working for insurance defense, he honed his litigation skills into the aggressive, effective, and tenacious approach he is known for today.

Experienced. Skilled. Respected.

The President of the Florida Bar appointed Attorney Hager to serve as a committee member for the Traffic Rules Committee in the State of Florida. Mr. Hager can practice before all Florida State Courts and the United States Southern District Court.

John S. Hager is an active member of:

  • The American Bar Association (ABA)
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)
  • The Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)
  • The Broward County Bar Association
  • The Broward County Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association

John has also been honored in the South Florida Legal Guide from 2009-2012 as one of their "Top Up & Comers". This honor is decided by this year's top attorneys and awarded to attorneys that are under 40 years of age. He has now been awarded the title of "Top Lawyer" by the same publication. Such an honor is awarded through a nomination procedure by the legal community and is reserved for the best of the best. He is also rated Superb by Avvo's legal rating system. Earlier in the year, John was recently recognized as one of the 2014 South Florida's Top AV Rated Lawyers. Shortly after that, John was selected to the 2014 Florida Super Lawyers®, an impressive achievement that speaks volumes about his professional abilities, record of success, and ethical conduct.

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