Partner ALEIDA M. MIELKE specializes in the defense of complex medical malpractice, pharmaceutical product liability and premises liability cases. Ms. Mielke serves as the firm's litigation support partner, analyzing and authoring dispositive motions, motions in limine, jury selection, evidentiary issues, and post trial motions. She also serves as the firm's appellate partner, and has handled and argued appeals before Florida's Third and Fourth District Courts of Appeal and the United States Court of Appeal for the Eleventh Circuit. She is fluent in American Sign Language and Spanish. Since her admission to the bar in 1996, she has focused her practice on the defense of hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, physicians and dentists in both state and federal courts, as well as in administrative proceedings.
Ms. Mielke is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Florida Defense Lawyers Association and the Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Council, Inc.
Ms. Mielke is "AV" rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest distinction afforded by this leading legal publication. The rating is based on recommendations of one's peers and attests to Ms. Mielke's legal ability and professional ethics. She is admitted to the Florida Bar and the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida.