Kurt M. Spengler

Headshot of Kurt M. Spengler
Firm: Wicker Smith (Central Florida)
390 N. Orange Avenue
Suite 1000
Orlando FL 32801
United States

Kurt Spengler, a partner in the Orlando office, is a board-certified trial lawyer by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education. He is also certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial Law. He has over 30 years of experience and has tried approximately 70 civil jury trials, including at least 10 wrongful death cases. Kurt is currently the chair of Wicker Smith's Transportation Practice Group, which oversees the transportation practice in a 250 attorney, 15 office law firm. Kurt also has defended physicians and hospitals throughout his career and has tried over 20 medical malpractice cases. Kurt has been designated as a major case unit attorney assigned to handle catastrophic and brain injury claims for Zurich North America. An ardent litigator, Kurt has earned a number of distinctions, including an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell. He was named Florida's Legal Elite 2007-2021 by Florida Trend Magazine. He was listed in Florida Super Lawyers from 2008 to 2021 and Best Lawyers in America from 2016-2021. In 1984, Kurt received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida and continued his studies to earn a Juris Doctor in 1987. He is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Transportation Law Association, Defense Research Institute, and Trucking Industry Defense Association and was appointed to the American Board of Trial Advocates, a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the 7th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

USLAW Practice Group Affiliations

  • Retail and Hospitality Law: Alternate 2
  • Transportation and Logistics: Primary

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