Bruce Ward Bennett defends product manufacturers of all types against product liability disputes and personal injury claims. He focuses his practice primarily in the automotive and recreational vehicle industries and has substantial experience in the areas of Magnuson-Moss warranty enforcement and Florida Lemon Law.
Bruce also represents power tool manufacturers, household product/chemical manufacturers, insurance companies and other corporate entities in product liability litigation.
Many major automotive/RV companies are among Bruce’s clients. He represents BMW of North America, Ferrari North America, Maserati North America, Mini of North America, Porsche Cars North America, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars North America, and Tiffin Motor Homes.
Bruce has been the Partner-in-Charge of the Tampa office since it opened in 1994. He joined Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP’s Miami office in June of 1992. Prior to joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, Bruce was a partner at Kimbrell and Hamann, P.A. in Miami, Florida.
Professional Affiliations :
American Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
The Florida Bar
Hillsborough County Bar Association
International Association of Lemon Law Administrators (IALLA)
J.D., University of Florida School of Law, 1984
B.S., with honors, University of Florida, 1981
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. District Court for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida