Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

Abraham Shakfeh is an attorney at Butler in our Tampa office practicing in Construction, Casualty Defense Litigation and Third-Party Coverage. 

Abraham obtained his Bachelor of Arts from the University of South Florida cum laude in 2008 and his Juris Doctor from Florida State University in 2011. He is admitted to practice law in the State of Florida and the Federal District Court of the Middle District of Florida.

Prior to joining Butler, Abraham practiced a wide variety of matters from inception to trial.  These cases included construction defect claims and defending against actions involving wrongful death.  Abraham has also volunteered to help children with special needs obtain access to education.

In his spare time, he can be found gardening, tending to his honeybees and spending time with his wife.

Admissions

  • Florida

Education

  • Florida State University College of Law
    Juris Doctorate
  • University of South Florida
    Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude

Memberships

  • Bay Area Legal Services (BALS) - Intake Volunteer
  • Florida Muslim Bar Association (FMBA)
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA)
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA) - Diversity Committee, Co-chair

Courts

  • Florida Federal Courts (Middle District)

Blog Posts

October 29, 2019 BLOG POSTSeeing May Soon be Believing: The Possible Expansion of Summary Judgment in Florida with Respect to Dash Camera Footage

Many transportation companies use dash cameras for purposes of defending against actions for liability.  However, recently in Lopez v. Wilsonart, LLC, 275 So. 3d 831 (Fla. 5th DCA 2019)...

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News

September 09, 2019 NEWSHCBA Diversity & Inclusion Networking Social

The HCBA Diversity Committee's annual networking event showcases what the Tampa Bay area has to offer by connecting law students with attorneys, judges and members of local legal organizations in a casual, friendly and low-pressure environment.

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August 02, 2019 NEWSAbraham Shakfeh: Co-Chair for HCBA Diversity Committee

Attorney Abraham Shakfeh works to help showcase the culture and diversity of the Tampa Bay area in his position as co-chair for the Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA) Diversity Committee.

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July 31, 2019 NEWSJuly - Welcome To Our Newest Attorneys!

We extend a warm welcome to the newest attorneys to join our Butler family!

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