Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

Of Counsel at Butler’s Miami office since 2008, Paul F. Clark focuses his practice on Third-Party Liability Defense and Casualty Defense Litigation. In addition to his considerable pre-trial and mediation experience, Paul has tried more than 40 jury trials as lead counsel in the South Florida area.

After earning his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 1978 from George Washington University, Paul received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Miami School of Law in 1981.

Paul's professional service and leadership extends outside the courtroom as well. He has served as a member of the Florida Bar's Professional Ethics Committee and is also a certified instructor of the State of Florida's insurance adjuster training courses. In his free time, he currently serves as president of the Mangowood Estates Citizens Association, the oldest active homeowners association in Miami-Dade County.


  • Colorado
  • Florida


  • George Washington University
    Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
  • University of Miami School of Law
    Doctor of Jurisprudence


  • Colorado State Bar Association
  • Dade County Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association (FBA)
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association (FDLA)


  • Florida Courts (Middle District)
  • Florida Courts (Southern District)
  • Florida State Courts
Key Points
Practice Area CASE TYPE
  • Bad Faith
  • Bankruptcy
  • Catastrophic Injuries
  • Catastrophic Loss
  • CGL
  • Civil Remedy Notices
  • Commercial General Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Complex Liability Litigation
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Coverage - Bodily Injury
  • Coverage - First Party Automobile
  • Coverage - First Party Property
  • Coverage - Homeowner's
  • Coverage - Property
  • Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices
  • Extracontractual Claims
  • False Arrest
  • Fraud
  • General Casualty Litigation
  • General Liability - Coverage
  • Hospital Liens
  • Hurricane Losses
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Negligent Hiring
  • Negligent Security - Violent Crimes
  • Negligent Supervision
  • Personal Injury Protection
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Products Liability - Automobile
  • Products Liability - Consumer Products (All Types)
  • Slander
  • Sovereign Immunity Issues
  • Standard Liability
  • Subrogation
  • Third Party Coverage Issues
  • Third Party Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Underinsured Motorist
  • Uninsured Motorist
  • Workers' Compensation