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Gerald R. DeVega

Joined McCumber Daniels:  2013

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4401 West Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 200
Tampa, Florida 33609

Gerald R. DeVega didn’t plan on becoming an attorney. Prior to practicing law, he served as a certified project manager for a global communications company. While working full time, and being naturally enterprising, he earned his MBA, which included taking a business law class. Discovering an affinity and passion for the profession, Gerald launched his new career by entering law school and eventually interning with the United States Attorney’s Office, Criminal Division.

Today, Mr. DeVega brings more than a decade of experience in civil defense. His areas of expertise include medical malpractice and long-term care facility defense, general litigation, and civil trial practice. His depth of experience also includes first-party and third-party insurance defense, sinkhole litigation, professional liability, employment, and labor law. and appellate practice.

Mr. DeVega graduated from Stetson University College of Law in 2009 with a Juris Doctor. Prior to that, he earned a Master of Business Administration, Global Management, from the University of Phoenix in 2004.

A doting father of three and sports enthusiast, Mr. DeVega coached and managed his sons’ youth soccer teams for the Pinellas County United Soccer Club. He continues to serve as the Club’s Legal Advisor and member of their Board of Trustees. Additionally, he enjoys watching sports on TV, particularly soccer and college football, and is proud to be a lifelong Gator fan.

Prior Experience

Traub Lieberman Straus & Schrewsberry LLP
2012 – 2013

Law Clerk/Associate
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
2009 – 2012

Project Manager
Orange Business Service
1999 – 2009