In guiding Schwed, Kahle & Jenks, P.A., Lloyd Schwed maintains a respected Florida litigation and insurance defense firm with offices throughout the state. He and his five partners have more than a century of combined experience in law and are supported by a dedicated team of paralegals. The firm notably engages with several of the nation’s leading insurance companies as approved counsel, including Jefferson Pilot Financial, Lincoln Financial Group, and Zurich North America.
Over the past decade, Lloyd Schwed and his colleagues have successfully represented hundreds of clients in defending diverse claims related to personal injury and casualty insurance, construction and professional liability, and disputes involving financial institutions. High stakes matters handled encompass state, federal, and appellate court cases, as well as settlements achieved through out-of-court arbitration.
Schwed, Kahle & Jenks, P.A.‘s experienced attorneys include Partner Douglas Kress. He earned his J.D. cum laude at the University of Toledo College of Law and subsequently gained extensive litigation experience. Over the course of his career, Mr. Kress has guided in excess of 80 cases decided through arbitration, mediation, and trial processes. Areas of defense expertise include automobile liability, medical malpractice, insurance, and premises liability. He is also well versed in construction, business, and wrongful death litigation, and in appellate advocacy.
Managing Partner Lloyd Schwed maintains a particular emphasis onprofessional liability, securities litigation and arbitration, and insurance law and regulation. With Florida practice experience with Fowler White extending to 1985, Mr. Schwed is a respected public speaker and has past experience as University of Miami School of Law Adjunct Professor.