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Milton Blaut

Blaut Weiss Law Group
8211 W Broward Blvd Ste 340
Plantation, FL 33324-2747
(954) 634-1800
www.blautweiss.com


Mil­ton Blaut is a share­holder in the Blaut Weiss Law Group. Mil­ton Blaut and Michael Weiss founded the firm in 2013 by. Mr. Blaut has rep­re­sented plaintiffs/victims of neg­li­gence since 1977. He has rep­re­sented vic­tims and their fam­i­lies of auto­mo­bile, truck and motor­cy­cle acci­dents, trip/slip and fall, med­ical mal­prac­tice, drown­ings, defec­tive med­ical devices and bad drugs, nurs­ing home neglect, dis­abil­ity insur­ance claims, ceme­tery abuse, and indi­vid­ual and busi­ness prop­erty insur­ance claims.

Mr. Blaut has earned recog­ni­tion by his peers in orga­ni­za­tions that rec­og­nize out­stand­ing attor­neys, includ­ing being named:
       
  • To Rue Rat­ings’ Best Lawyers of Amer­ica.
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  • By the National Asso­ci­a­tion of Dis­tin­guished Coun­sel as in the Top 1% of Attor­neys in the United States.
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  • One of South Florida’s Top-Rated Lawyers in 2012–2015.
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  • To the Bar Reg­is­ter of Pre­em­i­nent Lawyers.
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  • By Amer­i­can Research Cor­po­ra­tion as a “Lead­ing Amer­i­can Lawyer – 1999.
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  • To the Col­lege of Bar­ris­ters.
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  • Found­ing Fel­low of the South­ern Trial Lawyers.
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  • A Diplo­mate of the Acad­emy of Florida Trial Lawyers.
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  • Amer­i­can Board of Trial Advo­cates (ABOTA)
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  • “AV” Pre­em­i­nent peer-rated by Mar­tin­dale Hubbell 5 out of 5 (the high­est rat­ing).
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  • AVVO rat­ing of 10 (Superb)

Mr. Blaut is a mem­ber of the:
       
  • Florida Jus­tice Asso­ci­a­tion (for­merly, Acad­emy of Florida Trial Lawyers) – EAGLE mem­ber.
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  • Amer­i­can Jus­tice Asso­ci­a­tion (for­merly, Asso­ci­a­tion of Trial Lawyers of Amer­ica
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  • Broward County Jus­tice Asso­ci­a­tion
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  • Amer­i­can Bar Asso­ci­a­tion
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  • Broward County Bar Asso­ci­a­tion
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  • Broward County Trial Lawyers

Mr. Blaut was admit­ted to prac­tice law in Florida in 1976 and in New York in 1984. He is also admit­ted to prac­tice in the South­ern Dis­trict of Florida and in the 11th Cir­cuit Court of Appeals.

Mr. Blaut has been appointed by the Florida Bar to serve on the statewide Florida Bar com­mit­tees on the Rules of Evi­dence, Health Law and the Rules of Civil Pro­ce­dure. Mr. Blaut has also served on a Griev­ance Com­mit­tee and has been the chair­per­son of a Griev­ance Com­mit­tee. Mr. Blaut has also lec­tured to trial attor­neys in the areas of per­sonal injury and trial prac­tice.

Mr. Blaut grad­u­ated from Syra­cuse Uni­ver­sity with a Juris Doc­tor­ate in law and a Mas­ter of Sci­ence in Account­ing in 1975. He grad­u­ated with a Bach­e­lor of Arts degree from the Uni­ver­sity of Mass­a­chu­setts Cum Laude in 1973.

Fol­low­ing law school Mr. Blaut rep­re­sented insur­ance com­pa­nies for one year before spend­ing the next 29 years at Abrams Anton, start­ing as an asso­ciate in the per­sonal injury depart­ment, and even­tu­ally became the head of the per­sonal injury depart­ment.

He has served on the boards of Tem­ple Sinai and Beth Ahm Israel syn­a­gogues, and was a vice pres­i­dent of Tem­ple Sinai.