VER PLOEG & LUMPKIN ATTORNEY MICHAL MEILER NAMED ONE OF THE 40 UNDER 40 OUTSTANDING LAWYERS OF SOUTH FLORIDA BY THE CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION
MIAMI, FL —Ver Ploeg & Lumpkin, an insurance coverage and bad faith litigation boutique, is pleased to announce that attorney Michal Meiler has been named a 2018 “40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of South Florida” by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. She will be honored at an event on Saturday, November 10.
Meiler focuses her trial practice in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, representing both policyholders and injured claimants. She is admitted to practice before the Florida Bar; the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Middle, and Northern Districts of Florida; and the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.
She is a member of the Board of Directors for the Florida Justice Association and is an active member of the Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association, the Florida Association of Women Lawyers, the Spellman Hoeveler Inns of Court, and the American Association for Justice where she serves on the Membership Oversight Committee. She is also a board member of the Tribe and participated in the 2015-2016 class of Leadership Miami through the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce.
A former Assistant Public Defender in Miami-Dade County, Meiler received her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from George Washington University and her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center.
Ver Ploeg & Lumpkin, P.A., was founded in Miami in 1995 and concentrates its practice in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, including trial work, arbitration and appellate representation in state and federal courts. The firm also handles related complex commercial litigation and disputes involving ERISA and health law. For more information, visit the firm’s web site at www.vpl-law.com.