AV Rated - What it means:
Helene Daniel has received Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for legal and ethical standards. Ms. Daniel is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell by both her peers and her clients. An AV Preeminent rating is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.
Ms. Daniel has practiced law in Florida since 1986 and is also admitted to practice in the District of Columbia.
In 2008, Ms. Daniel founded Daniel Law Group, P.A., to focus primarily on her mediation practice. Previously, Ms. Daniel was the Managing Partner of Gallagher, Daniel & Keenan, P.A., a Tampa firm whose statewide trial practice included nursing home litigation, medical malpractice, complex personal injury, wrongful death, commercial and construction litigation.
While General Counsel to Nucci Medical Clinic, L.L.C., and Citrus Park Surgery Center, L.L.C., in Tampa, Florida, Ms. Daniel’s practice focused heavily on Healthcare Law, including regulatory compliance, licensure, HIPAA and AHCA regulations.
During the course of her extensive professional career, Ms. Daniel has represented Plaintiffs, Defendants and Non-Party Physicians. She has tried many jury and non-jury cases.
In 2001, Ms. Daniel became certified by the Supreme Court of Florida as a Mediator for Circuit Civil Court. Since that time, most of her mediations involve medical malpractice, nursing home, wrongful death and complex personal injury cases, as well as First Party Coverage Issues.
As a litigator, Ms. Daniel is thorough, detailed-oriented and knowledgeable. As a mediator, she brings her experience, integrity and a sound understanding of the litigation process to the table.
Professional Associations and Memberships:
2009-2011, Director, National Conference of Women Bar Associations
2007-2008, Past President of Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers (HAWL)
2005-2008, Florida Bar Grievance Committee for the 13th Judicial Circuit
2009-2011, Barrister, Ferguson-White American Inns of Court
1996-2017, Member of HAWL