Serious Lawyers for Serious Cases®
Leighton Law is a Florida personal injury law firm. We specialize in helping people who have been seriously injured or have lost loved ones due to the negligence of others. We are trial lawyers who have won some of Florida’s largest verdicts and settlement for our clients.
Founding partner John Elliott Leighton is a board certified trial lawyer with over 38 years of experience as a personal injury attorney, handling complex and catastrophic cases in all state and federal courts. He has been selected for “The Best Lawyers in America” for over 18 years. Both partners, John Leighton and Max Panoff, have been selected by Florida SuperLawyers for their skills in personal injury litigation. By aggressively representing our clients we have obtained some of the largest verdicts and settlements in Florida. We represent clients from around the world, many of whom have been injured while visiting Florida. We help people injured from:
- car and truck crashes
- medical malpractice
- violent crimes and negligent security
- defective products
- resort/travel/vacation/aviation/cruise ship accidents
- sexual assault and abuse
- nursing home abuse and neglect
- construction accidents
- theme parks and amusements
Our offices in Miami and Orlando allow us to cover the entire state to better represent anyone who has suffered an injury in Florida.
Parasailing safety regulations.
John Leighton appears on CNN to comment on proposed parasailing safety regulations.
Today Show with John
John Leighton appears on NBC’s “Today” show as part of his representation of the family of Amber May White, who was killed in a parasailing tragedy.
Cover story: Leighton Crusader for Safety
John Leighton featured on the cover of South Florida Legal Guide
John Leighton’s 2 volume book Litigating Premises Security Cases.