PRACTICE AREAS:

  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Catastrophic Injury / Wrongful Death
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse

EDUCATION:

  • University of Richmond, B.A., 1998
  • University of Miami School of Law, J.D. degree, 2002

BAR ADMISSIONS:

  • Florida Bar, 2002
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2003
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2006
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2006

Gregory M. Yaffa is a civil trial lawyer and shareholder in the law firm of Domnick Cunningham & Whalen. He devotes his practice to representing the victims of catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death and insurance company bad faith. Mr. Yaffa is dedicated to litigating complex cases and righting wrongs for clients who have suffered devastating injuries due to the negligence and misconduct of businesses and insurance companies.

In addition to his successful law practice, Mr. Yaffa has been elected into leadership by several respected professional associations. He is immediate Past President of the Palm Beach County Justice Association and was one of the youngest attorneys to hold the organizations’ highest office. Formerly, he served as President of the North County Section of the Palm Beach County Bar Association and Chair of the Young Lawyers Section of the Florida Justice Association.

Mr. Yaffa has earned an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell in the areas of Insurance, Personal Injury and Litigation. An AV Preeminent Rating is the highest rating that an attorney can receive and awarded only to those demonstrating the highest level of professional excellence. His reputation in the legal field has also earned him distinctions by The Best Lawyers in America©, Florida Super Lawyers, “Top Lawyer” status by South Florida Legal Guide and inclusion on Florida Trend’s Legal Elite list.

Mr. Yaffa is a regular columnist for the Florida Justice Association Journal where he provides expert analysis and insurance related case law updates. He was also featured by PBG Lifestyle Magazine in an article titled “Preserving a Legal Tradition.”

Mr. Yaffa received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law and his undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond. He is admitted to practice law not only in the State Courts of Florida, but also in the Florida Federal Courts, including the United States District Court, Middle District Court of Florida, the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida and the United States District Court, Northern District of Florida.

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  • Best Lawyers in America (2014 – 2018)
  • South Florida Legal Guide “Top Lawyer” (2013-2017)
  • Florida Super Lawyers (2013-2017)
  • Florida Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” (2009 – 2012)
  • Top 40 under 40 – National Trial Lawyers (2012)
  • AV Preeminent® status, Martindale Hubble
  • Florida Trend’s Legal Elite (2015)
  • Florida Justice Association
    • Rising Star Award (2012)
    • Bronze Eagle Award (2013)
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Florida Justice Association
    • Chair, Bad Faith Committee (2016-2017)
    • Board Member
    • Chair of the Young Lawyers Section (2012-2013)
    • Eagle Member
  • Palm Beach County Justice Association
    • President (2016)
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association – North County Section
    • President (2014-2015)
    • Board Member
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Insurance Bad Faith Trial Lawyers Association (2012)
  • Broward County Trial Lawyers Association
  • Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County
    • Former Board Member
  • Lecturer: “Recognizing and Preserving the Bad Faith Case,” Broward County Trial Lawyers Association (2017)
  • Lecturer: “Recognizing and Preserving the Bad Faith Case,” Florida Justice Association Annual Convention (2016)
  • Lecturer: “How Federal Bad Faith Decisions are Impacting your Everyday Practices,” Florida Justice Association Workhorse Seminar (2016)
  • Lecturer: “Intake & Sign-up,” Personal Injury Boot Camp Series, Florida Justice Association (2014)
  • Lecturer: “Demand Package, Bad Faith & Insurance Adjusters,” Personal Injury Boot Camp Series, Florida Justice Association (2014)
  • Lecturer: “The Past, Present & Future of Bad Faith in Florida,” Palm Beach County Justice Association Annual SCOPE Seminar (2014)
  • Lecturer: “Collateral Source Evidence — Maximizing Presentation to the Jury and Leaving Set-Offs Post Trial, and Other Recent Developments,” Florida Justice Association (2008)
  • Lecturer: “Preparation and Thoroughness Continues – Preparing Depositions & Medical Record Summaries,” Florida Justice Association (2007)
  • Lecturer: “The Who & What – Deposition Summaries and Summaries,” Continues – Preparing Depositions & Medical Record Summaries,” Florida Justice Association (2006)
  • Jewish Federation of Palm Beach Gardens
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Domnick Cunningham & Whalen

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2401 PGA BOULEVARD SUITE 140
PALM BEACH GARDENS
FL 33410
Phone: (561) 625-6260