About Mike Lotto
Introducing Attorney Michael Lotto, an accomplished and dedicated litigation and trial lawyer with the prestigious Ward Law Group. Michael is a critical legal team member because of his proven track record and wealth of expertise.
Michael attended Nova Southeastern University, where he graduated with impressive academic achievements, ranking in the top 10% of his class and earning Magna Cum Laude honors. He was also a Senior Law Review contributor, showcasing his dedication to legal scholarship.
As a highly qualified attorney, Michael is admitted to practice in multiple states and jurisdictions, including Florida, New York, Texas, and the District of Columbia. He is also admitted to practice in the Southern District of Florida and Middle District of Florida.
Michael has worked in various legal capacities throughout his career, leaving his mark in every role. As an assistant state attorney in Broward County, he gained invaluable courtroom and trial experience, trying numerous misdemeanor and felony cases to verdict. Later, he represented insurance companies in first-party property disputes, honing his civil litigation skills. However, his desire to prioritize individuals over corporations led him to a well-respected plaintiff's firm, where he represented injured patients in medical and hospital negligence claims and clients in general negligence and wrongful death claims.
Michael's dedication and expertise have resulted in significant achievements, helping clients recover tens of millions in settlements, including a confidential settlement totaling over $100 million. His success extends to multiple cases tried to verdict, further solidifying his reputation as a skilled trial attorney.
As an active member of the legal community, Michael holds memberships in various prestigious organizations, such as the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, Florida Justice Association, Miami-Dade Trial Lawyers Association, and Broward County Trial Lawyers Association.
Beyond his legal career, Michael values family and personal interests. He cherishes spending time with his wife and son, creating cherished memories. As an avid sports fan, Michael passionately supports the New York Yankees, New York Jets, and New York Islanders, enthusiastically following their triumphs and challenges.
Michael's decision to join the Ward Law Group was driven by his desire to work in a family-focused firm with a positive culture that values and cares for its employees. Michael thrives at the Ward Law Group, providing exceptional legal representation and demonstrating his commitment to serving his clients' needs.
An exceptional Litigation and Trial Attorney with a remarkable journey in the legal field. His dedication to justice, strong advocacy skills, and genuine care for his clients have solidified his position as a respected and trusted attorney at the Ward Law Group.
Honors & Recognition
- National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
- J.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2013
- B.A., Criminal Justice, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
- Texas, 2021
- New York, 2020
- District of Columbia, 2020
- Florida, 2013