Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
Michael Schwebel, Jr. practices in the firm's West Palm Beach office, where he currently focuses on defending hospitals and health care providers in medical malpractice cases. Before joining Billing Cochran, Mr. Schwebel gained extensive experience defending a wide array of negligence claims, ranging from premises liability and legal malpractice to automobile and aviation suits.
A South Florida native, Mr. Schwebel has both trial and appellate experience and is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Florida, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
Mr. Schwebel has been listed in Super Lawyers as a "Rising Star" for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. He has received an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell which reflects the greatest degree of ability and integrity as recognized by the legal community including judges and attorneys.
University of Florida (B.A., Political Science, 2004)
University of Florida Levin College of Law (J.D. with Certificate in Environmental and Land Use Law, 2007)
Florida Bar (2008)
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida (2008)
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida (2011)
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida (2011)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2011)
Palm Beach County Bar Association
The Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court, Associate (2011)
American Bar Association
The Defense Research Institute
Animal Legal Defense Fund