Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney
Certified Civil Trial Advocate (National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Martindale-Hubbell 'AV' Rated Attorney
Sid Stubbs, has more than 40 years of experience in the areas of commercial and corporate litigation and law firm litigation. It's not surprising that Chambers USA listed him among America's Leading Business Lawyers and said: "According to sources, Sidney Stubbs “remains the shining light and beacon of the Bar in Palm Beach County.”; He focuses on complex commercial and business litigation as well as legal malpractice disputes" and Boca Magazine called Mr. Stubbs "a lawyer’s lawyer" because much of his practice consists of the representation of other lawyers. Sid was awarded with the Palm Beach County Bar Association's Professionalism Award in 2005. Some of his other distinctions include being listed as the a "Distinguished Attorney" by the South Florida Legal Guide; member, Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite "Hall of Fame" “Top Point Getter” by Law & Politics Florida Super Lawyers Magazine and Law and Politics Corporate Counsel Super Lawyers; recognized as among the "Legal Elite" by Florida Trend Magazine; by the South Florida Legal Guide as one of the Top Lawyers in South Florida; and by Best Lawyers in America (for over 20 years) on the elite "Bet-the-Company Litigation" list, and was named West Palm Beach Best Lawyers "Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year," 2009 and 2010.
Former Florida State Chair of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a Life Fellow in the American Bar Foundation, Mr. Stubbs has also served as a member of the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar and former President of the Palm Beach County Bar Association. He served as Special Counsel to the Honorable Bob Graham, Governor of Florida in 1983 and 1984.
- Has represented numerous national and Florida law firms in malpractice and law firm "break-up" litigation
- Successfully defended a national company against a $75 million claim arising out of the purchase of a smaller company.
- Obtained a defense jury verdict for a national law firm in a case claiming malpractice in the resolution of prior litigation.
- Obtained a directed verdict in a case representing a national law firm in which the plaintiff sought $12 million alleged damages for malpractice in the preparation of partnership documents.