Watching his father establish one of the most trusted and respected law firms in Florida has helped Philip DeBerard IV resolve to help personal injury victims in his own way. Upon joining the firm, he has followed Philip DeBerard III’s successful footsteps while employing his own passion and experiences.
DeBerard IV was born and raised in Stuart, Florida. The younger DeBerard went to his father’s alma mater, the University of Florida, to earn his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Afterwards, he gained his Master’s Degree in the same field and a Juris Doctorate from Stetson University.
He soon built his professional career upon the principle of helping people. DeBerard IV worked as the assistant Public Defender in Martin County, where he represented indigent clients involved in various criminal cases. He also gained experience in personal injury and business law, honing his skills in areas such as legal research, factual investigation, jury trials, and appeals.
On top of that, DeBerard IV is a licensed Independent Insurance Adjuster and an accredited Veteran’s Affairs lawyer, admitted to practice in all Florida State courts. His record has given him good standing in the Florida Justice Association and the Martin County Bar Association, and he is also a board member of the Young Professionals of Martin County.
DeBerard IV has inherited his father’s down-to-earth lifestyle. He embraces the Treasure Coast, where he enjoys fishing and boating during his free time. Admittedly a sports fan, he is also a proud member of Gator Nation.
Already, DeBerard IV has started contributing significant work to The Law Offices of Philip DeBerard, adding to the skilled team of lawyers and paralegals that have helped thousands clients claim justice for their personal injuries.