The Porter Law Firm was founded by James O. Porter in 1969 and has been in existence for over 50 years. Over the half-century of its existence, the Firm has fought countless civil rights battles in an effort to achieve equality for all and has faced corporate giants whose conduct and products has injured and killed many.
Marwan Porter, the managing partner of the Porter Law Firm, is one of the top personal injury trial lawyers in the county and has achieved over 1 BILLION DOLLARS in results for his clients. He is a proficient litigator specializing in wrongful death, personal injury, police brutality, trucking, premises liability, sexual assault, discrimination and business litigation cases, including tobacco litigation, mass torts and complex contractual disputes. He is licensed to practice law in multiple states including Florida, New York, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. Marwan works with many attorneys throughout the country to assist them in litigating, funding and maximizing the value of their cases.
As a result of his national success, in 2018 Marwan was appointed the Chair of the Small Firm and Solo Practitioner Division of the National Bar Association, which has been in existence since 1925. In 2019, Marwan Porter was sought out by The Cochran Firm, founded by one of the greatest trial lawyers in U.S. history, Johnny L. Cochran, Jr. As a Cochran lawyer, Marwan was successful in opening several Cochran offices throughout the country that represented many clients from disadvantage communities. Further, in 2019, Marwan founded Police Misconduct and Justice Task Force which was formed was to address the nation’s police brutality epidemic. Additionally, in July of 2019, Marwan achieved a record-breaking $5,250,000.00 motorcycle crash settlement in less than 45 days. In 2020, Marwan played an instrumental role in the historic $800 MILLION Las Vegas Mandalay Bay mass shooting settlement with MGM.