John H. (Jack) Hickey is a trial attorney from Miami, Florida. For over 35 years, he has been trying personal injury and wrongful death cases in the areas of admiralty and maritime, railroad, medical malpractice, product liability, and general liability. For the first 17 years of his career, he represented cruise lines, railroads, and other self-insured Defendants as well as insurance companies. Eighteen years ago, he made the transition to representing plaintiffs. John H. (Jack) Hickey is Board Certified as a Civil Trial Lawyer by The Florida Bar and by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA), and Board Certified as an Admiralty & Maritime Lawyer by The Florida Bar. He is also a Past President of the Dade County Bar Association (DCBA), the largest voluntary bar association in Florida. John H. (Jack) Hickey is a member of The Florida Bar Board of Governors, the governing body of all The Florida Bar. John H. (Jack) Hickey is rated A/V by Martindale-Hubbell (the international listing of attorneys). He is also listed in WhoÍs Who in America, WhoÍs Who in American Law, and WhoÍs Who in Emerging Leaders in America. He has been chosen by other lawyers as a: ñTop Lawyer in South Floridaî in the areas of personal injury and maritime in the South Florida Legal Guide (2004- Present); ñLegal Eliteî in Florida Trend Magazine(top 1.7% of attorneys) (2006-Present); and Superlawyer in the area of personal injury in Superlawyers.com (2006 -Present). John H. (Jack) Hickey lectures and writes articles on trial practice and on substantive law including Maritime and Admiralty. He is a past Chair of The Florida Bar Admiralty Law Committee and is Past Chair of the Admiralty Section of the American Association for Justice.