Albert H. Lechner, Esq., has joined Edwards & Ragatz P.A. as a civil litigation attorney.
Lechner specializes in personal injury, medical malpractice, nursing home and product liability cases. He is licensed to practice in Florida, Maryland and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Middle Districts of Florida, U.S. District Courts in the District of Columbia and the District of Maryland.
He has represented clients in more than 70 trials to verdict, including numerous verdicts in excess of $1 million. Lechner also has negotiated numerous settlements in excess of $1 million. He has supervised and trained litigation associates, and has extensive experience utilizing focus groups for trial preparation.
He is on the board of governors for the Jacksonville Justice Association and a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Florida Justice Association, American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America) and the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington D.C. He has been a guest lecturer for the Jacksonville Justice Association, Maryland Trial Lawyers Association, Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington D.C. and the National Business Institute.
Lechner graduated cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law with a juris doctorate. His second language is German.
Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., is a law firm located in Jacksonville, Florida, that represents the injured, victims and consumers in all courts. The firm’s attorneys are experienced in handling all types of personal injury and death cases, as well as complex commercial litigation. The firm’s attorneys are recognized nationally as trial experts. The attorneys serve in prominent positions in local and state trial lawyers’ associations and have testified before the legislature on issues of importance to the justice system.