Ed is a shareholder who focuses primarily on appellate litigation, critical motions practice, and trial practice. He has argued before multiple federal and state appellate and trial courts; drafted and submitted scores of briefs for filing in state and federal appellate and trial courts around the country (including the Supreme Court of the United States); and handled every stage of federal and state trial litigation, from conducting depositions to presenting closing argument at trial.

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Experience

  • Supreme Court of the United States
    • Florida v. Georgia, No. 142 O (U.S.)
    • Anderson v. Florida, No. 18-1306 (U.S.)
    • Beckman v. Florida, No. 18-6185 (U.S.)
    • Kelley v. Florida, No. 17-830 (U.S.)
    • Hoever v. Belleis, No. 17-1035 (U.S.)
    • Fernandez-Rundle v. McDonough, No. 17-1034 (U.S.)
    • Ganson v. City of Marathon, Florida, No. 17-393 (U.S.)
    • Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association, No. 16–476 (U.S.)
    • Rodgers v. Florida, No. 18-113 (U.S.)
    • Prison Legal News v. Jones, No. 18-355 (U.S.)
    • Peede v. Florida, No. 18-6378 (U.S.)
    • Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University v. Roche Molecular Systems, Inc., No. 09-1159 (U.S.)
  • Federal Courts of Appeals
    • Taylor v. Polhill, No. 18-14934 (11th Cir.)
    • Hoffer v. Inch, No. 19-11921 (11th Cir.)
    • McGroarty v. Swearingen, No. 19-10537 (11th Cir.)
    • National Association of the Deaf v. Florida, No. 18-12081 (11th Cir.)
    • National Rifle Association v. Attorney General, No. 18-12081 (11th Cir.).
    • Seminole Tribe of Florida v. Biegalski, No. 18-12094 (11th Cir.)
    • Hand v. Scott, No. 18-11388 (11th Cir.)
    • Block v. Pohling, No. 16-15637 (11th Cir.)
    • Sears v. Rivero, No. 15-15080 (11th Cir.)
    • United States of America v. Charles E. Green, No. 11-5564 (6th Cir.)
  • State Supreme Courts
    • Advisory Opinion to Attorney General re: Right to Competitive Energy Market for Customers of Investor-Owned Utilities; Allowing Energy Choice, No. SC19-328 (Fla.)
    • Florida Highway Patrol v. Jackson, No. SC18-468 (Fla.)
    • City of Miami Beach v. Florida Retail Federation, No. SC17-2284 (Fla.)
    • Love v. State, No. SC18-747 (Fla.)
    • Martin v. State, No. SC18-789 (Fla.)
    • Department of State v. Florida Greyhound Association, Inc., No. SC18-1287 (Fla.)
    • County of Volusia v. Department of State, No. SC18-1339 (Fla.)
    • Anstead v. Detzner, Nos. SC18-1344, SC18-1513 (Fla.)
    • Detzner v. League of Women Voters, No. SC18-1368 (Fla.)
    • International Association of Firefighters Local S-20, Florida State Fire Service Association, et al. v. State of Florida, No. SC17-1434 (Fla.)
    • Steel of West Virginia, Inc. v. Morrisey, Nos. Pre-Petition 16-033 & 16-1104 (W. Va.)
    • State v. Hernandez, No. 15-0538 (W. Va.)
  • State Intermediate Apellate Courts
    • DeSantis v. Geffin, No. 1D19-928 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • County of Volusia v. Lee, No. 1D19-1089 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Northwood Associates, LLC v. Detzner, No. 1D18-10 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Gainesville Woman Care v. Florida, No. 18-0623 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Forman v. Florida Department of Revenue & Florida Department of Financial Services, No. 1D18-1891 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Boston v. State, No. 1D17-5190 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Aviles-Manfredy v. State, No. 1D17-3005 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Jacksonville Kennel Club v. Department of Business & Professional Regulation, No. 1D18-1997 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • People United for Med. Marijuana v. Florida, No. 1D18-2206 (Fla. 1st DCA)
    • Toiran v. State, No. 3D17-2389 (Fla. 3d DCA)
    • Florida Department of Revenue v. Bugliaro, No. 3D17-1476 (Fla. 3d DCA)
    • Arceri v. State, No. 3D17-2712 (Fla. 3d DCA)
    • Investment Corp. v. Department of Business & Professional Regulation, No. 4D15-0460 (Fla. 4th DCA)
    • Hight v. State, No. 4D16-4261 (Fla. 4th DCA)
    • Florida Office of the Attorney General v. Bilotti, Jr., No. 4D18-1645 (Fla. 4th DCA)
    • R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. Evers, No. 2D13-2553 (Fla. 2d DCA)
    • R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. Crawford, No. 3D13-2909 (Fla. 3d DCA)
    • R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. Ciccone, No. 4D11-3807 (Fla. 4th DCA)
    • R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. Hargroves, No. 2D11-3792 (Fla. 2d DCA)
  • Federal District Courts
    • Sims v. Jones, No. 4:16-cv-49 (N.D. Fla.)
    • Democratic Executive Committee of Florida v. Lee, No. 4:18-cv-520 (N.D. Fla.)
    • VoteVets Action Fund v. Detzner, No. 4:18-cv-524 (N.D. Fla.)
    • Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee v. Detzner, No. 4:18-cv-528 (N.D. Fla.)
    • City of South Miami v. Moody, No. 1:19-cv-22927 (S.D. Fla.)
    • Vigue v. Shoar, No. 3:19-cv-186 (M.D. Fla.)
    • Knight v. Sheriff, No. 4:17-cv-464 (N.D. Fla.)
    • Roberts v. Bondi, No. 8:18-cv-1062 (M.D. Fla.)
    • Frontier West Virginia Inc. v. Justice, No. 2:17-cv-03560 (S.D. W. Va.)
    • West Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association v. Justice, No. 2:17-cv-03609 (S.D. W. Va.)
    • Eilola v. Terry, No. 2:16-cv-11572 (S.D. W. Va.)
    • James v. Experian, No. 3:12-cv-902 (E.D. Va.)
    • Dreher v. Experian, No. 3:11-cv-624 (E.D. Va.)
  • State Trial Courts
    • Hunt v. Bondi, No. 2018 CA 564 (Leon Cty.)
    • Weston v. Scott, No. 2018 CA 699 (Leon Cty.)
    • Florida v. Purdue Pharma, No. 2018 CA 001438 (Pasco Cty.)
    • Reynolds v. Florida, No. 18-CA-819 (Leon Cty.)
    • Broward County v. Scott, No. 2018 CA 882 (Leon Cty.)
    • State ex rel. Morrisey v. CRH, PLC, et al., No. 17-C-41 (Kanawah Cnty. Cir. Ct.)
    • State ex rel. Morrisey v. Mylan, N.V., Misc. Action No. 16-P-435 (Kanawah Cty. Cir. Ct.)
    • State ex rel. Morrisey v. Larry’s Drive-In Pharmacy, No. 16-C-202 (Boone Cty. Cir. Ct.)
    • State ex rel. Morrisey v. Crab Orchard Pharmacy, No. 17-C-12 (Raleigh Cty. Cir. Ct.)
    • State ex rel. Morrisey v. Judy’s Pharmacy, No. 16-C-54 (Hardy Cty. Cir. Ct.)

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