Josh joined the firm in 2002 having worked in probate and estate planning. He has expanded his practice in multiple disciplines and is a sought after speaker and lecturer on many of his practice areas.
Mr. Goldis practices in the areas of civil litigation with an emphasis on property and casualty defense and has litigated cases through verdict in both bench and jury trials. In addition he has litigated cases in the commercial arena, defended trademark infringement claims, workers compensation claims, and is versed on construction defect and lien law.
Mr. Goldis has first or second chaired well over 50 jury trials and has stood down multiple million dollar medical claims under Letters of Protection with juries rendering defense verdicts in many of those cases.
In addition to his trial practice, Mr. Goldis counsels clients on all aspects of business formation and dissolution. He is also a title agent with The Fund and has been involved in commercial and residential closings. Additionally, he is one of few trial lawyers in the state who is well versed in medical / RAC audit processes.
He attended the University of Florida as an undergraduate and received his law degree from Valparaiso University School of Law where he was active with VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Association) providing assistance to lower income individuals with their tax preparation needs. He is also active in the Pinellas County Trial Lawyers Association where he is serving his second term as treasurer. He is admitted to practice in all State Courts in Florida as well as in Federal Court for both the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida.
He is also active in the Pinellas County Trial Lawyers Association. He is admitted to practice in all State Courts in Florida as well as in Federal Court for both the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida.
Areas of Practice:
Valparaiso School of Law
University of Florida, B.A.
2553 First Avenue North
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Territory of Practice:
State of Florida