Lauren Calta has been a practicing attorney since 1992. She is licensed in both New York and Florida, as well as the Middle District of Florida. Since 1995 her practice has focused solely on representing victims who have been injured or killed through the negligence or recklessness of others. Through the years, she has represented thousands of personal injury clients against the insurance industry, obtaining millions of dollars on their behalf.
Lauren has been named one of the Top 10 Female Attorneys as well as Top Personal Injury Attorneys by Personal Injury, and is an official member of Lawyers of Distinction. She has spoken at local schools and has written about the dangers of distracted and drunk driving, is a member of Tampa Bay Trial Attorneys, Clearwater Bar Association, and the Florida Justice Association.
Ms. Calta was born in Miami, Florida and raised in Staten Island, New York, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. John’s University in 1988. In 1991 she graduated from Brooklyn Law School, where she earned the American Jurisprudence Award in Evidence and immediately began her legal career as an Assistant District Attorney with the Kings County District Attorneys’ Office, where she litigated misdemeanor and felony trials. In October of 1994, Ms. Calta relocated to Florida and in 1995, upon admission to the Florida Bar, began battling the insurance industry on behalf of her clients.