2022 Expertise Award for Best Probate Lawyers in St. Petersburg

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    2022 Expertise Award for Best Probate Lawyers in St. Petersburg

    2022 Expertise Award for Best Probate Lawyers in St. Petersburg

    • St. Petersburg Estate Planning and Probate Attorney has over six decades of experience helping people secure their legacy. We have a proven track record of success for our clients. Our law firm has been around for a long time because we get great results and don’t take advantage of people. 
    • Our lawyers have achieved a 10.0 AVVO rating, the highest possible score, signifies our attorneys’ substantial experience and successful track record. This rating considers various factors, including years of practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements, and peer endorsements. Attorneys with a history of winning complex, high-stakes cases are more likely to achieve this rating, which serves as a benchmark of excellence and reliability in the legal profession.
    • 2024 Super Lawyers (allowed to publicly announce after June 24) – Many of our  lawyers have been selected to be on the Florida Super Lawyers 2024 list. Super Lawyers is an exclusive list that honors less than 5 percent of attorneys in the entire state of Florida. Super Lawyers is a research-driven and peer-conducted rating system that is part of Thomson Reuters. Only the most outstanding lawyers with substantial professional achievement are chosen by their peers to represent Super Lawyers. With their patented multiphase selection process, this honor reinforces our lawyers’ high standings both with the clients we work with and the legal community as a whole.
    • Our firm has been recognized as ‘Best Law Firm’ and ‘Best Estate Law’ by the Tampa Bay Times’ Best of the Best People’s Choice Award. Our firm has been the recipient of the Tampa Bay Times’ Best of the Best People’s Choice Award consecutively over the last five years. This award is a community voting based contest that chooses the best businesses, companies and services in Tampa Bay. Every year, the Tampa community members cast over 135,000 votes to choose the top businesses in the area. We are honored to have our efforts in Criminal Defense law be recognized by the people of Tampa Bay.


    St. Petersburg Estate Planning and Probate Attorney stands out due to our commitment to client success and our extensive expertise in estate planning law. Our attorneys have consistently secured favorable outcomes for clients, earning reputations for diligence, compassion, and legal acumen. Simply put, they are the toughest around, but also fair.  Our firm is dedicated to providing personalized service, ensuring that each client receives the attention and support they deserve throughout their legal journey. You can count on our Estate Planning and Probate Attorney to have your back.

    Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A., an acclaimed law firm in St. Petersburg, has won the 2022 Expertise Award for Best Probate Lawyers in St. Petersburg, another year in a row with an A+ rating. The Expertise Best Probate Lawyers in St. Petersburg Award recognizes the top firms in their field that have performed outstandingly over the year. An Expertise award is granted based on an impressive five-pronged rating system for availability, qualifications, reputation, experience, and professionalism. Expertise is a nationally recognized award for the top service professionals in their fields.

    Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. has won over 425 other awards and recognitions. In addition to the 425+ accolades, the firm was voted Best of the Best by Tampa Bay Times – three years in a row, from 2019-2021. They were also awarded the People’s Choice Award Best of the Bay 2021. In addition, six of the attorneys at Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. have been named Super Lawyers, which is an esteemed peer-nominated professional achievement. Named by U.S. News and World Report “one of the best law firms in America,” they proudly wear their title as a Tier 1 law firm in their category of Metropolitan law firms.

    Excellence in and Out of the Courtroom

    A particularly distinguishing feat of Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. is that it is one of the last mid-size boutique law firms left in the Bay area. Its longevity and longstanding reputation can be partly attributed to its giving back to the community. Each member of the firm participates in extracurricular activities and non-profit work. Leading by example is Sean McQuaid, who served as a past president of the St. Petersburg Bar Association. Sean is now the third president of the firm, following Anthony Battaglia and Aubrey Dicus, past president and CEO. They do more than just practice law – they dedicate themselves to service and excellence. It’s no wonder they are consistently ranked as a top law firm in the area and acknowledged by clients as the best law firm in Tampa Bay.

    A Legacy That Lives On

    Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. Is Tampa Bay’s leading law firm. It was established in 1958 by Anthony S. Battaglia, a founding partner. Anthony Battaglia was known for his bold style and exceptional case preparation. Today, Battaglia’s legacy is continued through the attorneys in the firm who are respected for their personalized, punctual and accessible representation. They have been catering top-notch legal services to individuals and businesses in St. Petersburg, Riverview and all across the greater Tampa Bay area for over 60 years.

    As a full-service law firm, Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A.’s notable attorneys are recognized for handling personal injury, insurance disputes, business and corporate, real estate, probate, and estate planning, wills and trusts, criminal defense, appeals, and general civil litigation.

    “Every Client Is Our Most Important Client”

    Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. has earned their outstanding reputation through dedication to each client. They are experienced in representing not only individuals but also businesses in litigation. With extensive trial practice, their record of success in high-profile cases is one to be applauded.

    At Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A., they believe that every client is their most important client. Their loyal Tampa Bay clientele remains so because of their reasonable prices and putting the interest of their clients first. It’s clear that their expert legal counsel is so highly sought after because of their commitment to helping every client achieve the best possible outcome in legal matters. For more information about Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A., you can visit their website or contact the firm at 727-381-2300.

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    2019, 2020 & 2021

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