Theresa A. Domenico

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Theresa A. Domenico is a partner in the Tampa office of McCumber Daniels where she focuses her practice in the areas of insurance defense litigation, nursing home litigation, medical malpractice, general litigation and civil trial practice. 

Prior to joining McCumber Daniels, Ms. Domenico practiced civil litigation involving physician malpractice defense litigation, pharmaceutical laboratory compliance and pain management, personal injury defense, nursing home litigation, products liability and insurance defense.  Additionally, Ms. Domenico advised healthcare providers such as hospitals, physicians, nurses, pharmaceutical companies, nursing homes, insurers and any other provider of health care on all matters affected by Health Care Law including Medicare and Medicaid compliance, risk management, malpractice litigation and general business management issues.  She has educated staff at health care facilities all throughout the State of Florida about compliance with federal and state health care law.  Ms. Domenico represents clients throughout all phases of the litigation process including settlement negotiations, mediation, arbitration and trial.

Before entering private practice, she served the people of the State of Florida for five years as a prosecutor with the State Attorney’s Office of the Sixth Judicial Circuit.  In 2003, one year prior to being sworn in by the Florida Bar, the Florida Supreme Court certified Ms. Domenico to the practice of law.  She has tried over 45 jury trials and has served in the supervisory position as lead trial attorney and as lead counsel on multiple felony trials. 

As a former criminal defense attorney and state prosecutor, Ms. Domenico also has extensive experience working with the criminal justice system and in formulating trial strategy.  Her criminal trial experience and knowledge extends to representing numerous matters, including but not limited to DUI, theft, burglary, sex crimes, child abuse, white collar crimes and murder. 

Ms. Domenico graduated from the University of South Florida in 2000 receiving her Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in political science with a minor in business administration.  She attended Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida, where she received her Juris Doctor in 2003.  After law school, Ms. Domenico completed three state judicial internships to the Hon. Patrick K. Caddell, Hon. William H. Overton, as well as the late Hon. M.E. Tillman, who formerly served as a New York State Supreme Court Justice.  She also routinely serves as a Judge for both Stetson University College of Law Trial Team and the National Collegiate Trial Team Competitions. 

Ms. Domenico is an experienced trial attorney licensed to practice law in all Florida State Courts as well as the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida.  She is a member of the Florida Bar Trial Lawyers Section, St. Petersburg Bar Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Defense Research Institute and the Florida Defense Lawyers Association.