Levin Papantonio - Pensacola Personal Injury Lawyer – Most Awarded
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David Levin and Reubin Askew started our law firm in 1955. Since that time, we have grown to 40 attorneys, and have earned a reputation as one of the most successful personal injury law firms in America.

We represent clients in all 50 states and have won more than $4 billion in jury verdicts and settlements.

We specialize in cases involving prescription drugs; medical devices; defective products; consumer protection; and all other types of claims involving personal injury.


Our Specialty and Expertise


Nationally Recognized Leader in Personal Injury Law

Leader in Injury LawOur accomplishments in personal injury law have been featured on CNN, Fox, ABC, CBS & NBC. Our lawyers have appeared in The Wall Street Journal; The New York Times; Forbes magazine; Time magazine; National Law Journal; and US magazine.


What Makes Our Law Firm Different


Over the past 65 years, we have handled more than 100,000 claims involving personal injury. Each year we teach 1,500 lawyers how to successfully represent personal injury clients. We host the international television show "America's Lawyer."


We are featured in America's top legal publications; including Best Lawyers in America, U.S. News & World Report Best Law Firms, Trial Lawyers Hall of Fame, and America's Elite Trial Attorneys.

Fees & Resources

Our lawyers provide free case evaluations, and work on a contingency fee. We never charge any fees or costs in a personal injury case unless you first recover. Our 40 attorneys, 4 investigators, and 2 medical staff work together as one team for you.


We provide our clients the individual attention, dignity, and respect they deserve. We keep them informed, and tell them how long it will take to resolve their claims and the likelihood of success.


Our Commitment to Our Clients & Our Community


We started helping clients in our hometown of Pensacola in 1955. Today, we represent clients all over America. Yet, we have never forgotten our roots, and we have kept our office in Pensacola for more than 65 years.

We encourage our employees to perform community service to give back to those who have given so much to us. To date, our employees have donated more than $35 million to charity, and tens of thousands of hours of time.

For more information, visit our Community Service page.


What Our Clients Say

Client Testimonials

Below are some of the emails and letters that our clients have sent us.

You saved my life. I was in a state of fear. I was a lay person all alone. . . . You all are good people. I am grateful you are in our community protecting the vulnerable and wronged. . . . I know there are far worse tragedies and I am soooo lucky, but for me this was a defining moment in my life and I am glad you were there to act with grace when I could not. Aisha A.

I am so appreciative of the hard work and dedication that you put forth on my case. I cannot thank you enough for making my mom and I feel so comfortable throughout this whole process. . . . I wanted to let you know that I will never forget you! Shelly R.

I want to express my deepest appreciation for all the hard work you and your team did for my father. I can’t tell you the words to tell you how impressed I was with the passion that you showed through the process. While I know that this is what you do for a living, it is obvious that you care deeply about your clients. Carol W. & Ernest S.

To read more of our client statements, visit our Testimonials page.