Personal Injury Law

About Us

Laura D. Dolin, Esq.

  

   Laura D. Dolin, a member of both the Florida and Illinois Bars has been practicing Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Law for more than 30 years.


   Laura holds a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating and has dedicated her practice to personal injury, wrongful death cases, and representing persons injured as a result of the negligence of others.


   In June 2019, Laura founded DolinLaw P.A.   Her firm seeks legal remedies and justice for clients using the principles and techniques she developed using her longtime experiences as a trial attorney.


   From 2005-2019, she was a personal injury attorney at the prestigious Law Firm of Diana Santa Maria, P.A., located in Fort Lauderdale Florida.    In addition, she had the privilege of working for Leonard M. Ring in Chicago, Illinois.  Mr. Ring had been named the president of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America in Washington D.C.   For the past 25 years,  the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) awards top attorneys who dedicate their life and practice to ITLA, while upholding the same values and work ethic as Leonard M. Ring, the prestigious Leonard M. Ring Lifetime Achievement Award.


   Laura D. Dolin was born in Chicago, Illinois where she attended and graduated from the University of Illinois with a B.A. degree with honors in 1981. Her Juris Doctor degree was awarded in 1986 from South Texas College of Law located in Houston, Texas. While attending law school, she was a member of the Honorary Society of the Order of the Lytae,  Assistant Casenote Editor for the Law Journal, and published an article for AARP, Washington, D.C.  Laura later became a mentor for law students at Nova Southeastern University Law Center in their personal injury clinic. For a conference at the George Washington Law School held in May, 2006, she co-authored “Guideline for Handling Cases Involving Sexual Abuse of a Minor by a Public School Teacher.” This article was published in the  2006 Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers Magazine and in 2009 Nova Law Review. Laura was on the Board of Directors for Monarch Care and was awarded the “Transforming Lives Award” in 2014.   Presently, Laura is the outgoing President of the South Broward Bar Association

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Education

South Texas College of Law Houston

Doctor of Law - J.D.Field Of StudyLaw

1983 – 1986

Activities and Societies: Law Journal, Assistant Casenote Editor; The Order of the Lytae, Honorary Legal Fraternity; Recipient American Jurisprudence Awards in Contracts, Products Liability, Insurance Consumer Law and Media Law; Published Consumer Law Article, AARP, Washington D.C;. Supervisor for Juvenile Mock Trial Program, Houston Bar Association; Legal Intern, Office of the Attorney General of Texas; Selected for Special Research Project; Participant in Texas College of Trial Advocacy.


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Bachelor of Arts - B.A.Field Of Study Speech Communication and Rhetoric

1977 – 1981

Activities and Societies: Alpha Lamda Delta Honoary Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honary Society; Volunteer Illini Projects, Director of Prison Concern, Awarded Outstanding Volunteer Carle Hospital, 1990 and 1991; Big Sister, Assisted emotionally disturbed children at Adler Center.

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Experience

Founder, Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Firm

DolinLaw, P.A.

Jun 2019 – Present

Plantation, FL

  

Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Attorney
Law Offices Diana Santa Maria, P.A.

Oct 2005 – May 2019

Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area

All phases of pre-litigation and litigation involving Plaintiffs' Personal Injury, including: Wrongful Death, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice, Truck Accidents Automobile Accidents, Slip and Trip and Falls, Negligent Security, etc.


Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Attorney
Glantz & Glantz Law Firm

Jan 1992 – Oct 2005

Plantation, FL

All phases of pre-litigation and litigation involving Plaintiffs' Personal Injury cases.


Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Attorney
Schuler, Wilkerson

Jan 1990 – Jan 1992

West Palm Beach, Florida Area

All phases of pre-litigation and litigation involving Plaintiffs' Personal Injury cases.


Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Attorney
Fritzshall and Gleason, LLC

Jun 1987 – Jan 1990

Chicago, IL
All phases of pre-litigation and litigation involving Personal Injury cases.


Law Clerk

Leonard Ring and Associates

May 1986 – Jun 1987

Chicago, Illinois