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Anthony M. Amelio

Shareholder | Fort Pierce Office

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Anthony M. Amelio, a shareholder in HR Law’s Fort Pierce office, was admitted to the Bar of the United States Supreme Court in 2019. A member of the Florida Bar since 1996, he has been Board Certified as a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation since 2005.

Tony represents employers, carriers, and third-party claims administrators with a special focus on professional employer organizations. Two of his clients, Packard Claims and SouthEast Personnel Leasing, administer more than 250,000 Florida employees in a wide variety of industries.

Tony holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and a Master’s of Science in International Affairs from Florida State University. In 1996, he earned his Juris Doctor with Cum Laude honors from Stetson University, where he was a member of the Law Review. Prior to practicing law, he served as an aide to gubernatorial campaigns for Jeb Bush in 1993 and Bob Martinez in 1990.

CERTIFICATIONS/SPECIALTIES

  • Board Certified since 2005

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Florida, 1996
  • United States Supreme Court, 2019

EDUCATION

  • Stetson University College of Law,
    St. Petersburg, Florida

    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: Cum Laude
    Law Review: Staff Member, Stetson Law Review, 1995 – 1996

  • Florida State University,
    Tallahassee, Florida, USA, 1993

    M.S., Master of Science
    Major: International Affairs

  • Florida State University,
    Tallahassee, Florida, USA

    B.S., Bachelor of Science
    Honors: Dean’s List
    Major: Political Science

PRIOR EXPERIENCE

  • Bob Martinez for Governor

    Governor’s Travel Aide, 1989 – 1990

  • Jeb Bush for Governor

    Campaign Assistant, 1993