Marcos A. Gonzalez-Balboa, Esq.
Marcos A. Gonzalez-Balboa is a well-known, South Florida attorney, practicing in the Personal Injury field since 1979. He is Board Certified* in Civil Trial Law since 1994. He is admitted to practice law in Florida and the Federal Court for the Southern District of Florida, where he has been involved in Civil Rights, Admiralty, and Maritime cases. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Mr. Gonzalez-Balboa has worked on thousands of cases ranging from Automobile and Premises Liability to Medical Malpractice and Product Liability, which has resulted in millions of dollars recovered for his clients. Mr. Gonzalez-Balboa has been involved in at least 100 Jury Trials as lead counsel. In 2000, he attained the third highest jury verdict in Broward County. He has litigated over one-thousand cases. He has been involved in high profile cases, including the City of Miami Mayoral Election case in 1998.
Marcos Gonzalez-Balboa was born in Havana, Cuba and has lived most of his life in the Miami area. He graduated and obtained his undergraduate degree from Florida International University, where he was a nationally ranked athlete from 1975-1976. Mr. Gonzalez-Balboa went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida, in 1979.
Mr. Gonzalez-Balboa is actively involved with the American Cancer Society and several Catholic charities. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus. He has been invited to speak on several legal issues on television and radio including Medical Malpractice and Constitutional Violation cases.
- Florida International University, BA – 1976
- University of Florida, JD – 1979
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
- Florida Bar Association
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- American Cancer Society
- Knights of Columbus
Board certification is one of the highest recognitions a lawyer in Florida can receive. The very difficult testing and extensive background peer review to confirm professional conduct is such a high standard that just seven percent of our eligible membership has achieved this level of recognition. - Gregory Coleman, Florida Bar President