Areas of Practice: Personal injury, wrongful death, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, slip/trip and falls, negligent construction, products liability, medical malpractice, wrongful denial of insurance benefits including disability, health and ERISA insurance.

Ted Lina

• B.A. from the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 1992

• J.D. from the University of Florida College of Law (with Honors), 1996

• Awarded James F. Bailey, Jr. Scholarship by the Jacksonville Bar Association in 1995

Married for 19 years to his high school sweetheart, Molly.  They have four children, Matthew, Joshua, Kevin and Allison.

• Admitted to the Florida Bar in 1996
• American Association of Justice
• Florida Justice Association
• Jacksonville Justice Association

Member of San Jose Episcopal Church where he has served on the vestry, chaired the Rector Search Committee and serves as a chair of the San Jose Episcopal Day School Board.  He also serves as legal counsel for both the church and the school.


  • $1,900,000.00 recovery with highway construction and engineering contractors and state of Florida Department of Transportation in case arising from a motor vehicle accident on a flooded highway.
  • $200,000.00 recovery in an automobile accident case resulting in neck surgery where client had significant pre-existing injuries.
  • $315,000.00 recovery in a personal injury case where our client was pushed out of the back of a delivery truck while assisting the driver in unloading a roll of carpet. Client suffered multiple orthopedic injuries requiring surgery.
  • $250,000.00 recovery against a highway construction company and state of Florida Department of Transportation in a case involving a motor vehicle which lost control after hitting water on a flooded highway.
  • $135,000.00 recovery in an automobile accident for client who suffered a rotator cuff tear requiring surgery.
  • Policy limits recovery in wrongful death of motorcyclist by a hit and run driver.
  • $1,000,000.00 recovery for plaintiff suffering multiple orthopedic injuries and loss of an eye in an accident with a log truck that turned in front of her vehicle.
  • Multimillion dollar recovery for wrongful death of a worker killed in a collision with a truck at the Port of Jacksonville.
  • Seven figure recovery for death of college student killed in collision with a semi trailer on interstate highway during a construction project. Claims brought against trucking company and highway construction contractors.
  • $200,000.00 recovery for truck driver injured in collision with another semi tractor trailer resulting in orthopedic injuries and surgery.
  • Six figure recovery for client injured in shooting at convenient store resulting from inadequate security.
  • Six figure recovery for client assaulted in night club parking lot resulting from inadequate security.
  • $500,000.00 recovery in accident with semi trailer resulting in orthopedic injuries.
  • $850,000.00 recovery for wrongful death of man assaulted at house party.  Claims brought against tenants and landlord.
  • $250,000.00 recovery for motorcyclist injured after losing control in highway construction zone.  Claims brought against highway construction contractors.
  • $350,000.00 recovery in case arising from denial of disability insurance benefits.