Dan Dannheisser, P.A.

Trial Lawyer Since 1977



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Dan Dannheisser

Trial lawyer since 1977

As Dan Dannheisser’s client, you will experience a whole new level of personalized, one-on- one service from a trial attorney driven to provide you the best representation and bring proven results that you and your family deserve.

A native Floridian, Dan graduated cum laude from the University of Florida and the University of Florida Spessard Holland School of Law. He brings 35 years of trial experience representing injured clients and leaves no stone unturned in pursuing the results you want and need.

Injuries change lives and the litigation required to restore lives can be frightening. From your initial consultation through your trial or settlement, Dan is with you, side by side, every step of the way. He takes the time to explain the law and your options and give you the advice and representation that you and your family need to put your lives together again.

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Honors, Professional

  • AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating given trial attorneys
  • Florida Bar Association Section Member:
       – Trial Law
       – Criminal Defense
       – Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Association of Trial Attorneys of America
  • Florida Justice Association
  • Former Chief Assistant, Office of the State Attorney, 12th Judicial Circuit
  • Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Committee

Bar Admissions

  • American Bar Association – 1977
  • Florida Bar Association – 1977
  • Sarasota County Bar Association – 1977
  • United States Supreme Court – 1978
  • Colorado Bar Association – 1978
  • United States District Court – 1978
  • United States Court of Appeals – 1978


  • Doctorate of Law, University of Florida College of Law, 1977
  • Bachelor of Art, cum laude, University of Florida, 1974

Community Service

  • Rotary Club of Sarasota Member and Foundation Board Trustee
  • Chairperson Community Coalition for Children
  • Sarasota Family YMCA Weiler Branch, Board Chairperson and Director
  • Safe Children Coalition, Board of Directors and Foundation Trustee 
  • Temple Sinai, Board of Trustees
  • Sarasota Family YMCA Metro Board, Director
  • Coastal Behavioral Health, Board of Directors
  • Sarasota Little League, Board of Directors
  • Sarasota County Youth Baseball, Board of Directors
  • Sunrise Kiwanis, Board of Directors (1993-2002)
  • Youth Baseball coach, Sarasota Little League Baseball
  • Youth Baseball coach, Sarasota Cal Ripken Baseball
  • Sarasota Sertoma (1978-1985)
  • Chairperson for Battle Buddies for Veterans
  • Youth Football Coach, Sarasota Ringling Redskins

Free Consultation

You will pay no fee for your initial consultation. Call Dan Dannheisser today at 941.444.9601 to schedule your free consultation. We do not require you to pay any monies in order to hire us to represent you in personal-injury or wrongful death cases. We will aggressively represent you on a contingency fee basis with a single-minded focus. Fees are paid to the firm only when you receive a settlement or jury verdict.

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