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PRESS RELEASE: Swope, Rodante Partners Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018

Swope, Rodante P.A. is proud to announce that four of the firm’s partners were included in the 2018 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

This is Ms. Rodante’s fifth consecutive time being included in The Best Lawyers in America. Furthermore, she was named the Best Lawyers 2018 Litigation – Insurance “Lawyer of the Year” in Tampa. Only one attorney with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic region is recognized as the “Lawyer of the Year” for each specialty and location.

Brandon Cathey has also been recognized by Best Lawyers for the third consecutive year for his success in Insurance Law. Stephanie Miles was recognized for the first time by Best Lawyers for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs this year. Additionally, this is Dale Swope’s 10th time being recognized for his work in Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs by Best Lawyers in America.

For over thirty years, Best Lawyers has announced an annual list of outstanding attorneys with exceptional abilities, professionalism, and integrity. The publication is highly regarded in the legal industry and depends on rigorous peer reviews from over four million top attorneys in the nation. Earning the recognition is a true testament to an attorney’s hard work and dedication to having a profound impact on the justice system.


Swope, Rodante P.A. is a civil trial practice firm with offices in Tampa, Florida and Decatur, Georgia. Practice areas include catastrophic personal injuries or wrongful death, insurance coverage disputes, and both first-party and third-party insurance bad faith actions. The firm’s team of experienced and knowledgeable attorneys and staff work with an unyielding commitment to protecting the rights of the injured and those who have been wronged by insurance companies. Our firm has held a deep commitment to playing an active role in improving our community. By donating tens of thousands of dollars every year to Hillsborough public high schools, awarding higher education scholarships and community service grants.