Felipe B. Fulgencio, Esq., is the managing attorney and founder of Fulgencio Law in Tampa, Florida. His law firm pursues justice for Florida’s injured in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice and negligent security, as well as sinkhole, property claims and general litigation matters.
A native of Brazil, Mr. Fulgencio traveled the world as a professional athlete, winning 44 overall events in his career as a professional triathlete, racing in over 250 events. He attended and graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in History.
Mr. Fulgencio continued his education at the University Of Alabama School Of Law, one of the top 30 law schools in the United States. In May of 2011, Attorney Felipe Fulgencio earned a Juris Doctorate. Five days after graduation, he moved to the Tampa Bay area, where he has established his roots and lived ever since.
While in law school, Mr. Fulgencio served as an Honor Court Justice and as an editor of the Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review. Additionally, Mr. Fulgencio received a most outstanding award student in Trial Advocacy II, received the Order of the Samaritan Award and the Dean’s Community Service Award and a scholarship from the Birmingham Bar Association. Mr. Fulgencio was inducted in the Bench & Bar Legal Honor Society in the Fall of 2010, and he served as the vice president and treasurer or the Latin American Student Association.
Felipe’s experience includes clerkships and positions at the following:
THE BAYSHORE LAW GROUP – Tampa, FL
THE LAW OFFICES OF JOSEPH A. PORCELLI, P.A. – New Port Richey, FL
ROSEN HARWOOD, P.A. – Tuscaloosa, AL
THREE RIVERS LEGAL SERVICES – Gainesville, FL
THE OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER – Tuscaloosa, AL
UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW CIVIL CLINIC – Tuscaloosa, AL