Amy E. Ray



Amy Ray joined Kubicki Draper after representing plaintiffs in cases involving various types of insurance disputes including disability income, life insurance, and health care claims. In combination with her background in human physiology and public health, Amy brings a wealth of experience in cases involving medico-legal issues and a unique perspective as a former plaintiffs’ attorney.

Amy has a diverse range of academic and professional experience. Prior to attending law school, she was a Special Agent and tactical EMT with the Drug Enforcement Administration. From this career, she brings finely honed investigative skills to complement her legal work.  

Amy's Juris Doctor is from Stetson University College of Law and while in law school, she had the honor to intern at the Supreme Court of Florida in the Chambers of Peggy A. Quince. Amy was a Notes & Comments Editor for Stetson Law Review, recipient of the Victor O. Wehle award for outstanding performance in trial advocacy, and recognized with the William Blews Pro Bono award for over 650 hours of service during law school.

Outside of work, Amy enjoys spending time with her family and her dog and is a volunteer judge for Florida synchronized swimming. 

Practice Areas


  • Stetson University (J.D., 2014)
    Honors Program, Notes & Comments Editor for Stetson Law Review, recipient Victor O. Wehle Award for outstanding performance in trial advocacy, William Blews Award for pro bono service, Intern at the Supreme Court of Florida in the chambers of Justice Peggy A. Quince
  • Northern Michigan University (B.A., 2003)
    cum laude
  • Northern Michigan University (M.S., 2005)
    magna cum laude
  • Nova Southeastern University (M.P.H., 2013)
    with honors


  • State of Florida, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida, 2016
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association Paraclete Magazine Editor


  • Spanish

Speaking Engagements / Presentations

  • Panel Member, Stetson Law Review Scholarship Luncheon, Morrow v. Balaski: Sheltering the School while Exposing the Injured, 2014

Published Works

  • Amy Ray, Bye-bye Big Gulp? New York City’s Attempt to Limit the Sale of Soda, 44 Stetson L. Rev. 265 (2015).
  • John V. Tucker & Amy Ray, Life Insurance Beneficiaries Under ERISA Plans -  Bye Bye Substantial Compliance, St. Petersburg Bar Association Paraclete (Jul/Aug 2017).
  • Ignacio Solares, Timothy Compton & Amy Ray (neé Pesola) trans., The Golden Coin: Freud & Jung, La moneda de oro: Freud & Jung, Ediciones Ermitaño, Mexico (2004).

Past Employment Positions

  • Intern at the Supreme Court of Florida in the chambers of Justice Peggy A. Quince

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer judge for Florida synchronized swimming.
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Miami Office

25 West Flagler Street, Penthouse
Miami, FL 33130

T: 305.374.1212 F: 305.374.7846

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402 Applerouth Lane, Suite 2C
Key West, FL 33040

T: 305.509.7300 F: 305.374.7846

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One East Broward Boulevard, Suite 1600
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

T: 954.768.0011 F: 954.768.0514

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515 North Flagler Drive, Suite 1800
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

T: 561.640.0303 F: 561.640.0524

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400 North Ashley Drive, Suite 1200
Tampa, FL 33602

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201 South Orange Avenue, Suite 475
Orlando, FL 32801

T: 407.245.3630 F: 407.245.7685

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101 Southwest 3rd Street
Ocala, FL 34471

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Jacksonville Office

76 South Laura Street, Suite 1400
Jacksonville, FL 32202

T: 904.396.0062 F: 904.396.0380

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Pensacola Office

125 West Romana Street, Suite 550
Pensacola, FL 32502

T: 850.434.0003 F: 850.434.0223

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Tallahassee Office

1705 Metropolitan Boulevard, Suite 202
Tallahassee, FL 32308

T: 850.222.5188 F: 850.222.5108

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13350 Metro Parkway, Suite 401
Fort Myers, FL 33966

T: 239.334.8403 F: 239.939.0700

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11 North Water Street, Suite 10290
Mobile, Alabama 36602

T: 251.308.3351 F: 251.287.1624

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Seattle Office

800 5th Avenue, Suite 4100
Seattle, WA 98104

T: 206.453.3030 F: 206.829.9046

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In 1963, Gene Kubicki founded the firm based on dedication to excellence. The same high standards have been maintained for over five decades -- years which have seen the firm’s ranks swell to over 100 attorneys.


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