Harold A. Saul

Equity Partner, Executive Board Member


Harold Saul is a shareholder in the Tampa Office. During his entire career, Harold has aggressively handled extensive personal injury claims, including traumatic brain injuries, significant injuries to property or business and wrongful death claims in both State and Federal Court. More recently, Harold has developed a specialty in Construction Defect cases, handling these complex claims in presuit, state court and arbitration.

Harold has prided himself on service to clients, determining early on in each case a potential resolution strategy so the client's goals for each case are met. This involves communication with the client to develop a strategy, updating that strategy and in most cases, making an early offer. Harold is a seasoned litigator, having tried well over 100 cases to verdict. While most cases will not go to trial, this experience is recognized by his opposition and allows for successful resolutions as they know if necessary, Harold will take a case to trial. Harold has also utilized this vast experience in educating claims professionals and other colleagues on topics and strategies relating to all types of claims, as Harold is certified by the State of Florida as a Continuing Education Instructor.

Harold inherited Polycystic Kidney Disease and his kidneys failed in 2010. Harold was fortunate to receive a kidney transplant in 2012 and during the entire never missed a step both inside and outside the courtroom. As a result of his disease, Harold has "given back" to the community thru involvement in various charity organizations focusing mainly on Kidney Organizations. This includes fundraising, lobbying the United States Congress for funding for research, as well as providing education to the general public and patients about kidney disease and organ transplantation. He is the co-chair of the Walk for PKD in Tampa and has previously served as a National Board member for the PKD Foundation and the National Kidney Foundation. He has also served as President of the National Kidney Foundation of Florida.

Practice Areas


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, FL (J.D., 1988)
    with honors
    Member, Mock Trial Team
  • Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL (B.S., 1985)
    Omicron Delta Kappa; Gold Key Honorary; National Residence Hall Honorary; Pi Gamma Mu (Social Science Honorary); Beta Gamma Sigma (National Business Honorary) Golden Key National Honor Society; Who's Who in American University and Colleges; Dean's List; 1981-1985, Water Polo Team, 1982-83, Captain


  • State of Florida, 1988
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1989


  • Certified Continuing Education Instructor, State of Florida

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance, Member
  • KHI (Kidney Health Initiative), Member
  • PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) Foundation, Board Member (1997 - 2007)
  • National Kidney Foundation of Florida, Board Member (1990 - 2006)
  • National Kidney Foundation, Inc., Various Committee Positions (1990 - 2000)
  • National Kidney Foundation, Inc., Board Member (1996 - 1998)
  • National Kidney Foundation of Florida, President (1995 - 1997)

Special Awards and Recognitions

  • Listed Tampa Bay Magazine, Tampa Bay's "Top Lawyer" (2010, 2012 & 2014)
  • Named "Florida's Legal Elite" in Civil Trial Practice, Florida Trend Magazine (2007 & 2009)
  • Named Florida "Super Lawyer" in Civil Litigation Defense, Law & Politics Magazine (2006 & 2007)
  • Rated "AV Preeminent" by Martindale Hubbel

Special Engagements/Presentations

  • "Borderline Injury Cases, Proposals for Settlement & Rental Vehicle Coverage", Liberty Mutual, 2015
  • "5-HR Law and Ethics Update", Rimkus, 2015
  • "We have Fraud, Can we Prove it?", West Coast Claims Association, 2015
  • "How Ethical Claim Handling and Careful Preparation will help Carry the Day", CRA 2014
  • "Avoiding Bad Faith Pitfalls", North American Risk Services, 2014
  • "Premises Liability and Fraudulent Claims", Liberty Mutual Insurance, 2014
  • "Negligent Security and Indemnity Clauses in Construction Contracts", National Claim Services, 2014
  • "Bad Faith, UM/UIM and Legal Concepts for Defending Automobile Negligence", Hanover Insurance,2013
  • "Mock Mediation: Facts for Mediation & Negotiation Exercise", Infinity Insurance, 2013
  • "Here's a Notion-File a Motion & Passing the Blame and Finding Coverage for Defective Coverage Work in Construction Cases", Travelers, 2013
  • "Spreading The Misery: Indemnity Clauses in Construction", Mid-Continent Insurance, 2013
  • "Premises Liability 2013 Update and Construction - Transferring Risk", Amerisure Insurance, 2013
  • "Significant Changes to the Florida PIP Law & Good Faith Documentation", NARS Insurance, 2013
  • "Effective Mediation Preparation, Strategy and Presentation for the Claims Professional, GEICO, 2013
  • "Ethics for Claims Professional", Kubicki Draper, Claims Management Conference, 2012
  • "Proposals for Settlement", Kubicki Draper, Claims Management Conference, 2010
  • "Early Case Resolution Strategies", Kubicki Draper, Claims Management Conference, 2009
  • "Electronic Discovery - Effective Use of Computer Forensics", Kubicki Draper, Claims Management Conference, 2008


  • "Admitting Trial Exhibits," co-authored with Sharon Degnan, The Defense Speaks, Ch. 68, Florida Defense Lawyers Association, 2006
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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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