Joshua Magidson

Hall of Fame Inductee, Josh Magidson
  • Shareholder, Board of Directors
  • jm@macfar.com
  • 727.444.1417

  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1980
    University of Connecticut, M.A., 1974
    University of Maryland, B.A., 1973

  • All Florida State Courts
    U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida
    U.S. Court of Appeals - 5th and 11th Circuits
    U.S. Supreme Court

  • The Florida Bar
         Business Litigation Section
    Clearwater Bar Association

  • 6th Judicial Circuit Nominating Commission, Former Member
    6th Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee, Former Member

  • Listed among Tampa Bay's Top Lawyers by Tampa Bay Magazine
    Best Lawyers in America (2009-2013)
    Recipient of the Richard T. Earle, Jr. Professionalism Award 2007
    Florida Trend’s Legal Elite 2011
    Florida Super Lawyer (2013, 2014)
    Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating

  • Stetson University College of Law, Chairman of the Board of Overseers (2008-)
    Ruth Eckerd Hall, Inc., Board Chairman 
    Clearwater Arts Council, Former Board Member
    Florida Orchestra - Conductor Search Committee, Former Board Member 
    Stetson Lawyers Association, Past President (1997-98)

  • Mr. Magidson’s primary area of practice is civil trial work, with extensive work in commercial cases, creditors’ rights and general civil litigation.  He has experience in handling federal civil rights cases involving first amendment issues and local municipal ordinances which he successfully litigated before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Business representation includes auto dealerships.