Managing Member, Founder
Gregory Perenich - Attorney at PERENICH The Law Firm
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is a forceful champion for the injured and co-founder of PERENICH
The Law Firm.
Greg's roots run deep in the Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco County legal communities, having been molded by his
earliest boyhood experiences as he
father, Guy Perenich, battle insurance companies and massive corporations in the courtrooms and often achieving great success for his
Million Dollar Advocate Forum - Greg Perenich
Continuing this proud tradition, Greg
has the undying confidence to battle the same corporate interests with the level of tenacity and creativity honed by the 20 plus years of experience as a trial attorney handling complex matters involving wrongful death, medical malpractice, automobile and truck injuries, and nursing home cases throughout the State of Florida.
Bringing these skills to the courtrooms for the benefit of his
clients is Greg's passion at PERENICH
The Law Firm.
With the recognition that his
clients seek to recover both emotionally and financially from a devastating event, Greg
understands the importance of taking quick and decisive action to strive to restore the economic independence of his
clients without compromising his
values for integrity, professionalism and the goal of making a full recovery on their behalf.
In 2009, Greg distinguished himself by becoming a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum
That same year he
was able to achieve a notable seven figure settlement in a tragic case involving the death of a 12 year old pedestrian who was forced to walk outside an improperly closed sidewalk only to be struck and killed by a hit and run driver along a major thoroughfare in south St. Petersburg.
In addition, he
is one of the first attorneys to try "bifurcated" jury trials to successful verdicts in Pasco County, achieving a verdict of over half a million dollars on a case in which the highest pre-trial offer from the insurance company was only $35,000.
father's footsteps by graduating from the University of Notre Dame
, and later obtained his
law degree from The Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C. During the early years of his
legal career he
advocated on behalf of crime victims as an Assistant State Attorney at the Dade County State Attorney's Office
, which at that time was under the direction of Janet Reno.
Greg enjoys volunteering at his sons' schools and recently undertook the role as Golf Coach at Guardian Angels Catholic School where he led his team to an undefeated season.
enjoys working with kids and improving the opportunities for disadvantaged children.
He is a past president for the Kiwanis Club of Palm Harbor and currently supports charities such as The Ryan Wells Foundation, Academy Prep in Tampa and Care to Share in Tarpon Springs.
He is a former adjunct professor at St. Petersburg College where he taught Business Law in the Paralegal Studies program.
has been married for the past 20 years to his
high school sweetheart, the former Kim O'Hara.
They enjoy spending time with their sons, Gregory
and Matthew, including hiking and basking in the surf in Kiawah Island.
regularly competes in sanctioned amateur golf tournaments throughout Florida, actively maintaining a USGA handicap index.
stays in good physical fitness by playing tennis and golf with his
sons, and occasionally taking shopping excursions with his