Jeanmarie Whalen is an experienced civil trial lawyer and shareholder in the law firm of Domnick Cunningham & Whalen.
has a statewide and national practice devoted solely to representing the victims of catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death.
has litigated complex cases and specializes in trucking, automobile, aviation, maritime, bicycle, as well as motorcycle and pedestrian accidents.
has obtained numerous multi-million dollar recoveries for her
clients and earned membership into the Million Dollar Advocates Forum
, a nationwide forum limited to trial lawyers who have won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements.
has achieved an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available from the nation's oldest guide to the legal profession, for her
legal ability and ethical standards.
She is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a nationwide forum limited to trial lawyers who have won multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements, and has been named a "Top Lawyer" by the South Florida Legal Guide multiple times.
is admitted to the Florida Bar, the New York Bar, and the Connecticut Bar
In addition to her successful law practice, she has held several esteemed leadership roles.
She currently holds positions in both statewide and national trial lawyer organizations, serving on the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) and the Florida Justice Association and as Treasurer of AAJ's Trucking Litigation Group.
She is a past President of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL), Florida's statewide women's bar association.
She has also served as a two-term President of the Palm Beach County Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers.
is a past Chair of the Women's Caucus of the Florida Justice Association
and a past Chair of the Florida Bar Convention
Additionally, she has served as an appointed member to the Florida Bar Grievance Committee, which included service as its' Chairperson.
has been active in establishing a number of seminars and popular legal education programs designed specifically for women lawyers, including the Florida Association
for Women Lawyers' Trial Advocacy Skills seminar series which she
chaired for several years.
has also lectured at various seminars throughout the country for the Florida Justice Association
, the American Association for Justice
, and various state trial lawyer organizations.
has also authored numerous articles in national and international legal publications.
other professional associations include the Palm Beach County Justice Association
, the National Association of Women Lawyers
, the Palm Beach County Bar Association
, the National Women's Political Caucus
and the National Association of Female Executives.
In addition to her professional associations and legal service, Ms. Whalen has committed her time and efforts to various community organizations, including serving on the Board of Directors of the Center for Family Services and the Palm Beach County Cultural Council.
Ms. Whalen received her Juris Doctorate from Whittier College School of Law and her undergraduate degree from The Catholic University of America.
resides in Palm Beach Gardens with her
husband and two sons.
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