As a Florida board-certified criminal trial lawyer and partner at Romano Law Group, Eric Romano has been effectively representing clients in civil and criminal matters, including personal injury and wrongful death, criminal defense and commercial litigation, for 15 years. During his career, he has gone to verdict in more than 100 criminal and civil trials. Eric was recognized by his peers for inclusion in 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America 2016 in the field of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. He also holds an AV Preeminent rating through the Martindale-Hubbell anonymous peer-review rating system and was named to Florida Super Lawyers from 2009 to 2011. He has been appointed Special Assistant State Attorney to prosecute criminal cases in Palm Beach County and President-Elect of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association. Eric also serves on the board of directors of the Florida Justice Association and frequently lectures on criminal and civil trial practice. Eric began his legal career in 1997 as a prosecutor with the state attorney’s office in Palm Beach County. As Assistant State Attorney, he prosecuted a wide variety of criminal cases in the misdemeanor, juvenile, domestic violence and felony trial divisions. In 2001, he left the public sector to join Romano, Eriksen & Cronin, which was renamed Romano Law Group in 2007. Eric is also a member of the Taos Group, an association of prominent trial attorneys from around the country who work together to better serve the needs of their clients.