An attorney in Jacksonville, Florida, Michael Kalil most recently worked as a civil trial lawyer with Law Offices of John S. Kalil, P.A. In this capacity, he represented clients in a range of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including those resulting from car accidents and product liability. Michael Kalil spent several years as an assistant public defender with the Office of the Public Defender, trying 29 trials in cases that range from juvenile delinquency to felonies.
Attorney Kalil holds a bachelor of arts in philosophy from the University of North Florida, where he was a member of College Leadership Florida, and a law degree from Stetson College of Law. In addition to serving as the Student Bar Association class representative at Stetson, he earned a Certificate in Leadership Development from the College of Law. In recognition of completing more than 200 hours of pro bono community service, he received the William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award. On January 5, 2021, Michael Kalil will become a judge in the state of Florida.