Justin Shindore



Justin Shindore is a partner in the Tampa office of Lewis Brisbois and is a member of the Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation practice groups. He has acted as local and regional coverage counsel for various domestic insurance companies, as well as risk-retention groups organized under the Liability Risk Retention Act ("LRRA"). He counsels clients, handles settlements, and litigates cases involving all aspects of the insurance business, including statutory and regulatory compliance issues, and first-party and third-party coverage matters including matters arising from construction defect claims, transportation claims, environmental claims, pollution and toxic tort claims, and bad faith. He advises clients regarding policy wording and drafting issues, and routinely provides specific guidance regarding claims-handling issues for catastrophic claims, time-limited settlement demands, civil remedy notices of insurer violation (CRNs), Cunningham and Coblentz agreements, and excess exposure claims involving multiple claimants and/or multiple insureds.

Mr. Shindore has also advised and represented individuals, small businesses, manufacturers, transportation companies, non-profit companies and religious organizations, and a host of other entities in complex litigation and various other matters in state and federal court.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Insurance Law
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • Insurance Regulatory & Compliance

Additional Experience



USDC for the Southern District of Florida

USDC for the Middle District of Florida


  • The Florida Bar
  • Hillsborough County Bar Association

Awards & Honors

The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, Insurance Law, 2021-2024


University of Florida, Levin College of Law

Juris Doctor, cum laude, 2010

  • Dean’s List
  • Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy
    • Managing Editor
    • Executive Research Editor
  • Teaching Assistant:
    • Legal Research and Writing
    • Appellate Advocacy

University of Central Florida

Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2005