Mr. Covitz joined the Firm in 2000, became a partner in 2002 and a shareholder in 2012. He litigates cases in both State and Federal Court. His practice focuses on matters involving hospital and individual physician liability, insurance coverage, and general and auto liability disputes. Mr. Covitz manages the Firm’s Boca Raton office. He has lectured on various topics related to medical negligence and insurance coverage disputes at local hospitals and seminars. Mr. Covitz has received a Martindale-Hubbell® AV Peer Review Rating.


  • University of Vermont
    Burlington, Vermont, 1984, B.A.
  • Nova Southeastern University School of Law
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1991, J.D.

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1991
  • U.S. District Court,
    Southern District of Florida, 1992
  • U.S. District Court,
    Middle District of Florida, 2010
  • U.S. District Court,
    Northern District of Florida, 2015

Professional associations/Activities

  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
  • Miami-Dade County Bar Association


      • Auto Negligence
      • General Civil Litigation
      • Insurance Defense
      • Insurance Coverage
      • Medical Negligence
      • Hospital Subrogation and Lien Recovery