John H. Gregory

Martindale-Hubbell | AV | Preeminent | 2015 | For Ethical Standards and Legal Ability | John H. Gregory

John H. Gregory

Coral Gables, Florida

Mr. Gregory was born and raised in Miami, Florida and attended Christopher Columbus High School. He has been with the firm since 1983 and a Partner since 1988. He practices in the areas of general commercial litigation, insurance and suretyship with an emphasis in construction law. He has handled all type of construction issues including contract drafting, contract disputes construction liens, insurance claims, delay claims, surety issues and condominium claims for various owners, developers, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, sureties and insurance carriers. He has handled complex and multi-partied litigation in both State and Federal Court and has represented parties before administrative bodies and in arbitration proceedings. He has also argued appeals in both State and Federal Court. He has lectured locally and nationally on construction issues. Mr. Gregory is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the preeminent rating available.

Percent of Practice Devoted to Litigation:

Over 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Proceedings

Areas of Practice

  • Building Construction Law
  • Surety Law
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Proceedings
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Drafting

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • Federal Claims Court


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. - 1982
  • Loyola University, New Orleans
    • B.B.A. magna cum laude - 1978

Published Works

  • Co-Author "Liability of Performance Bond Surety", The Law of Performance Bonds, ABA, 1999
  • Author and Lecturer "Construction Insurance, Bonding and Liens", Lorman Educational Services, 2005
  • Author and Lecturer "Construction Insurance, Bonding and Liens", Lorman Educational Services, 2006

Honors and Awards

  • Board of Directors, Dade County Young Lawyers, 1984
  • AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Member, Fidelity & Surety Committee
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Member, Construction Committee
  • American Bar Association, Member, Forum Committee on Construction
  • Surety Claims Institute, Member
  • National Bond Claims Association
  • Dade County Bar Association, Member, Construction Law Committee
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated, Member