- Super Lawyers, "Rising Star"
Sean A. Mickley
Sean A. Mickley is a member of the firm’s Business & Construction Litigation and Personal Injury Groups, where he concentrates on complex and compelling matters involving commercial, construction, real property and personal injury litigation. A native Floridian, Sean A. Mickley was born in Miami, raised in Vero Beach, and graduated from the University of Florida in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in Criminology. In 2010, he graduated from Barry University School of Law with honors. While at Barry, Mr. Mickley was a member of the award-winning Moot Court Honors Board, served as the Head Teaching Assistant for Barry’s Legal Research and Writing program, and achieved a Book Award in Motions and Depositions. Prior to graduation, Mr. Mickley had the pleasure of working as a Summer Associate with Gould Cooksey Fennell.
After graduating law school, Mr. Mickley accepted a position with a law firm in Orlando, Florida, where he practiced exclusively in commercial and construction litigation, representing clients in both the public and private sectors. In addition to his practical experience, Mr. Mickley is a published author on construction law-related matters in Florida Bar publications. He co-authored Chapter 7: “Bids, Bid Disputes, and Competitive Negotiations Involving Public Entities” of The Florida Bar Construction Law and Practice Manual, 7th Edition. Additionally, he recently authored two articles featured in the Florida Bar’s ActionLine Publication, “The Five Most Troublesome Contract Provisions on Private Construction Projects” published Fall 2014 issue and “Jax Utilities vs. Hancock Bank: Equitable Remedies No More?” published Winter 2015 issue. In 2015, Super Lawyers named him as one of Florida’s “Rising Stars,” effectively ranking him as one of the top 2.5% of attorneys in the state who are under the age of 40 and have been practicing law for 10 years or less, as chosen by their peers and through the independent research.
Mr. Mickley is an active and involved member of The Florida Bar, American Bar Association, and Indian River County Bar Association. He is a member of the Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar, where he currently serves as the Chair of the Publications Subcommittee on the Construction Law Committee. Mr. Mickley was also recently appointed as the Treasure Coast Builders Association’s legal advisor and is a member of the Board of Directors. Through his work, he strives to help people protect themselves and their assets in difficult construction law matters.
Awards and Designations
- The Florida Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section and Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section
- Indian River County Bar Association
- American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry
- Treasure Coast Builders Association, Board of Directors
- Treasure Coast Gator Club, President-Elect
- University of Florida (B.A., 2005)
- Barry University, College of Law (J.D., 2010)
Personal Interest or Leisure Activity
- Watching Gator Football
- Endurance Sports
- Spending time with his wife, Kristin, and two children, Landon and Caroline