Peter N. Meros was born in 1947, is a native of St. Petersburg and has lived here throughout his entire life. His family has practiced law in St. Petersburg continuously since 1952. He and his wife, Marcy, were married in 1969 and have two daughters, Kelly and Amy and four grandchildren.
He graduated from Stetson Law School in 1972 and has practiced law exclusively in St. Petersburg since that time. He is “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell and is a member of the first group of lawyers who were board certified in civil trial law by the Florida Bar in 1983. He is one of the few lawyers in the State who has remained board certified since that date. He has been recognized by his peers as one of Florida’s leading lawyers. Mr. Meros practices in the fields of family law, collaborative law, and a general civil trial practice including personal injury and medical malpractice.
He is a member of the St. Petersburg Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, American Bar Association, Canakaris Inns of Court, and is admitted to practice before all State Courts in the State of Florida, the United States District Court 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He was appointed by both Governors Bush and Crist to the Judicial Nominating Commission and has served two terms on that commission and served as both vice-chairman and chairman.