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John Heyward Hickey (Jack)

John Heyward Hickey, American lawyer. Bars: Florida 1980, United States District Court (southern dist) Florida 1980, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1982, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1983, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985.

Background

  • Hickey, John Heyward was born on December 18, 1954 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Weyman Park Hickey and Alice Joan (Heyward) Brown.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Florida State University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Duke University, 1980.

    Career

    • Trial lawyer Smathers & Thompson, Miami, 1980-1985, Hornsby & Whisenand P.A., Miami, since 1985, partner, 1988, Hickey & Jones P.A., Miami, 1988—1999, Hickey Law Firm, P.A., Miami, since 1999. Lecturer securities litigation International Association Finance Planners, 1989, 90, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, 1990, Flood Insurance Conference, Columbus, Ohio, 1991, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1992, Orlando, Florida, 1993. Lecturer admiralty law, Florida Bar, 1994, 2000.

      Lecturer slip and fall litigation Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Montreal, Canada, 2001-2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bars: Florida 1980, United States District Court (southern dist) Florida 1980, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1982, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1983, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Florida Bar Journal, 1990, Trial magazine, 2000, P&I International, 1998.

    Membership

    Interviewer of prospective undergraduates Duke University Alumni Advisory Committee, since 1984. Arbitrator Miami Marine Arbitration Council. Fellow Florida Bar Foundation (life).

    Member American Bar Association (litigation management/economics committee since 1986, commercial transactions and banking committee since 1986), Florida Bar (chairman admiralty law committee 2000-2001, chairman grievance committee 1986-1989, vice chairman since 1999, lecturer Bridge the Gap seminars 1984-1985, judicial evaluation committee 1985, chairman 11th circuit fee arbitration committee since 1991, certified civil trial lawyer since 1990, lecturer admiralty law 1994, chair admiralty law committee since 1997), Dade County Bar Association (board directors 1996-1999, treasurer 1999-2000, secretary 2000-2001, vice president 2002-2002, president-elect 2002-2003, president 2003-2004, board directors since 1998, chairman membership committee 1982-1983, chairman circuit court committee 1983-1984, director 1984-1986, chairman young lawyers section meetings and programs committee 1985-1986, chairman young lawyers section sports committee 1984-1985, executive committee since 1985, chairman professional arbitration subcommittee since 1986, certified of merit 1985, 88, 89, 91, 921, 93, board directors 1990-1993, 97—, chairman banking and corporation litigation committee 1990, 91, 92, chairman civil litigation committee 1992-1993, executive committee 1992-1993), Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, Propellor Club of the United States (Miami division), Florida Council Bar Association President (life), Association Trial Lawyers American, Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (proctor), Maritime Law Association, Miami Marine Arbitration Council, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • father: Weyman Park Hickey Brown
    • mother: Alice Joan (Heyward) Brown
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    Born December 18, 1954
    (age 62)
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