John Goran Joins Hall Booth Smith as Partner in North Palm Beach

NORTH PALM BEACH, FL  – Hall Booth Smith, P.C. is delighted to announce that it has hired veteran litigator John J. Goran as a partner in North Palm Beach, Florida, as the firm expands its medical malpractice expertise to serve clients across the Sunshine State.

Goran brings more than 25 years of experience to the firm, and has a statewide litigation practice concentrated in medical malpractice, general liability, products liability, pharmaceutical litigation including a multi-district opioid dispensing case, trucking litigation and automobile negligence claims.

He has tried cases throughout the state of Florida, and represents large companies, hospitals, pharmacies, insurers and medical professionals. Goran earned a Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Miami. He was appointed by the Miami-Dade County Commissioners to the Educational Facilities Authority, and serves as the Vice Chairman of the committee. Goran  has been recognized as “Top Attorney” by South Florida Legal Guide, as Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine, and is a AV Preeminent Attorney, Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

Goran joins North Palm Beach Managing Partner Denise L. Dawson, Partners Jodi Barrett and Duane L. Cochenour, and Of Counsel Peter A. Cooke and Associate, Kate Watson, in Hall Booth Smith’s growing North Palm Beach office.

“We are thrilled to bring John’s extensive knowledge of medical malpractice precedent and case law to better serve our clients all across Florida and beyond,” Dawson said.

About Hall Booth Smith

Established in 1989, Hall Booth Smith, P.C. (HBS) is a full-service law firm with six regional offices strategically located throughout Georgia, as well as offices in Birmingham, Alabama; Charleston, South Carolina; Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina; Jacksonville, North Palm Beach and Tallahassee, Florida; Nashville and Memphis, Tennessee. Experienced across a wide range of legal disciplines, HBS attorneys pride themselves on providing knowledgeable, proactive, client-specific counsel to individuals, domestic and international corporations, state and federal agencies, and nonprofit organizations. The firm’s promise: “Serving to Achieve Excellence.” To learn more, please visit: www.hallboothsmith.com.