Patrick W. Lawlor, Esq.

Personal Injury Attorney Expert, Sports Agent, Adjunct Professor at Florida Atlantic University


Personal Injury Attorney, Patrick W Lawlor, is the President and Founder of Lawlor & Associates. For the past 25 years, he has been helping those who have been injured to obtain justice. His career spans a broad range of litigation, that includes cases involving Personal Injury, Negligent Security, Product Liability, Wrongful Death Claims, Premises Liability, Cruise Line, Crew Members, Boating Injuries, Criminal Misdemeanor and Felony Cases. An accomplished Personal Injury Attorney, Patrick W Lawlor brings more than 25 years of trial experience to the firm. He has tried over 200 civil jury trials with an impressive record of successful verdicts and settlements. Whether he is handling a complicated Wrongful Death case or a Slip and Fall involving public property, Patrick W Lawlor is always prepared to give his all to his clients.

In addition, as a result of his courtroom successes, Patrick W Lawlor has collected millions of dollars for his clients. He was invited to be a Member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Club, which recognizes attorneys who have obtained settlements and jury verdicts in excess of $1 Million dollars. He has been a Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney for the past 20 years. Only 1% of practicing attorneys in Florida are Board Certified in Civil Trial Law. And, he is considered an Expert in the area of Civil Trial Law. Additionally, for the past 3 years, Patrick W Lawlor has been associated with Florida Atlantic University’s MBA in Sports Management teaching, Sports Law as an Adjunct Professor.
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  • University of South Florda – B.A. Magna Cum Laude
  • University of South Florida – Masters of Public Administration
  • Nova Southeastern School of Law


  • U.S. Southern District of Florida Federal Court
  • U.S. Middle District of Florida Federal Court
  • 20 years as Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Civil Trial Law less than 1% of all attorneys in Florida are Board Certified.
  • Florida Bar
  • U.S. 11th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • The Palm Beach Justice Association
  • The Broward County Trial Lawyers
  • Former NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor
  • FAU Paradise Club
  • Flagler College Athletic Scholarship Fund
  • Former Board Member of Florida Sports Foundation

Patrick Lawlor’s hobbies are equally impressive. He is the President and Founder of Galaxy Sports Advisors, a full service sports agency focused on representing outstanding professional athletes and preparing them for life as professional athletes and for life after sports. Originally from Connecticut, he currently resides in Boca Raton, Florida. Patrick Lawlor enjoys golf, boating, Triathlons and many other athletic activities.

Legal Honors

  • Florida Board-Certified in Civil Trial Law

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating – Highest Rating for Attorneys

  • Multi-Million Dollard Advocate

Legal Organizations

  • Florida Justice Association

  • Palm Beach County Justice Association

  • Broward County Trial Lawyers

  • Broward County Bar Association

  • Palm Beach County Bar Association

Sports Organizations

  • Former NFLPA Certified Agent

  • MLBPA Baseball Agent

  • Board of Directors – Florida Sports Hall of Fame

  • Chairman – Broward County Sports Hall of Fame

  • Former Board Member – Florida Sports Foundation


Florida Atlantic University (FAU) MBA

  • Sports Management

  • Adjunct Professor

  • Sports Law