Internet Law Commentary

Law and Technology from a Palm Beach lawyer

Christopher Hopkins

 

Phone: 561-671-3668IMG_0252

Email: christopher.hopkins@akerman.com

Christopher B. Hopkins is an AV-rated Florida lawyer and partner at Akerman LLP.  This site is not related to any law firm.

He divides his time between trial and appellate work: commercial, construction, health, medical, professional, and probate.

In addition to his work in the courtroom, Christopher’s practice frequently involves emerging technologies, including contract drafting, litigation, and regulation in: app development, bitcoin/virtual currency, cloud computing, data breach, defamation, drones, e-discovery, e-retention, EULA, internet crimes, medical marijuana, privacy, social media discovery/policy, and internet contracts.

Linked In profile is here.

Akerman profile is here.

Credentials

  • AV-Rated by Martindale Hubbell.  Excellence rated by Avvo.
  • Voted 8 years among Florida Trend’s “Legal Elite”
  • Developed 2 iPhone Apps for lawyers
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Civil Circuit Mediator
  • Qualified Arbitrator
  • 2012 Trial Advocate Quarterly Award
  • 2010-2011 Chair, Technology Committee, Palm Beach Bar Assn.
  • 2008 James Lawless ADR Award
  • 80+ publications on civil practice, law and technology, and legal ethics

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