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Mr. Wyland is one of the founding Partners of Wyland & Tadros LLP and is the Partner in charge of the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Litigation Group. For 26 years, Mr. Wyland’s practice has focused on all areas of insurance defense and civil litigation, particularly fraud and occupational exposure claims. In regards to the latter, Mr. Wyland currently represents employers across Florida in various types of alleged exposure claims, including asbestosis, hearing loss, “Sick Building,” mold, and other occupational disease claims.
Mr. Wyland is “AV” peer rated by Martindale-Hubbell, having achieved the highest rating afforded to lawyers. He is a prior Chair of the Florida Bar’s Grievance Committee for the 15th Judicial Circuit, a past member of the Board of Directors for the Friends of 440 Scholarship Fund, a current member of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, and the current Chair of the Workers Compensation Section of the Palm Beach County Bar Association.
Mr. Wyland is certified by the state of Florida Department of Financial Services — seminars to adjusters for Continuing Education credits. Topics that Mr. Wyland has presented include Exposure and Occupational Disease Claims, Bad Faith Claims, Permanent Total Disability, Medical Benefits and Managed Care, Arising Out Of/Course and Scope of Employment, 120 Day Rule, and Fraud.
Prior to founding the Firm, Mr. Wyland was the Managing Partner of the West Palm Beach office of one of South Florida’s largest and oldest insurance defense firms. He was also Senior Partner in charge of that firm’s Workers’ Compensation Litigation Group.
Mr. Wyland was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1992, and is also admitted to practice in the Southern and Middle Districts of the United States District Court of Florida. He is included in Strathmore’s Who’s Who and is listed as a Top Lawyer by the Legends Society.
Mr. Wyland is a 1989 graduate of the University of Florida, and a 1992 graduate of the Stetson University College of Law, where he served on the highly acclaimed Stetson Law Review. Mr. Wyland currently serves as a Mentor for the Stetson Law Review program.