George H. Knott, senior shareholder of Knott Ebelini Hart, was recently voted by his peers as one of the Florida Legal Elite ™ for 2017. The list of 1,144 lawyers selected for this honor will be published in the Legal Elite special report in the July issue of Florida Trend magazine. These individuals exemplify a standard of excellence in their profession and by doing so, have garnered the respect and esteem of their colleagues. This list represents fewer than 2% of the active Florida Bar members who practice in Florida.
George is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a Civil Trial Lawyer and as a Board Certified Business Litigation Lawyer. He concentrates his practice in the areas of business and construction litigation and is Certified by the Supreme Court of Florida as a Circuit Mediator. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, GA.