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ABOUT TAMPA LAWYER RAYMOND R. PINES

Mr. Pines was born on February 20, 1949 in Tampa, Florida. He attended Jesuit High School in Tampa, and thereafter received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of South Florida, where he served as President of Pi Sigma Epsilon fraternity.

Mr. Pines received his Juris Doctorate from Florida State University College of Law in 1974. While attending law school, he was chosen to be a certified intern for the Leon County State Attorney’s Office, where he prosecuted felony cases. Thereafter, he was chosen to be a certified intern for the Office of the Attorney General, where he assisted in writing and arguing appellate cases before the First District Court of Appeal and the Florida Supreme Court.

Mr. Pines he began his formal litigation career as an Assistant State Attorney for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in Hillsborough County, Florida. In his time as an Assistant State Attorney, Mr. Pines rose to the level of Division Chief, where he was responsible for major crimes including First Degree Murder.

Mr. Pines opened his law office in 1978. He has represented clients and has litigated complex cases throughout the state of Florida and throughout the country, including the states of Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, Georgia, Tennessee, Virginia, and New Jersey.

Mr. Pines is a member of the Family Law and Criminal Law Sections of the Florida Bar. He is also an active member of the Family Inn of Tampa (American Inns of Court).

Mr. Pines is married with a daughter and two grandchildren. He is an accomplished aircraft multi-engine instrument rated pilot, as well as a martial arts and sailing enthusiast.

ABOUT TAMPA LAWYER GREG GREEN

Greg Green was born on January 15, 1974 in Tampa, Florida, and graduated from Chamberlain High School in 1992. Mr. Green received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of South Florida, where he was a member of the University of South Florida Chapters of the Golden Key National Honor Society and Phi Beta Kappa.

Mr. Green received his Juris Doctor from Florida State University College of Law in 1998. While attending the FSU College of Law, Mr. Green was chosen as a certified legal intern for the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office. In April of 1999, Mr. Green was admitted into the Florida Bar.

Mr. Green began his legal career as an Assistant State Attorney in Hillsborough County, Florida. In that capacity, he worked his way through the ranks to become a lead trial attorney, handling a wide range of criminal cases from simple traffic offenses to the most serious of cases, including manslaughter.

Mr. Green entered private practice in 2001 at the law firm of Cannella, Breit & Green, specializing in criminal defense law. While in private practice, Mr. Green also handled family law and personal injury cases.

Before joining the law office of Raymond R. Pines & Associates, Mr. Green held a position as a senior attorney with the Office of the Attorney General’s Children’s Legal Services Bureau. In this capacity, Mr. Green was responsible for litigating child abuse and termination of parental rights cases for the Department of Children and Families in Hillsborough County. Mr. Green’s work with the Office of the Attorney General involved family law issues such as child custody, visitation and paternity.

In his ten years of experience, Mr. Green has become a skillful and effective litigator, having tried over 100 jury and non-jury trials. His work in both criminal and civil law enable him to provide exceptional legal representation for his clients.