Louis D. Putney
Firm:
Louis D. Putney Attorney at Law
Phone:(813) 831-3376
Address: 4805 S. Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL 33611

Membership:
University: University of Florida, B.S.B.A., Economics, 1974, University of Florida, J.D., with honors, 1977
Admitted: 1977, Florida
Biography: Experienced Probate, Estate Planning, & Guardianship AttorneyLicensed to practice law in the State of Florida since 1977Hillsborough County Bar Association (1978 - present)Real Property, Probate & Guardianship Section of the Florida Bar (1983 - present)Offices in Tampa, Florida, since 1979, with experienced staffPractice devoted to probate, guardianship, & estate planning mattersReceived the respected “AV Preeminent” rating by peers in Martindale-Hubble, “A” being the highest rating awarded for legal ability and “V” being the highest rating awarded for professional integrity and reliability (1986 - present)Rated “Superb” by Avvo.com2010 Outstanding Pro Bono Service Case Referral Panel Award presented by the Hillsborough County Bar AssociationStaff Attorney for Lutheran Ministries (now Lutheran Services Florida) throughout their two terms as Public Guardian for Hillsborough County (1990 - 1998)Other Honors and AssociationsBoard of Directors, Nathan B. Stubblefield Foundation - a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation which operates WMNF Community Radio 88.5 FM - volunteer position (1987-1993, 1995-2001, 2003-2007, & 2009-present)Human Rights Advocacy Committee, Dist. VI - investigated complaints of human rights violations made against Florida Health & Rehabilitative Services within a 6 county area - volunteer position - by gubernatorial appointment (1985 - 1988) - Vice Chair (1987 - 1988)Personal InterestsMarried to Karen - 3 children (Devin, Jeff & Dana)Licensed Captain with 100 ton Master's licenseAvid cruising & racing sailor - member Davis Islands Yacht Club