William Edward Cassidy

Certified Legal Specialties

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1974
  • Connecticut, 1977
  • Florida, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • J.D. cum laude - 1974
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts
    • B.B.A. - 1967


  • Lecturer, "Products Liability in Admiralty", Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, Atlanta, Georgia,, 1976

Honors and Awards

  • Elected Student Bar Association Class Representative, 1972-1973
  • Recipient, American Jurisprudence Awards in Civil Procedure and Contracts
  • West Corpus Juris Secundum Award
  • Named in Top Attorneys In Florida by SuperLawyers.com in the area of Transportation, June 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dade County Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member, Admiralty Committee
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States, Member
  • The Propeller Club of the United States, Port of Miami, President, 1992 - 1993
  • Transportation Lawyers Association, Member
  • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute, Inc., Member
  • Miami Maritime Arbitration Council, Miami, Florida., Director
  • Association of Average Adjusters, London, England, Foreign Subscriber
  • Miami International Arbitration Society, Founding Member
  • Florida Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association Inc., Associate Member
  • Florida Foreign Trade Association Inc., Member
  • Transportation & Logistics Council, Inc., Member
  • ShipArrested.com, Member
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, Local Rules Committee, Admiralty

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