Robert Zimmerman, a native of Long Island, New York, has been helping victims throughout Florida and the United States seek justice for more than 25 years. He represents clients in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, and nursing home neglect. Robert is a “Double Gator,” obtaining both his B.S. and law degree from the University of Florida. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1989 and started the practice of law with the Judge Advocate General’s Office of the United States Navy. While serving, Lieutenant Zimmerman was awarded the prestigious Navy Achievement Medal, which was presented by the Secretary of the United States Navy.
After successful completion of his military service, Robert worked for several prominent law firms, including Bobo, Ciotoli, Bocchino, & Newman, P.A., in West Palm Beach, and Sams, Martin, & Lister, P.A., in Miami. In 1998, he joined Robert B. Baker & Associates and formed the partnership of Baker & Zimmerman, P.A. During his legal career, Mr. Zimmerman has achieved numerous multi-million dollar awards for his clients. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Florida Bar. He was also named as one of South Florida’s top 100 attorneys by Florida Trend Magazine.
HONORS AND AWARDS:
- United States Navy – Navy Achievement Medal
- Florida Trend Magazine – South Florida’s top 100 Attorneys
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES:
- Million Dollar Advocates Forum – Member
- The Florida Bar – Member
- Florida (1989)
- United States District Court, Southern District of Florida