Luks, Santaniello, Petrillo, Cohen & Peterfriend

Sean J. Fisher

Office Phone: 850.361.1515
Office Fax: 954.761.9940
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Practice Areas

  • Auto / Fleet
  • Construction Liability
  • Employer Liability
  • General Liability
  • Other Areas
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Trucking / Transportation
Sean J. Fisher is the Managing Partner of the Pensacola office. Sean focuses his practice on premises liability, negligent security, first party property and general liability matters. He has extensive experience handling claims involving slip and falls, trip and falls, falling objects, shopping carts, foreign substances, defective conditions on the premises, inadequate security and negligent hiring.

Sean handles cases with damages involving surgical and catastrophic injuries resulting from automobile accidents, boating accidents and trucking accidents. He has experience handling time limit demands, policy limit demands and tender matters. Sean also represents homeowner associations and condo associations arising from claims of breach of contracts, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence claims and dangerous conditions. Sean also handles sexual misconduct cases arising out of negligent security and negligent hiring claims.

Sean handles professional liability matters involving attorneys, real estate brokers and salespersons, insurance professionals, and financial representatives. He also handles matters involving employment practices liability claims, directors and officers claims, and governmental liability matters. Most recently, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, he has provided advice to companies related to compliance with the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

Prior to joining the firm, Sean worked for a multi-state creditor’s rights firm handling matters involving the Florida and Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Florida Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Act. Sean also worked for an insurance defense firm focusing on premises liability, construction defect, product liability, general liability and first-party property matters. In this capacity, Sean has handled all phases of litigation through trial in both State and Federal Court.

Sean earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Delaware, 2007. He obtained his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law, 2011. Sean is admitted in Florida (2012). He is admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida (2013). Sean is also admitted in New Jersey (2011). He is admitted in Kentucky (2020).


  • University of Delaware, B.A., 2007
  • Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., 2011

Bar Admissions

  • 2011, New Jersey
  • 2012, Florida
  • 2013, United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • 2013, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • 2013, United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida
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