Dale R. Sisco
Dale received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Communication from the University of South Florida in 1981 and his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1985.
Dale has extensive jury trial experience, having been appointed an Assistant State Attorney for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit of Florida upon graduation from law school. During his seven years with the State Attorney's Office, and as part of the Career Criminal Prosecution Unit, Dale tried hundreds of cases, attaining Senior Trial Attorney status, and was promoted to the position of Felony Division Deputy Chief. In 1993, Dale joined Bavol Bush & Sisco, P.A., where he remained until September 2002. In October 2002 Dale formed Dale R. Sisco, P.A, to expand his mediation practice and continue litigating product liability; commercial; long-term care; medical malpractice; administrative/licensure actions; and criminal matters.
Dale has been continuously identified as a Florida Super Lawyer since 2008. He was named Top Lawyer in Tampa Bay in the category of product liability defense by Tampa Magazine. He is "AV" rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory and has been inducted as a Senior Fellow by Litigation Counsel of America. Dale is a member of The Florida Bar and admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Dale is certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Mediator (Circuit and County Courts) and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. In addition, Dale is a member of the Trial Law Institute and Diversity Law Institute. He also qualifies as a Barrister in the Order of Centurions. Dale is certified as an Arbitrator by the Florida Supreme Court. He is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and has served as a trial advocacy lecturer/instructor.
Dominic received his B.S. from the United States Military Academy at West Point, after which he served as an infantry officer in the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Army. He received his J.D. from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, where he was an active member of the Corporate and Securities Litigation Group Moot Court team. While in law school, Dominic also held leadership positions in the Eighth Judicial Circuit Law Student Association and the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Society, and served as a volunteer with the Alachua County Habitat for Humanity home building project.
Dominic is a Member of The Florida Bar (Young Lawyers Division and Business Law Section) having been admitted in 2014. He is admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida; the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida; and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.