Anthony D. ElliottAssociate/West Palm Beach
“Defeat is a state of mind; no one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted as reality.”
Anthony DaCosta Elliott, Jr., was born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Growing up in south Florida, Anthony learned, from his father and sports, the understanding and application of work ethic.
Anthony attended Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, FL for his undergraduate degree. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned a B.A. in Criminal Justice in 2011. He went on to attend Barry University, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law in Orlando, Florida. During his years in law school, Anthony took advantage of multiple opportunities that enhanced his litigation skills. He completed Certified Legal Internships with the State Attorney’s Office and Public Defender’s Office, which allowed him to litigate jury trials. Additionally, Anthony studied abroad in Madrid, Spain and Rome, Italy. Anthony was also an active member of the Barry Law Trial Team. He was admitted to the Florida bar in 2017.
Prior to joining Hightower & Partners, Anthony was an assistant Public Defender for the office of the Public Defender, 9th Judicial Circuit of Florida, and worked for a private criminal defense firm. Anthony has resolved hundreds of cases ranging from misdemeanors to felonies. Currently, Anthony has turned his eye for detail towards civil litigation. Anthony’s area of practice includes bodily injury defense, personal injury protection (PIP) and premise liability defense.”