John J. Tress, III

John J. Tress has been a practicing trial lawyer since 1999. He began his legal career as an assistant state attorney with the Eleventh Judicial Circuit for Miami-Dade County, where he tried numerous cases as the lead prosecutor and advanced to the Sexual Battery and Aggravated Child Abuse Unit. Thereafter, Mr. Tress was a shareholder with a well-respected litigation firm in Central Florida. For nearly 17 years, he represented physicians, hospitals and urgent care clinics throughout Florida in medical malpractice and licensure matters. Since joining Bounds Law Group, Mr. Tress has devoted his practice to representing injured patients and their family members in cases involving medical malpractice, wrongful death and catastrophic injury.



B.A., George Washington University, 1996 (magna cum laude)

J.D., The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, 1999

Bar Admissions

Florida, 1999

Court Admissions

United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, 2003

United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida, 2022


The Florida Bar

Orange County Bar Association

Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association

Florida Justice Association

American Association for Justice


Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Rated

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