Brevard County Personal Injury Lawyer
John Futchko obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan in 1974. He graduated in the top 10% of his class from the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University in 1984. At school, John received several awards recognizing his scholastic work, including Certificates of Excellence in the Study of Law for 1979 through 1983.
John also received the prestigious American Jurisprudence Book Award in the Study of Constitutional Law. American Jurisprudence is now considered a staple of law libraries across the nation. John has been practicing law since 1984 and moved to Brevard County in 1992.
Areas of Practice
Over the course of his career, John has had the privilege and honor of representing more than 4,000 people who have been injured by the negligence or fault of others. As a Brevard County lawyer at the Melbourne law firm of Henderson & Futchko, P.A., John represents people of all ages who have been hurt in auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, or injured on cruise ships. He has also represented people who have been injured by defective products ranging from heavy industrial machinery to simple tools.
For insurance claims disputes, John represents people whose claims for benefits have been denied or withheld by insurance companies. John also practices in the areas of family law, including collaborative practice, and criminal law.
Areas of Interest
John is a family man who is active in his community. John supported and coached local youth sports while his son and daughter grew up in Brevard. John and his wife, Gigi, have been avid supporters of the mission of Candlelighters of Brevard, a non-profit organization that offers support and assistance to children with cancer and their families.
Qualifications & Memberships
- Florida Bar member
- Michigan Bar member
- Licensed to practice in all Florida courts
- Florida Justice Association
- Brevard County Bar Association