Pensacola Family Lawyers

Serving Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton Counties

Taking a Team Approach to Your Family Law Issues

At the law office of Michael J. Griffith, P.A., we believe in offering quality legal care to every client we represent. In addition to fighting for your rights, we also believe that quality legal care includes sound communication and personal attention to your needs. To provide this client service, we take a team approach to your case, and make ourselves readily available to answer questions or address concerns 24/7.

Contact our office online or call 850-433-9922 to discuss your family law case with one of our experienced attorneys.

Michael J. Griffith, P.A. leverages more than 35 years of experience to provide the aggressive and insightful guidance you need when addressing family law issues. With a background in a large firm, Mr. Griffith understands what it takes to be successful for his clients: aggression, communication and personal attention. He left the corporate sized firm to start his own firm in an effort to provide the attentive representation he feels that every client deserves.

Regina N. Fillingim leverages years of experience and a comprehensive knowledge of family law guidelines to provide the insightful advice you need to address even the most complex legal matters impacting your family.

Michael J Griffith

Michael J. Griffith

Principal Senior Attorney
Pensacola, Florida

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Colorado, 1993
  • Florida, 1975
  • Mississippi, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Mississippi, 1974
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1978


  • University of Mississippi School of Law, Oxford, Mississippi
    • J.D.
  • University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida
    • B.A.


  • 1974, Mississippi and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
  • 1975, Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • 1978, U.S. Supreme Court
  • 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • 1993, Colorado Law School: University of Mississippi, J.D.


  • Life Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Life Member of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Florida
  • America Trial Lawyer Association (ATLA)
  • Escambia-Santa Rosa County Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • The Mississippi Bar
  • The Colorado Bar Association


  • Born: Altoona, Pennsylvania, February 17, 1949
  • Delta Theta Phi. Staff Attorney, Florida Real Estate Commission, 1974-1975
  • Office of the State Attorney, 20th Judicial Circuit of Florida, 1975-1976
  • Shareholder, Levin, Middlebrooks, 1976-1990
  • Member, Board of Directors, Northwest Florida Legal Services, Inc., 1978-1981