Greg Hoag is a medical malpractice attorney in Tampa, Florida. His educational background started with an undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida. Mr. Hoag went on to earn his Juris Doctorate and Master’s in Business Administration from Stetson University College of Law in December of 2002.
Before actively practicing law and being admitted to The Florida Bar in 2003, Greg Hoag performed legal and administrative duties for two (2) large hospitals. His time at these hospitals was invaluable because he learned that he wanted to help patients with health-related issues and protect their rights through the practice of law. Mr. Hoag knew right away he wanted to focus his practice on medical malpractice, personal injury and wrongful death claims. Working in hospitals allowed Mr. Hoag to observe firsthand the pain and suffering experienced by patients and their loved ones
Greg Hoag has dedicated his entire career to representing victims in medical malpractice, personal injury, wrongful death, and legal malpractice cases. Mr. Hoag started his career working for one of the oldest and most respected injury law firms in St. Petersburg – Masterson & Hoag, P.A. He prosecuted injury cases with that firm for over 20 years. Having worked alongside prominent trial lawyer Tom Masterson for 18 years, Mr. Hoag developed a true passion for helping people who suffered serious injuries or death through no fault of their own and has always been committed to putting the client first.
Greg Hoag joined his current firm Trentalange & Kelley in 2021 to enhance his ability to provide injury victims with the representation they deserve. He prides himself on providing individualized attention to his clients and treating their problems as if they are his own. Mr. Hoag deeply values the relationships that he has formed with his clients and is proud to call many of them friends.
Greg Hoag has been recognized by his peers as a Florida Super Lawyer, Florida Rising Star, Up and Comer by Florida Legal Elite, and as a Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Hoag has been very active in local and state bar activities during his career, which has included serving as chair of numerous committees and sections. He served as President of the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation and President of the St. Petersburg Bar Association. He served as Chairman of the Sixth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee and as an elected representative of the Board of Governors for the Young Lawyers Division of The Florida Bar. Mr. Hoag has co-authored chapters in the Florida Medical Malpractice Handbook and Florida Civil Trial Practice Manual. He is also a member of the American Association of Justice and Florida Justice Association.
With this website, Greg Hoag will be able to share some general thoughts about the necessary criteria for pursuing a medical malpractice, personal injury, legal malpractice or wrongful death claim. Mr. Hoag will also be commenting on relevant cases and recent decisions in his practice areas to shed light on important facets of the legal system. Greg Hoag encourages everyone interested in health care related issues and the law to frequently visit the blog. In the future, Greg Hoag will discuss a variety of topics relating to malpractice, including misdiagnoses, informed consent, amputations resulting from malpractice, birth injuries and medical malpractice damages. Mr. Hoag hopes this site will be used as a resource for aspiring attorneys and members of the public seeking information on medical malpractice, personal injury, legal malpractice, and wrongful death claims.