C. Warren Tripp, Jr. (1951-2022)

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C. Warren Tripp, Jr. (1951-2022)


C. Warren Tripp, Jr. received his law degree, as well as his undergraduate degree, from the University of Florida. He received his B.A., with high honors, and went on to receive his J.D., with honors, and was appointed to the Order of the Coif and elected to Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi honorary fraternities. In law school, he was one of two students chosen to participate in an experimental program providing law clerks to circuit judges of the state courts of Florida and was employed by the Center for Governmental Responsibility, where he performed research and writing responsibilities. He joined the Bedell Firm in 1976 and has lectured on, as well as co-authored several articles about, construction litigation.

Area Of Practice

  • Construction Arbitration and Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Government Contract Disputes
  • Commercial Contracts and Agreements
  • Business Torts
  • Inverse Condemnation
  • Professional Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida


  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, J.D. (With Honors, Order of the Coif)
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, B.A. (With High Honors, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi)

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • American Bar Association, Member, Forum Committee on the Construction Industry
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • American Arbitration Association, Panel Member, Arbitrator/Mediator
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, Mediator

Past Employment Positions

  • State of Florida, Law Clerk, Center for Governmental Responsibility

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America (2007-present) in the following practice area: Construction Law
  • Top-Ranked in Chambers USA
  • Florida Super Lawyers (2006-2020)
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV
  • The Florida Bar Board Certification in Construction Law