100 S. Ashley Drive, Suite 1450, Tampa, FL 33601

Kynes Markman & Felman

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Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A. is a law firm trusted for more than twenty-five years by individual and business clients across Florida and the United States. The firm provides its clients with experienced legal representation of the highest quality, with a high level of scholarship and creativity along with an aggressive dedication to the interests of every client. The firm’s attorneys are committed to achieving the best possible results. Each of the firm’s partners is a former judicial law clerk, and each brings to the firm’s practice outstanding academic training and professional experience.

Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A., based in Tampa, Florida, has a successful and sophisticated practice that focuses on civil appeals and litigation support and criminal defense and criminal appeals:

Criminal Defense and Criminal Appeals
including but not limited to:

  • Investigation
  • Trial
  • Sentencing
  • Appellate
  • Post-Conviction Relief
  • Related Civil Proceedings
Civil Appeals and Trial Litigation Support
including but not limited to:

  • Commercial & Business Litigation
  • Personal Injury Matters
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Class Actions
  • Family Law
  • Litigation Support to Legal Community in
    Pre-Trial & Post-Trial Matters

We welcome the opportunity to talk with you and to discuss how we may assist you with your legal matter.


Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A., has received Tier 1 recognition as a 2018 "Best Law Firm” in Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: General Practice and Criminal Defense: White-Collar.

Best Lawyers in America has named James E. Felman as 2018 Tampa "Lawyer of the Year" for Criminal Defense: White-Collar.

2018 Best Lawyers in America has listed Stuart C. Markman for Appellate Practice, Bet-The-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Criminal Defense: White-Collar; James E. Felman for Criminal Defense: White-Collar and General Practice, Appellate Practice, and Bet-The-Company Litigation; Katherine Earle Yanes for Criminal Defense: White-Collar and Appellate Practice; and Kristin A. Norse for Appellate Practice.

Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A., also announces that the following attorneys have been named by Florida Trend as 2017 Florida Legal EliteStuart C. Markman (appellate practice), James E. Felman (criminal law), Katherine Earle Yanes (criminal law), and Kristin A. Norse (appellate practice).

Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A., is pleased to announce that all four of the firm’s partners have been named as 2017 Florida Super Lawyers:   Stuart C. Markman (Top 100 Lawyers in Florida and Top 50 in Tampa Bay) for appellate practice; James E. Felman for criminal defense: white collar; Katherine Earle Yanes (Top 100 Lawyers in Florida, Top 50 Women Lawyers in Florida, and Top 50 in Tampa Bay) for criminal defense: white collar; and Kristin A. Norse (Top 50 Women Lawyers in Florida) for appellate practice.

Kynes, Markman & Felman, P.A. and its attorneys have received numerous distinctions:

  • AV-Preeminent rating, the highest given, from Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™
  • Best Law Firm
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year"
    • Bet-the-Company Litigation
    • Appellate Practice
  • Florida Legal Elite
  • Super Lawyers:
    • Top 100 Lawyers in Florida
    • Top 50 Women Lawyers in Florida
    • Top 50 Tampa Bay Florida Super Lawyers