Philip Snyder is an award-winning attorney specializing in the field of personal injury. Mr. Snyder’s areas of expertise include car accidents, accidents involving children, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, truck accidents, catastrophic injuries, cycling accidents, ride share accidents (Uber and Lyft) and wrongful death. Mr. Snyder also handles high-end family law related matters. 

Mr. Snyder has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of injured victims. Mr. Snyder and his partner, Mr. Lyons, have resolved multiple cases in excess of one million dollars. To view their recent victories, click here.

Mr. Snyder has been and continues to be featured frequently on Fox News, CNN, and HLN as a legal analyst in the fields of criminal defense and civil litigation.

Prior to becoming a partner at Lyons & Snyder, Mr. Snyder tried dozens of cases as an Assistant State Attorney at the Broward County State Attorney’s Office.

Having grown up in Coral Springs, FL.  Mr. Snyder currently resides in Parkland, FL with his wife, Erica, children, Harper and Hudson, and dog, Baxter.


Member: Florida Bar, 2004

University of Maryland College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 2004

University of Florida, Master of Science, Decision Information Science, 2001

University of Florida, Bachelor of Science, Finance, 2000 (Cum Laude)

Career Highlights

Million Dollar Advocate Forum, limited to attorneys with million dollar results

The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100

AVVO 10.0 rating

The National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 under 40

AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale Hubbell

Top Rated Criminal Defense Lawyer, Daily Business Review

Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine (2012-2020)

Yale University, Certificate in Negotiation, 2020

Florida Trend Magazine, Florida Legal Elite (2011-2020)

Broward County Assistant State Attorney (2004-2008)

Legal Analyst: Fox News, CNN, HLN

Google, Over 100 “5 star” reviews

Fort Lauderdale Illustrated, Top Lawyers (2020)


Coaching Youth Sports, Watching Comedies and Reading Books on Behavioral Economics and Psychology

Awards & Recognition


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