Concentrating primarily in the personal injury field of law, Mr. Cutler has been actively litigating cases since 1986. In his early years as a trial attorney he worked as an insurance defense attorney and so developed an in depth knowledge of the insurance industry and the defense side of civil actions. In 1997 he began work as lead trial counsel on the Plaintiff’s side at another law firm where for the next 17 years he successfully prosecuted hundreds of cases for personal injury victims. He has tried cases in both State and Federal Courts and has handled a broad range of negligence cases including automobile, product defects, food borne toxins, premises cases, and negligent security. He has had several cases with seven figure results for his clients. Mr. Cutler is admitted to practice in the Courts of the State of Florida, as well as in the United States District Courts for the Southern District of Florida and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Cutler was born and raised in South Florida. After graduating from Hollywood Hills High School, he attended University of Florida where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature with a minor in History. He then went on to Nova Law School. While in law school, he competed on the Nova Trial Team where he traveled to Alabama and represented Nova in a National Trial Competition. At Nova Law School he was the overall winner of the Ken Raab Memorial Mock Trial Competition in 1985. He has written and published several articles and has appeared before the Fourth District Court of Appeal in Florida for appellate argument.
Mr. Cutler is also extremely active in our community and has acted as a Broward County Teen Court Judge for over 15 years. He is currently on the Board of the Parkland Friends of the Library and for many years led that organization as its President. He was on the Parkland Library Building Committee and was instrumental in the planning stages of the Parkland Library. He is on the board of B’nai Brith Apartments of Deerfield Beach, Florida and has been involved in other community organizations including Boy Scouts, recreational league sports as a coach, Broward Lawyers Care, the Jewish Genealogical Societies of Palm Beach County and Broward County and the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s Lawyers for Literacy.
In November 2016, Mr. Cutler was elected to serve a 4 year term as a Commissioner for the City of Parkland representing District 3. He was also selected by his fellow Commissioners to serve as Deputy Vice Mayor on November 17th, 2016.