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Lannie Hough represents a diverse clientele in complex commercial construction disputes, including real property litigation, construction lien and defect litigation, surety investigations, and class actions.

Lannie has been recognized by Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite, Super Lawyers Magazine, and The Best Lawyers in America.


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Construction Law (2021–2024)
  • "Stand-Out Lawyers," Thomson Reuters (2023–2024)
  • Florida Super Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine (2013–2020)
  • Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend Magazine (2008–2011)

Professional & Community Involvement

  • American Bar Association
    • Section of Litigation
    • Forum on Construction Law
  • The Florida Bar 
    • Trial Lawyers Section
  • Hillsborough Bar Association 
    • Construction Law Section
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tallahassee
    • Board Member (2001–2004)
    • Chair Elect (2004)
  • Tampa Connection, Class of 2007

Speaking Engagements

  • "Condominium Construction Issues," Lorman Education Services, Tampa, FL (March 2008)
  • "Basic Construction Law – Insurance and Bonds," Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section of The Florida Bar, Tampa, FL (August 2006)
  • "Florida’s Construction Lien Law – Defect Notice of Claim Procedure," Lorman Education Services, Sarasota, FL (December 2005)
  • "AIA Contracts – Abbreviated Forms," Lorman Education Services, Tampa, Orlando, and Sarasota, FL (2005)



  • Florida State University College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 1998)
  • Wabash College (B.A., magna cum laude, 1995)

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions


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