Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

Brian Hohman is a Senior Associate at Butler. Since joining the firm in 2011, he has practiced in our arson and fraud, coverage defense, and extra-contractual departments. In addition, he has extensive experience in premises liability coverage and third party liability.

After graduating with honors from Florida State University in 1999, Brian went on to study at Creighton University School of Law. He graduated with his Juris Doctorate in 2004.

Before joining Butler, Brian served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit for over three years. During that time, he rose to the level of Felony Assistant State Attorney, where he tried over 30 jury trials and managed a number of important cases. Brian is also a five-time recipient of the Misdemeanor Attorney of the Month award as Felony Assistant State Attorney

After serving at the State Attorney’s office, Brian went on to practice in the areas of insurance defense, automobile liability, construction, civil rights, and criminal defense. Since joining Butler Pappas, he has handled a number of complex and specialized case types, including excess coverage, property insurance, and fraud.


  • Florida


  • Florida State University
  • Creighton University, School of Law
    Juris Doctorate


  • American Bar Association
  • DRI ABA Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar


  • United States District Court for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida
Key Points
Practice Area CASE TYPE
  • Property Insurance
  • Fraud
  • First Party Coverage Issues
  • Extracontractual Claims
  • Coverage - Property
  • Coverage - First Party Property
  • Civil Remedy Notices
  • Bodily Injury - Coverage
  • Business Interruption - Coverage
  • Business Owner's - Coverage
  • Coverage - Homeowner's
  • Coverage - Personal Injury
  • General Liability - Coverage
  • Homeowner's - Coverage
  • Homeowner's - Insurance
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Premises Liability
  • Sinkholes - Construction Defect Litigation
  • Standard Liability
  • Structural Collapse
  • Third Party Coverage Issues
  • Third Party Liability