Disciplined in Sophisticated Defense and Insurance Litigation

A Partner at Butler, Curt L. Allen practices in our Extra-Contractual Claims department. He has extensive experience with criminal law and insurance coverage, and he focuses on areas including healthcare fraud, RICO, sexual harassment, whistleblower’s act, and white-collar crime. He has prosecuted nearly every crime in existence, ranging from First Degree Murder Death Penalty to Racketeering cases based upon wiretap applications. Curt is based in our Tampa office.

Curt received his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, from Valdosta State University in 1990 and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law in 1994. He is a member of the Florida Bar and the State Bar of Georgia. Curt has been admitted in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Prior to joining the firm, Curt served Florida citizens for over eleven years as an Assistant State Attorney for the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit. He became Felony Division Chief, where he was assigned to the Homicide Division, the Narcotics Division, the Major Crimes Division and General Felony Divisions. Over the course of 11 years, he tried 282 felony jury trials and successfully handled numerous high profile cases.


  • Florida
  • Georgia


  • Valdosta State University
    Bachelor of Science
  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law
    Doctor of Jurisprudence


  • State Bar of Georgia
  • The Florida Bar


  • Florida Courts (Middle District)
  • Florida Courts (Southern District)


May 08, 2013 SPOTLIGHTCurt Allen & Brian Hohman | Little League

I like to make safety and fun a priority. Unfortunately, some coaches and parents take a “win at all costs” approach. I believe this misses the point entirely and sends the wrong message to the kids. Instead of giving them a break from everyday pressures, it adds more. I played many sports as a kid, and played football at the collegiate level. Hence, I understand competition and a desire to win. But, at the little league level...

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February 23, 2012 EVENTHSA Engineers Event

The Examination Under Oath and The Right To Take One

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