Our Team

Cindy M. Dennen

Cindy Dennen is a coverage and insurance defense lawyer with twenty-six years of experience defending insurance carriers and their insureds in civil litigation.   She places a premium on early evaluation and the elimination of surprises.  Cindy represents and advises insurance carriers, business owners, property owners, contractors, manufacturers, distributors, health care providers and drivers.

Cindy is a member of the Florida Bar and is admitted to practice in:   the United States District Courts for the Middle and Southern District of Florida; the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; and, the Supreme Court of the United States.  She is an authorized provider of CE and CLE credits and is often invited to speak before insurance companies as well as lawyers and judges.  Prior to joining Pennington, P.A., Cindy was a partner at two multi-state law firms and had her own practice.  She has multiple reported decisions, including federal opinions excluding expert testimony and upholding insurance policy exclusions as well as the first state court opinion rejecting a contractor’s claim for contribution absent joint and several liability.     

A native of Kentucky, Cindy attended law school at The Florida State University College of Law.  She graduated from the University of South Florida in 1986 with high honors.  Cindy enjoys giving back to the legal and Tampa communities.  She served for six years on the Florida Bar’s Code and Rules of Evidence Committee.  She is a member of the Krewe of Agustina de Aragon and a former board member of the Tampa Metropolitan YMCA, Northwest Family Branch.