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Cynthia Simmons Frye

Cynthia Frye practices in the fields of Healthcare and Healthcare Litigation. As a malpractice defense attorney for over 25 years, Cynthia brings a strong medical background to her field due to her additional training and experience as a Registered Nurse. Cynthia brings a passion for the defense of the medical profession to Pennington P.A. Prior to joining Pennington in 2000, Cynthia was primarily involved in physician malpractice defense. Cynthia represents physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, and care providers of every level. Cynthia is also involved in the field of mental health, assisting in Baker Act and Mental Health related issues within the hospital setting.

Cynthia has served on committees within the Florida Association of Hospital Risk Managers, as well as receiving the Florida Department of Health Secretary’s Award for participation in the Mammography Accessibility Work Group. She has been selected to Florida Trend’s Legal Elite on two separate occasions. Cynthia’s clients value her for her strong medical background, as well as responsiveness to her clients' many needs prior to and during litigation.

Cynthia is a graduate of The Florida State University College of Social Sciences, and Florida State College of Law.