Hurley Partin Whitaker's practice areas include Personal Injury, Bankruptcy, Mediation, Contracts, and Business Law. He graduated from Stetson University, with a B.A. in 1975. He went on to law school to become a 1982 graduate of Nova University, J.D. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1982.
He was admitted to the following Federal Courts, in 1984 he was admitted to the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida including Trial Bar. Admitted in 1985, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court.