Danko Borkovic is the Managing Attorney at Borkovic Law Group. Danko was born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina where he lived until the age of seventeen. Due to the unfortunate circumstances and the horrific civil war that ensued in former Yugoslavia he became a refugee. Danko, while living a difficult life as a refugee, timely and successfully finished High School and Business College.
Danko legally came to the U.S. and settled in Tampa, Florida in May of 1997. He entered the workforce one day after receiving his social security number and pursued higher education in the U.S. while working to support himself. Danko graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa with a degree in Business Administration in 2002.
Upon his graduation, Danko was recruited by the major U.S. insurance and financial services company to participate in the fast track leadership program. The talent search was very comprehensive and it involved several hundred candidates for this position. Danko completed the various types of insurance leadership training while working for the property and casualty insurance company. In addition, Danko successfully completed multiple levels of claims adjusting and the management training program. He excelled in his negotiation skills and was recognized for his achievements on multiple occasions.
However, Danko decided that his passion is helping people and defending their rights, which is why Danko pursued his legal education at Stetson University College of Law, the national leader in Trial Advocacy education. While at Stetson, Danko was selected to participate on the Stetson’s Advocacy Board. He represented Stetson at the regional and national negotiation competitions.
Danko was a legal clerk for the Honorable Richard Nielson, the presiding judge of the Complex Business Litigation at the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit in Tampa, Florida. In addition, Danko was honored to be a Certified Legal Intern at the State Attorney’s Office in Hillsborough County where he gained valuable trial experience while prosecuting misdemeanor crimes. Danko founded and was the first president of Eurolex Student Society at Stetson College of Law.
Danko founded Borkovic Law Group, PLLC in 2010 as a personal injury law practice dedicated working diligently to help the people not powerful. Danko works helping injured people in automobile accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, pedestrian accidents, dog bite cases, boating accidents, premises liability, slip and fall cases, wrongful death, traumatic brain injury and serious spine injury cases.
Danko has handled countless personal injury cases and accomplished countless achievements to include multi million dollars in recoveries for his clients since starting Borkovic Law Group. Danko is very proud to be able to help his clients and bring much needed justice to his deserving clients.