Ridge is an associate attorney in the litigation department at the Law Offices of Anidjar & Levine.
Prior to joining Anidjar & Levine, Mr. Ridge was an associate attorney with McAlpin Conroy where he focused his practice on a broad spectrum of maritime litigation matters. Mr. Ridge’s experience included representation of vessel owners, cruise lines, concessionaires, cargo interests, marine insurance underwriters, protection & indemnity associations, and marine leaders. While at McAlpin Conroy, Mr. Ridge managed all aspects of litigation involving the defense of high-exposure maritime passenger and crewmember claims alleging personal injury, over-service, wrongful death, failure to provide maintenance and cure, and traumatic brain injury.
Mr. Ridge began his career at Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman as a maritime attorney, where he handled passenger personal injury claims, crew-member personal injury claims, crew-member contract claims, wrongful death claims, as well as non-maritime personal injury claims.
Mr. Ridge attended St. Thomas University Law School located in Miami Gardens, Florida. While at St. Thomas, Mr. Ridge was an active member of the Moot Court Competition Team, St. Thomas Chapter of the Federal Bar, as well as the Peter T. Fay American Inn of Court. Mr. Ridge enjoyed success at St. Thomas earning Dean’s List honors and a Pro Bono Commendation. While earning his Juris Doctor degree, Mr. Ridge was an intern at the Miami-Dade Office of the State Attorney as well as a judicial intern for the Honorable John J. O’Sullivan, U.S. Magistrate for the Southern District of Florida. Mr. Ridge is admitted to practice in all Florida state courts as well as the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is also a member of the Florida Bar.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Ridge attended Sacred Heart University located in Fairfield, Connecticut, where he attained degrees in Business Administration and Business Economics, earning Cum Laude honors. While at Sacred Heart University, Mr. Ridge was a four- year member and senior captain of the NCAA Division I Lacrosse Team.