Mr. Plagge was born and raised in Iowa where he attended the University of Iowa. After college, he put his education on hold and joined the United States Army Reserve. He attended Basic Training and Officer Candidate School where he earned his commission to be an officer. After he finished his training, Mr. Plagge moved to the Tampa area where he started law school at Stetson University College of Law.
After graduation, Mr. Plagge began practicing in a wide variety of areas, including family law, personal injury, and criminal law. Quickly, however, Mr. Plagge found his passion in representing the negligently injured. He has represented a wide variety of clients in a wide variety of cases, including auto accidents, trip and falls, and wrongful death.
Mr. Plagge continues to serve the community through the United States Army Reserves and is also involved in numerous local organizations, such as the Brandon Chamber of Commerce.