Practice Areas & Results
AUTOMOBILE & MOTORCYLCE NEGLIGENCE
Our firm obtained a record $21 million from the Florida Legislature as a result of a car accident, more than $14 million award to a victim of a pizza deliverer, more than $6 million to a couple grievously injured by a drunk driver, a $6 million result in an car accident, and a $4 million as a result of a motorized scooter accident, in addition to other significant cases.
Representing victims of medical malpractice has been at the core of our practice, with numerous million dollar plus verdicts and settlements over the years. We have represented patients in nearly every conceivable kind of malpractice case. We have recovered more than $50 million on behalf of clients and their families who were victims of malpractice.
Our firm has successfully represented clients in some of the most high-profile construction negligence cases in Florida's history, including a $22 million award to a worker who fell from an inadequately secured and braced scaffolding, a $5.4 million award for a man who lost a leg in a fall in an inadequately protected trench, and we were proud to have have represented a paralyzed client whose case we took to the Florida Supreme Court and won on behalf of injured workers in Florida.
We have successfully represented plaintiffs from multimillion-dollar SUV and truck rollover cases, negligently designed bucket trucks, industrial and household accidents, defective medical devices, flammable pajamas, and a industrial equipment. Our partners have been very actice throughout their careers in holding manufacturers accountable for defective products.
INSURANCE COVERAGE AND INSURANCE BAD FAITH
Our firm has obtained numerous settlements due to the bad faith of insurance compaines in negligently handling claims or wrongfully denying coverage. In one case we recovered $4 million on behalf of a client when there was only $100,000 in coverage. Lawyers throughout Florida seek our representation regarding insurance coverage disputes, which our firm handles in state and federal courts.
COMMERCIAL AND BUSINESS LITIGATION
On a very select basis, our firm handles commercial and business disputes. We have received a $36 million verdict in a banking fraud case, and have sucessfully represented numours other clients involving complicated commerical litigation.