Verdicts & Settlements

Jason Weisser and Michael Overbeck

These Two Helped Longshoreman Win $1.8 Million for Car Crash Injuries

By Julie Kay |

Jason Weisser and Michael Overbeck called six witnesses, including their client, who gave emotional testimony about his concern over how he would care for his family following a neck injury from a car accident.

Joseph Osborne, a partner at Babbitt Johnson Osborne & Le Clainche

How This West Palm Attorney Helped Secure $26.7M Vaginal Mesh Award

By Samantha Joseph |

Babbitt Johnson's Joseph Osborne represented the lead plaintiff as four women pursued their claims against Boston Scientific in a bellwether transvaginal mesh trial.

Scott P. Schlesinger, Steven J. Hammer, Jonathan R. Gdanski with The Law Offices of Sheldon J. Schlesinger, P.A.

Schlesinger Team Wins $35 Million Verdict for Smoker

By Samantha Joseph |

Scott Schlesinger, Steven Hammer and Jonathan Gdanski told the jury that Philip Morris and Liggett Group hid information about the health dangers of their cigarettes.

Jason R. Margulies, left, and Michael A. Winkleman, of Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman, PA.

Jury Awards $3.6M to Carnival Electrician's Family for Asbestos Exposure

By Julie Kay |

A Miami-Dade jury has awarded $3.6 million to the family of an Italian Carnival Cruise Lines electrician who died in 2005 of lung cancer after allegedly being exposed to asbestos.

Bruce Glotzer and Matthew Kobren with Glotzer & Kobren

Boca Raton Attorneys Win $2.6 Million for Churchgoer

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Bruce Glotzer and Matthew Kobren showed their client would need two or three knee replacements after she was injured on a slippery sidewalk outside of a Catholic church.

David Lee Deehl

Attorney Wins $22.7M Verdict for Boy Hit by Car

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Miami attorney David Deehl secures a $22.7 million verdict for a boy who suffered severe brain injury when he was hit by a Chevrolet Suburban.

Janpaul Portal and Juan P. Bauta

Ferraro Team Links Asbestosis Death to FPL

By Julie Kay |

Janpaul Portal and Juan Bauta of the Ferraro Law Firm won a $5.67 million verdict on behalf of a Miami widow whose husband died of asbestosis in 2013 at 88.

Attorney Eric A. Falk

After 400-Pound Iron Gate Landed on Handyman, What This Attorney Did was Impressive

Weston attorney Eric A. Falk scored a $6.5 million verdict for a handyman who was injured when a 400-pound iron gate fell on him.

Jeffrey P. Bast, Angela M. Fiorentino and James H. Fierberg

For This Bast Amron Team, Guiding Boca Retail Sale Through Bankruptcy Had Its Challenges

By Adolfo Pesquera |

The legal team put together the $13 million sale in bankruptcy court for the widow of a prominent Boca Raton developer.

Marcella Auerbach, managing partner at Nolan Auerbach & White in Fort Lauderdale

What Happened After She Helped Nurse at Catholic Healthcare Blow Whistle on her Employer?

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Fort Lauderdale attorneys Marcella Auerbach and Jeb White helped reach a $36.7 million settlement on behalf of a whistleblower in a California medical billing case.

Michael R. Holt and M. Stephen Smith

Jury Finds for Defense in West Palm Mesothelioma Trial

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Miami attorneys were part of a legal team that defeated a request for more than $4 million in damages in an asbestos case.