Law

Verdicts & Settlements

Jason S. Mazer and Cary D. Steklof

These Ver Ploeg Lawyers Get AIG To Pony Up $6M

By John Pacenti |

Miami attorneys Jason Mazer and Cary Steklof at Ver Ploeg & Lumpkin get AIG to pony up $6 million in a bankruptcy settlement on a directors and officers insurance claim.

04/01/14-- Miami-- Ramon A. Abadin with Sedgwick, and Robert Harris, The Harris Law Firm Group, PA.

Sedgwick Team Joins Miami Attorney For Defense Verdict In Insurance Suit

By Julie Kay |

Ramon Abadin and his colleagues from Sedgwick joined Robert Newton Harris in winning a defense verdict for Howden Insurance and Hemispheric Reinsurance.

Jury Says Store Boxes Not Negligently Stacked

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Jury Finds No Malpractice In Man's Vomiting Death

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Todd Rosen, Christian Searcy and Jack Scarola with Astley Simms

Lawyers Link Client's Injuries To Initial Impact In Auto Negligence Case

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Todd Rosen, Christian Searcy and Jack Scarola won a $10 million jury verdict on behalf of Astley Simms, who has been confined to a wheelchair since a 2012 traffic accident.

Jonathan Weiss

90-Year-Old Motorist Who Struck 80-Year-Old Wasn't Negligent

By Julie Kay |

Jonathan Weiss and Mike Brand defended a 90-year-old motorist from a claim he struck an 80-year-old pedestrian and caused her permanent disability.

Disney Driver Recovers $945,000 For Leg Fractures

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Market Not Liable For Man's Alleged Slip On Grapes

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Donna Waters Romero and Carlton Bober

Vernis & Bowling Attorneys Defended Citizens Property Insurance from $2.6M Claim

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Carl Bober and Donna Waters Romero guided a jury to the decision that Horizons West Condominium No. 8 Association did not meet its burden of proving Citizens was not prejudiced against a roof that needed repair after Hurricane Wilma.

James J. Nosich

Coral Gables Team Wins Defense Verdict For Doctor

By John Pacenti |

James J. Nosich and John Lukacs Jr. persuaded a Miami jury to side with a physician in a businessman's lawsuit claiming he was misdiagnosed with an ankle sprain when he had a serious blood vessel disorder.

Woman Injured By Motorist Gets $1.5M

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Wal-Mart Cashier Called N-Word Awarded $150,000

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John D. Kelner and Edward R. Blumberg

Attorneys Successfully Defend Health Care Providers Against MedMal Claims

By Julie Kay |

Edward Blumberg, John Kelner and Burt Redlus defended a team of healthcare providers from claims of a misdiagnosis and a misperformed spinal tap that a Cooper City nurse claimed left her legally blind and unable to drive and makes her bump into things and need a cane to walk in public.

Attorneys Help Cyclist, Who Hit A Car Door, Get $3M

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Jeanmarie Whalen and Fred Cunningham of Slawson Cunningham Whalen & Gaspari in Palm Beach Gardens helped a cyclist in retirement who was struck by a car door get a jury award of $3 million for his injuries.

Jeffrey H. Sloman and Allan B. Kaiser

Attorneys Win $5 Million In First Award Of Smoking Causing Heart Disease

By John Pacenti |

Jeffrey Sloman and Allan B. Kaiser of Ferraro Law Firm won for their client who started smoking at 8 in the first Florida case where cigarettes were found to cause heart disease.

Restaurant not liable for woman's fall on ramp

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Joel Roth and Sagi Shaked

Two Law Firms Win $1.35 Million Negligence Action Against FPL

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Sagi Shaked and Joel Roth helped a jury find Florida Power & Light 100 percent at fault for injuries sustained by an elderly couple who struck a service truck that was parked at dusk in a street during a power outage without hazard warning devices.

Supermarket found not liable for woman's fall in aisle

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Ronald Weil and Mary Olszewska

Weil, Quaranta, McGovern attorneys win $12.5M award for abuse victim

By John Pacenti |

Miami attorneys Ronald Weil and Mary Olszewska land a $12.5 million award for a Tavares man who was molested by a minister hired by the Florida Baptist Convention.

Samuel Tyler Hill

Fort Lauderdale Attorney Scores Defense Win For Man Whose Bumper Caused Fatality

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Samuel T. Hill of Hill & Lemongello successfully argued that his client was unaware of a bumper cover that fell off his car and ended up causing a fatal car wreck.

School bus driver cleared in fatal collision

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Woman who alleged mold caused problems gets $166K

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Julia Ingle and Steven Lubell

Lubell & Rosen defend physicians from medical malpractice claims

By Adolfo Pesquera |

Steven Lubell and Julia Ingle helped defend physicians against claims of negligence in a woman's death from a massive pulmonary embolism.

Brett Rivkind

Brett Rivkind Helps Get A $6.3M Award For Royal Caribbean Janitor's On-The-Job Back Injury

By Julie Kay |

The Rivkind & Margulies attorney represented a Haitian national who injured his back while performing his cleaning duties on the Jewel of the Seas.