Preeminent Directory Touts Firm as ‘First Port of Call for Litigation Matters in Florida’
Recognizes Six Partners as Top Litigators
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (July 15, 2013) – Chambers USA, a widely-respected annual directory that ranks and reviews lawyers and law firms in an extensive range of practice areas throughout the U.S., has once again recognized Coral Gables-based Colson Hicks Eidson as one of Florida’s leading litigation firms in its 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.
The firm received Band 1 honors, the highest recognition, in litigation for the fifth consecutive year and was noted in the directory for “its well-established reputation as a first port of call for litigation matters in Florida” as well as its presence handling contentious matters across the USA and in Central and South America.
Partners Dean Colson, Mike Eidson, Roberto Martínez, and Curtis Miner were also recognized as top litigators in Florida in the following areas.
- Dean Colson – ‘Senior Statesman’: Litigation: General Commercial
- Lewis “Mike” Eidson – Litigation: General Commercial
- Roberto Martínez – Litigation: General Commercial and White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
- Curtis B. Miner – Litigation: General Commercial
The annual directory continued its recognition of the firm’s reputation and leadership in its core practice areas noting: “Colson Hicks Eidson, one of Miami’s oldest and most accomplished law firms, is considered among the top trial firms in the United States, having won hundreds of multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for its clients. With decades of experience in personal injury, commercial, securities, business torts, insurance, professional liability litigation and white-collar criminal defense, as well as domestic and international arbitration, the firm enjoys a long history of landmark decisions that have resulted in national and international recognition.”
Inclusion in Chambers USA is based exclusively on research and confidential in-depth interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients from across the country conducted by a team of independent researchers. The rankings are assessed based on technical legal ability, client service, diligence and other qualities most valued by the client. The directory includes editorial comments based on market research and quotes from client interviews.
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About Colson Hicks Eidson
The Law Firm of Colson Hicks Eidson is a trial firm with more than 40 years of experience handling local, national and international litigation. Partners at the firm have had the distinction of holding the following offices: President of the 60,000-member American Association for Justice; President of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers; President of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers; President of the Dade County Bar Association; President of the Miami-Dade Florida Association of Women Lawyers; United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida; and Chairman of the Florida Federal Judicial Nominating Commission. For more information, call 305.476.7400.