Colson Hicks Eidson in the News

"Colson Hicks Eidson is recognized as one of the top litigation firms in the country, handling local, national and international litigation for a wide range of clients." - Chambers USA

Notable Cases Handled by Our Lawyers

The Litigation lawyers at Colson Hicks Eidson have a reputation for fighting—and winning—difficult cases, sometimes against big corporations. Below are some examples of cases covered by local and national news outlets. These include class action lawsuits involving tire defects and grave desecration, as well as wrongful death and white collar crime cases.

If you need help with a difficult or serious case, our attorneys may be able to help. Contact us online or call our office in Miami for a free initial consultation.



April 18, 2023: States With Biggest Insurance Settlements—And Those Pushing Back

January 6, 2023: Judge Orders Cruise Companies to Pay More Than $436 Million for Docking at Seized Terminal in Cuba

January 1, 2023: Cruise lines ordered to pay over $400 million for ‘trafficking’ in confiscated property in Cuba

December 30, 2022: Florida-based cruise lines ordered to pay $400 million for use of Cuba port

June 4, 2021: This Miami Case Was Too Big For the Courtroom: Organizing Convention Center Trial ‘Like Setting Up a Show’

February 15th, 2021: A big trial’s coming to a pandemic hot spot: Miami. Anybody have a spare ballroom?

December 21st, 2020: Florida Class Action Claims Aetna Profits From Denying Cancer Treatment

October 16th, 2020: Legal Group AAJ Recruits 1,000 “Incredibly Energized” Poll Volunteers: speaks to Jackie Olinger Rochelle, of Maune Raichle Hartley French & Mudd, and Julie Braman Kane, of Colson Hicks Eidson, co-chairs of the American Association for Justice’s Voter Protection Action Committee, which is recruiting volunteers at the polls.

July 22nd, 2020: Attorneys at Colson Hicks Eidson Discuss a Case Arising From a Gas Explosion

June 29, 2020: Dean Colson elected as new chairman of FIU Board of Trustees

June 1, 2020: Partner Stephanie A. Casey Featured in the Hartford Business Journal: Stephanie discusses four class actions she has filed against insurance companies for denial of proton radiation therapy to treat cancer.

June 1, 2020: Suing a cruise line? There are a boatload of challenges unique to the industry

May 7, 2020: 2 South Florida Firms Team for a Class Action Against Johnson & Johnson: Expect More Lawsuits

April 20, 2020: Judge Reels Cruise Lines Back Into Suit Over Cuban Dock

April 15, 2020: Cuban Port Case Against Norwegian Revived By Fla. Judge

February 28, 2020: Fla. Judge Urges Permanent Toss Of $4.4B Superyacht Suit

October 24, 2019: Monat Global loses bid to dismiss lawsuit over trendy haircare products

October 10, 2019: Teens burned to death in 116 mph crash. Here’s why the driver’s parents have sued Tesla

October 10, 2019: Colson Hicks Retained in 2nd Suit Against Tesla Over Fatal Crash, Fire

October 10, 2019: Father whose son was killed in 116mph horror crash sues Tesla claiming teenager wouldn’t have died if a company hadn’t removed a speed limiter – and claims quick-spreading fire from car battery caused his death NOT the smash

October 8, 2019: Parents File Lawsuit After Teen Suffers Spinal Injury at Parkland School

August 20, 2019: Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee: Settlement Announced in Decade-Old Chinese Drywall Litigation Lawsuits

June 3, 2019: Five Simple Writing Tips for Busy Trial Lawyers, By Allen Bonner

April 25, 2018: Who Is Responsible for the Southwest Explosion?

April 30, 2017: Happy 50th birthday this year to these Miami-area businesses

June 24, 2014: Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed After Swimming Pool Electrocution

June 24, 2014: Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Child Pool Electrocution

June 24, 2014: Family Sues After Boy Electrocuted in Pool

June 24, 2014: Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Calder Sloan Pool Electrocution

April 14, 2014: General Motors Dilemma May Leave Scar on Bankruptcy Law

December 9, 2012: Mike Eidson Quoted in the Miami Herald Article, “Families, Survivors File Suit in MIA Bus Crash”

February 23, 2012: Miner Quoted in the Miami Herald Article, “Court Battle of Rival SoBe Restaurants named Chow Ends, and the Winner is…”

January 24, 2012: Mike Eidson Quoted in the Miami Herald Article, “Carnival Faces a Tide of Hostile PR”

Disenfranchised Homeowners, Colson Hicks Eidson Stand Strong and Command Billion-Dollar Chinese Drywall Settlement

Mike Eidson of Colson Hicks Eidson on South Florida Today Speaks About Toyota

June 18, 2010: Joseph J. Kalbac, Jr. Elected Chairman of the Palmer Trinity School Board of Trustees

April 10, 2010: Mike Eidson, Partner at Colson Hicks Eidson, on How Much Toyota Stands to Lose to Lawsuits

June 25, 2005: $65.1 Million Verdict in Boy’s Electrocution Death Against Eller Media Corp.

December 3, 2003: $100 Million Settlement OK’d in Menorah Grave Desecrations

Ford Settles Tire Lawsuits Quietly

Class-action Suit in Burial Case OK’d