Category Archives: Press Releases

Archive of press releases from our personal injury attorneys representing the injured in Florida, United States and internationally.

About Ervin Gonzalez

“We are deeply saddened by the passing of Ervin A. Gonzalez, our beloved partner, friend and role model. Words cannot convey our grief, admiration or affection for this pillar of our community. Our hearts and prayers go out to his wife Janice and his family and friends during this unfathomable time. A caring, warm, brilliant and masterful trial attorney, he set the standard for the profession in his compassion and vigorous advocacy for those who suffered grievances and injustices at the hands of others. He will be remembered for his intellect, skill and ability to befriend and defend the rights of people from all walks of life with a zest and dedication that was unrivaled. Ervin’s passing reminds all of us that mental illness can strike anyone regardless of how accomplished or content they might appear. Like the Ervin we all knew and loved, he valiantly fought this personal challenge…
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Veterans Take Trustees to Court Over Missing Money from American Legion Post

Colson Hicks Eidson Partner Patrick S. Montoya Explains the Debate Florida veterans are seeking information in court about a $4 million trust allocated for the America Legion Post. They want answers from their financial advisers and trustees, who they claim have not been forthcoming about the location of the funds the veterans placed in a trust after a land sale in Miami. In this video from NBC 6, attorney Patrick S. Montoya of Colson Hicks Eidson comments on this legal battle.  

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Colson Hicks Eidson’s Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson Honored Among Emory School of Law Top 100 Graduates

Eidson Honored at Emory Law’s Centennial Gala where Former President Bill Clinton Delivered the Keynote Address CORAL GABLES, Fla. (May 1, 2017) – Attorney Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson, president of Coral Gables-based law firm Colson Hicks Eidson, was recently selected by Emory University School of Law as an Emory Law 100 Honoree. The honor, which was created in commemoration of the school’s 100th anniversary, is a special tribute to the Top 100 Emory Law School graduates that have made extraordinary contributions to the law school and the world at large. Emory University is consistently ranked among the top 25 law schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Eidson was honored at the law school’s Centennial Gala celebration in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, April 29. The 42nd President of the United States, Bill Clinton, delivered a keynote address and Atlanta Mayor Kaseem Reed presented a proclamation. Former US   Senator…
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Colson Hicks Eidson Partner Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson Selected Among Emory University Law School’s Top 100 Graduates

Eidson to be Honored at Emory Law’s Centennial Gala as Former President Bill Clinton Delivers the Keynote Address CORAL GABLES, Fla. (April 27, 2017) – Attorney Lewis S. “Mike” Eidson, president of Coral Gables-based law firm Colson Hicks Eidson, was recently selected by Emory University School of Law as an Emory Law 100 Honoree. The honor, which was created in commemoration of the school’s 100th anniversary, is a special tribute to the Top 100 Emory Law School graduates. Emory University is consistently ranked among the top 25 law schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Eidson will be honored at the law school’s Centennial Gala celebration in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, April 29. The 42nd President of the United States, Bill Clinton, will deliver a keynote address and Atlanta Mayor Kaseem Reed will present a proclamation. “I am honored to receive this recognition and to be in the…
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Colson Hicks Eidson Partner Dean Colson Appointed to Florida International University Board of Trustees

Florida Board of Governors Appoints Colson to Four Year Term CORAL GABLES, Fla. (April 24, 2017) – Attorney Dean Colson, partner at Coral Gables-based law firm Colson Hicks Eidson, was appointed by The Florida Board of Governors to serve on Florida International University’s (FIU) Board of Trustees. He will serve a four year term beginning immediately. “I am honored to join the FIU Board of Trustees under the leadership of Chair Claudia Puig,” Colson said. “Higher education is something that I’m passionate about because we need quality university graduates ̶ in everything from STEM disciplines to the humanities and the arts ̶ in order to stay competitive at the state, national and international levels.” FIU’s 13-member Board of Trustees is responsible for developing cost-effective policies, implementing and maintaining high-quality education programs consistent with the university’s mission, conducting performance evaluations, and assuring that the university meets state policy, budgeting, and education standards. “Dean Colson has…
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Curtis B. Miner, Esq. Inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers

Curtis B. Miner, Esq. of Colson Hicks Eidson, P.A. in Coral Gables, FL was recently inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL) at their Annual Meeting held April 5-8, 2017. The International Academy of Trial Lawyers limits membership to 500 Fellows from the United States. The Academy seeks out, identifies, acknowledges and honors those who have achieved a career of excellence through demonstrated skill and ability in jury trials, trials before the court and appellate practice. Members are engaged in civil practice on both the plaintiff’s and the defendant’s side of the courtroom, and the trial of criminal cases. The Academy invites only lawyers who have attained the highest level of advocacy. A comprehensive screening process identifies the most distinguished members of the trial bar by means of both peer and judicial review. Mr. Miner has been evaluated by his colleagues and the judges in his jurisdiction and…
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