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

Colson Hicks Eidson Wins in Three Categories at Dade County Bar Association’s Legal Luminaries Gala

Peer-Reviewed Nominated & Selected Awards Program Honors Excellence in Practice CORAL GABLES, Fla. (August 9, 2017) – Coral Gables-based law firm Colson Hicks Eidson was recognized as the Top Boutique Law Firm by the Dade County Bar Association at its second annual Legal Luminaries Awards Gala. Additionally, Partner Patrick S. Montoya was honored as the Top Products Liability Attorney and Associate Latoya C. Brown was honored as the Top Attorney Under The Age of 40. The Dade County Bar Association is the largest voluntary bar association in Florida. The peer-reviewed Legal Luminaries awards program is designed to honor the top attorneys in Dade County as voted on by their peers. Registered attorneys throughout the state cast their votes to determine the winners and nominees in the respective categories. The Gala was held on July 26th at the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne, and is said to be the largest of its…
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Chambers USA Ranks Colson Hicks Eidson Among Top Litigation Firms in Florida

Premier Legal Guide Touts Firm’s ‘Deep Bench of Attorneys with Enormous Trial Experience’ and Ranks Five Partners in 2017 Edition  CORAL GABLES, Fla. (July 25, 2017) – Colson Hicks Eidson has once again earned top honors in commercial litigation, ranking Band 1, the highest recognition possible, in the 2017 edition of Chambers USA, the world’s leading legal guide that ranks and reviews lawyers and law firms.  The firm is one of only five law firms in the state of Florida to receive the Band 1 designation. The widely-respected directory recognized Colson Hicks Eidson as “a premier practice for plaintiff representation, with a deep bench of attorneys with enormous trial experience” and noted the firm’s significant expertise in class-action matters, including personal injury and product liability cases, with additional strengths in professional malpractice and white-collar crime litigation. Sources commended the firm as “the dream team of plaintiffs’ lawyers” with one interviewee…
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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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