Led by partner Deborah J. Gander, the firm in 2005 obtained $60.9 million in injury compensation, the largest amount ever awarded in a Federal Tort Claims Act case in the country. Federal Judge Jose A. Gonzalez found the Obstetrics Clinic in Mayport Naval Station in Jacksonville, Florida, liable for medical negligence in the delivery of a brain-injured baby.
Our class action team achieved a $100 million settlement from Service Corporation International (SCI), a national funeral company, and its subsidiary, Menorah Gardens Cemetery. The case alleged that the companies buried families in the wrong graves, and the company agreed to compensate for the families’ grievances and provide in-kind services.
NHTSA Investigates Defective ZF-TRW Airbags Linked to Several DeathsColson Hicks Eidson is a Miami-based trial firm seeking to improve awareness on issues related to the safety and well-being of our community. Our legal knowledge, decades of experience and presence in the community are among the top reasons clients choose us to help them. For more information, speak with a car defect attorney at our firm. ...
Lion Air Flight 610 Update: Investigators Release Preliminary Crash ReportOn October 29, 2018, a Lion Air flight traveling from Jakarta, Indonesia to Pangkal Pinang crashed into the Java Sea after experiencing a flight control problem minutes after departure. There were no survivors. The Republic of Indonesia’s Komite Nasional Keselamatan Transportasi (KNKT) recently published a preliminary report about Lion Air ...
NHTSA Investigates General Motors Over Faulty Braking SystemAccording to a report from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Office of Defects Investigation (ODI), more than 2.7 million General Motors (GM) vehicles could be affected by deteriorating brake assist vacuum pumps. After receiving 111 complaints about 2014, 2015 and 2016 truck and SUV models, NHTSA has launched an ...
Our Personal Injury Lawyers Handle Cases Worldwide
Who does our law firm represent? If you have been the victim of negligence leading to personal injury or the wrongful death of a loved one, we want to hear your story and help you determine your best options moving forward. Our personal injury attorneys have represented clients all over the world in all manner of cases, including injury claims, defective product litigation and aviation accidents. In this video, Miami personal injury lawyer Mike Eidson explains our practice. If you have been harmed by the negligence of a third party, whether a single person or massive corporation, we would like to hear from you. Our law office is located in Miami.
All our firm does is litigation. Either we initiate it for you, you come and tell us “Do I have any rights that need to be protected? Do I have a case?” If we take that case, we’re the plaintiff. We bring the case for you and sometimes people get sued and they come here. We don’t represent insurance companies. We don’t represent insurance companies in cases where people have brought suit against somebody for injuries or deaths, but we will represent Cisco the computer giant. We represent foreign countries sometimes, we sue where one country sues another country and we’ll take the defendant in some of these cases. We’ve had clients in nine different countries so we had to have lawyers go all over the world to speak to those people to find out what their damages were so we have the capacity to handle any type of litigation, whether it’s anti-trust law, personal injury law, involving defective products, medical malpractice or it’s an intersection collision, two cars, one runs a red light. If somebody is seriously injured or killed in an accident like that, we can do it. Contact our lawyers at (305) 476-7400 or contact our website at Colson.com for more information.
(*) Disclaimer: All verdicts and settlements listed here are gross amounts before deductions for attorney fees and costs. Past results do not guarantee similar results in the future. Most cases result in a lower recovery. It should not be assumed that your case will have as beneficial a result.