Top 10 Verdicts in Florida in 2018
We are pleased to present to you the list of the top 10 plaintiff jury verdicts* obtained in Florida in the year 2018. The list is comprised of various case types that were tried either in state or federal courts of Florida.
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Note: If you have made this list (Top 10 Verdicts in Florida in 2018) you have also made the list of Top 20 Verdicts in Florida in 2018.
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|Attorneys:||Kennan G. Dandar, Thomas J. Dandar of Dandar & Dandar PA|
|Case:||Carter v. University of South Florida Health, et al.|
|Type:||Delayed Diagnosis, Delayed Treatment, Failure to Diagnose, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Professional Malpractice, Surgical Error, Ob-Gyn Malpractice, Negligent Tort|
|Attorneys:||Adam D. Horowitz of Horowitz Law; Bradley J. Edwards, Brittany Henderson of Edwards Pottinger LLC|
|Case:||Baca v. Island Girl, Ltd.|
|Type:||Personal Injury, Rape, Sexual Assault, Workplace Safety, Negligent Security, Negligent Tort, Admiralty Law, Jones Act|
|Attorneys:||Thomas E. Leiter of The Leiter Group|
|Case:||Buck-Leiter Palm Ave Development v. City of Sarasota|
|Type:||Breach of Contract, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate|
|Attorneys:||Alex Alvarez, Phillip E. Holden of The Alvarez Law Firm; Gary M. Paige of Gordon & Partners, P.A.; Celene Humphries, Maegen Peek Luka, Thomas J. Seider of Brannock & Humphries|
|Case:||Estate of Schlefstein v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co|
|Type:||Deceptive Trade Practices, Failure to Warn, False Advertising, Fraudulent Concealment, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Tobacco, Defective Product, Intentional Tort, Intentional Misrepresentation, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability|
|Attorneys:||Daryl D. Parks, Anthony D. Thomas of Parks and Crump, LLC; Roosevelt Randolph, Linje Rivers of Knowles & Randolph, PA|
|Case:||Vickers v. DZE Corp.|
|Type:||Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Wrongful Death, DUI, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability|
|Attorneys:||P. Hutchison Brock of Brock Law, LLC|
|Case:||Emerson v. Lambert|
|Type:||Car Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Personal Injury, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort, Vicarious Liability, Respondeat Superior, Dangerous Instrumentality|
|Attorneys:||Eleanor T. Barnett, Glen H. Waldman, Jeffrey R. Lam of Waldman Barnett, P.L.; Angel A. Cortinas of Gunster|
|Case:||Cohen, et al. v. Williams Island Property Owners’ Assoc.|
|Type:||Breach of Contract, Property Rights, Commercial Litigation, Real Estate|
|Attorneys:||R. Frank Melton II, C. Richard Newsome, William C. Ourand, Milette E. Webber of Newsome Melton Law Firm; David C. Gibbs of Gibbs Law Firm, PA; Christine D. Spagnoli of Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP; Celene Humphries, Maegen Peek Luka of Brannock & Humphries|
|Case:||Estate of Salliotte v. Ford Motor Co., et al.|
|Type:||Car Accident, Failure to Warn, Motor Vehicle Accident, Product Liability, Wrongful Death, Defective Product, Negligent Maintenance, Negligent Tort, Strict Liability|
|Attorneys:||W. Cort Frohlich, Christopher E. Frohlich, Brian M. Beason of Frohlich, Gordon & Beason Law Firm; C. Richard Newsome of Newsome Melton Law Firm; Maegen Peek Luka of Brannock & Humphries|
|Case:||Estate of Dougherty v. WCA of Florida|
|Type:||Bicycle Accident, Motor Vehicle Accident, Truck Accident, Wrongful Death, Negligent Entrustment, Negligent Tort|
|Attorneys:||Susan S. Carlson, Ervin A. Gonzalez , Deborah J. Gander, Maureen E. Lefebvre of Colson Hicks Eidson; Tonya J. Meister of Meister Law, LLC|
|Case:||Spearman v. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.|
|Type:||Failure to Warn, Personal Injury, Work Accident, Workplace Negligence, Workplace Safety, Failure to Maintain, Failure to Supervise, Failure to Train, Negligent Tort, Admiralty Law, Jones Act|
* This and other lists of plaintiff jury verdicts, in our publication, may occasionally include a small number of counter- and/or cross-plaintiff verdicts.