Michael A. Hersh

Nine lawyers from Kelley | Uustal were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

Kelley | Uustal is proud to announce that nine of our attorneys were recognized in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the categories Best Lawyers, Ones to …

K|U Attorneys Represent Florida Businesses In Their Suit Over Water Main Break

By McCord Pagan Law360 (June 16, 2020) Fort Lauderdale businesses forced to temporarily close last year when a water main broke and allegedly caused hundreds of millions of dollars in economic …

8 Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Named to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers List

We are pleased to announce that 8 attorneys from Kelley | Uustal have been selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than …

Accountability a Must to Lower Astounding Number of Construction Site Injuries, Deaths

By Michael Hersh, K|U Managing Partner Original Article featured in Daily Business Review: https://www.law.com/dailybusinessreview/2020/03/20/accountability-a-must-to-lower-astounding-number-of-construction-site-injuries-deaths/ In January, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Florida Roofing Experts Inc., a Jacksonville roofing …

What is CO, and Why is it so Dangerous?

Known as the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide is a deadly gas that you cannot see, smell or taste.  It’s also non-irritating, so even at low levels you generally don’t know it’s …

K|U Attorneys Litigate Injury Lawsuit Involving Florida Hockey Star

Our firm recently filed a lawsuit against the wife of a retired hockey player on behalf of Jessica Provost, who was hit by a car while walking in her neighborhood. Provost, 52, was …

2020 Outlook: How Technological Advances Are Changing the Legal Landscape

K|U attorneys Michael Hersh and Kimberly Wald discuss the effects of “smart” technology and social media. While it has always influenced our profession, technological progress is having a greater impact now …

$3.8M Settlement Reached After 46-Year-Old’s Fatal Heart Attack

The estate of a 46-year-old father reached a settlement amounting to more than $3.8 million after he suffered a fatal heart attack. Erick Moran, who died in September 2017, had a history of coronary …

HBO Real Sports covers our client’s football heatstroke tragedy.

On a recent episode of the HBO TV show Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, correspondent Soledad O’Brien explored the dangers that heat stroke poses for high school football players. Several young …

Kelley | Uustal Lawyers Negotiate $27M for Toddler Burned in Pressure Cooker Explosion

A $27 Million dollar settlement has been reached after Fort Lauderdale product liability attorneys prove a pressure cooker caused a 3-year-old’s devastating burns. It’s been three years since the Gonzales family filed …