Michael A. Hersh

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 …

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers 2019

We are thrilled to announce that Kristin E. Bianculli, Eric S. Rosen, Peter K. Spillis, and both of our founding partners, Robert W. Kelley and John J. Uustal have been …