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Trial Attorney Yanique L. Otto, Founder of The Otto Law Group, Joins Kelley | Uustal as a Partner

“Yanique is a valuable addition to our team,” said founding partner John Uustal. “She’s knownfor her perseverance in and out of the courtroom. We are incredibly impressed by her passion for …

Kelley | Uustal Names Peter Spillis Managing Partner

Trial attorney Peter Spillis has been named managing partner of the Kelley|Uustal law firm. The firm specializes in catastrophic injury and wrongful death. Spillis joined the firm as a partner in …

“Rising Star” Tiffany Fanelli Joins Kelley | Uustal

Kelley | Uustal, a law firm focused on cases of catastrophic injury and wrongful death, is pleased to welcome Tiffany Fanelli to the firm. Fanelli joins the firm following more than 5 years …

Former Federal Prosecutor Matthew DellaBetta Joins Kelley | Uustal

Matthew DellaBetta, a former federal and state prosecutor, has moved from Baltimore to join Kelley | Uustal. DellaBetta had served as the Deputy Chief of the Violent Crimes and Gangs section for …

The National Trial Lawyers Announces Karina Rodrigues as One of Its Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Florida

The National Trial Lawyers is pleased to announce that Karina Rodrigues of Kelley | Uustal has been selected for inclusion into its Top 40 Under 40 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers …

Kelley | Uustal’s Cristina Pierson Breaks Down Trial Over Drilling Accident That Left 9K+ Businesses w/o Water

Last month’s verdict finding a Florida company responsible for the drilling accident that left a large swath of Fort Lauderdale without water was keyed by testimony that the company failed to properly …

Major Victory in Water-Main Litigation, Featured in the DBR

A Broward Circuit Court jury returned a verdict against a Wellington-based construction company, finding it nearly completely liable for the damages 9,200 businesses suffered over two days due to a water main break about two …

DBR Readers Vote Kelley | Uustal Best Personal Injury Firm of 2021

We are thrilled to announce that Kelley | Uustal Trial Attorneys has been voted the Best Personal Injury Firm of 2021 by Daily Business Review readers. Being nominated among a group …

CPAP Safety

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting people who use Philips Respironics ventilators, BiPAP, and CPAP machines and their health care providers that Philips Respironics has recalled certain …

Kelley | Uustal named a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Fort Lauderdale by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for 2022

Kelley | Uustal Trial Attorneys have once again been named a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Fort Lauderdale in four practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for 2022. …