Firm News

Tobacco Companies Make it Harder to Seek Help

The attorneys of Kelley | Uustal have a long record of success in and out of the courtroom, fighting for justice on behalf of the clients we represent. Many times, these …

Family of Teenager Killed in Police Custody Sues Miami Beach Police Department

Israel Hernandez was only 18 years old when he was killed after a police officer used a Taser on him as Israel tried to run away; now his family is seeking justice. …

Know How to Recognize Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Sadly, there are numerous nursing homes throughout the state of Florida that are not up to state standards.

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Secure $38.5 Million for Client in Medical Negligence Case

Following a monthlong trial, a Broward County jury awarded over $28 million to our client who was left in a vegetative state after a controversial medical procedure. In December 2008, Dale Whyte underwent a procedure …

Attorney Michael Hersh Joins Kelley/Uustal

Kelley/Uustal is proud to announce the addition of Michael Hersh to our Florida personal injury law firm. Mr. Hersh is an experienced litigator who has spent the last several years litigating complex commercial and consumer finance cases.

Kelley | Uustal Files Class Action Against Ocean State Job Lot

Employers seeking to avoid paying overtime benefits and wages frequently misclassify their employees as “exempt.”

Melissa Medrano Appointed to Florida Bar’s Standing Committee

Personal injury attorney Melissa Medrano of Kelley/Uustal was recently appointed to the Florida Bar’s Standing Committee: the Legal Needs for Children.

Should I Settle My Birth Injury Case or Take it to Trial?

Everyone anticipates that their child’s birth will go smoothly and that mother and baby will be healthy and happy. However, sometimes birth complications occur, and the result can be mild or severe.

Eric Rosen Elected to the BCJA’s Executive Board of Directors

Eric Rosen of Kelley/Uustal was recently elected to the Broward County Justice Association Executive Board of Directors for 2013-2014 as the Newsletter Editor. Mr. Rosen has been on the Broward …