Landmark Cases

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 …

Unprecedented Settlement for Defective Seatbelt

A man was ejected from his vehicle in an automobile collision. When he hit the ground he broke his neck, causing permanent paralysis. Because he was ejected from the vehicle, …

$5.3M Verdict - Unlikely Win in Rare Florida Tobacco Case

Fort Lauderdale attorneys won a rare $5.3 million wrongful death verdict for the family of a smoker who picked up her first cigarette in the 1970s — decades after most tobacco plaintiffs in Florida. …

Negligent Employer to Pay $23M for Brain Injury

Attorneys Eric S. Rosen, Michael A. Hersh, and Kimberly L. Wald of Kelley | Uustal represented Efrain Alamo-Cruz, and his wife, Maria Alamo in a case that received a victory in excess …

Jury Awards $2.85M in Medical Malpractice Case That Lead To Preventable Death

A Broward County jury in a medical malpractice case last week awarded $2.85 million to the family of a former Margate police officer who died in the hospital of a treatable illness physicians failed to fully diagnose and later treat properly.

Philip Morris & R.J. Reynolds Hit with $6M Judgment in Lung Cancer Death Case

The Fort Lauderdale injury attorneys at Kelley/Uustal obtained a $6M judgment in a lung cancer death case.

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Secure $28.795M Verdict in Big Tobacco Case

Kelley/Uustal have obtained a nearly $29M verdict for the surviving husband of a woman who died after smoking R.J. Reynolds cigarettes for over 40 years.

Kelley | Uustal Obtains $4.3M Award in Med Mal Case

The Fort Lauderdale medical malpractice lawyers at Kelley/Uustal have obtained a $4.3M award for the family of a young mother who lost her life due to medical error.

$13M Verdict - R.J. Reynolds Found Guilty of Conspiracy

Vivian Wilkinson was a former bartender who passed away from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) after smoking cigarettes for more than 40 years. Kelley | Uustal attorney Eric Rosen has been …

$17.4M Verdict - Phillip Morris Misleads Customers

A Florida jury awarded our client $17.4 million in a lawsuit against Philip Morris USA Inc. after her husband died of obstructive pulmonary disease and lung cancer. The verdict included $3.5 …