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 a claim against pressure cooker maker, Lifetime Brands. The company claimed the accident was caused by the family, but lawyers were able to reach a settlement. The young girl who is 5 years-old now suffered second and third-degree burns after the pressure cooker malfunctioned and sprayed hot liquid. Doctors had to amputate her leg, hand, and fingers. The Gonzales family was represented by John Uustal, Michael Hersh, and Catherine Darlson. You can read all the details behind the lawsuit below, originally published by Law360.

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DBR Interviews Michael Hersh and Kimberly Wald on the $35 Million Verdict Secured for their Client

What was supposed to have been a lovely day for a newly engaged couple took an ugly turn when the two were involved in a car crash that would lead to one of…

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Secure $35M Jury Award for Paralyzed Navy Veteran

Kelley | Uustal trial attorneys Michael Hersh and Kimberly Wald won a $35 million award from a Broward County jury for a Navy veteran left paralyzed following a car crash in Hollywood four…

K|U Hosts the FJA’s Member Appreciation Reception

We are proud to have hosted the Florida Justice Association’s Member Appreciation Reception last week in Fort Lauderdale. K|U managing partner Michael Hersh welcomed guests, who enjoyed an evening of…