Personal Injury

Personal injury is an umbrella term that includes many types of laws that protect a victim who is injured or harmed due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing. The injured party seeks compensation for losses such as wages, medical bills, and pain and suffering from the one who caused the injury.

7News Interviews Josiah Graham and Client Injured in Shooting Outside Prime 112

7News reporter Sheldon Fox sat with attorney Josiah Graham and his client, Emerson Delgado. Delgado was injured in a shooting outside of Prime 112 in Miami over Memorial Day Weekend. He …

John Uustal and Michael Hersh Named “Most Effective Lawyers of 2020” by Daily Business Review

Kelley | Uustal is pleased to announce that attorneys John Uustal and Michael Hersh have been named the “Most Effective Lawyers of 2020” by the Daily Business Review in the …

Kelley | Uustal named a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Fort Lauderdale by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2021

Kelley | Uustal has once again been named a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” in Fort Lauderdale in three practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in 2021. The practice …

Boston Marathon Bomber’s Death Sentence Vacated Due to Possible Juror Bias

Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit vacated Boston Marathon Bomber Dzhorkar Tsarnaev’s death sentence due to a trial judge not properly vetting a juror for possible …

Death on the High Seas Act

The Death on the High Seas Act, also known as DOHSA or 46 USC §§30301-3030, is a United States admiralty law that was enacted by Congress in 1920.  This Act extends …

‘It Was Very Personal’: South Florida Attorney Secures $1 Million Settlement Over Childhood Friend’s Murder

Josiah Graham of Kelley | Uustal in Fort Lauderdale is no stranger to negligent security lawsuits. But this one really hit a nerve, as it involved a childhood friend murdered outside his Lauderhill apartment complex. …

NBC 6 Interviews Family of Jeffrey J. Brown and K|U Attorney Josiah Graham

NBC 6 News sits with Kelley | Uustal attorney Josiah Graham and the family of Jeffrey J. Brown, 31, who was tragically killed outside one of the condo buildings just before …

Kelley | Uustal Attorneys Secure $1 Million for Family of Man Fatally Shot on Father’s Day 2019

Kelley | Uustal attorneys Todd Falzone and Josiah Graham have obtained a $1 million settlement against Circle One Condominium, Inc. and Benchmark Property Management, Inc. in the shooting death of …

“I’ve been injured on my friend’s property; should I really sue my friend?”

This is a dilemma many seriously injured clients find themselves in. You’ve been seriously injured on your friend’s property, not intentionally, but because your friend was careless in upkeeping their home. And …

Admiralty Law - Important Definitions

This week I wanted to explain some of the unique terms and definitions I will be using in my blog posts.  Below is a list of some of the unique terms commonly used …