Wrongful Death

When a person dies due to the negligence or intentional wrongdoing of another person or entity (like a company), surviving family members may be able to bring forth a wrongful death lawsuit. The purpose of this type of suit is to compensate the survivors for financial, emotional, and intangible losses that stem from the death.

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 …

‘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 …

Accountability a Must to Lower Astounding Number of Construction Site Injuries, Deaths

By Michael Hersh, K|U Managing Partner Original Article featured in Daily Business Review: https://www.law.com/dailybusinessreview/2020/03/20/accountability-a-must-to-lower-astounding-number-of-construction-site-injuries-deaths/ In January, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Florida Roofing Experts Inc., a Jacksonville roofing …

Lawsuits Filed Against FBI Over Parkland Shooting

Bob Kelley and our client, Lori Alhadeff (mother of Alyssa Alhadeff) sat down with CBS 4 to discuss the lawsuits filed against the FBI over Parkland shooting. “For the past year, …

Pursuing a Florida Medical Malpractice Case Against a Cardiologist

According to a recent study by Johns Hopkins, medical errors are the third-leading cause of death in the United States, resulting in anywhere between 250,000 and 440,000 deaths annually. Unfortunately, many …

What is CO, and Why is it so Dangerous?

Known as the “silent killer,” carbon monoxide is a deadly gas that you cannot see, smell or taste.  It’s also non-irritating, so even at low levels you generally don’t know it’s …

Parents Lose Son in Post-Collision Car Fire

A jury found General Motors (GM) guilty of negligently designing the fuel tank in a family station wagon that exploded after a low-speed crash. Six people burned, and two died, including a young …

Keyless Cars and Carbon Monoxide Deaths: Who Is Liable?

Pushing a button rather than turning a key to start a car has become the new norm in the auto industry. While starting the engine with just the push of a button can seem …