Suit Targets Florida Utility in Water Main Outage

Published in 2020 Florida Super Lawyers Magazine - By Beth Taylor

An attempt by a Florida Power & Light subcontractor to make underground electrical repairs near the Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport went wrong last July 17, rupturing a 42-inch water main and leaving many Fort Lauderdale businesses temporarily high and dry.

Now, Miami attorney Adam Moskowitz and Fort Lauderdale lawyers William Scherer at Conrad & Scherer and Cristina Pierson at Kelley Uustal are seeking class action status for a lawsuit against the utility and three of its subcontractors on behalf of all the affected companies.

Featured in the DBR: Multimillion-Dollar Settlement Reached in Broward Water Main Break

Attorneys have reached a class action settlement between most of the companies behind a water main break in Fort Lauderdale and thousands of businesses who suffered damages over two days. “We are pleased…

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Did you know that carbon monoxide can be a lethal danger even out on the open water? Ally Sidloski was perfectly healthy when she went out for a day of boating. In fact…

Eight lawyers from Kelley | Uustal were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Kelley | Uustal is proud to announce that eight of our attorneys were recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the categories Best Lawyers, Ones to Watch, and Lawyer of…