DLD Lawyers was proud to support Kristi House’s 12th Annual Breaking the Silence Luncheon

DLD Lawyers was proud to support Kristi House’s 12th Annual Breaking the Silence Luncheon at Jungle Island on May 22. Kristi House, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization in Miami, Florida, dedicated to healing and eradicating child sexual abuse. Kristi House operates the Orlowitz-Lee Children’s Advocacy Center responsible for sexual abuse cases in all of…

DLD Lawyers Wins Final Summary Judgment

Final summary judgment won on a hotly contested legal malpractice claim. Plaintiff demanded $500,000 settlement for an alleged error in drafting a prenuptial agreement. Plaintiff refused to negotiate off of his settlement demand. Court entered final summary judgment in favor of the Defendants finding that Plaintiff had abandoned his legal malpractice claim by failing to…

DLD Lawyers Sponsors St. Thomas University’s Fore the Love of Education 2018 Golf Tournament

DLD Lawyers Sponsors St. Thomas University’s Fore the Love of Education 2018 Golf Tournament DLD Lawyers participated in the Fore the Love of Education Golf & Tennis Tournament on Friday, April 20, 2017 at the prestigious Miami Beach Golf Club. The event raises over $75,000 for student scholarships every year. It was a beautiful day filled with…

DLD Lawyers was a proud sponsor of the Dade County Bar Association’s Super Stars in Trial & Jury Selection on March 2, 2018 at the Miracle Theatre in Coral Gables

This program was attended by 10 of our attorneys and featured discussion from dozen of judges and attorneys on strategies involving depositions, direct & cross examinations opening & closing arguments, voir dire and feedback from the jurors. DLD Lawyers is always proud to participate and support the Dade County Bar Association.

Michael Crist to Speak at ACI’s 23rd National Forum on Asbestos Claims and Litigation in Chicago

Michael J. Crist, a partner at DLD Lawyers, has been asked to speak at the ACI’s 23rd National Forum on Asbestos Claims and Litigation in Chicago from May 21-23, 2018. This will be the sixth occasion on which he worked with the ACI to outline the intersection of law and science.

Jose Rojas recently attended the HNBA luncheon honoring Jorge L. Martinez, Esq., Senior Director of Legal at Virgin Voyages

“It was a most informative and enjoyable Luncheon. Wejoin with our colleagues in congratulating Jorge for his success and his leadership role with Virgin, said Jose Rojas.”

Pete DeMahy and James Shaw named in South Florida Legal Guide

Two DLD attorneys were recently featured in South Florida Legal Guide. Pete DeMahy was selected as a top lawyer for professional malpractice and James Shaw was selected as a top up and comer for commercial litigation in Florida Trend Magazine. Only 2% of Florida’s Attorneys are selected to these categories. Link to South Florida Legal…

Tiya Rolle participates in the Florida Association of Women Lawyers’ Fifth Annual Trial Skills Workshop

During February 1st and 2nd, Tiya Rolle, Esq., an associate attorney with DLD Lawyers, participated in the Florida Association of Women Lawyers’ Fifth Annual Trial Skills Workshop at the Miami-Dade Children’s Courthouse. The workshop centered on promoting the trial advocacy skills of female attorneys. The intensive two-day workshop featured the following current and retired judges…

DLD Lawyers Grand Benefactor Sponsor to Miami-Dade FAWL 35th Annual Judicial Reception

DLD Lawyers served as Grand Benefactor Sponsor to the Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers’ 35th Annual Judicial Reception at the JW Marriott Marquis on December 7, 2017. Donell Hicks, Tiya Rolle, Cori Varsallone, Shannon Crosby, Mary Margaret Schneider, Alexis Hanson and Karina Peiro Mary Margaret Schneider, Alexis Hanson and Karina Peiro Mary Margaret Schneider,…

Partner James Shaw features an article in the November Issue of DRI The Voice of the Defense Bar

James Shaw’s article was featured in the November 2017 Issue of DRI The Voice of the Defense Bar. “E-Cigarettes: A New Frontier in Product Liability” explores the technology behind e-cigarettes and issues that arise in product defect litigation related to e-cigarettes. Read the full article here.