Last year, Brannock & Humphries provided appellate support at eight trials that made the list of the top verdicts in the United States, and another case in which Brannock & Humphries played a key role ended with one of the nation’s 100 highest settlements.
Two cases that were orally argued by Brannock & Humphries on consecutive days last month, one in Daytona Beach and the other in Tampa, were both affirmed today, embracing the arguments made by Brannock & Humphries for upholding the multimillion-dollar jury awards. The first case involved a challenge by R.J. Reynolds
Assisting longtime client Benderson Development Company and its land development lawyer Robert Lincoln, Brannock & Humphries helped convince a Sarasota County circuit judge to deny a petition for writ of certiorari filed by a resident who was dissatisfied with the county’s decision to approve a 23-acre mixed-used development along a
In a thoughtful opinion emphasizing the limited role of the judiciary in policing the internal affairs of voluntary membership organizations, a three-judge panel of the Fourth District Court of Appeal unanimously decided that a trial court should not have second-guessed a Martin County aviation community’s decision to suspend and terminate
Board certified attorney Tracy Carlin, a longtime fixture in Florida appellate circles and Of Counsel for Brannock & Humphries, was the featured speaker at this month’s webinar series hosted by the Florida Bar’s Appellate Practice Section. Ms. Carlin spoke on the intricacies of pass-through jurisdiction, a narrow and frequently misunderstood procedural
As in years past, Brannock & Humphries was once again named a “Tier 1” regional law firm in the areas of appellate practice and commercial litigation, also garnering a “Tier 2” ranking from U.S. News & World Report in personal injury litigation on behalf of plaintiffs.
The Second District Court of Appeal has upheld a summary judgment entered in favor of a small business owner who was sued by a former employee, putting an end to the employee’s lawsuit and handing a win to Brannock & Humphries, which represented the business owner on appeal. The case arose
Working hand-in-hand with the Sessums Law Group, Brannock & Humphries helped obtain an important appellate victory today from the Second District Court of Appeal. The case involved a dispute between two former spouses. The former wife attempted to argue that a letter written by the former husband during the marriage was
For her efforts leading the Brannock & Humphries team that achieved a landmark decision from the Florida Supreme Court last year, Maegen Luka was honored with the “Protector of the Realm” award at the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association’s annual gala. The Supreme Court decision that garnered the award set an
In one of the most comprehensive opinions concerning patent jurisdiction since a seminal 2013 Supreme Court decision on the issue, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled today that a Florida federal court lacked subject matter jurisdiction to hear a breach of contract case involving a