Just shy of its eleventh anniversary, Brannock & Humphries has added managing shareholder Ceci Berman’s name to the firm’s marquee, becoming Brannock Humphries & Berman.
After surveying more than 7,000 Hillsborough County lawyers, TAMPA Magazine has placed Ceci Berman and Celene Humphries on its annual list of the best attorneys in the Tampa Bay area.
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.
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.
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Celene Humphries discussed the evolving topic of evidence spoliation in personal injury and products liability cases in a special webinar she also co-chaired along with well-known personal injury attorney Jamie Holland. The program, entitled “57.105 Motions and Defense Motions for Fraud on the Court,” addressed defense motions,
The 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers in America has ranked several Brannock & Humphries attorneys among the top legal talent in the country for appellate practice, commercial litigation, and personal injury litigation on behalf of plaintiffs. Known for its credibility and prestige, recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on
Brannock & Humphries shareholder Celene Humphries was part of an exclusive faculty of Florida appellate judges and experienced practitioners for a three-day workshop on appellate brief-writing, appellate oral advocacy, and appellate principles of law.
For the second straight year, Brannock & Humphries shareholder Celene Humphries was a featured speaker at the Florida Justice Association’s Christian D. Searcy Voir Dire Institute, an in-depth, interactive, and comprehensive multiday program regarding the jury selection process.
Brannock & Humphries Obtains Affirmance Of Multimillion-Dollar Jury Verdict Against Cigarette Manufacturers
Following written and oral advocacy by Brannock & Humphries, the Fifth District Court of Appeal has fully upheld, without comment, a Brevard County jury’s decision to award $36 million, including punitive damages, to three plaintiffs in a wrongful death lawsuit against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.
Brannock & Humphries prevailed today in convincing the United States Supreme Court to decline to review a Florida state appellate decision on due process grounds, dealing a blow to the tobacco industry’s latest coordinated effort to overturn the landmark Engle class action litigation.