Less than one month after an oral argument in Daytona Beach, Florida’s Fifth District Court of Appeal adopted Brannock Humphries & Berman’s interpretation of the Graves Amendment, a federal statute that deals with vicarious liability for accidents caused by loaner vehicles.
In a historically unusual year for trial litigation, one thing stayed the same in 2020: Brannock Humphries & Berman contributed to one of the top 20 verdicts obtained in Florida.
On the heels of a big personal jurisdiction win against LG Chem obtained in September, Brannock Humphries & Berman has secured two more favorable rulings from the Georgia Court of Appeals.
The Florida Supreme Court has appointed Brannock Humphries & Berman shareholder Tom Seider to a three-year term on the Standard Jury Instructions Committee for Civil Cases.
The 2022 edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” publication has recognized Brannock Humphries & Berman for its work in three practice areas.
After a rechargeable battery made by South Korean company LG Chem exploded in a Georgia resident’s pocket, causing catastrophic injuries, the company challenged the jurisdiction of the Georgia courts to adjudicate the resident’s personal-injury lawsuit.
“Super,” “Elite,” “Top,” “Best”: The Accolades Roll in for Brannock Humphries & Berman and its Lawyers
The latest batch of rankings from legal publications like Super Lawyers, the Best Lawyers in America, and Chambers USA have all been released, and there’s no doubt about it: Brannock Humphries & Berman continues to be among Florida’s most decorated law firms.
Steve Brannock, Celene Humphries, Ceci Berman, and Shea Moxon were all recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, while Tom Seider and Joe Eagleton were featured in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for the second consecutive year.