| Jun 19, 2014
| 1:13 PM
The incoming president of the Florida Bar is a West Palm Beach attorney who wants to find better ways to provide legal services to a majority of Floridians who can't afford to hire a lawyer.
Gregory W. Coleman, 51, said about 60 percent of Floridians...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:24 AM
TALLAHASSEE – In the everlasting battle between trial lawyers and the business lobby, not even a corporate outsider in the Governor’s Mansion changes Florida politics.
Florida’s gubernatorial race is already living up to the hype as...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Doctors, growers, sellers and investors eager to do business in medical marijuana likely will need to figure out what will be legal, and lawyers are ready to offer advice.
The Orlando-based law firm GrayRobinson, one of Florida's largest, announced...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:03 PM
In recent years, more than half a million veterans struggling with poverty and service-connected disabilities were forced to wait months — sometimes more than a year — to receive veterans benefits that can mean the difference between...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Several law firms are objecting to the proposed settlement of a class-action suit seeking damages for the inflated fuel economy claims of South Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia.
The attorneys said the settlement is designed to discourage owners of...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Robert S. Strauss, a one-time chairman of the Democratic National Committee and a Washington insider who combined earthy Texas charm with raw political power, died Wednesday. He was 95.
A spokesman for Strauss' Washington law firm, Akin Gump Strauss...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:33 AM
A law firm that represented Costa Mesa's police association allegedly admitted that it hired a private investigator in 2012 to catch a member of the City Council in "a compromising position," according a lawsuit filed last month.
If accurate, the...
| May 17, 2014
Donald Sterling is expected to launch what could be a long and contentious legal battle with the NBA over his ownership of the Clippers without the support of the big, politically connected law firm that has been with him for more than three decades....
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:28 AM
A South Florida law firm will hold a free course Wednesday, June 11, for board members, managers and directors of community associations.
The class, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., will address material alterations in condominiums and architectural...
| May 22, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Prosecutors filed a criminal conspiracy charge against former Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler partner Stuart Rosenfeldt on Thursday — accusing him of committing bank fraud, making illegal political donations and running a prostitute out of town when...
| May 20, 2014
| 7:14 PM
An Orange County Superior Court judge has cleared the way for evidence gathering in a lawsuit filed by two Costa Mesa councilmen against the police union.
That means a past president of the Costa Mesa Police Assn. and partners from its former law firm...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:59 AM
An Orange County Superior Court judge has cleared the way for evidence-gathering in a lawsuit filed by two Costa Mesa councilmen who allege members of their city's police union harassed and intimidated them.
That means a past president of the Costa Mesa...