Our specialization is just the beginning

We are trial lawyers.  Our attorneys have dedicated their entire careers to specializing in the areas of insurance defense and coverage, general liability defense, transportation and trucking, property and casualty, employment, professional liability, insurance fraud,  admiralty and maritime, products liability, commercial litigation and commercial transactions. Our lawyers are available to discuss any aspect of your case 24/7. HM&B's emergency action response team can investigate any situation immediately, regardless of the jurisdiction and we take pride in exceeding all our of clients' expectations.

Our approach means efficient case management where claims are evaluated quickly and clients are provided with the most cost effective path to resolution. It is just one of the reasons we were named to the list of Top Ten Lawyers worldwide by one of the largest insurance carriers in the world.

Our diverse team can connect across any legal and social environment with a keen understanding of norms and cultures, whether it is working with diverse jury pools or skillfully handling international issues.  HM&B is a minority certified law firm consistently ranked among the Top Ten Most Diverse Law Firms in Florida. 

Let us show you why being a different kind of law firm inspires us.

Firm News

Suzanne Lehner, Esq. has been appointed by the Florida Bar President-elect William J. Schifino, Jr., Esq. to serve as the 2016-2017 Vice-Chair of the Florida Barís Continuing Legal Education Committee.

HM&B Chosen as "Company of the Year" + Jerry Hamilton and Jennifer Miller Brooks chosen as Top 50 Miami Power Honorees

Recent Developments of Interest

Plaintiff awarded $9000 after seeking nearly $3 Million
in Damages-Only Trial of Traumatic Brain Injury Claim

HM&B Prevails on Appeal in Dismissal of Complaint on Claims of Negligent Operation of Shore Excursion

HM&B Prevails on Motion for Summary Judgment on Seaman's Brain Injury Claim and Obtains Final Judgment on Behalf of Jones Act Employer/Cruise Line

HM&B Trial Team Prevails in Another Miami Explosion case

HM&B Launches Partnership with Brownsville Middle School on the American Bar Association's Law Day

Defense Verdict for HM&B client in $1 Million Premises Liability claim
Jury deliberates 31 minutes

HM&B Defense Team Wins Jury Trial
Complete defense verdict in Sinkhole Breach of Contract Case

Complete defense verdict for HM&B client and $1.4 Million verdict in federal trial
Clients vindicated after years of litigation


Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel Featured as Law Firm of the Month
Attorney at Law Magazine Highlights Firm