WHAT SETS US APART?
Our specialization is just the beginning

We are trial lawyers.  Our attorneys have dedicated their entire careers to specializing in the areas of admiralty/maritime law, personal injury defense, premises liability, insurance defense and coverage, fraud, transportation/trucking and commercial litigation and 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 clientís 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. In 2012, HM&B was recognized as the 3rd Most Diverse Law Firm in South Florida.

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

NOTEWORTHY
Firm News

Jeanette Bellon joins Miami office as partner
 

Jerry Hamilton presenting "Shipwrecked - The use of Modern
Technology in Maritime Losses"

CLM Transportation conference is July 11th


Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel ranked #57 on the annual Review 100
Firm moves from #75 of top 100 So. Fla. firms

LEGAL NEWS
Recent Developments of Interest

Defense Verdict for HM&B client after 3 week trial in $2.6 Million Malpractice lawsuit
Jury deliberates less than 2 hours

HM&B prevails on appeal of dismissal of entire complaint claiming negligent response to medical emergency that resulted in alleged brain injury
Appellate court affirms district courtís decision

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

HM&B obtains Defense Verdict in Federal Court Trial on personal injury claim
Second defense verdict in month for HM&B clients

HM&B Successful on Appeal in Protecting Insurer's Claim File Materials
Trial court order quashed

Defense Verdict in Wrongful Death Case
Complete defense verdict vindicates client

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