CORAL GABLES, Fla. (July 18, 2012) – Coral Gables-based law firm Colson Hicks Eidson has once again been recognized as one of Florida’s leading litigation firms in the 2012 edition of Chambers USA, a widely-respected annual directory that ranks and reviews lawyers and law firms in an extensive range of practice areas throughout the U.S.
The firm received Band 1 honors, the highest recognition, in litigation for the fourth consecutive year and was noted for its talented and respected team, with one admiring source stating: “They do some very good work and have some superb lawyers. As trial lawyers I would say they are the top of the heap.”
Partners Dean Colson, Mike Eidson, Ervin Gonzalez, Roberto Martínez, Joseph M. Matthews,and Curtis Miner were also recognized as “Leaders in Their Field.” Gonzalez, Martínez, and Matthews received Band 1 recognitions.
The Colson Hicks Eidson partners were ranked in the following areas:
The annual directory continued its recognition of the firm’s reputation and leadership in its core practice areas noting: “Colson Hicks Eidson, one of Miami’s oldest and most accomplished law firms, is considered among the top trial firms in the United States, having won hundreds of multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for its clients. With decades of experience in personal injury, commercial, securities, business torts, insurance, professional liability litigation and white-collar criminal defense, as well as domestic and international arbitration, the firm enjoys a long history of landmark decisions that have resulted in national and international recognition.”
Inclusion in Chambers USA is based exclusively on research and confidential in-depth interviews with thousands of lawyers and their clients from across the country conducted by a team of independent researchers. The directory includes editorial comments based on market research and quotes from client interviews.