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Our Verdicts, Settlements & Awards

On the following pages you will find some of the firm’s verdicts, settlements and awards.

Since 1971, our maritime firm has settled and tried to verdict, literally thousands of cases. But, most settlements include confidentiality provisions which prevent us from revealing the settlement amount. Our firm has recovered well over $100 million dollars on behalf of our clients. This is not a complete listing of the firm’s work but is rather intended to give you an idea of cases we have handled in the past.

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Sosa vs. M/V Lago Izabal - $25,843,903.00

Andersen vs. Sky Cruises - $6,100,000.00

Willie R. Walker vs. Florida Power & Light Company - $4,300,000.00

Langmead vs. Admiral Cruises - $3,500,965.00

William Skye vs. Maersk Lines Limited - $2,362,299

Tu vs. Mt. Sinai Medical - $2,000,000.00

Greenberg vs. Mercy Hospital - $1,601,000.00 (unreduced)

Moroni vs. Boeing Aircraft Co. - $1,525,000.00

Popick vs. Louisville Ladder - $1,500,000.00

Grynenko vs. Inn. Thinking - $1,500,000.00

Dudka vs. Mulder Holdings - $1,000,000.00

Clifford Williams vs. Royal Caribbean Cruises - $970,230.00 plus lifetime medical care

Centeno vs. Gulf Fleet - $776,000.00

Igac vs. Norwegian Cruise Lines - $662,165.00

Nunez vs. Carnival Cruise Lines - $575,000.00

Rodriguez vs. Carnival Cruise Lines - $525,000.00

Schwartz vs. Sacks - $350,000.00

Olivares vs. Sky Cruises - $276,948.29

Rivera vs. Int’l Ships Services - $200,000.00

Rosales vs. National Car Rental - $199,680.94

Morales vs. King Ocean - $175,000.00

Lucia vs. Metropolitan Dade County - $125,000.00

Azzam vs. Northern Trust Bank - $666,600.00

Allum vs. Sulphur Carriers - $653,000.00

Morgan vs. American Motors - $600,000.00

Refugia vs. Royal Caribbean - $560,000.00

Wilson vs. Bender - $540,000.00

Rosania vs. Fitzpatrick - $370,000.00

Cutler vs. U.S.A. - $260,995.00

Ennia Gen Ins vs. Ferguson - $259,000.00

Young vs. M/V Federico R - $150,000.00

Coffill vs. Universal Health - $120,000.00

Jose Valencia vs. Norwegian - $80,000.00

Ortiz vs. Universal Alco S.A - $75,000.00

Handley vs. White - $66,000.00

Monroe vs. Carnival - $37,000.00

Disclaimer required by the Florida Bar: The numbers above are the gross recoveries, before deduction for attorneys' fees and expenses. Most cases result in a lower recovery. It should not be assumed that your case will have as beneficial a result.

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  • Lipcon, Margulies, Alsina & Winkleman

    I would like to thank all of the staff at LMAW, P.A., especially Michael Winkleman, Eric Morales and Charles Lipcon, for their support and hard work during my lawsuit. I would highly recommend this firm to anyone needing legal adv

    - Brian Torchin

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