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Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel, LLP
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Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel, LLP
150 SE Second Avenue
Suite 1200
Miami
Florida
33131  United States
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305 379-3686 (Phone)
305 379-3690 (Fax)
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  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 client’s 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.
  Jerry Hamilton is a trial lawyer. He is board certified by the Florida Bar and has been recognized among the Top Ten Insurance Defense Lawyers in the United States by one of the world’s largest insurance companies. He is a founding partner and managing shareholder of Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel, LLP, a Martindale Hubbell® AV rated® minority certified law fi rm ranked as the 7th most diverse law firm in Florida by the Daily Business Review.

Mr. Hamilton has dedicated his practice to litigation, defending major insurers and corporations in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death, premises liability and negligent security, insurance coverage and bad faith, medical and professional malpractice, admiralty and maritime, commercial litigation, insurance fraud, hospitality, transportation, and product liability.

He has been named a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, recognized as a “Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics, named to Florida’s “Legal Elite” by Florida Trend, AV® rated by Martindale Hubbell®, and named as one of “100 Most Accomplished Blacks in Law” by ICABA. He is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance, the National Association of Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF), a Proctor Member of the Maritime Law Association, International Council on Cruise Lines, and a founding member and past president of the Caribbean Bar Association.

EDUCATION
J.D., with special citation, University of Florida College of Law
B.A., University of Miami

BAR AND COURT ADMISSIONS
Florida Bar, 1993
Jamaica, 2006
U.S. District Court for the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
U.S. Supreme Court
Directory Listing Information
 
Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel, LLP
 
FLORIDA:Fort Lauderdale
FLORIDA:Freeport, NY
FLORIDA:Miami
FLORIDA:Orlando
FLORIDA:Tampa
FLORIDA:St. Thomas, USVI
FLORIDA:Nassau, Bahamas
FLORIDA:Kingston, Jamaica
 
ADMIRALTY AND MARITIME LAW:
ALCOHOL:
ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION:
APPELLATE PRACTICE:
BANKING:Commercial Lending
BANKING:Workouts and Restructurings
CITY, COUNTY & LOCAL GOVERNMENT:
CIVIL TRIAL:
DEFAMATION:
FOOD:
IMMIGRATION:EB5 Financing/Immigration
IMMIGRATION:Immigration & Compliance
INSURANCE:Auto
INSURANCE:Bad Faith
INSURANCE:Coverage
INSURANCE:Directors and Officers
INSURANCE:Directors and Officers
INSURANCE:Employment Practices
INSURANCE:General Liability
INSURANCE:General Liability
INSURANCE:Governmental Entity
INSURANCE:Homeowners
INSURANCE:Medical Malpractice
INSURANCE:Ocean Marine
INSURANCE:Premises
INSURANCE:Product Liability
INSURANCE:Professional Liability
INSURANCE:Professional Liability
INSURANCE:Property
INSURANCE:Third Party
INSURANCE:Transportation
INSURANCE:Umbrella
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:ADA (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:ADA (compliance)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Advising on Employee Matters
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Arbitration
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Counseling
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Davis-Bacon Act (compliance)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Davis-Bacon Act (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:DOL Audits
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Drafting Employee Handbooks / Policies / Documents
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation (non-litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:FLSA (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:FLSA (non-litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:FMLA (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:FMLA (compliance)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Harassment / Discrimination / Retaliation
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:I-9 Compliance
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Immigration
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Internal Investigations
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:International Employment Law
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Labor
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Multidistrict Litigation
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:NLRB
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:OFCCP
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:OSHA (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:OSHA (compliance)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Title VII
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Trade Secret
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Training
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Union Campaigns
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Union Negotiations
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Wage & Hour (litigation)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Wage & Hour (compliance)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Walsh-Healy Act
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT:Whistle Blowing
LITIGATION:
PRODUCT LIABILITY LITIGATION:
PROPERTY:
TORT:
TRANSPORTATION:
 
MBE
 
20-50
 
11-20
 
Admiralty & Maritime Law
 
English
Spanish
 
Florida
New York
 
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
U.S. Supreme Court

NAMWOLF
150 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 800
Chicago, IL 60601
312.733.7780

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