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Unknown Dangers Of Commercial Trucks On The Highway

The Alvarez Law Firm wants to share consumer safety information that could hopefully help you prevent serious injuries. The truth is no one can tell just by looking at any commercial vehicle, if the truck is overweight, whether the brakes are in working order, or if the driver has the appropriate training and license ... Read More

Second Year Lawyer Beats Wal-Mart

The Alvarez Law Firm is pleased to report that second year associate Lisa Cabrera has won her first jury trial.  A Miami-Dade County jury agreed with Ms. Cabrera and awarded her client$150,000.00 against retail store giant Wal-Mart.  Ms. Cabrera represented a Miami-Dade police officer who was injured while attempting to arrest a violent and mentally disturbed war veteran. The incident ... Read More

Jury Awards $5 Million In Smoker’s Death From Cancer

Alex Alvarez of the Alvarez Law Firm successfully represented a brother and sister, Willie and Iola Cheeley against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in a 3 week trial for the death of their mother, Georgia Cheeley, a longtime smoker of Pall Mall Red. On Friday, a Broward Circuit Court jury awarded $2 million in punitive ... Read More

Over $155 Million in Tobacco Verdicts

Over $155 Million in Tobacco Verdicts Posted on May 3rd, 2013 The Alvarez Law firm has successfully obtained 8 verdicts against Tobacco companies, totaling over $155 million. The Alvarez Law Firm is proud to have represented individual victims and their families in these cases, and will continue to stay active in litigating, and seeking justice ... Read More

$54 Million in Tobacco Verdicts in 6 Months

$54 Million in Tobacco Verdicts in 6 Months Posted on July 12th, 2010 The Alvarez Law Firm has successfully obtained 2 separate jury verdicts on behalf of smokers in South Florida. In February 2010 the firm represented Robin Cohen who lost her husband of 30 years to lung cancer. The jury awarded Mrs. Cohen $10 ... Read More

Florida Gadolinium MRI Contrast Kidney Disease Attorneys

Florida Gadolinium MRI Contrast Kidney Disease Attorneys MRI Contrast Causing Signature Kidney Disease Jun 18, 2007 Gadolinium MRI Contrast could be causing serious injuries and even death. The Alvarez Law Firm is investigating potential cases involving patients who suffer from Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy(NSF). NFS/NFD is a disease that did not exist until 1997, when gadolinium ... Read More

The Alvarez Firm Wins 2 Consecutive Tobacco Trials

The Alvarez Firm Wins 2 Consecutive Tobacco Trials Posted on June 4th, 2007 Alex Alvarez teamed up with the law firm of Paige Trop & Ameen to battle against big tobacco. In two consecutive trials within a couple of months of each in Fort Lauderdale, Florida the team was successful against Phillip Morris USA and ... Read More

Complete MoisturePlus Contact Lens Solution Recalled

Complete MoisturePlus Contact Lens Solution Recalled May 30, 2007 Advanced Medical Optics Voluntarily Recalls Complete MoisturePlus Contact Lens Solution The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting health care professionals and their patients who wear soft contact lenses about a voluntary recall of Complete MoisturePlus Multi Purpose Solution manufactured by Advanced Medical Optics of Santa ... Read More

$2.2 Million in Last 30 Days

$2.2 Million in Last 30 Days May 23, 2007 In a combination of trials and negotiated settlements, the Alvarez Law Firm successfully recovered $2.2 million in awards to clients in the last 30 days. A jury awarded $1 million to the mother of young adult that was killed during a robbery attempt as he left ... Read More

Florida Hernia Patch Recall Attorneys

Florida Hernia Patch Recall Attorneys FDA Recalls Kugel Hernia Mesh Patches Apr 20, 2007 The Alvarez Law firm is representing patients who have suffered injuries as a result of implanted recalled hernia mesh patches. The Composix Kugel Mesh Patch was removed from the U.S. market on December 22, 2005. The Composix Kugel Mesh Patch is ... Read More
Congrats to Philip Holden & Alex Alvarez who have made the list of 2016's Top 50 Verdicts (@top_verdict) in Florida. https://t.co/6JMMYdODyg
Congratulations to Alex Alvarez for being inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. https://t.co/diiZ3qRpq7
We are honored to be featured with @GordonAndDoner as #6 in @CourtroomView's Top 10 Plaintiff Verdicts of 2016.… https://t.co/dWwBVRboJX
RT @LitCounsel: LCA Fellow Alex Alvarez & team @AlvarezFirm landed $10 million dollar verdict for client. https://t.co/pZm8QdlyTR via @dbre
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If tobacco farmers around the globe were to grow food instead, they could feed more than 70% of the world's 28 mil malnourished people.
RT @CourtroomView: Philip Morris Stung with $14.5M Award in Mouth Cancer #Tobacco Case w/attys from @alvarezfirm & @lawyersasbestos http://…
According to a study done in 2013, the top medical malpractice allegation claims are related to diagnosis. http://t.co/CsImofKIEq
We believe staying tech-savvy is important for trials. Read more: http://t.co/YrlKNC9bk6
#tobaccofact: In 1994, CEOs from 7 major tobacco companies testify before Congress, under oath, that they believe nicotine is NOT addictive.