PRLog - Aug. 24, 2012 - WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman, a West Palm Beach Litigation Law Firm focusing on personal injury, commercial litigation, insurance bad faith, family law, among other areas of practice, is proud to congratulate partners Robert D. Critton and Michael Pike on obtaining a verdict of $585,000 in a slip and fall case. The verdict, which was returned Thursday, August 23, 2012, came despite a 25 percent comparative. Critton and Pike partnered to fight on behalf of the plaintiff, who was hurt in 2010 following a slip and fall in Shree Ganesh Donuts, which was doing business under the Dunkin Donuts brand. The location where the incident occurred was in Palm Beach County.
Critton and Pike
Robert D. Critton Jr. has been practicing law in Palm Beach County for more than 35 years. He has earned Florida Bar Board Certification, which is the highest level of recognition by The Florida Bar for the competency and experience of a civil trial attorney. He is profiled in The Best Lawyers in America and is also AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and included in their Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Critton's areas of practice include general civil and complex commercial litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, insurance litigation and legal malpractice. Critton is a member of the American Association for Justice, American Board of Trial Advocates, The Florida Bar, and the Florida Justice Association. Critton is admitted to practice throughout the State of Florida and before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits, as well as before the United States Supreme Court. He is also admitted to practice in the District of Columbia. He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University (B.A.) and the University of Florida (J.D.).
Michael Pike has been with the Law Firm of Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman for more than eight years, being named partner in 2011. He has secured numerous verdicts and settlements on behalf of clients within the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, bad faith insurance litigation, commercial litigation, sexual battery & assault and RICO. Pike is a former clerk of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and has also worked for the State Attorney's Office. He is admitted to practice in Florida and U.S. District Courts – Southern and Middle Districts of Florida. Pike received his bachelor's degree from the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications and J.D. with honors from the University of Florida, Levin College of Law. Pike is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, the Florida Justice Association and is currently serving as President of the Palm Beach County Justice Association (PBCJA). He is also a trustee of the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. Pike is also very active with the community and involved with numerous organizations, including the Women's Foundation of Palm Beach County.
About Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman
BCLC is a West Palm Beach Litigation Law Firm focusing on Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury, Auto Accidents, Insurance Bad Faith, Marital & Family Law, Sexual Battery & Assault, RICO, Employment Litigation and Legal Malpractice throughout the state of Florida within Palm Beach, Broward, Dade and Martin Counties including West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Boca Raton, Lake Worth, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, Stuart, Port St. Lucie, and the Treasure Coast. The lawyers at Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman, prides themselves on being trusted advocates to their clients and accomplishes this by building relationships with clients, educating them and representing them with their best interests in mind. For more information on BCLC Law and/or to contact a lawyer, please visit http://www.bclclaw.com/