Daily Business Review: Cole Scott Chief Gives Record $20M to UF Health Law Program

By Catherine Wilson | February 07, 2019 at 11:07 AM Richard Cole, Managing Partner of Cole, Scott & Kissane, Miami Cole, Scott & Kissane managing partner Richard P. Cole has given $20 million to the University of Florida Levin College of Law’s health law program in honor of his late father, a fellow UF law alumnus. The public university said the bequest funding an endowment is the largest individual contribution in the law school’s history and one of the largest donations to any law school in the country. Cole’s gift honors Robert B. Cole, the founding chairman of Baptist Health of South Florida. The[...]

On August 17, 2018, CSK attended the 2018 Judicial Luncheon hosted by the Cuban American Bar Association.

Judge Miguel De La O (far left), Judge Steve Leifman (second from the left), CSK Partner Sarah Egan (second from the right) and Judge Ramiro Areces (right)   CSK Associate Alex Cura (Left), CSK Partner David Caballero (Middle), and CSK Partner Sarah Egan (Right)   CSK Partner Elisabeth Espinosa (Left) and her parents on the right.   CSK Partner David Caballero (Far Left), Judge Barbara Areces (Left) and Judge Ramiro Areces (Far Right)

CSK Successfully Defends an Insurer in Bad Faith Claim with Alleged Exposure of $100 Million

Joe Kissane, Henry Salas and Scott Cole, with the assistance of Daniel Duello and Zachary Brewer, obtained a complete defense verdict in a bad faith claim filed against a medical malpractice insurer. In Samiian v. FPIC, the Plaintiff alleged that the insurer acted in bad faith: 1) by failing to properly investigate, evaluate or negotiate the underlying medical malpractice claim filed against him prior to the statutory pre-suit period, 2) by failing to properly advise him regarding the benefits and detriments of voluntary binding arbitration in the underlying medical malpractice claim and 3) by costing the doctor the opportunity to[...]

CSK Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2018

Cole, Scott & Kissane is pleased to announce the following members of the firm have been named as Florida Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2018 by Super Lawyers® magazine.  Many thanks for their hard work and dedication to our clients.