Michael Feiner

Michael A. Feiner is a partner in the Fort Lauderdale office of Steinger, Greene & Feiner. Since being admitted to the Florida Bar in 2001, Michael has devoted his practice to representing plaintiffs throughout Florida in various tort and strict liability cases and has successfully litigated cases against national insurance companies, large public companies, and governmental agencies, resulting in tens of millions of dollars for his clients. He has handled all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases on behalf of plaintiffs, including automobile negligence, premises liability, medical malpractice, product liability, dog bites, and sexual harassment. Michael’s product liability case against Microsoft, as well as his representation of victims of sexual harassment and abuse by physicians, has garnered him important media attention at both the local and national levels. Michael is an experienced trial lawyer and successfully argued an appeal to the Fourth District Court of Appeal. In the reported decision Ortlieb v. Butts, 849 So.2d 1165 (Fla. 4th DCA 2003), Michael persuaded the Fourth District Court of Appeal that a directed verdict on liability was appropriate where the defendant did not rebut the presumption of negligence of a rear driver in a rear-end collision.

Hit and Run in Coral Gables Leave 1 Dead and 6 Injured

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CORAL GABLES, Fla. – One man was killed and six were injured in a tragic hit-and-run car accident in Miami-Dade on Monday, April 19, 2021. The accident occurred in the early hours of the morning in the area Northwest 119th Street and 22nd Avenue. The injured parties were all traveling in the same car, a

Street Racing in Orlando Results in Hit-And-Run Killing 2 Sisters

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Investigators are chasing down leads in a case that caused the death of 2 sisters and injured 2 others in an apparent hit-and-run car accident related to street racing in the Orlando area. The police reports states that on Saturday, April 17, 2021, the two sisters were turning into the Publix plaza

Off-Duty Cop Rescues Woman After Car Crashes into Canal

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MIAMI, Fla. – A woman owes her life to an off-duty police officer who was heading home from a shift who just happened to be in the right place at the right time. Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at 5:00 PM Sabrina Anderson, a South Florida woman from the area, crashed her car into a canal

Avoid These Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Car Accident Claim

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All of the most common mistakes that can ruin your car accident claim are completely avoidable. Simple, small, and regrettable mistakes that clients make very soon after the accident can ruin yourinjury case. Most of us want to know how to win a car accident lawsuit. And there are many ways to win a lawsuit,

Company Car Accident Can Be Workers Comp & Personal Injury

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Company car accidents are not as complicated as they may seem at first. We are going to spend some time here discussing the options available to employees and employers after an employee is involved in a car accident in a company car. What employees and employers need to know about workers compensation, personal injury, and

Woman Sold 13-Year-Old Her Car for $80 Charged for Resulting Deadly Wreck

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A woman has been locked up and charged with vehicular homicide by recklessness as well as contributing to the delinquency of a minor, after an exchange led to a deadly crash in Nashville last month March 5, 2021. The initial reports may put the woman who sold the young man the car

Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Being Struck in Port St Lucie Accident

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PORT ST LUCIE, Fla. – A 66-year-old pedestrian was struck on Southwest Port St. Lucie Boulevard early on Wednesday morning March 24, 2021, and remains in critical condition as a result of the injuries sustained in the accident. The accident happened around 6:45 AM where, according to police, the man was either standing near the

Do Backseat Passengers Have To Wear A Seatbelt in Florida?

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More than just an argument between young siblings in the backseat of long road trips, and more than just a safety concern (although that is a major factor here), there is a legal issue regarding passengers wearing seatbelts. The question that some are still unclear of is this: do backseat passengers have to wear a

Man Pushing Vehicle Off Road Struck And Killed in I-95 Hit-and-Run

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – No good deed goes unpunished. For the 23-year-old Northern Virginia man who was struck and killed early Tuesday morning, this was his fate. Authorities are looking for any information that will lead to the arrest of the driver who struck and killed the pedestrian near $5th street around 2 a.am.