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.

Gov. DeSantis Vetoes Bill Aimed at Florida No Fault Statute (PIP Insurance)

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Bill 54 was passed in the Florida Senate on April 14, 2021. [1] However, it was vetoed by Governor DeSantis before being signed into law on May 6. 2021.[2] “While the PIP system has flaws and Florida law regarding bad faith is deficient … SB 54 does not adequately address the current issues facing Florida

Tips To Drive Safely When It Is Raining

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The ability to drive safely when it’s raining is invaluable. Many lives have been saved by drivers who know how to drive carefully in the rain. According to reports, about 5,700 people are killed and more than 418,000 are injured in weather-related crashes every year. Whether it is a light sprinkle or a heavy shower,

Slip And Falls In Nursing Homes: Can I Sue?

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You have a loved one in a nursing home who faced an injury by falling down the stairs because of poor lightening in the corridors. After a nursing home fall, your loved one has to go through immense pain and distress besides hefty medical expenses. Can you sue the nursing home for liability? Yes, you

St. Petersburg Intersection Has 18 Accidents So Far This Year

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PETERSBURG, Fla. – There are very few intersections in Florida that are responsible for almost 20 car accidents in just a few months. The corner of 20th Ave and 5th Ave in St. Petersburg is the scene of many car accidents in the area. And things are only getting worse. The intersection has been the

$1 Million Awarded to Palm Beach Women Injured By Bus Driver

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A jury has awarded a west palm beach resident nearly $1 million for injuries caused by an inattentive school bus driver who may have caused her lifelong spinal injuries following an auto accident at an intersection in West Palm Beach. It seems the old adage stands, you never know if

Nashville Upgrades Traffic Technology for Safer Roads

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NASHVILLE, Tn. – in early 2021, Nashville received a U.S. Department of Transportation grant to install smart traffic technology in one of the busiest corridors in the city: Charlotte Avenue. The funding, totaling $1.5 million, will be used to install the latest smart technology at this busy intersection, with the hope that this new tech

What to Do If You Are Injured at a Work Event

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Well, getting injured at a work event is the last thing anyone hopes for. You go to an event thinking that you’re going to have a great time. You dress well, enjoy some food and drinks, and make sure that you make the most of your experience. But just when you least expect it, you

Driver Who Caused Hit-and-Run Crash Found and Arrest Almost 2 Years Later

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Almost 2 years after a hit-and-run accident killed a 28-year-old father of two, police believe they have finally found the driver and made an arrest. WPB Police arrested Giselle Maria Infante, 22, of Lake Worth Beach on Friday, April 16, 2021, in connection with a fatal crash that took place

Donating to Families First of Palm Beach County for Child Abuse Awareness

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Steinger, Greene & Feiner dressed in denim and donated to Families First of Palm Beach County in an effort to recognize National Child Abuse Prevention Month in April 2020. Lawyers, paralegals, and team members at the firm’s Port Saint Lucie, West Palm Beach, and Fort Lauderdale locations went casual for the cause, adorning their favorite

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

Hit and Run in Coral Gables 1 dead 6 injured

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