Florida Tort Reform: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The passage of House Bill 837 in March 2023 set off a shockwave throughout Florida’s vast personal injury network of plaintiff attorneys and physicians. The sweeping new laws were specifically aimed at reducing frivolous lawsuits throughout the state. During this session, the panel will discuss the new law and the ongoing positive and negative effects it has had on settlement and litigation in Florida. 


Jerry Hamilton, Managing Partner, Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel
Anthony Renaldo, Partner, Chartwell Law
Ray Weisse, Senior Vice President, Head of Casualty Claims, Ascot Group