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Product Liability

Our firm has over 80 years of combined experience handling complex product liability litigation across the country. We represent leading national and international corporations in all types of personal injury, property and economic damage matters. We have extensive experience defending defective and dangerous product claims involving automobiles, fungicides, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, asbestos, cigarettes and a wide array of other consumer products. Our strengths are valued by clients burdened with the management of large numbers of cases as well as isolated situations involving high exposure.

General Tort Defense

Golden & Grimes defends local, national, and international corporations in all types of tort cases, including trucking liability, auto negligence, premises liability and negligent security. Our cases involve a wide range of claimed injuries often involving death and catastrophic injuries. We bring to bear our extensive experience in each case to develop an individualized plan of defense tailored to achieve the best outcome for our clients.

Bad Faith

Golden & Grimes consults on and defends all types of clients in potential or actual bad faith claims, particularly claims against primary and excess carriers. Golden & Grimes assists clients in reviewing the pertinent insurance policies to determine if the insurer has a duty to defend or indemnify the claimed insured in any claim or lawsuit.

Employment & Labor

Golden & Grimes represents corporate clients in employment practices liability matters as well as employment and labor claims. We assist clients in developing policies and procedures to avoid potential problems. If a claim does arise, we are prepared to assist our clients before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) as well as all state and Federal courts relating to claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination and violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

Business / Commercial Law

Golden & Grimes routinely assists clients with a number of transactional matters, including contracts, commercial lease agreements, lease negotiations with commercial landlords, asset purchases and mergers and acquisitions. We represent clients in a wide array of commercial litigation matters from contract disputes to complex business torts and trademark / copyright matters.

Construction Litigation

Golden & Grimes represents owners, developers, engineers, general contractors and subcontractors in construction defect cases and related construction litigation. We combine our understanding of construction standards with effective use of experts to help juries understand complex issues resulting in the best possible results for our clients.

Civil Appeals

Our firm represents clients in all appellate proceedings throughout the state of Florida in both the state District Courts of Appeal and the Federal 11th Circuit Court of Appeals. We are diligent in preserving appellate issues at trial and creating an appellate record courts can rely on to rule in in our clients’ favor.