Firm News

New Partner at MSC in Fort Lauderdale

McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. is pleased to announce the promotion of Aleida M. Mielke, currently Of Counsel, to non-equity Partner effective January 2019. Ms. Mielke has been practicing law since 1996 and has been with MSC since 2007. She focu…

Holiday Wishes drive for Voices for Children of Broward County

McIntosh, Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. participated in the annual Holiday Wishes drive for Voices for Children of Broward County. In the spirit of the holiday season, Voices for Children works to grant wishes for children who have been abused, abandone…

MSC Partner Published in the Trial Advocate Quarterly – FDLA

  Attorney, Ilana B. Olman of McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. was recently published in the Trial Advocate Quarterly, Fall 2018 issue (Volume 37, No. 4). The article, titled “Does it Apply or Does it not Apply, That is the Question: The En…

NEW PARTNER AT MSC!!

McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. is pleased to announce the promotion of Senior Associate Ilana B. Olman to non-equity Partner. Ms. Olman works predominantly in the Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith division of the firm. She has excelled in the are…

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Back-to-School Charity Drive

McIntosh, Sawran & Cartaya, P.A., with the support of its Charitable Events Committee, participated for the fifth consecutive year in a back-to-school charity drive. This year, the firm again participated in HOPE Outreach Center, Inc.’s Backpac…

Expert Testimony Helps Secure Defense Win and Finding of No Bad Faith

MSC Partner and Managing Shareholder James C. Sawran recently testified as an expert witness in the areas of medical malpractice and bad faith insurance law in a case tried in Jacksonville Circuit Court styled Samiian v. First Professionals Insurance…
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MSC Wins Insurance Coverage for Contractor After Protracted Coverage Battle in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

MSC Partner Douglas McIntosh and Senior Associate Dale S. Dobuler succeeded in obtaining vindication in a years-long coverage dispute between two large casualty insurers. MSC secured victory for its client-insurer in an action for equitable subrogati…

Super Lawyers 2018 Annual National Directory

McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. announces that Douglas M. McIntosh has been named to the Super Lawyer Annual National Directory, 2018 Business Edition featuring the nation’s top 5% of attorneys in business practice areas from the Super Lawye…

MSC Lawyers Published in In-House Quarterly

  Attorneys Douglas M. McIntosh and Ilana B. Olman of McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. were recently published in the Fall 2017 issue of the In-House Defense Quarterly. The article, titled “Reluctant Coinsurers – Forcing Carriers to Ins…