Firm News

Partner Kimberly Kanoff Berman Lectures at NBI's Rules of Evidence Seminar

Partner, Kimberly Kanoff Berman lectured at the National Business Institute’s “The Rules of Evidence: A Practical Toolkit” seminar in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Friday, October 27, 2017. Ms. Berman’s presentation focused on two k…

McIntosh Receives Recognition

Founding Partner Douglas M. McIntosh of McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. was chosen for recognition in the 24th edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his high caliber of work in the practice area of Personal Injury Litigation. This is the 11t…

Irma Claims

At McIntosh, Sawran and Cartaya, we are working while power gets restored to many offices and homes, including our own main branch in Ft. Lauderdale. MSC attorneys and staff are ready to assist our valued clients, or others in need of help, with any…

A Cure for “Acute Motion Sickness”: A Practitioner’s Guide to Motion Practice in Florida’s Appellate Courts

Partner, Kimberly Kanoff Berman’s article, “A Cure for “Acute Motion Sickness”: A Practitioner’s Guide to Motion Practice in Florida’s Appellate Courts,” was featured in FIU Law Review’s Spring 2017 Issue. The Symposium on Appellate P…

Hospital Defense Win on Summary Judgment

  Partner, Carmen Y. Cartaya, has achieved Summary Final Judgment on behalf of a hospital on Florida’s East Coast.  In the case, the plaintiff alleged that the hospital had failed to effectuate a transfer to another hospital for c…

MSC Med Mal Defense Verdict

Attorneys James C. Sawran and Kathleen O. King of McIntosh, Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. in Fort Lauderdale, FL recently achieved a very significant defense verdict in Bell v. North Shore Medical Center, Inc., d/b/a Florida Medical Center, Ca…

Two MSC Partners Recognized as Florida Super Lawyers for 2017

McIntosh, Sawran, & Cartaya, P.A. is pleased to announce that partners Douglas M. McIntosh and Kimberly Kanoff Berman have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of Florida Super Lawyers. Mr. McIntosh has been selected as a Super Law…

McIntosh Presents at ACCEC

Douglas M. McIntosh, President of McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A., spoke to the American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel (ACCEC) at its annual meeting in Chicago (IL), May 2017. McIntosh presented as a panelist on the Counsel’s…

Personnel News

McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A. is pleased to announce the naming of three new partners effective April 3, 2017.    Crystal L. Arocha (Miami office) has been with the firm since 2009 focusing her legal practice on construction defect…

DRI Appellate Advocacy Committee

DRI Appellate Advocacy Committee  March 9th Networking CLE Please join Kimberly Kanoff Berman, the head of McIntosh Sawran & Cartaya, P.A.’s Appellate Division, as she hosts DRI’s Appellate Advocacy Committee’s first Free National Webcas…