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Waterway Black

Waterway Black P.A. is a trial firm based in Fort Lauderdale. We represent companies and individuals in all aspects of civil litigation throughout Florida. Our clients depend on our counsel and support from claim investigation and analysis through trial in state and federal courts. We offer experienced advocacy and outstanding service to clients in the areas of business litigation, personal injury, product liability, railroad defense, transportation litigation, moving company lawsuits, coordinating counsel/litigation management, and risk management.

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Before forming Waterway Black in 2013, our founding partners built successful trial practices at a sophisticated international litigation and business law firm. Combining this background with a passion for client service, a zeal for efficiency, and a flair for law and courtroom technology, the attorneys of Waterway Black are ideally positioned to achieve best possible results on a small business budget.

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Super Lawyers 2015 Rising StarsWe are proud to announce the selection of Kelsey Black to the 2015 Florida Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than 2.5% percent of attorneys under 40 in Florida.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes, assuring a credible annual list.

Kelsey BlackThe objective of Super Lawyers is to create a comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys to be used as a resource for both referring attorneys and consumers seeking legal counsel. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

Please join us in congratulating Kelsey Black on her selection.kelsey-black-rising-stars

FDLAKen Waterway presented as featured product liability speaker at Florida Liability Claims Conference in Orlando, Florida. Ken’s talk was entitled “Don’t Say I Didn’t Warn You: Update on Failure to Warn Liability in Post-Sale and Others’ Products Contexts.”

The Florida Liability Claims Conference is presented annually by the Florida Liability Claims Institute in cooperation with the Florida Defense Lawyers Association, which consists of over 1000 member lawyers whose practice primarily involves the defense of civil litigation.