STRUBLE, P.A. is a law firm that focuses on jury trials and has tries several jury trials every year. Many of the firm’s clients are referred by other attorneys looking for a law firm with trial experience in first party claims. The following are examples of some of STRUBLE, P.A.’s trials.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST FLORIDA PENINSULA

On December 5, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for her claim for damage caused by Hurricane Matthew.  Florida Peninsula denied the homeowner’s claim by claiming that the damages were below the policy deductible.  Florida Peninsula also claimed that there was no coverage for interior damages because there was not a wind created opening.  At trial, it was revealed that Florida Peninsula’s engineer that signed the engineer report never even inspected the property and relied on incorrect weather data. After deductions and interest, the jury verdict totals approximately $100,000.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST HERITAGE

On November 4, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for her bad-faith claim.  The homeowner claimed that Heritage violated several provisions of Fla. Stat. The jury found that the homeowner proved that Heritage failed to adopt and implement standards for the proper investigation of claims.

FINAL JUDGMENT AGAINST SAFEPOINT

On September 27, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained final summary judgment against Safepoint Insurance Company.  The Court found that the insurer waived the right to seek compliance with policy conditions. 

SETTLEMENT ON FIRST DAY OF TRIAL

On August 20, 2019, STRUBLE, P.A. commenced a jury trial on for a homeowners’ claim for damage caused by Hurricane Irma.  The claim settled on the first day of trial with the insurer agreeing to issue payment for nearly the entire amount claimed by the insured, after having denied the claim as being below the deductible.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST FEDERATED NATIONAL

On August 16, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for her claim for Hurricane Matthew damages.  When the claim was reported, Federated National denied the claim asserting that damages were below the policy deductible.  STRUBLE, P.A. filed suit and approximately one year into the litigation, Federated National issued a payment of approximately $60,000.  Despite this, Federated National disputed that the post-suit payment was untimely.  This issue was submitted to the jury which found that the payment was not timely.  After trial, Federated National issued an additional payment for interest.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST UNIVERSAL

STRUBLE, P.A. represented a homeowner in a claim for water damage and filed a lawsuit which was settled on the eve of trial. Thereafter, a fee hearing was held, and the Court awarded STRUBLE, P.A. a 1.75 multiplier.  The Court found that reputation and trial experience of STRUBLE, P.A. required that a multiplier be issued.  . 

TRIAL WIN AGAINST SECURITY FIRST

On February 17, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for his claim for damage caused by Hurricane Matthew.  Security First denied the claim by asserting that there was no wind created opening and claimed several other exclusions precluded coverage. At trial, STRUBLE, P.A. called multiple experts including a meteorologist, independent adjuster and engineer.  The jury deliberated for a few hours and entered a Verdict in favor of the homeowner.  After deductions and interest, a Judgement was entered in favor of the homeowner for $46,420.91.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST SOUTHERN OWNERS

On February 12, 2019 STRUBLE, P.A. commenced a jury trial for a business owners’ claim for damage caused by Hurricane Irma.  As the trial commenced, the insurer agreed to issue a total additional payment of $175,000.00 for the claim.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST STATE FARM

On December 14, 2018 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for his claim for damage caused by a windstorm.  At trial, State Farm claimed that several exclusions applied to the claim and no payments were owed. At trial, STRUBLE, P.A. called multiple experts including a meteorologist, independent adjuster and engineer.  The jury found that payments were owed and entered a verdict in favor of the homeowner which resulted in a judgment of $24,253.22.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST SECURITY FIRST

On November 9, 2018 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for his claim for damage caused by Hurricane Matthew.  At trial, Security First claimed that no damages were owed because there was no wind created opening.  Security First also claimed the damages were the result of wear and tear and lack of maintenance, among other exclusions.  At trial, STRUBLE, P.A. called multiple experts including a meteorologist, independent adjuster and engineer.  The jury found in favor of the homeowner and issued a Verdict in the total amount of $84,500 prior to deductions for the deductible and prior payments.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST GEICO

On August 18, 2017 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a motorcyclist who was injured by a driver insured by GEICO.  The jury entered a Verdict for our client in the net amount of $475,408.58.  On appeal, the Fifth District held that our client was indeed entitled to recover the amount awarded by the jury and a Judgement was entered in favor of our client. A copy of the Fifth District’s opinion can be accessed here.

TRIAL WIN AGAINST TOWER HILL

On June 14, 2017 STRUBLE, P.A. obtained a verdict in favor of a homeowner for her claim for water damage.  At trial, Tower Hill claimed that the water damage was excluded by claiming that the damage was the result of wear and tear and other excluded causes.  The jury found in favor of the homeowner which required Tower Hill to pay the full amount claimed by the homeowner for contractual repair damages.