Richard Weissman v. City of Miami Beach Police Department and Corvel Corporation

In Richard Weissman v. City of Miami Beach Police Department and Corvel Corporation the final order in this matter awarded claimant’s attorney fees and the same was affirmed on appeal. Appellate fees were previously resolved, leaving the matter of trial counsel’s fees. Counsel for claimant alleged 299.6 hours while the E/C countered only 193.9 were reasonable. The JCC rejected the E/C suggestion that counsel’s time extending beyond the date of the final order should not be included. After consideration of the listed time entries, the JCC concluded 260.7 hours at $350 per hour were proper. Claimant’s attorney fees AWARDED in the sum of $91,245.00.

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