PALM BEACH
TREASURE COAST
SPACE COAST

  • New case on “notice” in slip and fall suits provides help to governmental agencies
  • Chioma Deere co-presented a Continuing Judicial Education (CJE) session to judges on Judicial Management of Electronic Discovery in Palm Beach County.
  • Phil Wiseberg obtains a dismissal with prejudice on the eve of trial in property insurance case.
  • In Bryant v. Mezo, Carri Leininger obtained favorable opinion from the Fourth DCA recognizing the Plaintiff’s failure to disclose prior medical treatment was fraud and justified dismissal of the Plaintiff’s lawsuit.
  • Jim Williams intervened in complex construction/banking litigation on behalf of a local county obtaining a stay and potentially saving the county from a judgment that would have deprived the county of over a million dollars in collateral.
  • Chioma Deere co-presented a Continuing Judicial Education (CJE) session on Judicial Management of Electronic Discovery at the 19th Judicial Circuit to judges from St. Lucie, Martin, and Okeechobee counties.
  • Lee Baggett and Jeff Cosby spoke at the Orlando Claims Conference on Exposing Financial Bias of Treating Doctors.
  • Carri Leininger obtains summary judgment for CGL carrier in coverage dispute arising out of a multi-million dollar construction defect case.
  • Jessica Gregory obtains summary judgment for Property Owners Association in ADA/FHA case.
  • Phil Wiseberg and Jim Williams obtain a defense verdict in an automobile negligence suit
  • Phil Wiseberg achieved dismissal of a federal copyright infringement lawsuit on behalf of a local university…
  • Carri Leininger wins appellate victory in controversial juror texting case, Murphy v. Roth
  • Jim Williams succeeds with Palm Beach County jury returning defense verdict for half clients’ pre-trial offer

Philip Wiseberg

Email: pwiseberg@wlclaw.com

Philip Wiseberg graduated from The College of William & Mary in 2001 with a B.A. in Government. He graduated with his law degree from the Nova Southeastern University – Shepard Broad Law Center in 2006. While in law school, Mr. Wiseberg was a board and trial team member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) and was a summer intern at both the State Attorney's Office for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit and the Fourth District Court of Appeals. After law school, Mr. Wiseberg worked as an Assistant State Attorney for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit in Palm Beach County, Florida. As an ASA, Mr. Wiseberg tried over 75 jury trials ranging from misdemeanor and traffic crime cases to violent felony offenses. Mr. Wiseberg's final assignment at the State Attorney's office was as a prosecutor in the COMBAT/Organized Crime Unit handling pill mill, prescription fraud, and large scale narcotic and gang RICO prosecutions. Mr. Wiseberg is admitted to practice in all Florida State Courts, the US District Court for the Southern District of Florida and is a member of the Florida Bar and the Palm Beach County Bar Association.