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Edward Krakauer

Edward Krakauer

Director

110 East Broward Boulevard
Suite 1890
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

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Office: 954-951-2200
Fax: 954-951-4400

Edward Krakauer understands the stigma and adversity facing insurance companies and ensures they are given a fair opportunity to defend their cases. Edwards’ clients enjoy his responsive and honest approach as he leads them toward the best options with the best results. He hits the ground running when taking on new lawsuits, and his meaningful and tailored discovery keeps cases moving when opposing counsel is non-responsive or evasive.

From start to finish, Edward handles cases in construction defect, first-party insurance, personal injury, and premises liability. Edward is involved in all aspects of claim management including depositions, motion hearings, and trial preparation. He is dedicated to ensuring all clients’ concerns are addressed and handled in a timely manner, and clients are always in the loop with updates and decisions.

Edward was raised in Israel but moved to South Florida in middle school. He enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and dog. He likes traveling and is an avid sports fan.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained summary judgment in favor of the Insurer finding that the new Assignment of Benefits (AOB) statute requires AOB suits to strictly comply with the procedural requirements of Florida Statute 627.7153 regardless of the date of inception of the policy.

Publications

  • “Divergent Paths, Similar Results: How African Asylum Seekers Have Been Failed in Both Israel & Malta,” University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review, Spring 2014.

OVERVIEW

Edward Krakauer understands the stigma and adversity facing insurance companies and ensures they are given a fair opportunity to defend their cases. Edwards’ clients enjoy his responsive and honest approach as he leads them toward the best options with the best results. He hits the ground running when taking on new lawsuits, and his meaningful and tailored discovery keeps cases moving when opposing counsel is non-responsive or evasive.

From start to finish, Edward handles cases in construction defect, first-party insurance, personal injury, and premises liability. Edward is involved in all aspects of claim management including depositions, motion hearings, and trial preparation. He is dedicated to ensuring all clients’ concerns are addressed and handled in a timely manner, and clients are always in the loop with updates and decisions.

Edward was raised in Israel but moved to South Florida in middle school. He enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and dog. He likes traveling and is an avid sports fan.

Representative Matters

  • Obtained summary judgment in favor of the Insurer finding that the new Assignment of Benefits (AOB) statute requires AOB suits to strictly comply with the procedural requirements of Florida Statute 627.7153 regardless of the date of inception of the policy.

Publications

  • “Divergent Paths, Similar Results: How African Asylum Seekers Have Been Failed in Both Israel & Malta,” University of Miami International and Comparative Law Review, Spring 2014.

EDUCATION & ADMISSIONS

Education

  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Miami School of Law
    • Order of the Coif
  • B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Admissions

  • Florida

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • President, Miami Carolina Club (alumni club)
  • Broward County Bar Association