â€œAchieving substantial compensation for our seriously injured clients in a way that dramatically improves the quality of their lives is the most satisfying thing about the work that we do.â€� Robert B. Boyers
Trial Attorney Robert Boyers is a founding shareholder of the law firm of Hannon & Boyers, P.A. with offices on Brickell Avenue in the heart of Miami's financial district. The Firm specializes in catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, products liability, qui tam litigation, maritime negligence and complex commercial litigation cases.
Mr. Boyers was born in Queens, New York and honed his trial skills as a New York City prosecutor and civil trial lawyer with a top Manhattan personal injury law firm.
Mr. Boyers has achieved numerous multi-million dollar awards for his clients and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum which recognizes top trial lawyers in America. He holds an AV rating - the highest rating for legal skill and ethics - in the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory, has been repeatedly recognized as a â€œTop Lawyerâ€� in the South Florida Legal Guide, as one of Florida's â€œLegal Eliteâ€� in Florida Trend magazine and as a "Super Lawyer" in Florida Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Boyers was also named a "Legal Impact Leader" for South Florida in the August 2008 issue of Business Leader Magazine. Mr. Boyers writes and lectures frequently on civil trial matters and recently completed a chapter on cross-examining defense experts in traumatic brain injury cases to be published in the upcoming 2009 supplement to the treatise, Proving Mental and Emotional Injuries, James Legal Publishing.
He has successfully represented clients in numerous cases involving medical malpractice, products liability, catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, tractor-trailer crashes, traumatic brain injury, false claims act, nursing home negligence, cruise ship negligence and commercial litigation cases.
Active in the legal communities of Florida and New York, Mr. Boyers is a frequent author and lecturer on civil trial matters. He is a past-president of the Miami-Dade Justice Association, is a Board Member of the Samantha Foundation (an organization devoted to child safety), sits on the Civil Rights Committee of the Anti-Defamation League and is a past Director of the Florida Justice Association. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association, the Dade County Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, and the American Bar Association.
He is admitted to the state bars of Florida, New York and Connecticut and the federal bars of Florida and New York. He is a graduate of the Emory University School of Law located in Atlanta, Georgia.