Awards and Accolades

Since 1988, Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen has represented families who have lost loved ones to someone else's negligent actions. Our firm has a proven track record of success, winning millions of dollars in rightful compensation for our clients.

Our Awards and Accolades

Getting Results Worthy of Recognition

Successfully getting justice for our clients is very gratifying for us as trial attorneys. But it’s not just about what we accomplish at Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen: It’s about how we accomplish our client’s goals. Because of that approach, our trial law firm often receives recognition for the integrity, character and leadership we demonstrate daily.

That’s why we continue to win awards throughout Florida – our home state – for our decades of dedication to trial law. We also represent clients nationwide and receive recognition from national and international law publications. It is our privilege to be honored by some of the top legal ranking organizations and publications in the entire country.

Our firm has received the following elite awards, accolades and honors for our advocacy on behalf of injured clients:

  • Florida Justice Association, Compassionate Gladiator Award: Strength, skill, drive and heart – these are the attributes for which the Florida Justice Association grants this award each year.
  • Florida Justice Association, Perry Nichols Award: Two of our partners, Stuart Z. Grossman and Neal A. Roth, were awarded the Perry Nichols Award for their perseverance, commitment, and unmatched dedication to the civil justice system.
  • John M. Scheb American Inns of Court®, Professionalism Award: Sterling character, unquestionable integrity and excellence in legal advocacy are just a few of the features the John M. Scheb American Inns of Court Association saw in the lives and practice of our attorneys.
  • Best Lawyers, Lawyer of the Year: Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer reviewed publication in the legal profession, selected trial attorneys with Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen for “Lawyer of the Year” in Florida.
  • Martindale-Hubbell®, Florida’s Top Law Firm: Only the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability can make a firm eligible for this recognition by Martindale-Hubbell®, based on confidential peer reviews submitted by other attorneys and judges.
  • Attorney at Law Magazine, “Attorney to Watch”: A well-respected national trade publication about private practice attorneys, Attorney At Law Magazine has honored several of our members with the prestigious category of “Attorney to Watch.”
  • The American College of Trial Lawyers, Professional Lawyer Group: Many of our esteemed attorneys have been inducted into the Professional Lawyer Group by The American College of Trial Lawyers.
  • Super Lawyers, “Most Effective Lawyer”: Successful and tireless efforts on behalf of our clients earned several of our lawyers finalist designations for “Most Effective Lawyer” in medical malpractice.
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers: Only 500 active trial lawyers in the entire United States are chosen for acceptance to this elite group of trial lawyers, and membership is invitation-only. At Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen, we’re proud to have multiple attorneys on this exclusive list, due to our history of successes and leadership.
  • Lawdragon 500: The annual Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America is the most elite distinction in the profession, covering the best of the best in all practice areas. Attorneys at our firm have been named to this list multiple times for being among the top attorneys in their practices.

Want to learn more about our awards and accolades? Contact our Miami team today at (866) 629-1061 to schedule an appointment with our nationally-recognized team.

A Legacy of Compassion & Excellence

Working With Grossman Roth Yaffa Cohen
  • Changing Lives by Changing The Law

    Since our firm opened, we've made it our mission to get justice for our clients and their families. We've not only taken on cases that other firms had turned down, but we've also fought to get unjust laws and restrictions overturned or modified.

  • A Team of Legal Professionals

    Complex legal cases require extensive research, trial experience, and industry knowledge, which is why we always have a team of attorneys working on every case we take on. Our team-centric approach to litigation means that we're able to really focus on getting our clients the best possible outcome.

  • There Are No Upfront Legal Fees

    We handle all of our claims on a contingency fee basis and will handle all legal fees, court costs, and expert fees related to your specific case. With decades of experience in this industry, we have a wealth of experts we work with routinely to ensure your case is handled with the utmost care.

  • We Understand the Medicine

    Our attorneys not only take the time to understand the evidence in your case, but also the pathology and medical techniques used in your specific situation. We believe that any attorney that takes on these types of cases needs to be on equal footing with medical professionals and physicians. 


Millions Recovered on Behalf of Our Clients
  • Medical Malpractice Eight-Figure Settlement Achieved for Family Involved in a Medical Malpractice Case
  • Medical Malpractice Eight-Figure Settlement for Failure to Timely Treat a Heart Attack

    After successfully opening and stenting a 53-year-old man's blocked artery, while in the recovery room, the patient suffered another heart attack, but this time it took medical staff nearly 90 minutes to get him back to the catheterization lab. Due to the delay, his heart stopped. He was revived in the operating room, but he suffered a hypoxic brain injury, causing massive brain damage.

  • Medical Malpractice Eight-Figure Settlement for Victim of Nursing Medical Malpractice

    A middle-aged woman was in a hospital recovering from a brain aneurysm. While recovering in her hospital room, she grew agitated and began pulling on the tracheostomy tube connected to her neck. The nurse on duty documented that she was pulling at her tubes six different times in 24 hours, and yet did nothing to prevent her from being able to dismantle the tubes.

  • Hotel & Resort Liability Eight-Figure Settlement in Premises Liability Case

    A Massachusetts man was visiting Key West, Fla. for vacation. During his time at a resort restaurant and bar, the tourist jumped into the water adjacent to the property and severely injured his neck, leaving him quadriplegic.

  • Florida International University Pedestrian Bridge Collapse $100,000,000
  • Judgment on Behalf of Miami Doctor $1,750,000

    A $1.75 million vehicle collision judgment in Volusia County on behalf of a Miami doctor who was permanently injured as a result of an automobile accident.

  • Jury Verdict Against the University of Florida $23,500,000

    A $23.5 million medical malpractice jury verdict against the University of Florida on behalf of a woman who suffered a massive stroke when a medical procedure to ease her migraines went wrong.

  • Jury Verdict Against Vision Air $5,000,000

    A Multidistrict and Class Action Litigation jury verdict in Nevada federal court against Vision Airlines to recover unpaid hazard pay on behalf of the pilots and flight attendants who operated Vision’s Air Bridge into the war zones in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Jury Verdict for Palm Beach County Residents $19,000,000

    A Multidistrict and Class Action Litigation jury verdict on behalf of residents of Palm Beach County, Florida, whose citrus trees were cut down by the state as part of its program directed toward the elimination of citrus canker.

  • Jury Verdict on Behalf of a Former Major League Baseball Star $898,000

    A medical malpractice jury verdict on behalf of a former Major League Baseball star against an ophthalmologist for negligence in the removal of a cataract and implantation of an artificial lens in our client’s left eye.

A Legacy of Favorable Results We'll Fight to Get Your Family the Best Possible Outcome

A Legacy of Getting Justice

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