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Preston J. Scheiner named to Top Trial Lawyers of America by the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured, is pleased to announce that Preston J. Scheiner has been named to the Top Trial Lawyers of America by the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

P.J. Scheiner was among 24 attorneys nationwide named to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum in June; Thirteen others were named Million Dollar Advocates. Members are typically nominated based on the cases they've handled. Multi-Million Dollar Advocates must have acted as principal counsel in at least one case where final judgment (not subject to appeal) or final settlement was at least $2 million.

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

P.J. Scheiner is the son of Founding Attorney Bruce L. Scheiner and Cheryl Scheiner, who is the firm's administrator. Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner Attorneys for the Injured was founded in 1971. Preston J. Scheiner joined the firm in 2007 following graduation from the University of Miami School of Law and has since won a number of plaintiff verdicts in excess of $2 million.

One such case was Greene v. Brown. Preston Scheiner represented the Greene family and co-counseled the case to a $9.1 million verdict after a 9-day trial. The couple and their two children, ages 6 and 4, were en route to Jacksonville International Airport after a Florida vacation when they were hit by a 17-year-old driver who crossed the centerline in a Dodge Neon at 50 mph.

The father and both children suffered broken bones and other serious injuries. The mother suffered a traumatic spinal cord injury and other very serious internal injuries, which left her with serious life-long medical issues.

The Million Dollar Advocates Forum was established in 1993 for the purpose of recognizing successful trial lawyers throughout the country. The forum provides a professional and objective way for fellow attorneys and prospective clients to review the accomplishments and experience of a given trial attorney.

The forum also acts as a peer network, information exchange and referral service. Strict membership standards has kept membership to a total of about 4,000 attorneys working throughout the nation.

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Bruce L. Scheiner and his team were the most friendly people I've ever met they genuinely cared about me... I highly recommend them
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I was really satisfied with services I received. Bruce is not only an attorney, but like family. He got me three times what I thought I would receive and was always there when I needed an answer on something. I'd say he is the best attorney I have dealt with in my 68 years. Harry Zulauf
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I found working with the BLS firm to be a very good experience. They kept me informed on my case, answered all my questions, and were prompt when I needed assistance. Wendy Walker
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I was in an accident and BLS was very helpful and gave a lot of support. If I had any questions, it was just a phone call away. Everyone in the office is very nice and helpful. Celeste Thompson
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We had a wonderful experience with everyone here. The staff and attorneys were friendly, knowledgeable, and compassionate. They inquired about our injuries and our recovery. I would highly recommend their services! Heather Bair Daniels
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I have nothing but good things to say about this law firm. I can honestly say that I am very satisfied with their work and my end results. I would absolutely recommend these set of attorneys to anyone. Thank you guys for all the hard work! Merida McDonald
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BLS was incredibly helpful with my case, even during the hard challenging periods of my case Bruce & PJ were always just a call away. Even though they couldn't answer my call at that direct moment, they ALWAYS made a point to call me back. The staff at Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner were always helpful and friendly, if they didn't have the answer they would always call me back with what I needed to know. Robert Drawdy
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