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Scott Westheimer Marks 20 Years with Syprett Meshad

Scott Westheimer

Elected to FL Bar Bd. of Governors Executive Committee Plaintiff’s Personal Injury and Commercial Litigation attorney F. Scott Westheimer was recently recognized for 20 years of service with the Sarasota law firm of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, P.A. Mr. Westheimer is a managing partner for the firm, and earlier this .. read more

On December 19th, 2016, posted in: Celebrations by Tags:

BP Oil Spill Claims June 8 Deadline Fast Approaching


In December, the United States Supreme Court declined to review a lower court’s ruling upholding the District Court’s approval of the Economic and Property damages Settlement Agreement in the ongoing litigation against BP over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The Supreme Court’s decision means that the final deadline to file any claims related to .. read more

Attorney Scott Westheimer Named to Florida’s “Legal Elite” for Third Consecutive Year


Syprett Meshad Managing Partner, Attorney F. Scott Westheimer, has been named to Florida Trend magazine’s prestigious “Legal Elite” list for the third consecutive year. Only 1,165 lawyers in Florida were named to the 2014 list, which represents just 2 percent of the more than 67,000 Florida Bar members active in Florida. Those named to the .. read more

Scott Westheimer Among “Legal Elite” & Elected 12th Circuit Rep.

Legal Elite

Syprett Meshad is proud to announce that Managing Partner F. Scott Westheimer has been named to Florida Trend magazine’s 2013 Legal Elite list. This year’s list of 1,348 Legal Elite attorneys represents approximately two percent (2%) of the more than 67,000 Florida Bar members actively practicing in Florida. In March of this year, Attorney Westheimer .. read more

BREAKING NEWS: Syprett Meshad Handling BP Claims

BP Oil Spill lawsuit

Syprett Meshad Handling BP Claims Under New Class Action Settlement Agreement If you or your business experienced a drop in monthly revenue at any time between May-December 2010 and you are an individual or business located in a county on the West Coast of Florida you may be eligible to file a claim. To speak .. read more

Tips from SMRL’s Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury Department

Sarasota Personal Injury Attorney Scott Westheimer and SMRL’s Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury Department have provided these helpful tips. Automobile accidents are a traumatic event which, unfortunately, most Florida families will deal with at one time in their lives. Every year there are an estimated 10.8 million motor vehicle accidents in the United States. Over 5 million .. read more

Sarasota Personal Injury Attorney, Scott Westheimer, Discusses Benefits of Wearing a Motorcycle Helmet

Motorcycle helmets

As a Sarasota personal injury attorney and Sarasota motorcycle injury attorney, I have truly seen the devastating impact from automobile and motorcycle accidents. In motorcycle accidents, there is nothing more devastating than handling an accident where the motorcycle rider is not wearing a motorcycle helmet. I have experienced it in litigation and have the seen .. read more

Sarasota Car Accident Lawyer, Scott Westheimer, Talks UM Coverage

UM coverage

As a Sarasota car accident lawyer, I frequently have clients who were injured in an auto accident where the driver was either uninsured or underinsured. In most states, if you get into a car accident, automobile accident, or motorcycle accident the at- fault driver is forced by law to have mandatory insurance to protect you .. read more

Top 5 things to do before you start your car

starting car

5. Make sure you have adequate PIP insurance coverage. Under Florida law, PIP (Personal Injury Protection) is mandatory and pays 80% of your medical bills and 60% of your lost wages if you get into an auto accident, regardless of fault. Insurance agents or companies may attempt to sell PIP insurance with various deductibles. Don’t .. read more

Syprett Meshad Managing Partner Receives AV Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

January 11, 2012 – Sarasota, FL – Scott Westheimer, a managing partner with Sarasota law firm Syprett Meshad, has been recognized as an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated™ attorney from Martindale-Hubbell. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are driven by the confidential opinions of lawyers and members of the judiciary who receive invitations from LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell to provide reviews .. read more

On January 11th, 2012, posted in: News, Press Releases by Tags: , , ,