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Julie Kane

Colson Hicks Eidson
255 Alhambra Circle
Penthouse
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-476-7400
www.colson.com


Julie Braman Kane has decades of experience successfully representing injured plaintiffs in high-level litigation. A partner ofColson Hicks Eidson since 1999, she has secured multimillion-dollarverdicts and personal injury settlementsfor her clients, including a $38 million verdict in amedical malpracticeanddrug negligencecase.

Julie is an AV-ratedinjury lawyerwhose practice includes personal injury, medical malpracticeand handling product liability lawsuits for individuals who have been harmed by the negligence of others. Her practice also includes commercial litigation and class actions. She works closely with clients to inform and involve them at every step of their case, assuring that clients will receive the highest quality representation.

Honors and Experience

In 2009, Julie received the Daily Business Reviews Most Effective Lawyers Award for receiverships, and she was a finalist for medical negligence litigation. In 2010, the University of Miami School of Law honored her with the Alumni Leadership Award, and she received the South Florida Business Journals Woman Extraordinaire Award.

A cum laude graduate of the University of Miami School of Law, Julie serves in a leadership role in legal professional organizations and the civic community. She is a past president of the Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers and has served as a Commissioner on the Florida Elections Commission. She served as a trustee and co-chair of the National College of Advocates.

Julie currently serves as Vice President of the American Association for Justice (AAJ), where she has served for many years on the Executive Committee and the Board of Governors. She was the chair of theProducts LiabilitySection and the Womens Caucus, and in 2012 she founded and chaired the Voter Protection Action Committee, which works across the nation to protect the rights of American citizens to vote. AAJ awarded Julie its prestigious Howard Twiggs Award for professionalism in 2013, its Marie Lambert Award for exemplary leadership to the profession, to her community, to AAJ, and to the Women Trial Lawyers Caucus and its Joe Tonahill Award for legal excellence, given in recognition of outstanding and dedicated service to consumers and the trial bar.

Personal Injury Lawyer Who Handles Cases Nationwide

As an accident attorney, Julie is on the Board of Directors of the Florida Justice Association. She has previously chaired its Womens Caucus and the New Lawyers Division.

For more information about Julie Braman Kane and how she may be able to assist you,contact a personal injury lawyer at our firm today.

Honors and Awards

       
  • SuperLawyers, multiple years
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  • Best Lawyers in America, multiple years
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  • Florida Legal Elite, multiple years
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  • National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2012-present
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  • Martindale Hubbell AV Rating
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  • American Society of Legal Advocates
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  • Most Effective Lawyers, Daily Business Review
         
    • 2009, Receiverships
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    • 2009, Finalist, Medical Malpractice

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  • Woman Extraordinaire 2010, South Florida Business Leader
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  • American Association for Justice
         
    • Howard Twiggs Commitment to Justice Award, 2012
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    • Womens Caucus, Marie Lambert Award, 2008
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    • Joe Tonahill Award, 2008
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    • Weideman Wysocki Award (multiple years, 2000-2006)
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    • Distinguished Service Award, 2005, 2011

Professional Associations and Appointments

       
  • American Association for Justice
         
    • Vice President, 2014-2015
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    • Secretary, 2013-2014
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    • Treasurer, 2012-2013
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    • Parliamentarian, 2011-2012
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    • Executive Committee, 2003-2004; 2006-2008; 2010-present
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    • Past Chair, Womens Caucus
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    • Past Chair, Product Liability Section
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    • Past Chair, Voter Protection Action Committee

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  • Justice PAC Board of Trustees, 2008-2010
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  • Elections Commission, State of Florida
         
    • Commissioner, 2008-2011

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  • Miami-Dade Chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers
         
    • President, 2009-2010
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    • Past President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, Newsletter Editor

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  • AIEG Board of Directors
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  • Summit Council, 2013-present
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  • National College of Advocates Board of Trustees, 2003-2008
         
    • Co-Chair, 2007-2009

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  • Florida Justice Association
         
    • Board of Directors, 1998 present
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    • Past Chair, Young Lawyers Division
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    • Past Chair, Womens Caucus

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  • Dade County Bar Association
         
    • Director, 2008-2009

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  • Miami Dade Justice Association
         
    • Board of Directors, 1998-2002