Consumer Justice Attorney Edward M. Ricci seeks justice for victims of cemetery desecration, personal injury, crashworthiness and consumer fraud.Ed has been actively involved in the representation of more than 1000 cases over the course of his career. His success in the courtroom is legendary. Below are just some of the notable and precedent setting cases that he has handled over his thirty plus year career as a civil trial attorney.
In this groundbreaking case, ergonomics was used as evidence for the first time. Full Story
This case set a standard for adequate counter weights for portable cranes. Full Story
This precedent setting case held vehicle manufacturers accountable for vehicle defects in automobiles that were older than 12-years-old by going outside of the State of Florida and suing where the vehicle was manufactured. Full Story
The investigation found that it didn't matter how tall a person was - the seat belt did not fit properly. Full Story
The Firm filed the first action against Ford involving the dangers of the Explorer with its Bridgestone/Firestone tires. Full Story
This case was one of the largest managed care verdicts in U.S. history. Full Story
This was a precedent setting case in that it challenged the application of ERISA law to blatant fraud by managed care companies. Full Story
This case was about securing the rights of an individual and his small business against the wealth, power and might of the insurance industry and the most powerful sugar barons in America. Full Story
This case set the precedent for how elderly consumers should be treated - fairly and honestly. Full Story
After 10 years of intense litigation and seven weeks of trial a Palm Beach County jury, in June of 2014, returned a multi-million dollar verdict including punitive damages against the DFG Group and Edward Falcone. Full Story
Three weeks into trial the case settled for $.5 Million. Mr. Ricci was co-counsel with Michael Avenatti of California representing thousands of loved ones whose family grave sites in Eden Memorial Park Mission Hills California were damaged or desecrated for a period of over 25 years. Full Story
For more than four decades, Edward M. Ricci has specialized in civil trial law. He pursues justice for victims in the areas of consumer class actions, auto accidents, personal injury and wrongful deaths, cemetery desecrations, insurance litigation and consumer claims. The firm serves consumers throughout Florida and the United States.