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Over 60 Years of Combined Experience Helping Injured Clients

Miami Personal Injury Lawyers

Halpern | Santos | Pinkert is a civil trial law firm dedicated to seeking justice for victims of personal injury and wrongful death throughout Florida. Located in the greater Miami area in the heart of Coral Gables, our Miami personal injury attorneys represent individuals and their families for injuries, including catastrophic spinal cord and brain injuries, paralysis, or the death of a loved one as a result of motor vehicle accidents, defective products, tire and rollover accidents, premises liability, construction accidents, medical malpractice, motorcycle, bicycle and truck accidents, as well as cruise ship and boating accidents.

The firm is led by Jay Halpern, who has exclusively handled personal injury cases for over 32 years and has secured verdicts and settlements in excess of $200 million in a wide variety of injury cases. Mr. Halpern has been recognized as a top personal injury attorney in Florida SuperLawyer’s Magazine, and Florida Trend’s Legal Elite. Mr. Halpern has been featured repeatedly in local and national news media for his involvement in high profile injury cases.

The firm is committed to skillful and tenacious service for our clients; tirelessly outworking our adversaries, yet never abandoning ethics, compassion or humanity. Halpern | Santos | Pinkert embraces the philosophy that all staff members treat everyone with respect and consideration. Through this approach the firm has earned the admiration of clients, colleagues, peers and adversaries.

When you have been injured as a result of the negligence of another you cannot depend on people’s generosity or goodwill. You need an advocate in your corner. The choice of a Miami personal injury lawyer can have an impact on your financial security. To talk to us about your case or schedule an appointment please call us at:

305-445-1111 (toll free at 877-529-6211)

  • We Handle Only Accident/Injury Cases
  • Our Miami Personal Injury Attorneys Will Aggressively Pursue Your Case to Maximize a Recovery
  • We Collect a Fee Only if a Recovery is Made
Florida Defective Tire Lawyers

At Halpern Santos & Pinkert, P.A., we have handled different types of tire defect cases against almost every major manufacturer of tires in the world. Tire defect cases arise when a tire fails resulting in injury or death. Many tire failures are associated with rollover events or other roadway collisions which give rise to catastrophic injuries.

Verdicts & Settlements
  • $37,800,000 Verdict

    Against Hankook Tire Company for a man rendered quadriplegic following a tire failure (the largest compensatory damage award in the history of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Verdict rendered March 9, 2018)

  • $22,100,000 Settlement

    Catastrophic brain injury in a defective product case

  • $16,100,000 Verdict

    Medical malpractice related to surgery on a brain tumor

Miami Injury Lawyers Blog
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    Jay Halpern

    Jay Halpern is a distinguished trial lawyer who has exclusively represented plaintiffs in personal cases for over 32 years. He has obtained multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in a myriad of cases including tire, rollover, motor vehicle, truck, bicycle, premises, construction, medical malpractice and boating accident cases. Jay has had the privilege of representing clients in almost every type of personal injury case.

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    Ian D. Pinkert

    Ian Pinkert graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University in 2007. He received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and minored in both Sociology and Managerial Studies: Corporate Strategies. While at Vanderbilt, Ian spent a summer studying abroad in Sydney, Australia.

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    Ernesto L. Santos, Jr.

    Ernesto L. Santos, Jr., joined the firm in 2006 after practicing at one of the largest workers compensation law firms in Miami, Florida. He is a Miami native and proud to be the firm’s only Hispanic attorney.

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Randy C. Botwinick

Our firm is pleased to announce an association with
the Law Offices of Randy C. Botwinick

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