Consumer Class Actions

Confronting fraudulent practices and protecting consumers rights.

Insurance Coverage Disputes & Bad Faith

When an insuance company fails to fulfill its obligations
to the insured, they need to be held accountable.

Cemetery Desecrations

When a loved one has been buried in the wrong cemetery
plot or their grave has been desecrated.

Auto & Truck Accidents

When injury or death occurs due to another party's
negligence, misconduct or inaction, it is an outrage.

Published Articles & Research on Personal Injury Litigation

Personal Injury Attorney Edward M. Ricci

Welcome to the Edward M. Ricci Personal Injury Litigation and Legal Research Section of our website. These articles were written for litigators and legal professionals. They were written and published as part of continuing legal education (CLE) seminars, for legal journals, and other publications, and to help fulfill Ed’s desire and passion to share information and give back to his profession. We do our best to keep the case information and facts current. If you would like a copy of any of the articles or have any questions, please contact Ed.

  • Safety Engineering: Explaining Hazard, Risk and Danger, Personal Injury Annual
  • Federal Agencies: Information Can Make the Difference, Trial Magazine
  • Settlement of a Products Liability Case, Settlement and Plea Bargaining
  • Proving a Design Defect Through Deposing the Defendant's Design Engineer, Products Liability, Frumer and Friedman, Matthew Bender
  • Associate Editor/Co-Author, The Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit, 2nd Edition, A Handbook of Basic Trial Advocacy
  • Contributing Author, Personal Injury Deskbook
  • Contributing Author, The Nature and Function of Warnings in Products Liability, Personal Injury Deskbook
  • Contributing Author, Discrediting a Witness on Cross Examination, Personal Injury Deskbook
  • Contributing Author, Objective Measures of Intangible Damages, Personal Injury Review
  • Liability for Highway Design, Construction and Maintenance, Personal Injury Review
  • Co-Author, A Recent History of Motor Vehicle Safety, ATLA Convention
  • Co-Author, Looking Beyond the Routine Auto Case, Professional & Education Systems, Inc.
  • Co-Author, Florida Advanced Auto Torts
  • Co-Author, When Seat Belts Aren't Safe: A History of Auto Seat Belt Protection
  • Co-Author, Dealing with Federal Standards and Preemption in Automotive Product Liability Actions, Trial Diplomacy Journal
  • Co-Author, Motorists at Risk: Defective Seat Belts and Seat Backs, Trial Magazine
  • Co-Author, The Long Road to Automotive Safety, The Journal of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Co-Author, Sport Utility Vehicles, Vans and Pickups: Orphans of Auto Safety, Trial Magazine
  • Co-Author, Defective Car Seat Cushions, ATLA Products Liability Law Reporter
  • Co-Author, Passive Restraints: Safe or Lethal?, ATLA Annual Convention
  • Co-Author, Evolution of the Automobile Crashworthiness Doctrine in Florida, The Florida Bar Journal
  • Co-Author, Conversion Vans: Luxury Transportation or Dangerous Death Traps?, ATLA Annual Convention
  • Co-Author, Closing Argument, The Final Chapter, Trial Magazine
  • Co-Author, The Minority Gets it Right...D'Amario v. Ford, The Florida Bar Journal
  • Preserve Black-Box Data, Trial Magazine – Product Liability
  • Co-Author, The Cancer of Managed Health Care
  • Author, New Areas of Bad Faith
  • What is the Public's Perception of Trial Lawyers? What Can We Do To Change It?, PBCTLA Briefings
  • Co-Author, Crash Test: Highway Median, Auto Collision, and Sovereign Immunity


Pursuing Justice.

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.