Firm News

08/15/2018

Justin Parafinczuk and Marcus Susen discuss Essure in the Daily Business Review


The KPWS Essure team discusses how the case is more than just law for them. They've become personally engaged.

Read the article in the Daily Business Review, here. »
07/27/2018

KPWS Essure team leaders Justin Parafinczuk and Marcus Susen featured in Forbes


Justin Parafinczuk and Marcus Susen weighed in on the decision to end the sale of Essure. The two attorneys have been at the forefront of the national litigation against the permanent form of birth control, which includes more than 10,000 cases throughout the country.

Read the Forbes article here. »
07/24/2018

Jason Wolf sheds insight on Florida's flood issues


Florida's flood insurance policy holders are facing higher premiums. Jason Wolf spoke with Alex Harris of the Miami Herald on what this means for residents.

Read the Miami Herald article here. »
07/20/2018

Marcus Susen weighs in on Essure sale halt


Bayer has announced they will halt Essure sales this year. Marcus Susen has been leading the litigation against the birth control. See what he has to say about the deicison.

Read the Reuters article, here »
07/16/2018

Justin Parafinczuk featured in Bar Business Magazine


The summer months can bring more business to your bar, but this also puts you at a greater risk for security threats. Justin provides tips to keep your guests and business safe.

Read Justin's article in Bar Business, here. »
07/06/2018

Koch Parafinczuk Wolf Susen Hosts Exclusive Pre-Screening of Tribeca Film Festival feature “The Bleeding Edge”


Koch Parafinczuk Wolf Susen hosted an exclusive pre-screening of The Bleeding Edge, a documentary that delves deep into the $400 billion medical device industry from Academy Award® nominated filmmakers Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering at the Classic Gateway Theatre in Fort Lauderdale.

Learn more about the event, here. »
06/26/2018

Jason Wolf discusses the future of flood insurance


The National Flood Insurance Program expires on July 31, but what’s next for the industry? Jason Wolf breaks down a few predictions in Insurance Journal.

Read Jason's Insurance Journal article here. »
06/26/2018

Justin Parafinczuk featured in Hotel Management


The summer months bring a lot of guests in and out of hotels. But how secure are they? Justin weighs in with a few tips on keeping guests safe.

Read Justin's tips here. »
06/20/2018

Jason Wolf published in Property Casualty 360.


Hurricane Season is here, but how prepared are you? Jason Wolf shares his claims process tips to help you make sure you’re ready.

Read Jason's Property Casualty 360 article here. »
06/06/2018

KPWS shareholder Marcus Susen becomes board certified in Civil Trial Law


The Florida Bar's certification program is consistently recognized as a national leader among other state certification programs.

Learn more about his certification here. »
06/01/2018

Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk overcome legal obstacles in the fight against Essure


Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk have been at the forefront of the national litigation against Essure birth control, but it has not been an easy path. Their persistency has served as a lesson to keep the fight going.

Read the article in Lawyer Monthly, here. »
05/31/2018

Jason Wolf published in Daily Business Review


Jason Wolf provides insight regarding managed repair contractors and the impact on Florida's insurance industry.

Read the Daily Business Review here. »
05/31/2018

Jason Wolf published in Claims Magazine.


Jason Wolf's perspective was published in Claims Magazine in an article titled Legal Lesson Following a Busy Cat Season.

Read Claims Magazine article here. »
05/15/2018

Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk featured in the Florida Bar News


Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk have been appointed to leadership positions on the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee for Essure. Susen was named lead counsel for the entire committee, with Parafinczuk appointed discovery chair.

Read the Florida Bar News here. »
05/10/2018

Marcus Susen weighs in on Essure litigation update


As Bayer pushes to move lawsuits to federal courts, plaintiffs are fighting to keep them at the state level. Marcus shares his opinion on the change.

Read more about the update in the Daily Business Review. »
05/02/2018

Marcus Susen featured on NBC6 Essure Segment


Marcus Susen, the lead counsel for the Essure Plaintiff Steering Committee, was featured on NBC6 discussing the dangers behind Essure. Marcus has handled the litigation prior to any other lawyers filing similar suits, and represents more than 1,000 women who have had adverse reactions to the permanent birth control device.  

Watch the NBC6 segment here. »
04/25/2018

Koch Parafinczuk Wolf Susen partners named to Plaintiff Steering Committee for Essure


Partners Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk of the Fort Lauderdale-based law firm Koch Parafinczuk Wolf Susen have been appointed to leadership positions on the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee for Essure.  Susen and Parafinczuk have been at the forefront of this national litigation that includes more than 10,000 cases throughout the country.  Judge John R. Padova, Jr. from the Federal Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, named Susen lead counsel for the entire committee, with Parafinczuk appointed discovery chair.

Learn more about the committee, here. »
04/13/2018

Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk Named to Essure Plaintiff Steering Committee


Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk have handled the litigation involving Essure prior to any other lawyers filing similar suits, representing more than 1,000 women who had adverse reactions to the permanent birth control device. Now, they have been appointed to leadership positions on the Plaintiff's Steering Committee for Essure.

Learn more about the Essure case and the committee in Attorney at Law magazine. »
04/13/2018

Marcus Susen Pens an Opinion Editorial on Essure


Despite the recet FDA restrictions on Essure, Marcus Susen urges more changes to take place.

Read Marcus' opinion in The News-Press »
04/10/2018

Justin Parafinczuk Responds to FDA Restrictions on Essure Birth Control


Justin Parafinczuk weighs in on the new guidelines the FDA has placed on Essure, the permanent form of birth control.

Read Justin's reaction in Law360 here. »
04/03/2018

Marcus Susen Interviewed by Brian Mudd on New Generator Laws


Marcus Susen weighs in on the new state laws regulating generators in nursing homes following multiple deaths caused by Hurricane Irma power outages.

Listen to Marcus' interview here. »
02/15/2018

Justin Parafinczuk Published in the Daily Business Review


Justin Parafinczuk sheds light on the legal process behind sexual assault claims.

See the article in the Daily Business Review »
01/29/2018

Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk Push for Change Against Essure


Marcus Susen and Justin Parafinczuk are pushing for an FDA ban on Essure birth control. They were interviewed by the Daily Business Review's Celia Ampel.

Read the article in the Daily Business Review »
01/26/2018

Justin Parafinczuk Shares Hotel Security Advice


How safe is your hotel? Justin Paraficzuk supplies tips hotel management teams can take to make sure their properties are secure.

Read the article from Hotelier »
12/21/2017

Justin Parafinczuk Shares Advice on Reporting Sexual Harassment


Justin Parafinczuk shares a legal point of view on the #MeToo movement. 

Read the article from The Greatist, here. »
10/23/2017

Justin Parafinczuk Provides Tips on Hotel Security


Hotels are vulnerable to security threats, but Justin Parafinczuk provides valuable insight on keeping guests safe and avoiding legal issues.

Read the article in Lodging Magazine »
09/25/2017

Jason Wolf Helps Hoteliers Recover After Natural Disasters


Jason Wolf shares steps hoteliers can take to smooth the claims process and get back in business following a natural disaster.

Read the article from Hotel Business »
09/18/2017

Jason Wolf's Q&A on the Hurricane Claims Process


With an abundance of claims filed following Hurricane Irma, Jason Wolf sat down with GlobeSt.com to discuss the claims process and moving forward.

Read Jason's GlobeSt. Q&A »
09/15/2017

Jason Wolf Provides Insight for Hurricane Damage Claims Process


Did you suffer damage following Hurricane Irma? Jason Wolf provides guidance on filing your claim.

Read the article, published in the Miami Herald »
09/14/2017

Marcus Susen Interviewed by WPLG Local 10 News


Marcus Susen supplies readers with valuable insight on the history of the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills following over a dozen tragic deaths due to power outages caused by Hurricane Irma.

Watch Marcus' interview with Bob Norman »
07/25/2017

Jason Wolf Helps New South Florida Property Owners Prep for Hurricane Season


Are you new to the South Florida area? Hurricane season can wreck havoc, so you'll want to make sure you're prepared. Jason Wolf provides some tips to ensure that you're insured. 

Read Jason's Property Casualty article »
05/22/2017

Austin Carr Secures $2.4M Against Tobacco


Austin Carr's continued fight against tobacco companies resulted in securing $2.4 million for his client.

Learn more about Austin's case on Courtroom View Network »
04/03/2017

Austin Carr Continues Fight Against Tobacco


Austin Carr is helping clients in the fight against tobacco companies.

Read more about the win on Courtroom View Network »
01/30/2017

Jason Wolf Prepares for Hurricane Season Claims


In preparation for this year’s hurricane season, Jason Wolf weighs in on the future of the National Flood Insurance Program in this article from Insurance Quotes.

View the article in Insurance Quotes »
01/12/2017

Jason Wolf Offers Advice to Agents Post-Hurricane


After a harsh 2017 hurricane season, Jason Wolf provides best practices for insurance agents dealing with a high-volume of claims.

Read Jason's article in Insurance Journal »
11/22/2016

Austin Carr and Lakeisha Cannon Win Big Against Tobacco


Austin Carr and Lakeisha Cannon helped seal the deal on a $2.94 million case against a tobacco company.

Read more about the case in the Daily Business Review »