Recent Legal News

Damage Control: How Kirk-Pinkerton helped Florida businesses and cities fight back after the BP oil spill

When the Deepwater Horizon oil spill began occurring on April 20, 2010, Bill Robertson looked at its effects in two different ways. “As a local Sarasotan and an outdoorsman, the spill was disturbing from an ecological standpoint,” says the personal injury attorney and CEO at Kirk-Pinkerton in Sarasota. “As a

Kirk-Pinkerton Attorney Bill Robertson Receives Veterans Advocate Award

On April 30th, 2015 Goodwill Manasota held its Ambassador Recognition Luncheon, recognizing those who make a commitment to share the mission of Goodwill with the community by volunteering at events, speaking on the organization’s behalf, creating new fundraisers, and introducing their friends, family and colleagues to Goodwill. Bill Robertson, Kirk

How one Sarasota organization helps lawyers pass along traditions of professionalism and ethics

A long-standing Sarasota legal tradition is observed each month when members of the Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of Court gather for dinner and conversation. American Inn of Court history dates back to the late 1970s, when a group of judges, including then-Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Warren E. Burger, discussed the

Free TXT Shield app from Kirk-Pinkerton blocks texting while driving

Everyone knows it’s stupid and dangerous to text while driving, and now, in Florida, it’s even illegal. Unfortunately that doesn’t mean drivers are shutting off their cell phones any more often than they did before the ban, but TXT Shield, a new, free smart phone app from Kirk-Pinkerton, just might change all that. The

Helping Our Heroes

Kirk Pinkerton is Helping Our Heroes in an effort to bring together local executives with veterans in the Sarasota-Bradenton area who are unable to find work. The Helping Our Heroes effort is spearheaded by Bill Robertson of the Kirk-Pinkerton Law Firm and Host of Let’s Talk Law on WSRQ Radio.

SHT Report on Hip Recall

If you received a DePuy ASR XL Acetabular System or an ASR Hip Resurfacing System, DePuy or Johnson & Johnson may have already contacted you.  Indeed, DePuy or Johnson & Johnson may have even sent you a notice and other documents regarding the August 2010 recall of these medical devices.