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Texting and Driving PSA Contest Winner Announced The law firm of Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz sponsored a Texting and Driving PSA Contest for local high school students. The contest was part of the law firm’s Put the Phone Down (http://www.putthephonedown.org/) campaign that began in 2013. The winning entry was submitted by Stefan Hustrulid, a freshman […]

For the second consecutive year, Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A.’s employees donated a number of boxes and bags containing clothing and household items to the Vietnam Veterans of America. With employees and family members having served in the military, the Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz team is a strong supporter of veteran […]

Toys for Tots For the ninth consecutive year, Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A. offices throughout Southwest Florida are serving as collection points for the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation, which distributes toys to less fortunate children in the community. We invite the public to participate by bringing new, unwrapped toys to […]

There are many reasons you AND your spouse should have a Will; however, the importance is magnified in second marriages, especially if there are children from either party. I recently met with a young man who lost both his mother and stepfather. Unfortunately, his mother died first followed some months later by his stepfather. His […]

Let’s say you or a family member has the misfortune of suffering an injury while using a product. Do you think you have a viable claim for money damages against the product manufacturer? What do you think you have to prove in a court of law? Prior to 1976 in the State of Florida, you […]

J. Jeffrey Rice, managing partner of the Southwest Florida law firm Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A., has been selected by his peers to be included in the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers© in America, published by Woodward/White for his work in the practice area of Commercial Litigation. Rice has received this distinction […]

Jeffrey Rice, managing partner of the Southwest Florida law firm Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A., has been named a 2015 Top Rated Lawyer™ in Appellate Law by Martindale-Hubbell®. Martindale-Hubbell has long set the standard for lawyer ratings. Top Rated Lawyers recognize lawyers who have achieved an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating, the highest […]

If you have seen our commercials or other advertisements, then chances are you have seen the saying “Your attorneys, your neighbors.” Why? We want to convey to our clients and potential clients alike that we are local and have deep roots in Southwest Florida, that this is our community just like it is yours, and […]

Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A. recently purchased barbecue lunches for its employees to support the Cape Coral Soccer Associations Cyclones. The proceeds from the purchased meals help support the boys and girls Cyclones soccer program. The firm has participated in the fundraiser to help support local youth sports since 2009. The Cape Coral […]

As NBC-2 explains, attractive nuisances is a legal term that refers to potential hazards to children on your property. These hazards include swimming pools, trampolines, swing sets, ladders, old cars, dogs, construction waste, old appliances, etc. In Florida, property owners are required to take reasonable steps to keep these hazardous conditions from children. Otherwise, should a […]