MIAMI, FL—Three litigation attorneys have joined as Associates in the Coral Gables and Fort Lauderdale offices of the U.S. law firm of Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP. The new Coral Gables associate is Dyland Helfand. The new Fort Lauderdale associates are Lindsay Abbondandolo and Bryan Dyer.
Dylan Helfand works with clients on a wide range of insurance services matters. With experience that includes legal research and drafting motions, orders, and final judgments, he is involved in all phases of litigation. Prior to joining Hinshaw, Helfand practiced at a boutique litigation firm in New York City, advising on matters in both trial and appellate courts. He holds a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law and a B.B.A., cum laude from the University of Florida.
Bryan Dyer works with clients on a wide range of insurance services matters. He has experience representing individuals and companies in premises liability cases, general liability, professional liability, property cases, bad-faith, products liability, wrongful death, insurance cases, and commercial cases. Dyer was formerly an associate with Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A. in Fort Lauderdale. He holds a J.D. from Shepard Broad College of Law – Nova Southeastern University, an M.P.H. from Kaplan University and a B.A. from Indiana University.
Lindsay Abbondandolo defends insurance clients in a wide range of coverage-related matters. Her background includes handling disputes involving catastrophic torts, coverage analysis, trucking liability, agency law, premises liability, property defense, and bad faith claims, as well as material misrepresentation and rescission of policies. Before joining Hinshaw, she was an associate with Atkinson Attorneys, P.A. in Miami. Abbondandolo holds a J.D. cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law and a B.S. cum laude from the University of Florida.