Derrevere Stevens Black & Cozad

Derrevere Stevens Black & Cozad is a South Florida based law firm concentrating in complex civil litigation before State and Federal Courts at trial and appellate levels.

Principals, Jon Derrevere, Michael B. Stevens, Bryan W. Black, Bart Cozad and Peri Rose Huston-Miller have over 100 years combined experience as litigators handling insurance defense, insurance coverage matters, construction defects, premises liability, auto negligence, product liability, subrogation and real estate matters. Our client base includes many prominent professional and general liability carriers along with product manufacturers, distributors and retailers, as well as architects, engineers, general contractors and product suppliers.

In addition to our insurance practice, Derrevere Stevens Black & Cozad is focused on prosecuting and defending mass tort and class action cases, as well as family law and bankruptcy.


Derrevere Stevens Black & Cozad is located in West Palm Beach, Florida but our practice extends to representation throughout Florida and the United States with a principal practice area from Orlando to Miami.

Additionally, Michael Stevens is admitted in Massachusetts, Vermont and the District of Columbia, and is the managing partner of the firm’s satellite offices in Boston and Vermont.


“We are committed to providing our clients with the highest quality legal services with an emphasis on personal attention to client needs and professionalism. Derrevere Stevens Black & Cozad is aggressive in pursuing client goals with sensitivity to the economic realities of the prevailing legal environment, having developed an effective system of litigation cost control and early evaluation of potential exposure.”