June 05, 2013

Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. –Consumer Justice firm Leopold Law, P.A. was awarded a Distinguished Service Award for Community Service by the Traffic Safety Committee of the Palm Beaches today.  Leslie M. Kroeger, a shareholder at Leopold Law, P.A. accepted the award on behalf of the firm.  Ms. Kroeger leads the firms Child Passenger Safety awareness campaign and is a staunch advocate for vehicle safety issues statewide. 

The Traffic Safety Committee was created in 1983 with the mission of influencing and advocating for change to make the local community safer.  The Twenty-Eighth Annual Traffic Safety Recognition awards luncheon was hosted at the Embassy Suites hotel in West Palm Beach.  

Leopold Law, P.A has partnered with various community leaders over the past three years to raise awareness and educate families on the importance of Child Passenger Safety.   The law firm has provided over 300 families with free child seats in hopes of significantly reducing the chance of an injury during a collision. Their mission is to work with community and political leaders to raise awareness on the importance of booster seats and promote the safety of children in our community.

Ms. Kroeger is a successful civil trial attorney with a practice focused on complex civil litigation matters, including products liability, automotive crashworthiness, wrongful death and cases involving child catastrophic injuries.  As a dedicated advocate in the capitol and the courtroom, Ms. Kroeger has been vocal in the Florida legislature lobbying on behalf of consumers for vehicle and child passenger safety. Her initiatives include promoting proactive bills for booster seats and tire aging, both of which have life-saving consequences for motorists.  Through her legislative and legal initiatives to promote safety, she has been instrumental in raising child passenger awareness in Palm Beach County.