There is an old saying, “a lawyer who represents himself has a fool for a client”. While this adage often rings true in criminal cases, the same can be said with civil and commercial matters. The internet provides a wealth of legal information. With a quick Google search you can find a lot of information about your case that would not have otherwise been available to you so easily prior to the internet age. While you may be tempted to tackle your legal matter on your own, hiring a lawyer is a worthwhile investment.
South Florida residents have the pleasure of enjoying great weather year round and can often take advantage of this with outdoor activities. Whether you are going for a walk or a family bicycle ride, we hope that these pedestrian safety tips will keep you and your family safe.
Have Proper Gear
Follow Traffic Rules (Florida Statute §316.130)
Alternative Dispute Resolution-methods to resolve a case outside of the trial, which include arbitration, mediation or summary jury trial.
Many use massage services to relax or for pain management. It is an opportunity to unwind. However, the opposite can occur if you are taken advantage of. This was allegedly the situation when Massage Envy employee Jose Grajales of West Palm Beach was arrested on September 24, 2020.
The Florida Wrongful Death Act, Florida Statute Sections 768.16-768.26 (2020) permits survivors of the deceased to be compensated for the passing of a loved one due to another person’s negligence. For more information on what is necessary to prove a wrongful death case, click here.
What damages are available in a Florida wrongful death claim?
If you are reading this after the loss of a loved one, we are very sorry for your loss. Losing a loved one is never easy, especially due to someone else's negligence. You do not have to go through this process alone. A wrongful death attorney can guide you through the process of filing a wrongful death claim and achieving justice for the wrong that your family has suffered.