personal injury

We operate on a “Contingency Fee” basis. That means you pay nothing unless we win your case!

The Challenge of Choosing a Personal Injury Attorney

If you are suffering from an injury caused by the negligence or actions of others, you need a representative that will aggressively fight for your rights to compensation. When looking for a personal injury law firm to represent you, you can normally choose between a larger firm or a smaller firm. Each size of law firm has its advantages and disadvantages. Larger law firms have the resources needed to represent you for the long haul. However, the disadvantage of large law firm is that your case may lack the partner-level attention that you deserve. Smaller firms have the advantage of giving you the attention to detail that you may need to build, negotiate and litigate a strong case. However, smaller firms may lack the resources needed to represent you against insurance companies and other big institutions.

The South Florida Law Difference

Imagine if you can have the best of both worlds. That is what you get when you are represented by the perosnal injury attorneys of South Florida Law. We have the significant resources of a larger law firm and we provide you with the partner-level attention to detail of a smaller firm. Our unique ability to operate as both a larger firm and a smaller firm gives you an important edge when we fight for your rights after an injury.

Steps to Legal Action

After you have chosen the right law firm, there is a three step process to bring your case forward:

South Florida Law attorneys provide free case evaluations where we look at the evidence of the wrong done against you and give you an indication of the strength of your personal injury case.

Our attorneys, staff and investigators begin the process of gathering and organizing the evidence and information needed to take effective legal action on your behalf.

If we see enough evidence of wrong doing or negligence by the party that injured you and we take on your case, the next step is to begin the process of representing your interests with a view to obtaining a satisfactory settlement or, in many cases, persuing your claim for compensation in court.

Personal Injury Matters Covered

Our attorneys have extensive experience in all aspects of personal injury, and we have successfully helped many clients secure just compensation for their injuries. We pride ourselves on providing you with personalized attention and aggressively working to achieve justice for you.

Florida Statutes Chapter 768 provides for your right to compensation in the case that the negligence of others results in financial damages, pain, suffering, and injury. Below are some of the areas within personal injury where we can represent you as the injured party:

Car accidents can turn your life upside down. Injury, claims paperwork, legal bills, time off work and other disruptions can make it diffcult for you to get by. At the same time, you may also find yourself dealing with the legal department of at least one major insurance company. It’s important not to try to handle all of this alone. A free consultation with South Florida Law can determine if you have a case and, once we agree to represent you, we will investigate and gather evidence, negotiate a satisfactory settlement, or go to court to get your just compensation.

Motorcycle accidents can be devastating to rider or the loved ones who take legal action on their behalf. The aftermath of the accident includes determining fault, filing claims with insurance companies and potentially also dealing with crippling medical bills, life changing injuries or death. It is advisable under these conditions that you do not attempt to fight for your rights alone. South Florida Law attorneys will compassionately work with you to aggressively represent your case during this time of need.

Whether an accident with a truck or tractor trail is due to negligence, fatigue, aggressive driving, or is the fault of the other party the results are almost always devastating. The corporations that employ truck drivers and the insurance companies that represent them are notorious for playing games to avoid liability. These bad faith players often even avoid liability when it comes to the lives and well being of their own employees and contractors. Don’t face these large faceless organizations alone. At South Florida Law, we have the big firm resources and small firm attention to detail that you need to get just compensation for your losses.

Florida is home to a large population of boaters who operate every size and class of watercraft all throughout the year. When a person is injured or dies in a boaring accident, the lives of those involved can be impacted severly by medical bills and inability to work as well as communication with insurance companies, law enforcement and attorneys representing other parties. It is important that those injured or the love ones of those killed in boating accidents dont attempt to “go it alone.” The lawyers of South Florida law combine years of experience in personal injury with the resources and attention to detail needed to aggressive fight for your right to just compensation as an injured party in a boating accident.

When an aircraft crashes, there is the highest chance of death or, less frequently, serious bodily harm. When this happens, the loved ones of those who passed away may have a right to compensation from those who are responsible for the accident. South Florida Law takes on strong cases where individuals have been killed or injured due to the negligence or actions of an airline, pilot, tower, part manufacturer, maitenance contractor or other entity, Accidents involving planes, helicopters, hot air ballons and other aircraft could be caused by mechanical failure, maintenance issues, software, procedures, pilot error, failure to adhere to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) rules, prevailing weather conditions, aircraft collision and a host of other issues. If you or a loved one has been in an aircraft accident, know that South Florida Law has the resources and experience to help you face off against corporations and insurance companies and get just compensation for your losses.

Tragic interactions with burning hot objects can be life changing. With physical scars that can result come psychological damage, potential loss of income and often high medical bills. These incidents may include:

  • Accidents involving motor vehicle fires
  • Accidents involving trucks and tanker explosions
  • Electricution
  • Fires in apartment buildings
  • Fires caused by electrical cords
  • Fire exits that are locked
  • Injuries caused by scalding water and pipes
  • Injuries that occur in the workplace
  • Products with defects
  • Fires that occur in inhabited buildings (hotels, restaurants, stores, offices, nightclubs, schools, etc.)

Trip and fall accidents can occur any time that an object or protrusion on or near the floor catches a victims foot and causes them to fall over. There is a case for financial compensation to the injured in cases where the presence of the object or protrution can be proven to be the result of negligence or poor planning on the part of a property owner, contractor or other entity. The injured party in a trip and fall case is significantly more likely to be awarded compensation by a court than they would be in a slip and fall case. South Florida Law attorney’s can help you win compensation if you or a loved one has recently been injured in a trip and fall accident. Reach out today for a free case evaluation.

Real estate owners, homeowner associations, condo associations, mobile home parks and commercial lessees in Florida have an obligation to provide a safe environment for their guests and visitors. This may include contracting competant security guards, placing monitored and recorded security cameras, investing in appropriate access control, ensuring adequate lighting and taking other precautions and countermeasures to protect people and property on their premises. If you are injured in an attack, assault or robbery and the incident can be shown to have been preventable had the property owner invested in a reasonable level of security, then you may have a strong case for pursuing financial compensation for your losses and hardship. South Florida Law attorneys can provide you with a free evaluation to determine the strength of your case.

Brain injuries are caused by life changing accidents or repeated head impacts that could be due to sports or work. If you are suffering from a traumatic brain injury (TBI), chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CET) or other brain damage that was caused by someone else’s negligence or actions, you may have a strong case for seeking monetary compensation for your pain, hardship, loss of income and medical bills.

Hostile dogs can maul victims and leave them with potential life changing injuries. These cases generally involve negligence and poor training on the part of the dog’s owner and often a history of aggression on the part of the dog. Florida has a “strict liability” law which holds the owner of the dog liable for bites and other personal damage caused by their animal. Money awarded through settlement can include compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering and emotional distress.

It is important that all dog bite victims act quickly as there is a statute of limitations on legal action.

Spinal cord injuries can occur as a result from car accidents, medical malpractice, playing certain sports or a number of other activities. The results of these injuries can range from painful sciatica to complete paralysis. If you are the victim of an accident that caused a spinal cord injury, you may be entitled to just compensation for your pain and suffering, financial hardship, loss of income, medical bills and long term care costs. The personal injury attornerys of South Florida Law are experienced in spinal cord injury cases and can provide you with aggressive legal representation to get you the compensation you justly deserve. If you are a victim of an accident where you suffered a spinal cord injury , do not attempt to “go it alone.” Contact us today for a free case evaluation.

In the most severe personal injury cases, individuals die in accidents due to the negligence or actions of others. Sometimes, these unfortunate circumstances are due to errors, incompentance or omissions on the part of an individual or company. Other times, death can result from an attack. In either case, the loved ones of the deceased may have a strong case to take civil legal action against those responsible for the death. Wrongful death cases can be pursued even when there are criminal proceedings for the same incident. While winning an award or settlement amount cannot bring back your loved on, it can compensate for the pain and suffering, lost wages and other hardships caused by their absence.

If a loved one has been killed due to the actions or negligence of others, then reach out to the personal injury and wrongful death attorneys at South Florida Law today on (954) 900-8885 or via our contact form.

The products we use everyday at home, work and at play are supposed to make our lives better. However, sometimes a flaw or maintenence issue can result in these products causing significant personal injury or wrongful death. In these cases, you will need a persoanal injury lawyer with extensive experience in fighting the manufacturers, distributors and designers of the product as well as their insurance companies. These companies are often large and can spend a lot of money to hire lawyers to represent them. With South Florida Law, you too can benefit from agressive legal representation by a law firm with the resources necessary to fight against large corporations and their insurance companies. You will only need to pay if you win and only pay when you win. If you have been injured by a product of any kind, reach out to South Florida Law today for a case evalution. We can be reached via our contact form or by calling (954) 900-8885.

Contact Us

If you need legal advice or representation related to any area of personal injury, contact us today to schedule a free case evaluation. Our experienced attorneys are here to help you navigate this complex area of law and, if we bring on your case, fight for your right to just compensation.

Our Associates

Our associate attorneys are all licensed to provide legal services throughout the state of Florida from our offices in Hallandale and Coral Gables. Chosen for their merit, integrity and abilities to make a positive contribution to our clientele, South Florida law associates offer a full range of legal services to our local, national and international client base.

    South Florida Locations

    Hallandale Beach Office:

    1920 East Hallandale Beach
    Blvd., Suite 702
    Hallandale Beach,
    Fl 33009

    Coral Gables Office:

    2600 Douglas Rd,
    Suite 1007,
    Coral Gables,
    FL 33134