After a serious accident, you may be wondering whether you are eligible to receive compensation for your injuries. If you were harmed due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing, whether in a car accident or some other scenario, our St Petersburg personal injury attorneys can help you bring a claim for damages.
Personal injury lawsuits can involve injuries in many different settings and situations, such as defective products, unsafe drugs, medical malpractice, pedestrian incidents, nursing home abuse, wrongful death, dog bites, catastrophic injuries, and doctors errors, among others.
A personal injury claim may be filed in connection with injuries resulting from intentional harm or inadvertent accidents—such as those stemming from auto collisions, truck accidents, bus wrecks, bicycle and motorcycle accidents, premises liability injuries, heart attack misdiagnosis, and boat wrecks. Many personal injury lawsuits are based on the theory of negligence.
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured, you want to make sure you take the right steps. Our car accident attorneys and personal injury lawyers in St Petersburg can evaluate your case and help you navigate every step of the legal system.
At Emerson Straw Car Accident & Injury Lawyers, we have years of experience representing injured clients throughout Florida.
Patients being treated by medical professionals want to believe that their doctor is competent to provide them with proper care. When medical professionals act negligently, for example by failing to follow procedures or recognize serious symptoms of disease, they should be held accountable. Nobody expects to go in for surgery, childbirth, or oth...
If a person sustains an injury on the premises of a public property in Florida due to negligent management or maintenance, the landlord or property management company may be liable for damages. These establishments have a duty to ensure the safety of the public while on the premises. Injuries could include a fall, physical assault or battery, se...
When elderly or disabled adults are required to move into nursing homes and assisted living facilities, their families must trust in the staff to ensure the safety and well-being of their loved ones. This requires an amount of good faith, and the special position of caretaker should be taken seriously. However, sometimes, proper care is not prov...
Automobile accidents almost always produce bodily harm to the individuals involved, whether they are serious or minor. Even minor injuries like concussions, muscle strains, and compressed joints can impact the victim well into the future. Collisions and other traumatic traffic incidents can leave you with substantial physical, mental, and emotio...
Emerson Straw Car Accident & Injury Lawyers is proud to dedicate a significant portion of their practice to representing innocent children and their families who have wrongfully suffered due to neglect or abuse, including caregiver neglect, physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, and inadequate security and supervision.
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The aftermath of a serious injury or wrongful death in the family is a stressful and confusing time. In addition to the physical and emotional pain, you may also be confronted with financial uncertainty as medical bills and other costs mount. If you were injured or lost someone you love due to another person’s negligence, you should not have to cover the associated costs out of your own pocket.
Our skilled personal injury attorneys & car accident lawyers in St Petersburg can review your case for free, answer your questions and help you make informed decisions. We will apply our many decades of experience to help you fight for the settlement or verdict you deserve.
Our attorneys have extensive litigation experience, which means we can see your case through to the end even if it means going all the way to trial. We have access to well-credentialed medical experts, economists and other specialists who often play a critical role in determining the outcome of personal injury cases.
Perhaps most important, we can make sure your claim accounts for all the damages you may be owed. In addition to economic damages such as medical bills and lost income, Florida law also allows for the recovery of non-economic damages and exemplary damages (punitive damages) in some circumstances.
No bias here I have seen them in action since conception. The firm is totally committed to their clients best interest. No stone is left unturned regardless of cost and man hours it takes to get the best results. Their record speaks for itself.Michael S.
I highly recommend Matt Emerson for an AV rating.Of Counsel
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