What should I look for in a South Florida Personal Injury Attorney?

You’re considering legal representation… but what should you look for in your new Personal Injury lawyer? Here’s the truth: there is no shortage of Personal Injury Attorneys here in South Florida. Take a drive down 1-95 and what do you see? Billboard after billboard from large Personal Injury firms advertising the millions of dollars their…

When do I have a Personal Injury case in South Florida?

Knowing when you have a Personal Injury case may not always be obvious. It’s important to remember that just because you got hurt does not necessarily mean you have a claim. To put it simply, you need to be hurt because someone else did something they shouldn’t have done. Personal Injury Attorney Grant J. Skolnick…

The Importance of Witnesses to Your Personal Injury Claim

Many Personal Injury claims end up with conflicting stories. It’s not uncommon for someone to admit that they were at fault immediately after the accident, but as time goes by, completely change their tune. Other times, both sides maintain their innocence and claim the other party was always at fault. So, how do you —…

What Impact has Technology Made on Personal Injury Cases?

The advancement of technology has had a major impact on Personal Injury cases. Cell phones and social media can play a major role in how Personal Injury cases are negotiated or litigated by insurance companies and attorneys. For all of their benefits, we can sometimes be so attached to our phones and social media accounts that they become…

What is Premises Liability?

Slip (or trip) and falls are grouped into the class of Personal Injury cases that revolve around Premises Liability. This occurs when a person loses their footing and is injured on someone else’s property. Personal injury law is largely based on the concept of negligence. In most premises liability cases, Florida law places the burden of…