Proven, Powerful Legal Representation for Miami Injury Victims of Car Accidents and Cruise Ship Accident
MIAMI PERSONAL INJURY LAW FIRM
The Law Office of Joshua J. Hertz, P.A., a Miami law firm that specializes in personal injury cases. Personal Injury Law covers a broad spectrum of issues. When one has been physically or emotionally injured, and/or personal property has been damaged. In legal circles, personal injury law is also known as "TORT" law, tort being a "civil wrong" committed against another. Personal injury or tort law is the body of law that allows you to be compensated in the event that someone's carelessness, recklessness, or intentional misconduct injures or damages you or your personal belongings. Under Florida Law, one must have sustained a permanent injury to pursue a legitimate claim for pain and suffering. For example, if someone hits the back of your car while you're at a stop sign causing injury to you or a loved one. That person who caused the accident is referred to as the defendant once a lawsuit is filed, and the person harmed is the plaintiff or claimant. Further information about your case will be provided once you meet with a qualified attorney from our office.
In all matters involving personal injury it is essential that measure be taken promptly to preserve evidence, investigate the accident in question, and to file a lawsuit prior to the deadline imposed by the statute of limitations. If you or a loved one is a victim of personal injury, call us immediately at (305) 821.2182. Don't worry if you are unable to come to our office, we will make arrangements to come to you. We look forward to helping you with all of your needs.
We have handled over a thousand automobile car accident cases and look forward to handling yours!
Civil Justice for Victims of Crime
Regardless of the outcome of any case in criminal court, crime victims can file civil lawsuits against offenders and other responsible parties. Unlike the criminal justice process, the civil justice system does not attempt to determine an offender's guilt or innocence but rather the amount of anguish, pain, suffering and emotional stress. The law firm of Joshua J. Hertz represents crime victims in civil lawsuits against a perpetrator or other responsible parties.
Cruise Ship Accidents
Thousands of passengers who travel via the port of Miami are injured on cruise ship excursions every year. There are several special laws both federal and the international level that govern injury and death claims at sea. If you are a cruise ship passenger or crew member injured on board you need experienced cruise ship accident attorney in Miami to represent you.
If you have suffered a catastrophic injury due to someone else's recklessness, carelessness or misconduct, you may be eligible for compensation for your pain and suffering. Catastrophic injuries can be the result of a various types of accidents including but not limited to, car accidents, slip and fall accidents, and acts of medical malpractice where victims are often left with severe, life-altering injuries or disabilities.
Slip and Fall Accidents
Generally slip and fall accidents and cases arrise when a property owner or keeper is negligent in the maintenance, repair and upkeep of their property. When you call the office of Joshua J. Hertz P.A., we will provide with you with a FREE consultation and give you advice as to whether or not you are entitled to compensation for your injuries, lost wages, and medical expenses as a result of a slip and fall accident.
Wrongful Death Cases
Wrongful death cases are defined as the death of a person due to the negligence or misconduct of another party. Dependents and beneficiaries of wrongful death cases may be entitled to monetary damages. At the law firm of Joshua J. Hertz, we are seasoned in wrongful death and known for going above and beyond in seeking the best settlement for our clients.
Large Truck Accidents
It is estimated that one in eight automotive accident fatalities involve large trucks such as big rigs, tractor-trailers, and other commercial vehicles. If you have been involved in a large truck accident, it is best to seek legal advice from an attorney who is experienced in handling these types of cases. The Law Office of Joshua J. Hertz has handled countless large truck accidents. Let us assist you!
Car Accident Attorney
If you or someone in your family was injured in a motor vehicle accident in Florida, it is a wise to obtain the advice of a experienced Miami based car accident attorney who understands the insurance claims resolution process.