If you’re injured because someone else behaves in a negligent manner, you shouldn’t have to pay. Period. But sometimes to get the compensation you deserve, you have to fight back.
Fort Lauderdale & Davie Accident Victims Turn to The Law Office of Andrew Winston for Help
Every day, people are injured due to the negligence of another person or organization.
If we lived in a perfect world, those responsible would immediately offer to take care of the injured individual’s recovery and compensate them for what they were forced to endure. Unfortunately, far too many in our world are more interested in protecting themselves and avoiding responsibility than coming clean and doing what is right.
That is where the experienced personal injury attorneys at The Law Office of Andrew Winston come into the picture. We know that looking for a lawyer is the last thing that you want to think about after you or a loved one has been seriously hurt in an accident. It is likely that you are suffering both emotionally and physically and simply want to recover and get back to your regular life as soon as possible.
But if you truly want to get back to that life, seeking out the help of a qualified lawyer is vital. The cost of all of that medical care that you need to heal adds up quickly, and there is a good chance that you are losing out on money from missed work as well. If the injury lingers or you are permanently harmed, this is something that can impact your financial and personal fortunes for the rest of your life.
It should not be your responsibility to pay for something that was not your fault. As soon as you contact the Law Office of Andrew Winston, we will get to work building a case to help you get the compensation you deserve from those who put you in this position as well as send a message that this kind of behavior is not acceptable to lessen the chances of someone else having to go through a similar ordeal.
The Law Office of Andrew Winston Handles All Kinds of South Florida Personal Injury Cases
Our experienced lawyers have successfully taken on a wide variety of personal injury cases in and around South Florida, and our practice areas include:
Cyclists come to South Florida in droves because of the fantastic climate, but that doesn’t mean problems do not exist here. When cyclists collide with motor vehicles, the bikes – and their riders – always lose. Because cyclists do not have the same kind of protection as people riding in cars, the types of injuries associated with these accidents are often serious, and can even be fatal.Read more[+]
Bites may seem like minor injuries, but that is not always the case. They can lead to infections and other illnesses, and when larger dogs (or small children) are involved, the physical damage can be severe. Pet owners need to be able to control their dogs, and should warn people if they know that their animal is a potential dangers.Read more[+]
Whether it’s tailgating the big game, heading home after a night of clubbing with friends, or leaving an office holiday party, far too many Floridians still make the foolish and dangerous decision to drive after drinking. If you are injured by one of these individuals, fight for the compensation you deserve.Read more[+]
People come from all over the world to stay in Miami, Orlando, and other parts of Florida. Because of this, many of our hotels here are big operations with lots of moving parts, and it’s not uncommon for the ball to get dropped from time to time. Maybe your hotel forgot to fix a light in the stairwell and you fell. Or you got mugged on the way to your room due to a lapse in security. If a hotel is negligent and you are harmed, you deserve compensation.Read more[+]
Lawyers have a duty of care to make sure that they provide their clients with the best possible legal advice and care. If you work with an attorney who fails in this duty for one reason or another and you suffer losses, contact us so that we can help you to hold them responsible.Read more[+]
Much like lawyers, doctors also have a duty of care. But the difference between legal and medical malpractice is that when a doctor is neglectful in their care, people can come to serious physical harm or even die. You should not have to pay for preventable medical errors.Read more[+]
When motorcyclists get into accidents, the results tend to be very serious, and it is not uncommon for the rider to be thrown from the vehicle or pinned under it. Cars are often at fault in these types of crashes because the drivers react improperly around motorcycles or may not even see them because they were looking for larger vehiclesRead more[+]
South Florida pedestrians are hit by motor vehicles at a frighteningly high rate, and it often seems like the state was designed for cars first and people second. Unfortunately, when pedestrians are hit, it often causes catastrophic injuries, so it is vital that you seek compensation.Read more[+]
Local businesses, public areas, and even private residences have a duty to make sure that their property is safe and secure for anyone who visits. If you fall and injure yourself due to an issue caused by a property owner’s negligence, they should compensate you for the incidents.Read more[+]
Even in an idyllic destination like Florida, accidents, crime, and disasters do happen. When fire, water, wind, mold, vandalism, or accidents cause damage to your home, business, or car, you may be able to file an insurance claim to help you replace, rebuild, or repair your property. A property damage lawyer can help you in this process, ensuring the insurance companies do not deny you the full amount to which you are entitled.Read more[+]
Lots of people use cabs to get around South Florida, and drivers sometimes cut corners to get you where you are going faster in order to move on to their next fare. If you are hurt in a taxi cab accident because a driver acted negligently, the cab company may have to pay you compensation.Read more[+]
Big trucks cause big damage when they hit other vehicles or people. Often these crashes occur because the driver was rushing to make a delivery or was tired from working too many hours. If you are hit by a truck, get a lawyer immediately because the company will fight back as hard as they can to avoid giving you the compensation you need and deserve.Read more[+]
Ride sharing is relatively new to South Florida, and the rules and regulations that govern it are still being ironed out. Who pays for injuries? What if you are hit by a driver using the app but not transporting someone? These are questions for legal professionals, and you owe it to yourself to find out if you can get compensation.Read more[+]
Getting compensation for someone’s death will not bring them back, but it can help you and your family to recover and get those responsible for the accident to change their ways and make sure it does not happen again. If someone you love dies due to the negligence of another person or organization, you owe it to them and to yourself to fight back.Read more[+]
Andrew Winston is a partner at the personal injury law firm of The Law Office of Andrew Winston. He has been recognized for excellence in the representation of injured clients by admission to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, is AV Rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, and was recently voted by his peers as a Florida “SuperLawyer”-an honor reserved for the top 5% of lawyers in the state-and to Florida Trend’s “Legal Elite.”
Originally from New Jersey, Ms. Feder obtained her B.S. from Rutgers University in 1994 and J.D. from New York Law School in 1997. She is admPersonal Injury Lawyer Beth Federitted to practice law in Florida, New York and the Southern District of New York Federal Court.
Bradley Winston is the Managing Partner of the South Florida personal injury law firm of Winston & Wigand, P.A. He is an expert in civil trial law who has over two decades of legal experience handling a wide variety of personal injury matters. Throughout his career, Mr. Winston has fought hard to protect the rights of his clients and to ensure that they receive all the financial compensation they are entitled to under the law.
As a personal injury lawyer with over 30 years of experience, Mark Leeds combines legal passion with personal compassion for clients injured in any kind of accident. Mark received his bachelor’s degree from Franklin & Marshall College in 1977 and went on to receive his law degree from the University of Miami in 1980.
Andrew Winston was named one of the top 100 attorneys in Florida by Super Lawyers, a rating service listing outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a hig
If you’ve ever been hurt in a Florida car crash because someone else was behaving in a negligent manner, you know how difficult it can be to get fair and just compensation so that you can make a