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Covering Orlando, Florida - Personal Injury and Criminal Defense

You Cannot Beat Boating in Florida, But If You Are Injured, Learn Your Rights

Boating is one of Florida’s biggest recreational pastimes, which means plenty of potential for accidents. Compounding the risk is the fact that many inexperienced people are operating boats, putting other people in danger. If you have been injured in a boating accident, it’s important to speak to a boat accident or personal injury attorney because ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - June 27th, 2017

Injured by a Dog Bite? Call Us Immediately For Help

Nearly 5 million people are bitten by dogs every year in the United States. Some of the injuries are minor, but others can be quite serious and traumatic causing lifelong scarring, disfigurement, or emotional distress. Florida state statutes are clear that pet owners are liable for injuries caused by their dogs. However, there are always ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - May 31st, 2017

Know Your Rights When You are Injured By a Careless Truck Driver on Florida Roads

Being injured in a car accident is bad enough. When the other vehicle involved is a truck, the injuries and damages can increase exponentially. So can the red tape you need to cut through to fight for your rights – and you do have rights. The most important right that you have after a truck ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - May 30th, 2017

What is Domestic Violence and Why You Need To Speak to a Domestic Violence Attorney if You are Charged

A domestic violence charge in Florida is a serious situation. A conviction will affect you immediately and for the rest of your life. Defending yourself against the charges with legal representation is your best chance of avoiding the long-term repercussions of this allegation. Defining Domestic Violence The State of Florida defines domestic violence under State ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - April 28th, 2017

Recently Injured in a Car Accident Through No Fault of Your Own? Here is What To Do

Florida routinely makes the “worst states for driving” lists. Aggressive drivers, congestion, population density, and tourists unfamiliar with the roadways all contribute to our state’s reputation as being a difficult one to for drivers – and our high auto accident rate. If you are involved in an automobile accident, you need to know what to ...
by The Fighter Law Firm - April 25th, 2017

Did you know that you could receive compensation if a crime is committed against you?

Did you know that you could receive compensation if a crime is committed against you? The Office of Attorney General wants to help you receive the compensation you deserve. If a crime causes you physical or psychological injury, you deserve to be assisted in your time of suffering.
by Thomas Feiter - September 08th, 2015

You can be arrested for DUI without being inside the vehicle!

Is it legal for the police to arrest me when no one saw me in the car? Florida case law says yes! Police can find that you are in actual physical control of a car and arrest you for DUI even if you were not in the car when they got there and no one else sees you driving.
by Thomas Feiter - May 14th, 2015

Can I Withdraw My Plea, Your Honor?

Whether or not a person in Florida can withdraw (or take back) their plea in any criminal case, depends in large part on two factors: (1) the timing of your motion to withdraw the plea; and (2) the presiding judge. The Timing There are two times in which a person may withdraw a plea – ...
by Thomas Feiter - September 25th, 2014