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Lauderdale Harbours Personal Injury Lawyer 

Experienced Personal Injury Lawyers Defending the Rights of Accident Victims In Lauderdale Harbours and Throughout Florida 

We wake up every day expecting to go about our business as usual. However, accidents can occur at any time to anybody. When they do occur, they can have a far-reaching impact on our lives. If you have been injured in an accident, you may be dealing with the after-effects of the accident. These may include pain, disability, psychological trauma, financial strain, property damage, and much more. A Lauderdale Harbours personal injury lawyer from Lawlor, White & Murphey can help you recover financial compensation for your injuries to help ease the burden.

You can trust the attorneys at Lawlor, White & Murphey to help you recover just compensation for your injuries. We have decades of experience in defending the rights of accident victims in Lauderdale Harbour and throughout Florida. We treat each case as unique and fight to protect the legal rights of our clients. We will use our resources, skills, and experience to fight for the best outcome in your case. Contact us for a free consultation. 

Get Free Advice From An Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer. All You Have To Do Is Call 954-525-2345 or Fill Out Our Free Case Evaluation Form.

Types of Personal Injury Cases We Handle 

The lawyers at Lawlor, White & Murphey have decades of experience in defending the rights of personal injury victims. You can count on us to recover compensation for injuries and damages suffered in: 

We also provide representation for bereaved families seeking justice for the loss of a loved one through the wrongful acts of others. 

Why You Should Hire a Lauderdale Harbours Personal Injury Lawyer Even If You are Partially at Fault for Your Accident

Florida is a comparative negligence state. Different states have different interpretations of comparative negligence. In Florida, pure comparative negligence is applied. This means that if a fault is shared by the parties involved in the accident, a percentage of fault is awarded to the parties based on how their actions contributed to the accident. The compensation awarded to the injured party is reduced based on the percentage or degree of fault they had in the accident or incident that resulted in their injuries. 

For example, if you were injured in a collision with another driver who was speeding, your compensation will be reduced if you were found to have been talking on the phone while driving. In such a scenario, you may be found to be 20 percent at fault for the accident. If your claim was worth $300,000, you will only receive $240,000 as the 20 percent will be deducted from the sum of your compensation. 

This doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t be honest with your Lauderdale Harbours personal injury attorney. Do not try to hide any facts about the accident in an effort to get more compensation. Chances are that these factors will be found out in the investigation by the defendant and used against you. Be sure to be upfront about the circumstances of your case. Our attorneys will provide you create a strategy to defend your rights to compensation. They can build a strong case on your behalf when they are aware of all the facts. 

Contact Lawlor, White & Murphey for Free Case Assessment with an Experienced Lauderdale Harbours Personal Injury Lawyer 

Lauderdale Harbours Personal Injury Lawyer

A personal injury lawsuit offers accident victims or their families the opportunity to seek justice and the compensation they deserve for their injuries or the loss of a loved one. Strict liability laws in Florida allow for victims to seek compensation from the person responsible for the injuries. At Lawlor, White & Murphey, you can get the representation you need to recover compensation. Contact us today to schedule an appointment for a free case evaluation by an experienced Lauderdale Harbours personal injury lawyer. We can help you determine your options and create a plan for the recovery of the compensation you deserve. 

Find Out What Your Case Is Worth – Call 954-525-2345 or Fill Out Our Free Case Evaluation Form.

About Lauderdale Harbours, FL, 33316

Lauderdale Harbours is a waterfront neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 33316. This unique neighborhood consists of 3 isles and a small portion of the mainland. The isles can only be accessed by a single bridge which makes the communities on the isles. There are no fixed bridges that can access the waterfront homes on these isles. Many of the homes sit right on the oceanfront or a few minutes’ walk away.  This makes these homes more quiet and exclusive than other parts of Fort Lauderdale. 

Areas Nearby in Broward County:

Lawlor, White and Murphey have office locations in Broward County available by appointment located at:

Contact one of our offices today for a free consultation.

Frequently Asked Questions about Personal Injury Cases in Lauderdale Harbours, FL

What is a personal injury?

When a person suffers a physical injury, it is termed as a personal injury from a legal standpoint. In order for you to file a personal injury claim, the personal injury must have been caused by another party. One can claim compensation for their physical injuries as well as property damage that occurred as a result of an accident or incident caused by another person’s negligence. However, you must prove that the accident or incident was caused as a result of the negligence of their other party in order to recover compensation. You must also show that the other party had a duty of care and that they breached this duty.

Is there a time limit to file a personal injury case?

Personal injury cases in Florida must be filed within four years. This time is measured from the date of the accident or incident that resulted in the injury. The deadline for filing lawsuits against government entities as well as for medical malpractice lawsuits is even shorter. It is therefore important to start working with a Lauderdale Harbours personal injury lawyer as soon as possible after the accident. This will help in preserving evidence while it is still fresh. It will also ensure that you do not miss out on any deadlines.

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    John K. Lawlor

    John K. Lawlor, a South Florida personal injury attorney who focuses his practice on complex personal injury, wrongful death, and professional malpractice, founded the law firm of Lawlor, White & Murphey in 1996. Since 1995, Mr. Lawlor’s trial advocacy and litigation skills, as well as his wide-ranging legal expertise, have provided plaintiffs and their families with a distinct advantage when seeking financial compensation and justice for injuries caused by the negligence of others.

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    Ben Murphey

    A partner at Lawlor, White & Murphey and a distinguished personal injury lawyer, Ben Murphey tries complex disputes that include civil appeals, maritime and admiralty claims, wrongful death, and labor disputes. Mr. Murphey has been recognized for his excellence in the area of personal injury litigation by being rewarded with a 10/10 Avvo Rating and named a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for 2010-2013 and Super Lawyers 2014-2019.

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    Anthony B. White

    Since 1994, seasoned litigation and trial lawyer Anthony B. White has helped thousands of accident victims seek damages due to injuries sustained as a result of another party’s negligence. Included in America’s Registry of Outstanding Professionals and selected to the 2012, 2014-2019 editions of Florida Super Lawyers, Mr. White specializes in car accidents, insurance disputes, wrongful death, product liability, and medical malpractice cases.


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