Personal injury or tort law gives injured parties an avenue in civil court to recover compensation or damages after an accident or intentional wrongful acts. While compensation can’t erase the harm you have suffered, the goal of a personal injury claim is to make you as financially whole as possible after you have suffered injuries due to someone else’s negligence, carelessness, or intentional actions.
GMV Law Group, LLP represents accident victims in all types of personal injury claims in Florida. Learn more about our practice areas below.
Car accidents are one of the primary causes of personal injury claims as most accidents are the result of negligence, recklessness, or carelessness. If you have been injured in an accident and believe the other driver was at fault, a car accident injury lawyer at GMV Law Group, LLP can help you fight for the fair compensation you deserve. Read More
If you are injured in a traffic accident as a pedestrian, you may have a personal injury claim against the at-fault driver and/or your own insurance company. Don't assume that receiving a fair settlement offer will be easy without legal representation, even if you were clearly not at fault or you are making a claim against your own insurance policy. Read More
Accidents involving large trucks such as dump trucks and 18-wheelers are among the most serious and often lead to catastrophic injuries and fatalities. Because truck accident injury claims can reach millions, it's not uncommon for insurance companies to undervalue or unfairly deny claims. It's crucial to work with an experienced truck accident injury attorney when you are seriously hurt in a truck accident. Read More
A commercial vehicle can refer to any vehicle operated or owned by a business or employee, including passenger cars and large semi-trucks. An accident involving a commercial vehicle can be complicated in terms of liability as several parties may be responsible for an accident. Read More
Motorcycle crashes are often very serious as motorcyclists have virtually no protection in a collision. While motorcyclists can be at fault for an accident, most collisions are the fault of another driver who may have failed to see the motorcycle or was driving recklessly. Read More
Electric scooters and motor scooters are increasingly popular throughout Florida, especially around Fort Lauderdale. Unfortunately, scooter riders are at an increased risk of serious harm in an accident with a vehicle and pedestrians can also be seriously hurt when struck by a scooter. Read More
Florida leads the United States in fatal bicycle accidents with 110 cyclist deaths per year and many more who are left seriously hurt in an accident. Cyclists have the same right to the roadways as drivers and must obey the same traffic laws. Unfortunately, most bicycle accidents are caused by drivers who are inattentive or reckless. Read More
The personal injury justice system is not designed to compensate victims of crime. If you have been the victim of sexual assault, you may have a civil claim against your attacker that can help you hold them accountable and recover compensation for your medical bills, counseling, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Read More
If you are the victim of a crime on someone else's property, you may have a negligent security claim against the property owner, manager, or landlord if they failed to take reasonable steps to secure the property and reduce the risk of crime. Read More
A catastrophic injury is one that is significant enough to cause long-term effects on your cognitive function, mobility, and/or quality of life. GMV Law Group, LLP represents victims who have suffered catastrophic injuries like paralysis, amputation, or disfigurement due to someone else's negligence or intentional actions. Read More
Every year, more than 17,000 people are killed in the U.S. due to a slip, trip, or fall injury. If you are seriously hurt in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, you may have a legal claim for compensation against the property owner or manager if they failed to take reasonable steps to correct or warn of the hazard that led to your accident. Read More
Taking a cruise should be a fun vacation, but cruise ship accidents are shockingly common. GMV Law Group, LLP represents injury victims in claims involving crew member assault, swimming pool accidents, shore excursion accidents, slip and fall accidents, onboard medical malpractice, and more. Read More
If a loved one was killed due to the intentional actions or negligence of someone else, you may have a wrongful death claim. In Florida, certain people such as spouses and children can file wrongful death claims to recover compensation for a loved one's final expenses as well as loss of companionship and a loved one's lost income. Read More
For years, the team at GMV Law Group, LLP have been serving personal injury clients. With several years of trial experience, our team works together to make sure you get the compensation you deserve for your injury or your loved one is set free from jail.