Linton Robinson & Higgins’s Florida office serves clients in the following areas:
Changes in Florida Tort law
On March 24, 2023, Florida enacted changes to its Tort law that affects personal injury cases.
One change reduced the time limit in which you could file a lawsuit from 4 years to 2 years.
Another important change transitioned Florida from ‘pure comparative negligence,’ to “modified comparative negligence.” Under this new law, plaintiffs must prove the defendant is more than 50% at fault for causing harm.
We help clients in Florida who have been injured due to negligence. Some of the types of cases we handle includes:
If you or someone you love is injured, call Linton Robinson & Higgins for a free consultation. You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries and related losses.
Car accidents can have devastating consequences, leaving victims with serious injuries and significant financial burdens. At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we understand the complexities of car accident cases and are dedicated to helping clients in Florida seek justice.
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Our experienced attorneys are here to fight for your rights. We will thoroughly investigate the circumstances surrounding your accident, gather evidence, and negotiate with insurance companies to ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.
Day Care Center Accidents
Parents entrust their children’s safety to daycare centers, expecting them to provide a secure environment. However, accidents can still occur due to negligence or inadequate supervision.
If your child has suffered an injury while under the care of a daycare center in Florida, our compassionate team at Linton Robinson & Higgins is here to help. We will assess the circumstances surrounding the accident, determine liability, and pursue a claim against the responsible party. Your child’s well-being is our top priority, and we will fight to hold negligent daycare centers accountable for their actions.
Slip and Fall Accidents
Slip and fall accidents can happen anywhere, from a grocery store to a public sidewalk. These incidents often result from hazardous conditions such as wet floors, uneven surfaces, or poorly maintained premises.
If you have been injured in a slip and fall accident in Florida, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we have extensive experience handling slip and fall cases and will work diligently to prove negligence and secure a fair settlement on your behalf.
Tractor-trailer accidents can cause catastrophic injuries and even fatalities due to the sheer size and weight of these vehicles. If you or a loved one has been involved in a tractor-trailer accident in Florida, it’s crucial to seek legal representation from a skilled personal injury attorney. At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we have a deep understanding of the complex laws and regulations governing commercial truck accidents. Our dedicated team will investigate the accident, determine liability, and pursue maximum compensation for your injuries, medical expenses, and other damages.
Negligent / Inadequate Security
Ensuring the safety and security of individuals is of paramount importance in any environment, be it a residential property, a commercial establishment, or a public space. Unfortunately, instances of negligent or inadequate security can lead to serious harm and distress for innocent people.
At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we understand the far-reaching consequences that can arise from negligent or inadequate security measures. Whether you have been a victim of assault, robbery, or any other criminal act due to a property owner or manager’s failure to provide proper security, we are here to help.
Our experienced team of attorneys specializes in cases involving negligent or inadequate security, and we are dedicated to seeking justice for our clients. We will meticulously examine the circumstances surrounding your incident, gathering evidence to demonstrate the property owner’s negligence. From there, we will vigorously pursue your rightful compensation for any medical expenses, emotional trauma, lost wages, or other damages you have suffered as a result.
Losing a loved one due to someone else’s negligence is a devastating experience that no one should have to endure. If you have lost a family member in a wrongful death incident in Florida, our compassionate attorneys at Linton Robinson & Higgins are here to provide support during this difficult time. We understand the emotional and financial challenges you may be facing, and we will work tirelessly to hold the responsible party accountable. Through a wrongful death claim, we will seek compensation for funeral expenses, medical bills, loss of financial support, and the pain and suffering experienced by your family.
Medical malpractice occurs when a healthcare professional’s negligence or omission leads to patient harm or injury. If you believe you or a loved one has been a victim of medical malpractice in Florida, it’s essential to consult with an experienced attorney. At Linton Robinson & Higgins, our knowledgeable team has a deep understanding of medical malpractice laws and regulations. We will review your case, consult with medical experts, and pursue a claim to help you obtain the compensation you deserve for medical expenses, ongoing care, lost wages, and other damages.
Defective products can cause serious injuries and even fatalities, whether it’s a malfunctioning car part, a faulty appliance, or a dangerous pharmaceutical drug. If you have been harmed by a defective product in Florida, our dedicated team at Linton Robinson & Higgins is ready to fight for your rights. We will investigate the product’s design, manufacturing process, and any failure to warn of potential risks. Our goal is to hold negligent manufacturers and distributors accountable and secure compensation for your injuries, medical expenses, and other losses.
Resort / Vacation /Tourism Accidents and Injuries
Resorts, vacation destinations, and tourism sites are meant to provide enjoyable experiences, but accidents and injuries can still occur due to negligence or unsafe conditions. If you have been injured at a resort, vacation destination, or tourism site in Florida, it’s essential to seek legal representation from experienced personal injury attorneys. At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we have a comprehensive understanding of premises liability laws and will work diligently to build a strong case on your behalf. We will pursue compensation for your medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other damages resulting from the accident.
Faulty construction can result in serious injuries, ranging from collapsed structures to electrical accidents. If you have been injured due to faulty construction in Florida, our skilled personal injury attorneys at Linton Robinson & Higgins are here to help. We will thoroughly investigate the construction project, assess building code violations, and identify responsible parties, such as contractors or developers. Our goal is to hold those accountable for their negligence and pursue the compensation you need for your injuries, medical expenses, and other related losses.
Broken Chair Cases
Even seemingly harmless incidents, such as a broken chair, can lead to significant injuries and disrupt your life. If you have been injured due to a broken chair in Florida, it’s essential to consult with a personal injury attorney who can assess your case and determine liability.
At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we have experience handling a wide range of injury cases, including those caused by defective furniture. Our dedicated team will investigate the circumstances surrounding your accident, negotiate with insurance companies, and pursue maximum compensation for your injuries and related expenses.
Motorcycle accidents can result in severe injuries and lifelong disabilities, often due to the vulnerability of motorcyclists on the road. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident in Florida, our experienced personal injury attorneys at Linton Robinson & Higgins are here to protect your rights. We understand the unique challenges faced by motorcycle accident victims and will fight to ensure you receive fair compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. Our team will work diligently to establish liability, gather evidence, and advocate for your best interests.
And many other types of injury accidents
At Linton Robinson & Higgins, we handle many other types of injury accidents beyond those mentioned above. If you have suffered an injury due to someone else’s negligence or wrongdoing in Florida, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation. Our dedicated team of personal injury attorneys will evaluate your case, provide guidance on your legal options, and fight for the compensation you deserve. Remember, time is of the essence, so reach out to us today to protect your rights and pursue justice.