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What are Punitive Damages and Why Should I Care About Them?

You have probably heard people discussing the McDonald’s “Hot Coffee Case.” You have heard that case touted as one of the most extreme cases of frivolous tort litigation. And for those who don’t know the facts, it’s easy to feel that way. Even some of our ... Read More
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When to Hire a Car Accident Lawyer: Understanding Your Rights

Car accidents occur every second of the day in the United States. According to the Highway Traffic Safety Administration, around 30,000 to 40,000 people die each year in the United States alone. This number does not account for the many thousands who become injured. Those who ... Read More
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Word to the Wise on Slip and Fall Claims

If you are ever in a store, restaurant or any other public place and you slip or trip and injure yourself, take a few minutes to gather your thoughts and make certain you know what caused you to fall. If you have access to your cellphone, ... Read More
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A Guide to Workers’ Compensation

Workers’ compensation laws were put into effect to protect workers against injuries caused on the job. When someone is injured on the job, they have the right to receive wage replacement benefits and medical coverage while they recover. Some people also receive workers’ compensation benefits that ... Read More
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DO I GET TO PICK MY OWN DOCTORS IN A WORKERS’ COMP CASE?

Under Florida law, the employer’s insurance carrier generally gets to choose the doctors that you treat for your work injury. Most workers who are hurt on the job make arrangements to go to the nearest Emergency Room or someone makes the arrangements for them. After the ... Read More
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Overlooked & Undercompensated: Traumatic Brain Injuries

“Medical providers often check below the brain for spinal cord injuries after an accident, but these traumatic injuries often go undiagnosed, and uncompensated.” According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and lifelong disability ... Read More
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Recent Sarasota County verdict!

Our client suffered a meniscus tear while seated in the back seat of a vehicle involved in a collision. Because he had surgery, the defense argued that he had not suffered a permanent injury – despite his ongoing issues. This became a four-year battle against the ... Read More
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Does anyone care about Florida’s elderly citizens?

Chances are about 70% that you and I will eventually require the care of a nursing home or assisted living facility.  However, very, very few people realize that the nursing home industry is secretly insulating itself from its own negligence and responsibility. Many, if not most ... Read More
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Covid-19 And Workers’ Compensation

You just tested positive for COVID-19 and believe you contracted the virus through work, what is the likelihood of proving your claim? The COVID-19 pandemic has placed the world in unchartered territory including it’s effect on workers’ compensation benefits in Florida. There are several factors that ... Read More
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Bradenton’s Best

We have just been awarded two categories of Bradenton’s Best by the Bradenton Herald – GOLD for best Personal Injury Law Firm in town and BRONZE for Best Law Firm in town! Thank you for all your support, we are so proud to serve our community! ... Read More
Vanessa Castro Viera
Vanessa Castro Viera
November 3, 2023
I had the privilege of working with Kelli Martinez as my personal injury attorney, and I can't express enough how grateful I am for her exceptional guidance and support throughout the entire process. From the moment I first contacted her to the conclusion of my case, Kelli demonstrated an unwavering commitment to ensuring my rights were protected and that I received the compensation I deserved. I highly recommend her to anyone seeking legal representation for personal injury cases.
Jen Wiradilaga (SWFL Horses)
Jen Wiradilaga (SWFL Horses)
October 19, 2023
I am so pleased with the service and care Mr. Murphy has shown. Always has time for a phone call , emailed questions are answered so quickly , it is refreshing. I had guidance every step of the way. My Case was settled quickly and effectively. Everyone that is in this off is is exceptional! Thank you so much
amanda reese
amanda reese
October 17, 2023
Mr. Murphy and his team were amazing to work with. In a stressful situation they were on top of making sure I understood my options and walking me through the process when I’d stress out. He fought to make sure I was fairly treated and not just another person swept under the rug and forgot about. I highly recommend him if you ever need and hope to have a timely resolution and team that is top notch.
Ana Maria Araujo
Ana Maria Araujo
October 12, 2023
I am very grateful to Ed Murphy for accepting my case against work compensation, otherwise I wouldn't have had another doctor for a second examination and I would have been at home without being able to work again. I am thankful for all the work Ed and his assistant Jessica have done in my case. I am very happy with the service, every time I called I was treated very nicely by the front desk staff, Kelly. Thanks
Carlene Overacker
Carlene Overacker
October 6, 2023
I highly recommend Mr. Murphy. He immediately responded to the issues I was having with my workers compensation case. He reached out to me in a timely manner. I was always able to get ahold of him via the phone and emails. I never felt rushed in our meetings and conversations. He was professional and courteous. I am very satisfied how quickly I received my settlement.
Erica Aghoian
Erica Aghoian
September 22, 2023
I highly recommend contacting Ed Murphy with your worker's compensation case. From day one he took the time to explain all aspects of the case, listened to my questions and concerns, and kept me up-to-date as the case progressed. I believe he was able to achieve the best possible outcome with my case, and I couldn't be happier to have worked with him. I had never hired an attorney before, but he immediately put me at ease and had my trust. Great experience from start to finish!
Patricia Lara
Patricia Lara
September 12, 2023
I can't say enough how much help Ed Murphy was during such a difficult situation. From day one he was understanding and made us feel at ease. He helped us achieve the most positive out come in our law suit with workers comp. If you ever need assistance I highly recommend contacting Ed Murphy!
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Trust Cleaning Inc
August 15, 2023
This message is for anyone who needs a good lawyer, I recommend Ed Murphy because he is a professional and patient person, he fights until the end of his case or any type of case, I recommend him to everyone 100% . there is no other attorney like ed murphy i just have to say thank you so much for helping me with my accident case.

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