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Jimmy De La Espriella actively litigates cases involving catastrophic injuries and cases involving wrongful death on behalf of the victims and their families. These cases include vehicular collision, product liability, medical negligence, nursing home abuse/neglect, trucking catastrophe, industrial manufacturer negligence, insurance disputes, premises liability, drowning victims, airline accident, burn victims, and others. The representation of individuals injured by negligence, medical … Read more »

Auto Accidents

Unfortunately, car accidents are a fact of life. While enhanced safety features on newer car models can help reduce the risk of injuries, it is impossible to eliminate all of the physical trauma suffered by one’s body upon the impact in many crashes. The state of Florida has laws in place to protect those who have been injured as a … Read more »

Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents are far more dangerous than a regular automobile accident. This is as result of one’s body being completely unprotected and exposed during a crash. A motorcyclist cannot benefit from the metal exterior or frame of a car to shield them from the violent impact of a crash. Nor can the cyclist depend on airbags, seatbelts, or any of … Read more »

Truck Accidents

Truck accidents are among the most devastating incidents an individual can be involved in.  On many occasions the victim of a trucking crash is left with life-altering injuries It is also very common that a trucking accident results in a fatality. Approximately 500,000 trucking accidents occur every year in the United States. Of these, approximately 5,000 trucking accidents result in … Read more »

Boating Accidents

With close to a million vessels registered in the state, Florida leads the nation in the number of vessels. Unfortunately, Florida also has the highest number of boating fatalities annually. In 2010 there were reportedly 668 boating accidents. Of these accidents, 79 of them resulted in deaths. The cause of boating accidents include: excessive speed, intoxication, inattention, hazardous conditions and … Read more »

Airplane/Aviation Accidents

If you or a loved one has suffered the tragedy of an aviation-related accident, you need quality and trustworthy legal counsel in a timely manner. There is a fleeting timeframe to take action before the window of opportunity to seek recovery is gone. Aviation incidents involve many exhaustive and complicated details in respect to laws, treaties and regulations. It takes … Read more »

Brain Injuries

TBI’s (Traumatic Brain Injuries) are some of the most complicated and involved cases due to the fact that the brain itself is such a complex and fragile organ. A brain injury can stem from anything, including: automobile, aviation, and boating accidents, as well as medical malpractice. Complications that stem from brain injuries often do not manifest themselves until much after … Read more »

Product Liability

When you buy any given product, you are entrusting the designers, manufacturers and retailers with the diligence to make sure their items are safe to use, reliable, and properly labeled. Unfortunately, sometimes a product reaches the market when known or unknown defects exist that would potentially put the uninformed public at risk of injury. If you or a loved one … Read more »

Premises Liability

Business and land owners have legal responsibilities to ensure that any building, property, and residence they own is safe for renters, patrons and guests. This even extends to sidewalks and parking lots outside any given privately owned property as well. Too often, owners are lazy and do not invest in safety, leaving the public at serious risk for injury. Premise … Read more »

Drowning Victims

Drowning is one of the leading causes of death for children under the age of 16. About one in five people who die from drowning are children 14 and younger. Children ages 1 to 4 have the highest drowning rates. While children are often the victims of drowning accidents, this horrifying event can happen to anyone. Over half of drowning … Read more »