Bay Harbor Islands Drunk Driving Accident Lawyers
Holding Intoxicated Drivers Responsible in Miami & the Surrounding Areas
An accident with a drunk driver can be physically painful, emotionally traumatic, and financially devastating. Victims may be facing high medical costs and an inability to work due to their injuries. The Law Offices of Brett L. Schlacter, PA has handled hundreds of accident cases in Florida. We are flexible with our schedules, so you can get the help you need from an experienced Bay Harbor Islands car accident lawyer.
Drunk Drivers Cause Serious Harm
Driving under the influence is extremely dangerous, causing many thousands of serious injuries and more than 12,000 deaths every year in the United States. When an individual drives under the influence and causes an accident, they may face criminal penalties. In addition, the people they injure can seek compensation for their medical bills and associated costs.
Establishing Liability in a Drunk Driving Situations
Generally, driving while drunk is a strong case of negligence and liability clearly rests with the drunk driver. When a drunk driver acts negligently, a serious accident can result, causing significant injury and property damage. As your Bay Harbor Islands drunk driving accident attorney, we will gather evidence to support your claim.
Evidence often used in a situation involving a drunk driver may include:
- Obtaining a copy of the police report
- Contact information for witnesses
- Photos of the accident scene
- The amount of your damages
If you have been injured by a drunk driver, get in touch with a Bay Harbor Islands car accident lawyer at our firm as soon as possible. This allows us to get right to work, gathering evidence, talking to witnesses, and preparing your case. There is no cost to have your case evaluated by an attorney. Our multilingual firm assists clients in English, Spanish, Hebrew, Russian, and Creole.
The drunk driving accident attorneys at The Law Offices of Brett L. Schlacter, PA have extensive knowledge of Florida law. Call (305) 290-4907 for a free case evaluation.