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Award Winning Recognition

Award Winning Recognition – Again! The 2019 Law Firm 500 results are in, and we are proud to announce that Fulgencio Law has been recognized as the 32nd fastest-growing law firm in the country. Last year, our firm was recognized as the 65th fastest growing law firm in the United States, but we knew we could do better. So we did. We are, once again, humbled beyond words by this incredible recognition. To all of those who have contributed to our [...]

Bicycle Safety Tips For Children In Florida

Bicycle Safety Tips For Children In Florida

Riding a bicycle in the state of Florida is a popular pastime for adults and children alike. Our warmer temperatures and scenic views make for a perfect setting to enjoy this healthy outdoor activity. Children in specific tend to ride bikes at a higher rate than other age groups, primarily because it is a way for younger ones to get out and about when they are still too little to drive. Bicycle riding is so popular in children parents [...]

Frequently Asked Florida Dog Bite Injury Questions

Frequently Asked Florida Dog Bite Injury Questions

It is not always easy from first glance to tell if a canine is friendly to others or prone to biting. This is why it is always an important safety step to ask an owner before petting a dog. It is also vitally important to keep an eye on children around dogs they are unfamiliar with because children tend to be some of the highest risk groups for animal bites. If you or a loved one has suffered a [...]

How To Build Successful Florida Medical Malpractice Claims

How To Build Successful Florida Medical Malpractice Claims

Most individuals who go see their doctors do not question the advice and diagnosis or lack of diagnosis that the medical professional provides. We almost have it built-in that doctors are always correct and many times, we don’t think twice about what we are being told even when it comes to something as important as our health and wellness, or that of our family. Trusting our medical providers is baked in and if you are given poor advice or [...]

Traumatic Brain Injury And Personal Injury Claims In Florida

Traumatic Brain Injury And Personal Injury Claims In Florida

Serious car accidents can have very serious consequences. Catastrophic injuries from car accidents can include paralysis, disfigurement, severe emotional distress, traumatic brain injury, or even death. When it comes to traumatic brain injury, the damage to the brain can range from mild to severe. The impact of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) on a victim’s life can be life-changing and life-long. Recovering from TBI can also be a time-intensive process and one may never fully regain the quality of life [...]

How Medical Costs Are Covered After An Accident In Florida

How Medical Costs Are Covered After An Accident In Florida

After any type of car accident from the most minor fender benders to the most severe, there is always going to be a financial impact on those involved. Especially when injuries result, the costs associated with the aftermath can add up fast. Here are some considerations and information to be familiar with after an accident occurs. What To Do After A Car Accident Immediately after a car accident, you must check yourself and your passengers for injuries. Then, assessing your location [...]

Unforeseen Dangers Of Dog Bite Injuries In Florida

Unforeseen Dangers Of Dog Bite Injuries In Florida

One may think that a simple dog bite is just a puncture wound that needs to close. Indeed, a bite will often lead to a puncture that will take time to heal, but the pain that a victim can endure is often much more complex. Many times, one will not feel the full effects from the bite until well after the incident occurs. Not only can puncture wounds, scrapes, and cuts occur, but bites can also cause: Broken bones Soft tissue [...]

Proposals for Settlement in Florida

Is a Florida Proposal for Settlement (“PFS”) Made by Multiple Offerors to a Single Offeree an Enforceable PFS? Florida Proposals for Settlement were created to reduce litigation but they have done anything but. Florida Statute 768.79 is the “Offer of Judgment” statute. The rule states that if the defendant in litigation files a “proposal for settlement” under Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.442, the plaintiff must obtain a verdict of higher than 75% of the amount proposed by the defendant. If [...]

Understanding The Basics Of Florida Medical Malpractice Claims

Understanding The Basics Of Florida Medical Malpractice Claims

Medical malpractice can be hard to define, complex to prove, and difficult to resolve in many situations. However, if you believe you have been victimized by medical negligence, it is important to understand what medical malpractice actually is. Any questions you may have about an encounter or event you experienced can be answered by a knowledgeable Florida medical malpractice attorney. Familiarity with the basics is also helpful. Medical Malpractice and Duty Explained Duty is the responsibility of your medical provider to [...]

Understanding The Basics Of Florida Wrongful Death Claims

Understanding The Basics Of Florida Wrongful Death Claims

The needless loss of a loved one to an accident is a tragedy that is difficult for anyone to work through and cope with. When you have lost a family member due to the negligence of another, you may be entitled to file a wrongful death claim to help you with their final expense and recoup compensation for that loss. If you believe your loved one suffered the loss of their life due to another’s negligence, talking to a [...]