Wrongful Death Attorneys

If a loved one has been killed as a result of another's negligence or the wrong doing you may be entitled to damages. Our lawyers work closely with clients in difficult emotional times to fully recover what the law allows.

Car Accident Attorneys

Serious motor vehicle collisions require the guidance of an experienced attorney. We have experience and an impressive track record representing people who have suffered significant injuries in auto accidents and motorcycle accidents.

Truck Accident Attorneys

Someone is injured or dies every 16 minutes in an accident involving an 18-wheeler, tractor trailer, or semi truck. If you have been injured by a big rig, contact a truck accident attorney today.

Personal Injury

Personal injuries can be serious, such as a spinal or brain injury, resulting in long-term medical treatment and out-of-home placement for the victim. Personal injuries can also be minor. The first thing you should do if you are injured is seek medical attention. Next, you should speak to our personal injury attorneys about filing an injury lawsuit.

Social Security Disablility

Disabled due to an illness or injury? You may qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits. If you or a loved one has been denied disability benefits, contact a social security attorney today.

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

When people age, they can become more vulnerable to abuse, neglect, and exploitation. If you have a loved one living in a nursing home be aware of the signs of elderly abuse, and act quickly if you see them.

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We are “people first” lawyers, dedicated to helping people get the legal representation they deserve. The Brooks Law Group is a law firm devoted to excellence. We take your case personally. Our philosophy is simple. “Today’s legal network is so complex and people are afraid to seek help they honestly need. Everyone that walks through our door gets the very best we have to offer, whatever it takes.”

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  • Tampa
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  • Orlando
  • Dade City
  • Tarpon Springs
  • Brandon
  • Lake Wales
  • St. Petersburg
  • Clearwater
  • Auburndale
  • Zephyrhills
  • Sebring

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From Our Blog

Last Monday, a 23-year-old mother lost her life in a three-car accident involving a semi-truck in Lakeland. The deceased driver, Kaylie Cadwell of Lakeland, was heading southbound on Combee Road North. She collided with another vehicle, a Chevy Malibu, at the intersection of Combee Road… Continue Reading →

Has your social security disability claim reached the appeal phase? If so, you’ve probably found yourself having to decide whether you’d like to conduct your appeal via video teleconference (VTC) or in person. As of September 2014, claimants must make this decision within 30 days… Continue Reading →

These stories will have you buckled up and driving safely in no time. From the fall of 2014 to the first few weeks of the New Year we have encountered chilling stories about accidents involving semi-trucks. Some made it out with luck on their side,… Continue Reading →

by on February 12, 2015

Blog, Wrongful Death

How the Law Treats a Death on the Job Differently

A recent Florida Supreme Court ruling confirmed what we already knew. Florida’s exclusive remedy provision, which states that workers’ compensation is the sole remedy for injuries (even fatal ones) sustained in the workplace, is here to stay. The case in question was Morales v. Zenith Ins. Co. It… Continue Reading →

Tomorrow is the last day for victims of the GM ignition switch recall to file claims and seek monetary compensation. Originally, that deadline was December 31st, 2014. However, GM has decided to extend the filing period by one month to ensure that all 2.6 million… Continue Reading →

The Tampa Bay and Central Florida regions are home to dangerous highways filled with a bustling transportation industry. The growing number of semi-trucks on our fast paced roads is good reason for knowledge about critical risk factors. Tractor trailers are an average of 53 feet… Continue Reading →