Close Menu
Port St. Lucie Personal Injury Lawyer
Call To Schedule A Consultation 772-905-8692

Monthly Archives: September 2018

shutterstock_1103513804

Ft. Pierce Man Sentenced In Fatal DUI/Hit-And-Run Wreck

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

A 49-year-old man may spend the next forty-five years in prison following an alcohol-related, hit-and-run crash that killed a motorcycle rider. Prosecutors said that “It goes against all common decency to leave someone after a crash by the side of the road like an animal.” According to investigators, the man had a BAC of… Read More »

shutterstock_1044043840

Major Drug Arrest In Port St. Lucie

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

In a complex case that involves several legal issues, police arrested two men on drug-related criminal charges. After a lengthy investigation, officers executed a search warrant on a Southwest Starflower Avenue residence. Authorities entered one bedroom and seized two handguns, two rifles, ammunition, marijuana, crack cocaine, and a substantial amount of cash. In another… Read More »

shutterstock_1170865288

Breaking Down A Port St. Lucie Motorcycle Crash

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

In many other parts of the country, the number of motorcycle crashes begins tapering off in early fall. It is simply too cold to ride. But that’s not the case along the Treasure Coast. These wrecks continue almost unabated throughout the late fall, winter, and early spring months. The problem is a serious one…. Read More »

shutterstock_1172934268

Four Ways To Modify Child Support Obligations In Port St. Lucie

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Children grow up fast and families change frequently. Therefore, the initial child support determination was never meant to be permanent. In fact, these changes occur so often that most Port St. Lucie child support orders need to be modified at least once every three or four years. It’s always important to partner with an… Read More »

shutterstock_1165343632

The Five Kinds Of Impaired Driving In Port St. Lucie

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

The vast majority of car crashes in Florida — about 95 percent — involve some kind of human error. Sometimes, a one-time lapse causes these crashes. But typically, negligence is the root cause. For example, most jurors would not consider rolling down the window to be a big deal, even though such an act… Read More »

shutterstock_1144653812

Successfully Contesting The FSTs In DUI Cases

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

In most driving under the influence cases, the defendant provides a specimen of breath or blood for analysis. But in about 20 percent of these cases nationwide, the defendant refuses to provide such a sample. For some reason, the percentage is a little higher in Florida. That’s the main reason lawmakers recently added a… Read More »

shutterstock_1172417569

Three Hidden Defenses In Port St. Lucie DUI Cases

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

More often than not, intoxication is basically the only issue in a driving under the influence case. Prosecutors must establish intoxication beyond a reasonable doubt. They either use circumstantial evidence from the field sobriety tests or direct evidence from chemical tests to meet this burden. However, to obtain convictions under the DUI law, prosecutors… Read More »

DivDocument

Modifying DSOs In Florida

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Domestic Support Obligations are part of almost all the divorce cases in St. Lucie County. Child support is usually based on the number of children, the incomes of both parents, and the obligor’s proportional share of that income. In most cases, child support payments terminate when the child turns 18 or graduates high school…. Read More »

MileMark Media - Practice Growth Solutions

© 2015 Eighmie law Firm, P.A. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by MileMark Media.

Contact Form Tab