Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Close Menu
Port St. Lucie Personal Injury Lawyer
Call To Schedule A Consultation 772-905-8692

Published Articles

shutterstock_481926427

Obtaining Compensation in Device Distraction Claims

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Most people multitask their way through each day. A friend once told me she could feed her infant child, cook dinner, talk on the phone, and yell at her older children all at the same time. But behind the wheel, such multitasking is very hazardous. Driving already involves multitasking. Operators must almost simultaneously watch… Read More »

shutterstock_376063027

Five Search Warrant Exceptions in Florida Drug Crimes

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Privacy rights are deeply embedded in the Constitution. For example, the Fourth Amendment prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures. Before they can enter private property, such as a dwelling or vehicle, officers must generally have search warrants based on probable cause. Over the years, the Supreme Court has carved out some search warrant exceptions in… Read More »

shutterstock_792021331

Deadly Crash on I-75 Involved Multiple Semi-Trucks

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Investigators believe that a mechanical failure on an eighteen-wheeler may have caused a fireball crash near Lake City. The horrific wreck shut down part of Interstate 75 for more than a day. Investigators believe that a northbound semi-truck had problems with a tire or wheel, causing the driver to lose control. That semi veered… Read More »

shutterstock_1100369420

Three Key Constitutional Rights in Criminal Cases

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

The jury trial is the cornerstone of Constitutional rights in the United States. Jury trials are arguably a uniquely American thing, as over 90 percent of the world’s jury trials occur in the United States. In criminal trials, prosecutors must establish guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. The Constitution gives criminal defendants a number of… Read More »

shutterstock_1172934268

Top Seven Child Custody Factors in Florida

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Most good parents agree that divorce child custody and visitation provisions should be in the best interests of the children. However, most parents disagree as to what constitutes a child’s best interests. Furthermore, some parents confuse the best interests of the child with the wishes of the child or the best interests of the… Read More »

shutterstock_1170865288

High-Speed Police Chase Kills Motorcycle Rider

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

After Lauderhill Police officers joined the chase of two juvenile auto theft suspects, one officer hit a Harley Davidson, causing the rider to spin out of control. The chase began when Boca Raton police alerted Lauderhill police to “be on the lookout” for two teenagers who had allegedly stolen a vehicle. Officers eventually located… Read More »

shutterstock_722543365

Seven Constitutional Rights in Criminal Cases

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

The jury trial is the foundation of all Constitutional rights in criminal cases. In fact, 90 percent of the world’s jury trials occur in the United States. So, most other countries do not have this strong bedrock. But the Constitution includes more than the right to a jury trial. There are important pretrial rights… Read More »

shutterstock_356091701

The Five Kinds of Driving Impairment

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

Driver error causes over 90 percent of the car crashes in Florida. Many times, that error involves an operational mistake. Speeding, making an illegal lane change, and tailgating are the three big ones. Typically, however, the errors involves one of the vice types of impairment, as outlined below. Damages in a Port St. Lucie… Read More »

shutterstock_356091701

Fatal Motorcycle/Police Car Collision in Martin County

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

A Port St. Lucie rider is dead after his bike collided with a Lauderhill Police Department officer who was investigating a report of two teens in a stolen car. Florida Highway Patrol troopers say the officer and motorcyclist were both northbound on Interstate 95. The 47-year-old rider hit the police car’s rear fender after… Read More »

Divorce5

Classifying and Dividing Marital Property in a Florida Divorce

By Eighmie Law Firm, P.A. |

In almost all cases, marital property division is either the easiest or most complex portion of a marriage dissolution action. Generally, there is no in-between. If the marriage only lasted a few years and the couple had no assets, property division is usually a straightforward matter, simply because there are basically no issues in… Read More »

MileMark Media - Practice Growth Solutions

© 2015 - 2019 Eighmie law Firm, P.A. All rights reserved.
This law firm website and legal marketing are managed by MileMark Media.

Contact Form Tab