Category Archives: Personal Injury Attorney Blog

Florida Wrongful Death Case

Florida Wrongful Death Case

The grief of losing someone is intense. It is particularly hard to deal with when you lose someone due to another person’s negligence. If a loved one has passed away in an accident that could have been avoided, you may be able to bring a Florida wrongful death case. We know that this does not […]

Injured by a Defective Product

Injured by a Defective Product

A defective product can be dangerous and deadly. Whether it is a defective auto part, household appliance, or electrical device, a defective product injury has the potential to turn your life upside down. The experienced Jacksonville product liability attorneys at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. hold manufactures accountable for items that lack basic safety and quality […]

How COVID-19 Will Be Affecting the Florida Court System

How COVID-19 Will Be Affecting the Florida Court System

The novel coronavirus pandemic has unfortunately been affecting all aspects of our economy. At Edwards & Ragatz, P.A., it is our civic duty to inform the public how COVID-19 will be affecting the Florida Court System and what that means for our personal injury clients. Postponement of Non-Essential Court Proceedings  On Tuesday, March 17, Florida […]

3 Things to Know About Motorcycle Accident Cases

3 Things to Know About Motorcycle Accident Cases

Because of the nice weather year-round, the number of motorcycle accidents in Florida is far higher than in other states. If you are seeking compensation for a motorcycle accident injury, the award-winning Jacksonville attorneys at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. can help. Contact our office to schedule a free consultation. In the meantime, here are 3 […]

Collecting Information After a Car Accident

Collecting Information After a Car Accident

If your vehicle has been crashed into by another driver in Jacksonville, Florida, collecting information after a car accident is crucial to recovering compensation for your damages. Writing down information at the scene will be greatly beneficial to a personal injury attorney should you choose to file a claim. Collecting Information After a Car Accident […]

Biggest Mistake in a Personal Injury Case

Personal Injury Mistakes

The biggest mistake in a personal injury case that must be avoided at all costs is giving a recorded statement to the liable party’s insurance company. Doing so can completely ruin your chances at recovering compensation. Below, we’ll discuss the mistakes that you need to avoid when filing an injury claim in Florida. Giving a […]

Thomas Edwards Wins Prestigious “Best of the Bar” Award

Thomas Edwards Wins Prestigious “Best of the Bar” Award

We are proud to announce that Jacksonville personal injury lawyer Thomas Edwards has been awarded the prestigious Ultimate Attorney: Best of the Bar designation by the Jacksonville Business Journal! Edwards has already been honored as a Jacksonville Ultimate Attorney for 2020. Read the article here. The esteemed “Best of the Bar” award is based on […]

Thomas Edwards Named to Florida Trend’s Legal Elite

Florida Legal Elite

We are proud to announce that Jacksonville personal injury lawyer Thomas Edwards, Jr. has been voted as one of the Florida Legal Elite™! Florida Trend’s Legal Elite selection process began last October. All members of the Florida Bar were invited to vote for the lawyers across the state whom they hold in the highest regard. […]

Three Questions About Pedestrian Accident Claims

Three Questions About Pedestrian Accident Claims

Do you have questions about pedestrian accident claims? The experienced, award-winning trial attorneys at Edwards & Ragatz, P.A. can answer any questions you might have. Contact our office today to schedule a free consultation. Pedestrian Accident Claims | How Much Is My Case Worth? There are multiple factors that go into determining the value of […]

Article by Thomas Edwards, Jr. Published in The Florida Bar Journal

Florida Bar Journal Article

Attorney Thomas S. Edwards, Jr.’s article, “The Daubert Expert Standard: A Primer for Florida Judges and Lawyers,” has been published as the lead feature in the March/April edition of The Florida Bar Journal. This in-depth article — which was co-written with his daughter, Jennie R. Edwards — explains the fine details of Daubert v. Merrell-Dow […]