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Shrader, Mendez & O’Connell Partners with Samaritan’s Feet
POSTED ON February 6, 2023

The compassionate legal team at Shrader, Mendez & O’Connell has partnered with Samaritan’s Feet for an impactful charity event in the Tampa area. This effort is known as “One City: Destination for Impact.”   What Is One City Tampa? One City Tampa comprises several important community…

Understanding the Timeline of a Personal Injury Case
POSTED ON January 20, 2023

A personal injury claim can be a long and complex legal process. It’s essential to know what to expect if you’re thinking about filing a claim. Although every personal injury case is unique, you should know the timeline of how these cases generally proceed. Seeking…

The Most Common Causes of Wrongful Death
POSTED ON January 12, 2023

Wrongful death claims involve negligence resulting in a loss of life. Although not every death is considered wrongful, you’re entitled to recover compensation when you lose a family member or loved one because of someone’s negligence. In Florida, you can recover damages from the wrongful…

The Steps in a Personal Injury Lawsuit
POSTED ON December 20, 2022

Every personal injury case's facts may differ, but each lawsuit follows the same process to resolve. This process begins in the aftermath of your injury accident and can include preliminary negotiations and attempts to settle any claim before resorting to a lawsuit.  If the negotiations…

Criminal vs. Civil Penalties for DUI in Florida
POSTED ON December 10, 2022

Driving under the influence conviction in Florida results in both civil and criminal penalties. While you and other drivers might fear the criminal penalties, the civil consequences of a DUI conviction can be just as problematic.  The criminal penalties increase in severity for repeat DUI…