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Premises Liability

Premises Liability Attorneys in Fort Lauderdale

Helping Clients Effectively Represent Their Interests In & Out of the Courtroom

A premises liability case occurs when a person is injured on the premises of another person or business because of a defective or hazardous condition. These can include poorly maintained staircases, handrail failures, uneven concrete floors, slippery surfaces, or other hazardous conditions. What may seem a minor slip and fall accident could cause devastating injuries or, in extreme cases, even death.

If you or a loved one was injured in an accident on the premises of another person or business, it is important to reach out to a premises liability lawyer immediately. A premises liability accident presents unique problems for an injured plaintiff. Not only are they typically troubling cases to prove, but it is also very hard to identify all of the potentially negligent parties, their relationships with one another and who has the primary responsibility for the negligence based on the agreements among these parties and the law.

By reaching out to a knowledgeable premises liability lawyer immediately, you ensure higher success of locating key witnesses, preserving evidence and identifying the defective or hazardous condition that caused the accident.

The laws surrounding personal injury premises liability cases are complex and each case has its own unique facts and circumstances. At Ginnis & Krathen, P.A., we pride ourselves on our years of experience successfully representing victims and their families in all realms of personal injury negligence cases, including premises liability cases such as slip and fall accidents.

Schedule a free consultation with one of our Fort Lauderdale premises liability attorneys at (954) 833-7044 or contact us online today.

Presenting Premises Liability Accidents to a Court

A premises liability accident can occur at anytime, anywhere. Whether you or a family member was injured in a privately owned home or an enormous commercial location, if the injury occurred because of someone’s negligence, then you should reach out to a premises liability attorney today.

If you or a loved one suffered a slip and fall injury or some other form of personal injury on the premises of another person or business, we recommend getting in touch with a premises liability lawyer immediately. No matter how minor or severe your injuries, if a property owner breached their duty of care to you and you were injured, than you deserve to be compensated.
An experienced premises liability attorney will act quickly, identifying witnesses, preserving evidence, compiling proof, and ensuring that your injuries are well documented. At Ginnis & Krathen, P.A., our premises liability lawyers have the experience and knowledge necessary to successfully represent you in your lawsuit and to assist you in getting the reimbursement you deserve.

Whether you have minor or severe injuries from a slip and fall or other form of premises liability accident, a Fort Lauderdale premises liability lawyer with years of experience handling premises liability actions can aid you in getting the compensation you deserve.

Every Case Matters

Millions of Dollars Recovered in Successful Verdicts & Settlements
  • Fatal Truck Accident $3,000,000

    We recovered $3 million for the family of a pedestrian who was fatally struck in a truck accident.

  • Slip & Fall $2,950,000

    Our client slipped and fell on commercial private property due to a leaking roof. As a result, Ginnis & Krathen, P.A. was able to secure $2.95 million for our client.

  • Rear-End Car Accident $2,000,000

    Ginnis and Krathen successfully resolved a rear-end motor vehicle crash on behalf of their clients in the amount of $2,000,000.00. Our clients were driving south on I-95 when they were rear-ended by a tractor-trailer. The force of the crash was so significant that it sent our clients’ vehicle into a wooded area on the side of the road.

  • Motorcycle Accident $1,520,000

    Ginnis and Krathen successfully resolved a motorcycle crash involving a fatality in the amount of $1,520,000.00. The decedent was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a commercial vehicle.

  • Sidewalk Fall $1,400,000

    Ginnis and Krathen successfully resolved a Slip and Fall case on behalf of their client in the amount of $1,400,000. Due to the negligence of Defendant, our client fell in the common area of a 55+ condominium community and sustained significant injuries.

  • Rear-End Car Accident $1,350,000

    A drunk, uninsured driver going 60-70 mph crashed into the rear of a vehicle with a man and woman in their 70s and a 99-year-old passenger. Attorneys Eric Ginnis and H. Ross Zelnick successfully negotiated to obtain a $1.35 million settlement for the two seniors and the estate of the 99-year-old decedent.

  • Slip and Fall – Slippery Floor $950,000

    Our client slipped and fell on a very slippery polished marble floor. The carrier denied liability prior to a lawsuit being initiated. The attorneys at Ginnis & Krathen, P.A., after contested litigation,  we were able to reach a settlement for our client in the amount of $950,000.

  • Side-Swipe Auto Accident $900,000

    Ginnis and Krathen successfully resolved a side-swipe motor vehicle crash on behalf of their client in the amount of $900,000.00. Our client was operating his motor vehicle when he was sideswiped by another motor vehicle.

  • Automobile T-Bone Accident $750,000

    While traveling in their vehicle, our clients were struck on the side by a large pickup truck. Through aggressive presuit negotiations, with the Defendant’s insurance company, our attorneys were able to settle the case in an amount of $750,000.

  • Auto Sideswipe $650,000

    Our client was sideswiped by another vehicle and sustained injuries due to the crash. Our attorneys were able to settle the case in the amount of $650,000 for our client.


Client Testimonials

Real Stories, Real Recoveries
  • If we ever need a lawyer in the future they will be my first phone call

    “Ginnis & Krathen was not what I expected for a law firm. Eric and Milly are professional understanding and compassionate. If we ever need a lawyer in the future they will be my first phone call.”

    - Lisa T.
  • The best decision I made.

    “For the first time since the accident, I felt someone was on my side! I am very pleased with the settlement he negotiated for me, but more so for the personal level of service and professionalism during such a difficult time!”

    - Linda P.
  • Exceeded all my expectations.

    “I still can’t believe how they have exceeded all my expectations. They did an incredible job. I would strongly recommend them to anyone. Thanks so much. I’m so grateful a friend of my sister referred me to your office.”

    - Frantz M.
  • Knew exactly what was going on.

    “They all are friendly, and you won’t be passed off to a case manager. Any time I’ve called, I’ve spoken to an attorney or at least a paralegal. Some offices will pass you to a case manager or an intake rep. You won’t experience that”

    - Dee C.
  • Held my hand through the whole process.

    “Lissette went above and beyond the call of duty to help me. This group is awesome. They made a difficult situation pleasant and held my hand through the whole process.”

    - Julieanna J.

What Makes Us Different?

Learn About Our Unique Legal Approach
  • Proven Record of Success

    We have recovered millions of dollars in successful verdicts and settlements, including a seven-figure case that another firm turned down.

  • Trial-Ready Legal Advocacy

    Our personal injury attorneys have extensive jury trial experience and have collectively tried more than 250 jury trials to verdict.

  • Extensive Medical Resources

    Our firm benefits from a qualified network of medical experts who will waste no time in assessing your injuries, no matter how extensive.

  • A Network of Support

    When you hire us, you will benefit from the unwavering support of our attorneys, legal staff, forensic investigators and more. 

  • Personalized Legal Approach

    As our client, you can rest assured that your case will receive the personalized care and attention of a knowledgeable senior partner — no matter the size.

  • Maximized Case Value

    We are committed to maximizing the recovery that our clients deserve and have successfully settled cases that other law firms have turned down.