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Happy Birthday America
Happy Birthday America

Reflections On The 4th Of July As we celebrate the 242nd Anniversary of our Declaration of Independence, I am reflecting on how proud I am to be both an American and a Lawyer. While we all laugh at the many jokes constantly directed at the legal profession (and some of them are funny), it is important on every 4th of… Read More →

What Is The Meaning Of Contingency Fees?
What Is The Meaning Of Contingency Fees?

Personal injury lawyers typically work on a contingency fee basis. This means that compensation for their legal services gets recovered only after they have managed to obtain a favorable settlement or verdict for their client. Normally, contingency fee plans are based on a percentage of the money that has been recovered in the case, and since the attorney gets paid… Read More →

Do You Really Need Legal Help For A “Minor” Auto Accident?
Do You Really Need Legal Help For A “Minor” Auto Accident?

While minor “fender benders” in South Florida often result in negligible property damages, it is never safe to assume that such simple accidents always result in logical outcomes. Vehicle occupants, for instance, could have suffered injuries that were not immediately apparent at the time of the collision. And since insurance company adjusters are not necessarily agreeable with these premises –… Read More →

Be Prepared For Hurricane Season In Every Way
Be Prepared For Hurricane Season In Every Way

Hurricane season is with us once again, and along with the typical preparations regarding proper shutters, availability of lanterns and batteries, and stockpiling of portable water and canned foods, it is important to make sure your home insurance is in proper order. While storm damage in Florida is covered by the standard homeowner’s insurance policy, not all damage is covered… Read More →

Memorial Day – Celebrate With A Plan!
Memorial Day – Celebrate With A Plan!

Blood alcohol level of 0.08% or more is the qualifier for drunk driving. Much smaller levels can still put people at an increased risk of accidents. Alcohol is a substance that reduces the function of the brain, impairing thinking, reasoning and muscle coordination. One-third of all traffic crash fatalities in the United States involve drunk driving and one person is… Read More →

Could Your Prescribed Drugs Have Unexpected Side Effects?
Could Your Prescribed Drugs Have Unexpected Side Effects?

Some times, when patients are issued prescriptions for new drugs, they may suffer unexpected side effects. This happens often, and more disturbing than that is the fact that, more than likely, many doctors have not been made aware of the possibility of such side effects by the pharmaceutical companies manufacturing the drugs. Indeed, studies have shown that many drug company representatives… Read More →

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Helps Consumers Share Information About Product Defects
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Helps Consumers Share Information About Product Defects

By the time a manufacturer announces a recall on a potentially defective product, the warning may come too late for the consumers who already use that particular product. Due to the extreme importance of the public quickly becoming aware of potential product defects, dangers or safety issues, the federal government has established a website where consumers can check up on… Read More →

Have You Suffered Burn Injuries As A Result Of Someone’s Negligence?
Have You Suffered Burn Injuries As A Result Of Someone’s Negligence?

Almost half a million people suffer burn injuries annually in the United States, many resulting in painful, debilitating conditions such as disfigurement, psychological trauma, long-term or temporary disabilities and scarring, and even death. While residential fires are the most common cause of burn injuries, these injuries can also result from car, motorcycle, boat or airplane crashes, as well as from… Read More →

Can You File A Claim For Injuries In Florida If You Did Not Report Them At The Time Of The Automobile Accident?
Can You File A Claim For Injuries In Florida If You Did Not Report Them At The Time Of The Automobile Accident?

If you find yourself involved in a car crash in Florida, you should immediately report it to the police, even if no injuries are apparent, as a police report can assist the insurance companies in determining who was at fault. And if you’ve suffered injuries in the accident, you should seek immediate medical attention. But it is important to note… Read More →

How Experienced Is Your Legal Team?
How Experienced Is Your Legal Team?

While every attorney is educated in a wide variety of legal matters, real legal expertise is attained only as a result of years of practice, combined with practical courtroom experience. At the Law Offices of Robert J. Fenstersheib and Associates, we have over three decades of real, actual legal experience fighting for the rights of injured individuals. We feel your… Read More →

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