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Davie Sexual Assault

If you are the survivor of sexual assault in Davie or anywhere in Florida, is important to know the sexual assault was not your fault and that there are things you can do about your attack. You may have the option of pursuing criminal charges against your attacker, for example. In some cases, you may also have the right to pursue a civil claim against your attacker or against any other liable parties in your case. Even if the perpetrator is never caught, you may have legal options to seek compensation and justice from other liable parties. To find out more, contact a personal injury attorney in your community.

With more than 60 years in combined experience, the attorneys at the law firm of Flaxman Law Group have helped thousands of victims of physical assault, sexual assault, and other injuries. At Flaxman Law Group, we help plaintiffs seek justice as well as financial recovery. Whether you are interested in confronting the abuser or seeking the compensation that you may be entitled to under the law, our team of attorneys can offer legal assistance and representation if you have a claim. Contact us today for a free, no obligation case review.

There May be Multiple Liable Parties in your Assault Case in Davie

If you have survived a sexual assault, you may have a legal claim against the perpetrator. You may be able to seek compensation for:

  • Medical tests
  • Emergency room treatment
  • Medical bills and medical expenses, including future expected medical costs
  • Pain and suffering
  • Property damage
  • Lost wages suffered
  • Therapy, counseling, and other medical services
  • Medication you may need

In addition to seeking legal claim against the perpetrator, however, you may also have a claim against other liable parties in your case. For example, the property owner who owns the property where the assault took place may be found partly liable if they knew of the risks of an attack but failed to act protect visitors to their property. For example, if a condo owner failed to secure common areas of a condo or failed to make a building secure and this resulted in an attack, he or she can be held partly liable for the attack. Similarly, if a business owner knew that there were assaults in an area or new that there was a high crime rate in that area but failed to take precautions to keep visitors to their property safe, he or she can be held partly liable for the attack if lack of lighting or lack of security measures allowed the perpetrator to attack.

Property owners and other potential liable parties can be held responsible for the attack and can be pursued in a legal claim even if the perpetrator is never caught. For this reason, if you have survived an attack is important to consult with a personal injury attorney in Davie or your community even if you're not sure whether you have a claim. A personal injury attorney can help you understand whether you have a case and can help guide you through the claims process.

Are you looking for the justice that you rightfully deserve? Contact Flaxman Law Group. Our team of attorneys has more than six decades of experience handling sexual assault, physical assault, and other abuses cases. We handle range of personal injury cases and civil claims and can help you understand whether you have legal options following your attack.