Side Impact Auto Accident: Determining Fault

At Hoffman, Larin & Agnetti, our car accident lawyers bring over 40 years of experience, and millions of dollars are recovered for our clients in every case we handle. We understand the significant dangers posed by side-impact collisions, even though they are less common than front-impact crashes. Determining fault in...

Mystery Medical Bills: Don’t Get Tricked by Surprise Charges!

We've all been there: a trip to urgent care for a minor injury, expecting a quick fix and a (somewhat) reasonable bill. But what if that bill turns out to be a monster you weren't prepared for? This happened to one doctor who took his daughter to an urgent care...

Navigating the Intersections of Divorce and Social Security

Divorce can be a seismic event in your life, particularly regarding your financial stability and Social Security benefits. At Hoffman, Larin & Agnetti, P.A., boasting over 40 years of dedicated family law expertise, we specialize in safeguarding your assets, including your crucial disability or retirement benefits. Understanding the Impact Divorce...

Short V Long Marriages: The Number of Years Can Make a Difference in a Divorce

Considering a divorce can be incredibly tough, especially after dealing with ongoing issues for a significant period of time. At Hoffman, Larin & Agnetti, P.A., we've been navigating the complexities of family law in Miami for over 40 years. Here's what you need to know about divorce and how the...

Injured on Someone’s Property? Your Rights Under Florida’s Premises Liability Law

In 1886, Carl Frank was the first comedian to turn slipping on a banana into a joke.  138 years of laughter followed, but there’s nothing funny when slipping on an object left carelessly in a shopping mall or airport turns into a serious back or head injury. Or when someone...

When it Comes to Your Auto Accident, Photos Can Speak Volumes

Remember in My Cousin Vinny when Joe Pesci showed Marisa Tomei the photo of the tire treads made by the car in question while she was testifying?  While perhaps not quite as dramatic, accident scene photos can make a difference in the outcome of your personal injury case. Why Car...

“BUT I FELT FINE AFTER THE ACCIDENT”….WHAT IS WHIPLASH AND WHAT SHOULD YOU DO NEXT?

You're sitting at a red light, and bam, you've been rear-ended. The impact came out of nowhere, maybe your airbag went off, and you made sure everyone in the car was ok. People run over, ask how you're feeling and you say, 'Fine'.* And other than the shock, you do...

THE BEST LAID PLANS…..WHAT TO DO WHEN THE CHILD SUPPORT PLAN ISNT’S WORKING OUT

After the ink dries on divorce papers, parenting plans, and child support agreements, there's a collective hope that everything will proceed smoothly. However, life's unpredictable nature often has other plans. What to Do When Your Child Support Plans Fall Through (more…)

Changes to Florida Laws as of January 1, 2024

Welcome to 2024.   As we usher in the new year, it's essential to stay informed about the latest laws that will come into effect in Florida on January 1, 2024. These laws, passed by the Florida Legislature in 2023, aim to address various aspects of public safety, protection, and...

HOLIDAY CHEERS AND HOLIDAY TEARS: TIPS TO AVOID BEING HOOKED BY ONLINE SCAMS UPDATED FOR 2023

  It seems that as fast as we are alerted to a new type of scam, another one pops up.   It is the scammer's version of Whack-A-Mole. We wrote about Holiday scams last December, but 2023 is proving even more challenging.  The FBI's 2022 Internet Crimes Report showed that Americans...