Auto and Truck Negligence
The attorneys of Metzger Law Group, P.A. auto negligence practice handle any variety of automobile or trucking accidents, ranging from the most minor fender bender accidents, to more involved hit and run pedestrian accidents, to more complex multi-vehicle accidents, trucking accidents and motor cycle accidents.
Personal Injury Protection
The attorneys at Metzger Law Group, P.A. assist insurance companies in evaluating whether the claims presented for personal injury protection benefits and medical payments benefits under both personal and commercial automobile insurance policies are covered under the terms and conditions of the policy; whether the medical expenses incurred are reasonable; whether the medical treatment was related to the accident and whether the treatment provided was medically necessary.
Liability insurance is usually purchased in terms of “limits of liability,” the maximum amount the policy will pay on a single incident. Limits of liability are sometimes pided into bodily injury and property damage, and should include covering the costs of defending the insured in court.
Insurance documentation must be carefully developed to provide legitimate coverage for the first party and third party protection provided, yet not be open to interpretation for unrelated claims.
Insurance Defense & Risk Management
Serving major insurers, underwriters, protection & indemnity clubs, manufacturers, governmental entities, and individuals, Metzger Law Group, P.A. has experience in all phases of personal injury and property damage litigation.
Professional Liability/Professional Malpractice
Professionals need liability insurance because as humans, mistakes can happen, even to people considered experts in their fields. Professional liability insurance, sometimes referred to as errors and omissions insurance, protects against unintentional professional mistakes or misjudgments that cause damage to others.
Premises liability insurance provides the insured liability protection from injuries and damage experienced by a third party on their premises. Section 768.0710 (2), Florida Statutes, sets forth the burden of proof that a Plaintiff in a civil action for negligence must meet in order to sustain his or her case against the owner or possessor of a premises.
Product liability defense provides legal defense for designers, manufacturers and distributors of products who have been sued based upon a Plaintiff's allegations that a product was poorly designed, poorly labeled, had a manufacturing defect, was tampered with, or overall had something go wrong with it in the course of its production or distribution.
Construction Law & Litigation
Design professionals, developers, contractors, and sub-contractors need active and aggressive representation before, during and after projects throughout the State of Florida. Contract review and litigation avoidance play key roles in the ultimate profitability of construction projects.
Civil Trial and Appellate Litigation
The members of the firm provide experienced advocacy to manage risks, resolve business and insurance disputes, and pursue claims in state courts, federal courts, arbitration, administrative proceedings or international tribunals. Substantive areas of litigation handled by the firm involve commercial disputes; personal injury, insurance and employment litigation; maritime and transportation law; construction law; banking & debt recovery; and international business disputes.