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Areas of Practice 

Criminal Defense
 

If you have been arrested you will need immediate legal representation from an experienced lawyer. Hiring a lawyer after your arrest should be done immediately. There are certain strategies and factors that are time sensitive.

           

An experienced lawyer will be able to guide you through the criminal justice system and assist you in completing the process so that you have the best outcome possible. Hoss Hernandez has been representing criminal clients since 1990. Mr. Hernandez responds quickly and aggressively on behalf of his clients facing serious criminal charges in Florida and nationwide.

 

Mr. Hernandez has handled the following crimes in both federal and state jurisdictions:

  • Firearms and gun crimes

  • White collar crime

  • Money laundering and racketeering (RICO)

  • Health care fraud

  • Drug crimes

  • DUI

  • Theft and shoplifting

  • Seized property

  • Sex crimes and abuse allegations

  • Mortgage fraud

  • Felony Murder

  • DUI Manslaughter/Vehicular manslaughter

  • Marijuana cultivation and growhouse

 

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Personal Injury

Mr. Hernandez has handled the following personal injury cases throughout the State of Florida:

 

  • Car, Motorcycle and Automobile accidents- If you are injured due to the negligence of others you must contact a committed and skilled attorney that has experience in handling these type of cases.

  • Wrongful Death- Loosing someone you love is an extremely difficult and painful experience, especially when his or her death was due to someone else’s negligence. You have every right to seek representation on behalf of your loved one. 

  • Premises Liability- If you entered someone else’s premises and were injured due to their negligence you are within your legal right to seek representation for any injury sustained.

  • Slip and fall injuries- Property owners' priority should be to ensure the safety and well being of any guest entering their premises. If you slip and fall, or injure yourself due to dangerous conditions in or on the property of another person, you need to seek representation from an experienced personal injury attorney.

  • Ship and Boating accidents- Injured in any type of water vehicle? You do not need to suffer any longer due to the negligence of others. Contact our firm now!

  • Airplane accident- If an airline company fails to meet the safety requirements for their passengers and you are injured, you need an attorney by your side!

  • Swimming Pool injuries-  Injuries in a pool or even death due to drowning can be avoided if the property owner, pool manufacturer and/or pool maintenance meet the safety requirements with reference to his pool. If you are injured you have ever right to seek the representation of an attorney to fight for you, or your loved one's rights and well being.

  • Bicycle accident- With the sparse protection cyclists have together with the negligence of other motorists, many injuries and deaths have occurred. If you are injured on your bike by a motorist you have the right to a good compensation related to injuries sustained. Do not hesitate to contact our firm to represent you. 

  • Construction site injuries- Safety standards are a must at every type of construction location. With the failure to uphold safety standards at a specific site, injuries can and do often occur. If you are injured in a work area, whether in the capacity of employee or that of a bystander, call us now to protect your rights. 

  • Traumatic head and brain injuries- Those experiencing a devastating head injury due to any negligence should receive the correct representation by an experienced personal injury attorney who will obtain the best results for you.

  • Pedestrian accidents- Motorists can often hit a pedestrian or bystander because of their careless driving or simply because they did not see them. If you are a pedestrian who has suffered an injury due to someone else’s negligence, you need to call a personal injury attorney to represent you and secure the compensation you are entitled to.

  • Electrocution accident- Are you a victim of electrocution due to the faulty equipment, or the proper operation of equipment, dueto the negligence on the part of FPL? Electrocution can be as serious as causing death. You need to seek representation from an attorney. Call our firm now!

  • Negligent security- If you have had any type of injury in a premises, due to the lack of security, or any other type of condition, you have every right to contact an attorney to better assist you with your case.

  • Nursing home abuse and neglect- If you or your loved one is being mistreated by an individual in a nursing home our firm is here to help. We represent victims that have been subject to elderly abuse in a nursing home.

  • Trucking accidents-  Trucks can cause devastating, traumatic injuries. Our personal injury lawyer is here to represent you through your legal issue.

 

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Property Claims
 

Insurance companies have two purposes. Firstly, to receive your premium monthly premium, secondly to deny, delay, underpay, and defend themselves in order to relieve themselves of your claim with a minimal cost to them. As an insured, the first thing you should do if you experience a loss is to mitigate your damages. The next thing is to contact an attorney to help you report the claim immediately. One of the first defenses that insurance companies raise is the failure to report the claim in a timely manner. You should, however, seek legal advice immediately and prior to reporting the claim. Insurance company personnel are taught and trained on how to ask certain questions upon first contact with the insured, and to reference a claim from a position that best serves their defense. You are not a claims expert or legal expert, but the insurance company is! Mr. Hernandez has been defending insured rights and suing insurance companies for over 25 years. Mr. Hernandez has tried jury trials against insurance companies with successful results. Mr. Hernandez has tried and negotiated the following types of property claims:

 

  • Residential property insurance claims

  • Commercial property insurance claims

  • Health, life, disability and long-tem care insurance claims

  • Agent negligence

  • Art loss

  • Flood Damage

  • Fire and/or smoke damage

  • Hail damage

  • Hurricane damage

  • Mold damage

  • Sink hole damage

  • Storm damage

  • Wind damage

  • Theft and vandalism

  • Tornado damage

  • Water damage

  • Wildfire damage

 

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Foreclosure Defense on behalf of the Borrower

If you have been served with a foreclosure proceedings, time is of the essence. After being served you have 20 days in which to respond to the complaint. It is imperative to get an attorney involved within the first 20 days of being served. You need to go on the offensive against the lender (bank). The more defenses you raise against the bank the better your outcome.

 

Mr. Hernandez has dealt with the following types of Foreclosure cases

  • Residential foreclosure

  • Commercial foreclosure

  • Evictions

  • Cancellation of sales

  • Appeals

  • Trials

  • Cancellation of Mortgage and Note.

 

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Family Law

 

If you have been served in a family law proceeding or are considering serving someone in a family law preceding you should seek advice of counsel immediately. If you have been served and are a respondent it is essential to prepare a concise response and perhaps a counter petition against the person who served you.

 

If you are considering filing an action against someone you should also meet with an attorney prior to doing so. There are steps that can be taken prior to the filing of an action in order to put yourself in the best position possible going forward.

 

Mr. Hernandez has dealt with the following types of family law cases-

  • Divorce proceedings

  • Domestic violence

  • Child support

  • Visitation

  • Parties relocation to another county and/or state

  • Modifications

  • Contempt hearings

  • Children and family services (Actions)

 

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