You Hurt? We fight!

Since every case is different, we cannot guarantee the same results for everyone.
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AUTO ACCIDENT AND INJURY ATTORNEYS

Aggressive representation and personal service

 

We are Florida and Georgia auto accident and personal injury lawyers aggressively representing accident victims. With a half dozen fully-staffed offices and a team of more than a dozen military veteran attorneys, we're here to serve you. As military veterans, we bring the same sense of service, commitment and dedication to your case that has seen our attorneys through tours of duty in the Army, Navy and Marine Corps.

Our team has over 100 years of combined legal experience, and includes former insurance adjusters, a former insurance defense attorney, a retired FHP trooper, three licensed investigators, and over 40 professional and support staff to provide the personalized service that accident victims expect and deserve in their time of need. When you hire us, you're hiring a law firm that understands your health and your claim are important to you. We take both very seriously and we will make sure your rights are protected and that you are kept fully informed along the way. The firm prides itself on providing aggressive representation and the personal service you expect and deserve.

And, unlike many law firms, we don't just settle! We don't simply take what the insurance company wants to pay, but rather we demand and fight for fair and just compensation for your injuries and all of your damages, including your economic and non-economic damages, such as pain and suffering and your loss of enjoyment of life.

We handle all types of motor vehicle accidents, including auto crashes, tractor trailer, logging and semi-truck accidents, commercial motor vehicle accidents (CMV), motorcycle, recreational vehicle (RV), boating and also bicycle and pedestrian accidents. Whether it's a soft tissue or whiplash injury, an accident involving brain damage, spinal cord injury, other serious injury or even the wrongful death of a loved one, Ron and the accident and injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Ron Sholes, P. A., take each case seriously. Call us now for a free consultation or complete the case contact form and we will contact you at your convenience to discuss your rights.

Our motto is simple: You Hurt? We FIGHT!" We don’t just settle. We demand and fight for the compensation our clients deserve, including economic and non-economic damages as a result of their pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life and inconvenience.


Injuries we handle:

  • Whiplash from rear-end collisions and other types of crashes / Soft tissue injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Fractures
  • Concussions, headache syndrome
  • Brain injuries, traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Wrongful Death
  • Amputation
  • Lacerations and scarring, disfigurement
  • Dislocated shoulders, elbows or knees
  • Chronic back injury or neck pain
  • Fractured vertebrae
  • Closed Head Injury
  • Paralysis
  • Paraplegia
  • Quadriplegia
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Burns

Many of the injuries suffered in car and truck accidents can be disabling and life changing, or may even be fatal, resulting in pain and loss to the injured and their family. A back injury could leave you permanently disabled and dependent on others for even the simplest tasks. The medical costs associated with injuries suffered in auto and truck accident may be significant and depending on your insurance, could cost you thousands of dollars. Again, our auto accident attorneys handle all types of accidents related injury claims.

 


Every accident is different

Each type of accident has unique considerations that must be made, and specific requirements that must be met. Our team of 12 attorneys, four investigators, and other professional staff have the knowledge, training and experience to ensure your claim is handled properly and your rights protected. By using investigation, evidence preservation, accident reconstruction technology and medical professionals, we effectively present your claim and protect your rights.

 

Accidents we handle:

  • Auto Accidents
  • Pick Up Truck Accidents
  • Commercial Vehicle Accidents
  • Semi Truck Accidents and Tractor Trailer Accidents
  • Logging Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • 3 and 4 Wheeler Accidents
  • ATV Accidents
  • Boating & Jet Ski Accidents
  • Recreational Vehicle Accidents
  • Railroad / CSX Accidents
  • Airline Crashes and Aviation Accidents
  • Maritime Accidents and Shipping Accidents

While our firm cannot, itself, heal anyone’s injury or loss, we can, and will, help you recover damages for your pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, disability, present and future lost wages, and present and future medical expenses, among other damages which may be recoverable. We understand every element of damages that is recoverable and we strive to maximize our clients’ recovery for each and every element available.


Insurance Claims Adjusters

Let’s face it, insurance adjusters are not on your side. Regardless of how friendly and sincere they may sound, or how interested they may seem in your situation, treatment and recovery, they are being paid to minimize your claim and, possibly, to deny your claim! In fact, their salaries and bonuses depend on it.

At the Law Offices of Ron Sholes, P.A., we have former insurance adjusters and a former insurance defense attorney on our staff. We understand the games that insurance companies play, and how ruthless they can be in the handling of their insured’s claims. Simply put, they are NOT your friend!

What’s worse, even your own insurance company will often fight to deny your Personal Injury Protection (P.I.P.) medical payments, and, under certain circumstances, they can CUT OFF YOUR P.I.P. COV-ERAGE. That’s right! Your own insurance company can deny and terminate your $10,000 medical payment/lost wages claim. They can and do frequently minimize your uninsured motorist claim as well as deny you the coverage thay you paid for. It’s called a breach of contract, and it’s more common than you might think.

That’s where we come in. Our goal is to maximize your claim and ensure the insurance company does not wrongfully terminate or deny your claim for fair and just compensation. Again, our goal is to maximize your claim and ensure the insurance companies play fairly. You need a law firm that not only understands the process, but a firm that will sincerely fight to protect your rights. Our motto is simple: You Hurt? We FIGHT!"


LOCATIONS

RON SHOLES, P. A.
9282 Atlantic Boulevard,
Jacksonville FL 32225
At the intersection of Southside Blvd. and Atlantic Blvd., next to Furniture Mart. Entrance and parking on the left side of the building.
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4608 Norwood Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32206
Across the street from the
Brentwood Animal Clinic

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486 North Temple Ave.
Starke, FL 32091
Across the street from
Bradford High School

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637 Blanding Blvd., Ste. 4
Orange Park FL 32073
Next door to Fiore Chiropractic,
across from Starbucks Coffee.

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700 Reid Street
Palatka, FL 32177
Next to Pain Relief Centre
corner of N. 7th Street.

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Under Florida law you must file your P.I.P. insurance claim within 14 days after an accident or it could be denied!

After a motor vehicle accident you have questions. Call 1-855-WE-FIGHT anytime!

Our firm will do what is necessary to ensure you have the representation you need on your accident case. We understand that being injured from an accident is tough enough, so finding the right lawyer shouldn’t be! If you prefer us to come to your home we will be glad to do so. If you need an evening or weekend appointment, no problem. If you or a loved one were injured in a car accident, don’t settle for a lawyer who treats you like just another case. You deserve an accident lawyer who will give personal attention to your case and dedicate their time to helping you seek compensation for your medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other injuries and damages. We believe a lawyer should provide both, aggressive representation and the personal service you expect and deserve!

Important things you should know if you’ve been involved in an accident (to help avoid common insurance claims tactics):

  • Do Not speak to Insurance Claims Adjusters (including yours!)
  • Do Not give any recorded statements without your Attorney
  • Do Not submit to any physical examinations
  • Seek Medical Treatment immediately if you or a family member may be injured
  • Finally, hire an Accident Attorney that fully understands the Accident Claims Process and
    that you believe will give you the representation that you expect and deserve from a lawyer!

For additional information on how we handle accident claims, contact us for a free consultation. Remember, you pay us nothing until your case is resolved.

© 2009 - LAW OFFICES OF RON SHOLES, P.A.
The Law Firm of Ronald E. Sholes, P.A. is based in Jacksonville, FL, with offices in Orange Park, Palatka and Starke.
We represent clients in Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, Orange Park, Argyle Forest, St. Augustine,
Middleburg, Green Cove Springs, Fruit Cove, Fleming Island, Doctors Inlet, Amelia Island, Fernandina Beach, Callahan, Palatka,
Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Hilliard, Melrose, Lake Butler, Kingsley Lake, Ponte Vedra, Starke, Lawtey, MacClenny, Lake City,
Ocala, Gainesville, Waldo, High Springs, Keystone Heights, Hampton, Palm Coast, Glen St. Mary’s, Baldwin, Port Orange,
Ormond Beach, Flagler Beach, Brooksville, Mayport Naval Station, NAS Jacksonville, New Smyrna Beach, DeLand, Orlando,
Altamonte Springs, Winter Park, Orange City, Kissimmee, Tallahassee, and San Marco.   Counties that we have represented
clients in include Duval County, Clay County, Nassau County, St. Johns County, Bradford County, Union County, Columbia County,
Putnam County, Suwannee County, Alachua County, Orange County, Flagler County, Citrus County, Marion County, Lafayette County, Levy County,
Osceola County, and Gilchrist County.   Our attorneys are licensed to practice throughout the State of Florida.