A Quote on Service

April 27, 2017Uncategorized, West Palm Beach County Lawyers

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” – Muhammad Ali Since opening our doors in 1967, our West Palm Beach personal injury firm’s reputation was built one case and one client at a time. And after five decades, there’s a lot to show: recoveries – and personal service – … Read More

Florida’s Statute For Dog Bite Injuries

April 24, 2017Personal Injury Law

In a recent PalmBeachPost.com article, Florida personal injury Ted Babbitt discusses Florida’s statute for dog bites. He says in his article: “…the dog bite statute makes a dog owner strictly liable without proof of negligence to anyone who is lawfully on their property and gets bitten by their dog. A dog owner is also liable if … Read More

Expert Medical Malpractice Lawyers

April 10, 2017Medical Malpractice Lawyers, Uncategorized

Medical mistakes can be scary and life-altering as the injuries are often permanent and, in some cases, result in death. The victim is not the only one who suffers. Family members may also be harmed by medical mistakes as they shoulder the financial, physical, and emotional costs, which can be staggering. How do you know … Read More

Top Florida Car Accident Lawyers

April 3, 2017Car Accidents

Have you, or a loved one, been injured in a car accident caused by negligence or an inattentive driver? If so, you may want to act quickly to seek attorney representation. We are experienced Florida car accident lawyers and we know that time is crucial when you’ve been in a car accident. The insurance company … Read More

Florida Record Features Babbitt & Johnson’s 50th Anniversary

March 10, 2017Babbitt Johnson, West Palm Beach Attorneys

This year marks Babbitt and Johnson P.A.’s half-decade as a personal injury law firm. Florida Record covered the story. The Florida Record profile shared some of our firm’s biggest and memorable cases over the last 50 years including Keller v. Keller, rendered in 2008, when Ted Babbitt represented 13-year-old Fredchen Keller, whose father had shot and killed … Read More

Majority of Medical Malpractice Claims are Due to Diagnostic Errors

March 1, 2017Florida Medical Malpractice, Medical Device Ligitation, Medical Malpractice Attorneys, Medical Malpractice Law, Medical Malpractice Lawyers

In the last 25 years diagnostic errors – not surgical mistakes or medication overdoses – accounted for the largest number of medical malpractice claims in the U.S. A misdiagnosis can be scary and costly with patients receiving health care, surgery, and/or medications that are not medically necessary. How does a diagnostic error happen? There are … Read More

Advice to Doctors who Find Themselves in a Lawsuit

February 27, 2017Florida Medical Malpractice

In a recent PalmBeachPost.com article, Ted Babbitt gives advice to doctors who find themselves in a lawsuit. He says in his article: “While in years gone by, patients wouldn’t even consider suing “doc” when a medical error was made, today a radiologist, anesthesiologist and a dozen other specialists may never have met nor had any extensive … Read More

Ted Babbitt on Consortium

February 21, 2017Florida Medical Malpractice

Ted Babbitt is a writer for PalmBeachPost.com. In his recent article, he wrote about claiming and proving consortium damages: “When I am talking to a jury about what consortium means, I simply ask them to consider whether, when their spouse is ill, their own ability to enjoy life is curtailed. Of course, the answer to … Read More