Martin L. Leibowitz Workers’ Compensation Lawyer & Certified Circuit Civil Mediator in Jacksonville providing exceptional legal services.
At the law firm of Martin L. Leibowitz, P.A., we have helped clients with the details of documenting, preparing and representing workers’ compensation claims for over 36 years. We assist employees injured on-the-job, insured and self-insured employers, and insurance carriers.
If you were injured in a work-related accident, we are ready to provide advice about the strength of your case with a no cost, no obligation, free case evaluation. When you need a workers’ compensation attorney in Jacksonville, we can help. Give us a call today at 904-384-8878 to speak privately with an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer. Many workers’ compensation benefits are time sensitive.
When you choose the firm of Martin L. Leibowitz, P.A., you put your trust in one of Jacksonville’s most respected and experienced workers’ compensation law firms. With his excellent support staff, Martin L. Leibowitz has been rated a perfect 10.0 Superb by Avvo Lawyer Review, is AV Preeminent Rated By Martindale-Hubbell (The Highest Possible Rating Achievable in Ethics and Legal Ability), and has been voted Jacksonville’s Best Workers’ Compensation & Certified Civil Mediator (2012).
Learn why hundreds of people and businesses in Florida have chosen the law firm of Martin L. Leibowitz, P.A., as their workers’ compensation law firm. Remember, your consultation is provided at no cost or obligation. You can use our website’s “Contact Us” function for a prompt e-mail response to your inquiry. Just fill out the free case evaluation form, or call us today at 904-384-8878.
We provide legal services in the following practice areas:
All employers are legally required to provide employees with a safe working environment. Nevertheless, each year, millions of Americans are injured in work-related accidents.
In Florida, employers must purchase workers’ compensation insurance, which provides benefits to employees whose injuries arise out of and in the course of their employment. This insurance protects employees regardless of fault.
When to Speak with an Attorney
At the law firm of Martin L. Leibowitz, P.A., we understand that the decision to contact a lawyer regarding your workers’ compensation claim is not one that should be taken lightly. Therefore, we would suggest you speak with a lawyer if:
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The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (LHWCA) provides employment-injury and occupational-disease protection to approximately 500,000 workers who are injured or contract occupational diseases occurring on the navigable waters of the United States, or in adjoining areas, and for certain other classes of workers covered by extensions of this Act including The Defense Base Act, the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act, the Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentalities Act and the District of Columbia Workmen’s Compensation Act.
These benefits are paid directly by an authorized self-insured employer; or through an authorized insurance carrier; or, in particular circumstances, by a special fund administered directly by the Division of Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation, Office of Workers’ Compensation Programs within the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL).
If you have been injured on the job and need help determining if you are eligible for benefits under the The Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, you won’t have to pay to find out if we may be able to help. Simply fill out our free case evaluation form (above right) or give us a call and we can help you determine what your options under the law may be.