Taylor Creek, Florida, Personal Injury & Accident Lawyers
The law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, assists people seriously injured in accidents in Taylor Creek and throughout the Treasure Coast. Call 1-800-299-8878 to speak with an experienced personal injury and accident attorney or one of our qualified staff, or fill out our online contact form.
Injury attorney Philip DeBerard has more than three decades of experience handling car accidents and personal injury claims. Civil trial work is his specialty. He takes pride in leading a dedicated team of lawyers, paralegals and staff who provide personalized service to clients.
About Taylor Creek
Taylor Creek is a small residential community of four square miles in rural Okeechobee County in South Central Florida. Taylor Creek is home to 4,144 people (US Census Bureau 2009 estimate). The major private sector employers for Taylor Creek residents include Raulerson Hospital; Walpole, Inc., a trucking company; Larson Dairy, Inc.; and McArthur Farms, Inc. Fishing and tourism are Taylor Creek’s main industries. Lake Okeechobee, just a few miles south of Taylor Creek, is a nationally known tourist attraction.
Taylor Creek Area Hospitals & Medical Centers
If you have been injured in a car, large truck or motorcycle accident, you may need immediate and ongoing medical treatment. Hospitals and other major medical centers located in Taylor Creek, Florida, or the surrounding area include:
- Raulerson Hospital, 1796 US Highway 441 N, Okeechobee, FL 34972-1918, (863) 763-2151.
- Martin Memorial Health System, 200 Southeast Hospital Avenue, Stuart, FL 34994-2346, (772) 287-5200.
- Martin Memorial South Hospital, 2100 Southeast Salerno Road, Stuart, FL 34997-6503, (772) 223-2300.
- St. Lucie Medical Center, 1800 SE Tiffany Ave., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952.
- Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, 1700 South 23rd Street, Fort Pierce, FL 34950, (772) 461-4000.
- Hendry Regional Medical Center 524 West Sagamore Avenue, Clewiston, FL 33440 (863) 983-9121
As part of the professional and compassionate services we provide to clients, the law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, can work with doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers to make sure that medical care goes uninterrupted while your Taylor Creek personal injury, wrongful death or vehicle accident claim is pending, and this takes into account the limitations you may have for the rest of your life.
Taylor Creek and Florida State Court System
Most jury trials in Florida take place at the circuit court. The circuit courts are courts of general jurisdiction, and most criminal and civil cases originate at this level. Those courts hear felonies, family law matters, civil cases (over $15,000), probate / guardianship / mental health, juvenile dependency and delinquency, and appeals from county court. Taylor Creek belongs to Florida’s 19th Judicial Circuit. The Okeechobee County Courthouse is located at 304 NW 2nd Street, Okeechobee, FL, 34972-4146, (772) 807-4370. Appeals of Trial Court decisions are reviewed by three-judge panels of the district courts of appeal before reaching the state Supreme Court. Florida is divided into five appellate court districts. Okeechobee County, where Taylor Creek is located, is in the Fourth District Court of Appeal. That court is headquartered at 1525 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401, (561) 242-2000.
Contact Our Taylor Creek, Florida, Personal Injury & Accident Attorneys Today
If you or a family member needs help with a Treasure Coast accident or injury claim, contact the law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, for a free evaluation. We have convenient offices throughout Florida in Stuart, Port St. Lucie, Okeechobee, Fort Pierce, Jupiter, Palm Beach, and Vero Beach.
Call 1-800-299-8878 to speak with a Florida accident and injury lawyer at the law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, or fill out our online contact form. We do not charge unless we obtain compensation on your behalf.