Wellington, Florida, Personal Injury & Accident Lawyers
The law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, assists people seriously injured in accidents in Wellington, South Florida and throughout the Treasure Coast. Call 1-800-299-8878 to speak with a caring 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 who have been injured in an accident or hurt as a result of another person, company, or product negligence.
About Wellington, Florida
Wellington is a village in Palm Beach County, Florida, with a population of 53,887 (US Census Bureau 2009 estimate). The planned development, located 14 miles from West Palm Beach, was a bedroom community until Wellington’s incorporation in 1995. Today, Wellington is an affluent and thriving Palm Beach County suburb, home to the corporate headquarters of BE Aerospace. There are many upscale private gated communities in Wellington – several focusing on equestrian activities, golfing, or aeronautical pursuits. The village of Wellington hosts major equestrian events at the Palm Beach Polo and Country Club and the International Polo Club.
Wellington Area Hospitals & Medical Centers
If you have been injured in a bus accident, truck accident, car accident, motorcycle accident, bicycle accident or pedestrian accident or at the workplace, you may need immediate and ongoing medical treatment. Industrial accidents may occur in several workplace environments such as construction sites, assembly and manufacturing plants, and factories. Hospitals and other major medical centers located in Wellington, Florida, or the surrounding area include:
- St. Mary’s Medical Center, 901 45th Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33407-2495, (561) 844-6300.
- Good Samaritan Medical Center, 1309 North Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33401-3499, (561) 655-5511.
- JFK Medical Center, 5301 South Congress Avenue, Lake Worth, FL 33462-1197, (561) 965-7300.
- Bethesda Memorial Hospital, 2815 South Seacrest Boulevard, Boynton Beach, FL 33435-7995, (561) 737-7733
- Delray Medical Center, 5352 Linton Boulevard, Delray Beach, FL 33484-6514, (561) 498-4440
- Wellington Regional Med Center, 10101 W Forest Hill Blvd, Wellington, FL 33414-6199, (561) 798-8500
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 on making sure that medical care goes uninterrupted while your personal injury, wrongful death or accident claim is pending.
Wellington 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. Wellington belongs to Florida’s 15th Judicial Circuit. The Palm Beach County Courthouse is located at 205 N. Dixie Hwy # 1. West Palm Beach, FL 33401-4599, (561) 355-2040 . Trial court decisions that are appealed 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. Palm Beach County, where Wellington 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 Wellington, Florida, Personal Injury & Accident Attorneys Today
If you or a family member needs help with a Wellington or 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.