Auto Accident Attorneys in Delray Beach, FL Advocate for Car Accident Victims’ Rights in Palm Beach County and Across Florida

Many car accident victims are initially shocked at how their injuries can disrupt their entire lives.  The pain of the physical recovery itself, in addition to the need to miss work to recover, is difficult enough.  The disruption to your daily life is only magnified when your bills begin to pile up. You need the best possible injury lawyer by your side to help get your life back on track. At Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., our Delray Beach car accident lawyers focus exclusively on accident and injury cases.

We do this so that we can offer the best, highly specialized legal representation possible. For over a decade, we have dedicated our careers to protecting the rights of car accident victims to fair compensation—and we stand ready to put our skills to work for you.

To learn more, schedule a free case review with our Delray Beach car accident lawyers.  We combine the personal attention of a small firm with the resources and skills of a big firm to get you the best results possible.

What Causes Car Accidents?

Delray Beach Car Accident Lawyers

Delray Beach’s attractive location on the East Coast of Florida makes it a popular destination for both tourists and seasonal residents.  The population of Delray Beach—and the associated traffic—explodes during the winter months. The combination of roads that are more crowded than usual and drivers who are unfamiliar with our roadways can unfortunately increase the odds that you will be involved in a car accident.

Other common causes of car accidents in Delray Beach include:

  • Texting while driving which, while now a ticket-able offense on Florida roads, continues to distract drivers,
  • Distractions such as GPS, the radio and even children in the vehicle,
  • Overly aggressive driving,
  • Speeding and tailgating,
  • Traffic violations, such as failure to yield or failing to stop at a red light,
  • Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs,
  • Fatigued driving,
  • Defects in the car’s parts,
  • Poor road conditions,
  • Bad weather.

Although Florida is a no-fault insurance state, the cause of your accident remains important.  Your own insurance company does provide you with the first line of defense, but you might also be entitled to compensation from the at-fault driver’s insurance company.  This is especially true if you have suffered a serious injury, such as:

  • Traumatic brain injury,
  • Paralysis,
  • Broken bones,
  • Severe burns,
  • Permanent disfigurement,
  • Loss of a limb,
  • Head and neck injuries,
  • Internal organ damage,
  • Spinal cord injuries.

These and other serious injuries can give you the right to pursue compensation from the at-fault driver’s insurance company.  Even more importantly, you will likely need that compensation if you are facing the lengthy recovery that any of these injuries might require.

Results-Driven Car Accident Lawyers Help Crash Victims Get Fair Compensation for Their Injuries

In almost all car accident cases, it is someone’s insurance company that eventually pays compensation to the accident victim.  However, it’s important to remember that the insurance company is not there to protect your rights. In fact, it is the insurance company’s job to minimize the damages that you receive.

At Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., the primary goal of our Delray Beach car accident lawyers is to protect your right to fair compensation.  If your injuries were caused by a negligent or reckless driver, we will explore every possible option to protect your legal rights.

We fight to get maximum compensation for:

  • Medical bills,
  • Your future medical needs,
  • Lost wages and diminished earning potential,
  • The cost of rehabilitative care and physical therapy,
  • Pain and suffering,
  • And more.

Contact Our Car Accident Lawyers for a Free Case Review Today

Speaking with an experienced Delray Beach, FL car crash attorney can be key to getting the most available compensation in your case.  In fact, many victims who are represented by lawyers get up to three times more compensation than those who go it alone.

To schedule your free case review with our Delray Beach car accident lawyers, call or contact our office today.  We speak both English and Spanish for your convenience.

About Delray Beach, Florida

Delray Beach is located about 52 miles north of Miami on the Southeast Coast of Florida, in Palm Beach County.  Although Delray Beach is to be part of the Miami metropolitan area, it is known for its small-town charm with only about 69,000 residents.  With two miles of public beach, Delray Municipal Beach has been named one of the top beaches in the southeastern U.S. The “Delray Wreck”—which is the remnants of a sunken ship just off the coast—provides a habitat for fish and sea life, attracting snorkelers and scuba divers alike to the area.

Frequently Asked Questions About Car Accident Claims in Delray Beach

How do I know if I need a car accident lawyer?

While it never hurts to get the advice of a car accident lawyer if you’ve been injured, here are some signs that you should schedule a free case review with an experienced lawyer:

-You were seriously injured in the car accident,
-You didn’t cause the accident and the insurance companies are trying to say that you did,
-Your insurance company refuses to pay,
-Your insurance company offers an amount that seems low,
-The insurance company wants you to submit to a medical exam or asks questions about your medical history,
-You were in a multi-vehicle car accident or an accident with a commercial vehicle.

Your consultation is always both cost-free and obligation-free, so there is no risk in telling our lawyers what happened in your case.

How do I know if the Delray Beach lawyers at Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A. are right to handle my claim?

Choosing a lawyer can be a difficult decision. At Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., our Delray Beach accident lawyers pride ourselves on:

-Decades of experience, both protecting client’s rights and working in the insurance industry,
-Giving every client the personal attention that they deserve,
-Exploring every option for getting compensation in your case,
-Explaining your options and the consequences of any choice you make,
-Exceptional negotiation skills and our ability to build a strong case for fair compensation,
-Treating our clients with compassion and respect,
-Our attention to detail in making sure your case is handled with the highest possible quality legal skill.

To learn more about our firm and experience, call us today for your free case review.

What People are Saying


West Palm Beach, Florida
They made the whole process really easy. They updated me with what was going on with my car insurance, they helped me out with where to go to get a car rental. They knew my case, they knew who I was, and they could really just guide me toward the right direction.


Broward County, Florida
When I came over here, they treated me like family. I really appreciate it. I referred them to a couple of friends. I explained to my friends and family how the office treated me so good.

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