Tampa, FL, Personal Injury Lawyer | Vinson Law

Life's unexpected turns can drastically alter our paths. The shock, physical recovery, and mental strain can make you feel like you're navigating uncharted territory alone. But at Vinson Law, we firmly believe everyone deserves an ally and champion in their fight for justice. Our Tampa personal injury attorneys take pride in our legacy of positive outcomes and the millions of dollars we have recovered for our clients.

Our firm's rich history with mesothelioma claims, intricate asbestos-related lawsuits, and spearheading class actions speaks to our dedication to those we represent. We don't view ourselves as just attorneys. We're your neighbors, your confidants, and your fiercest advocates. With Vinson Law, you're getting a devoted partner on the road to recovery.

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Why You Need Our Team for Your Personal Injury Case

Filing a claim for an asbestos-related illness or joining a class action involves a complex web of legal issues that are difficult to traverse without proper guidance. Here are several reasons why having an attorney in such situations is paramount:

Complex Claims & Litigation:

Both class actions and asbestos-related claims have many facets, and it's essential to account for all the details in these cases. Figuring out these intricacies, from identifying responsible parties to understanding medical evidence, requires a seasoned attorney with relevant experience.

Maximizing Compensation:

An attorney’s deep knowledge of class actions and asbestos claims gives you a better chance of recovering fair compensation. They can negotiate a settlement and advocate for your rights.

Timely Action:

There are strict timeframes for filing claims, especially for asbestos-related illnesses. Hiring a knowledgeable attorney helps ensure you take prompt action, safeguarding your right to compensation.

Strategizing Class Action Participation:

Deciding between joining an existing class action or pioneering a new one is crucial. Experienced attorneys can guide you on which path offers the best potential outcome for your situation.

Moral Support & Advocacy:

Beyond the maze of legal issues, dealing with corporate negligence in class actions or facing a diagnosis like mesothelioma is emotionally taxing. Attorneys stand as pillars of support, both legally and emotionally, championing your cause every step of the way.

Engaging an attorney in these scenarios ensures that your pursuit of justice is both strategic and heartfelt, maximizing your chances for a favorable outcome.

Case Results

Our Work Speaks For Itself

Verdict for Navy Machinist with Mesothelioma $2,000,000
Settlement Against Pfizer $1,000,000
Tractor Trailer Wreck:
Brain Injury
$3,392,615.00
Asbestos Claims $920,000
Class Action Lawsuits $378,000
Mesothelioma Claims $765,500
Asbestos Lawsuits $540,000
About us

Welcome To Vinson Law

More than just another law firm.

Our hope is to make whole those who have had their health, livelihood, and emotional well-being taken from them by a personal injury. We listen and then we fight. We feel humbled to represent our clients when they need us the most, and we work diligently and aggressively to make sure they obtain all possible justice under the law. With a combined twenty-nine years of attorney experience in the industry, our knowledge, experience, and passion make Vinson Law a fierce force.

Founded in his home office in April 2012, CEO Ben Vinson immediately brought the concept of community into the center of his work. As we’ve grown, this hasn’t changed. With clients all across the country, we strive to build clear and consistent communication, and give back to organizations that reflect the values and interests of our clients and our team. Each client continues to receive the individualized attention small firms are known for while still receiving maximum compensation, and our team continues to volunteer, fundraise, and sponsor dozens of organizations across the Tampa Bay Area.

Together with Mark Alonzo, our Lead Managing Partner, Vinson Law has found the best people to do the best work when it comes to your personal injury claims. Our team of skilled, personable attorneys and our top-notch staff look forward to taking the stress out of your experience. You’ve suffered enough; we’ll take it from here.

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Personal Injury Cases We Take

At Vinson Law, we offer more than legal services. We’re champions of justice, lending our experience and accumulated knowledge to those who most need it. With deep roots in Tampa and a legacy that spans years, we stand up for the rights of the individual, be it a single voice or a collective roar of many. Here’s a deeper look into the cases we typically take:

Mesothelioma Claims

A mesothelioma diagnosis is more than just a medical condition—it’s a life-altering event stemming from prolonged asbestos exposure. Our team is acutely aware of the physical, emotional, and financial toll this diagnosis can take. As such, we work tirelessly to ensure victims and their families receive rightful compensation. From understanding the medical intricacies of mesothelioma to unearthing the roots of asbestos exposure, we’re here to advocate, support, and fight for every client’s rights.

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Asbestos Bankruptcy Claims

Many companies that used to make asbestos products have filed for bankruptcy. This makes it challenging for people who were exposed to asbestos because of their products to receive the compensation they need. Our firm has experience with this situation and knows how to navigate these unique and difficult legal circumstances.

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In every case we undertake, we aim to offer more than just representation. At Vinson Law, we provide unwavering support, dedication, and a relentless pursuit of justice.

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About Vinson Law

We are Personal Injury Lawyers

Our hope is to make whole those who have had their health, livelihood, and emotional well-being taken from them by a personal injury. We listen and then we fight. We feel humbled to represent our clients when they need us the most, and we work diligently and aggressively to make sure they obtain all possible justice under the law. With a combined twenty-nine years of attorney experience in the industry, our knowledge, experience, and passion make Vinson Law a fierce force.

How Our Tampa Personal Injury Attorneys Can Help You

At Vinson Law, we believe everyone deserves a dedicated partner to champion their cause. Here’s how we can assist you with an asbestos claim, mesothelioma claim, or class action lawsuit:

Investigating the Case:

We use our extensive resources to understand the nuances of your situation. For mesothelioma and asbestos claims, this includes tracing the origin of your exposure and identifying the potentially negligent parties. In class actions, we can help analyze the scope of misconduct or harm done to build a compelling case.

Gathering Evidence:

Documentation is critical in any personal injury case, but especially for the cases we typically take. Whether it’s medical records for asbestos-related illnesses or collective data for class actions, we leave no stone unturned in amassing crucial evidence to fortify your claim.

Negotiating Settlements:

Armed with evidence and a keen understanding of the relevant legal frameworks, we actively engage with opposing parties. We aim to negotiate a favorable settlement, ensuring you get the compensation you deserve without a prolonged trial if possible.

Preparing for Trial:

If negotiations don’t yield the desired results, we’re trial-ready. Our attorneys are adept at formulating compelling arguments, presenting evidence, and championing your cause in court.

Presenting Your Case:

Our attorneys excel in the courtroom setting. We utilize compelling storytelling, expert testimony, and the amassed evidence to present a robust case before a judge or jury. Every moment in court is an opportunity to advocate for your rights, and we ensure that your story is told with conviction, clarity, and a demand for justice.

Continuous Client Communication:

We believe in keeping our clients informed and involved. Expect consistent updates, experience-driven advice, and quick answers to any questions you might have throughout the process.

Client-centric Approach:

We understand the potential stress and financial burdens the legal process can impose. That’s why we offer free initial consultations. This allows you to understand the merits of your case and the potential pathways forward without any immediate financial commitment. Furthermore, we don’t charge you any upfront fees, and if you don’t win, you don’t pay.

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Our Clients Say

I have found that Vinson Law has been very easy to work with. They have provided excellent legal advice and worked hard ensuring my concerns and needs are met. The staff are extremely friendly and courteous anytime I have called their office, ready to help and keep me informed. Their approach to asbestos claims has been thoroughly knowledgable and detail-oriented. I could not have done what they have on my own. I would recommend Vinson Law in regards to asbestos claims  for anyone in need of assistance with the process.
MD Mr. Dennis Bogart
John Carman was a proud Navy solider that was a Boiler Technician and served two tours in Vietnam. At the time, he did not know that the one thing he loved so much would take his life. While waiting for his chemotherapy treatment, my husband picked up a magazine and read Vinson Law's ad. This started a bonding relationship that was very important to my husband.From the first phone call, the personnel at Vinson Law were nothing less than top notch. They always gave us an answer with no waiting. John passed away in January of 2023 and I was so lost; I did not know what to do. When I called Vinson Law to see what I had to do, they guided me through every step of the way. They made sure John's dreams and justice came through.I have been so grateful for everything they are doing in John's honor. They are the best law firm I have ever encountered!
MB Mrs. Bonita Carman, wife of Mr. John Carman
We have always had a great experience with everyone at Vinson Law. Our phone calls were always answered by employees that were not only knowledgeable, but very pleasant to talk to. Our questions were always answered and calls are answered or returned promptly.
MR Mr. Robert Ashley
My name is Betty Johnson, I would love to thank the Vinson Law firm for all the help to my family and husband Joseph Johnson before his death, he would have been happy the way you have handled things.You kept me updated as well as checking up on us. Losing Joe was a lose that has been difficult to get through, but the flowers you sent after his death was wonderful, thank you with all my heart. Your support was amazing and greatly appreciated.
MB Mrs. Betty Johnson, widow of Mr. Joseph Johnson
When I first received a letter from Vinson Law I was not sure I would set back with your firm. I wasn't sure your firm could help me. It had been so many years since I had served in the navy. I put the information up I wasn't sure of what to do waited for some time. Then one day I decided I would notify Vison Law. That was avery smart move on my part. I want to thank everyone that has helped me receive the thousands of dollars I have got. That was a blessing for me and my family. I would recommend your firm to any one needing a law firm your firm is great everyone has been so ice and helpful in everything you have done for me. I can't thank you enough Vinson Law. Thanks to your firm I have some money to give my grand kids for college. Again thank everyone at Vinson Law, thanks very much. A law firm you can be proud to be a part of.
MJ Mr. Jimmy Russom
I just wanted to drop a line and tell you how much I appreciate you for all you have done for me. You have worked very hard for me legally and have treated me like family all during the process. You have even come to my home to prepare for procedures that had to be done even in another state, you have went above and beyond the tasks calling.My wish is that more of my shipmates knew about Vinson Law and could benefit from your expertise.Again, I would like to thank you very much for all you have done for me.
ML Mr. Lovin Payne
I just wanted thank you and say how grateful my family and I are not only for my brothers claims but the kindness, courtesy and respect you all have shown me through this process.Everyone I talked to at Vinson Law explained the details every step of the way and continue to make sure I understand them. From day 1 I knew I was in good hands. Thank you so much.
MP Mr. Paul Rose
I would like to extend my deepest appreciation for your professional service you provided me in handling my claim with different companies responsible for my exposure to asbestos while serving in the U.S. Navy.Your law firm kept me informed and kept me up to date every step of the way. I would like to give a special thank you to Paige Fulton, all my calls were answered courteously making a stressful situation so much easier for me.I would highly recommend any service member exposed to asbestos to contact them to receive any compensation your due.
ML Mr. LeRoy Pacheco
I have been exposed to asbestos and have a medical diagnosis of about 40%. I have used two law firms one in Little Rock, Arkansas and the other in NY, NY. These firms did not want to help me since my diagnosis wasn't in the millions. The Little Rock firm was holding some of my money for 9 years without paying me.I hired the Vinson Law firm in Tampa, Florida to help me with my claim and have started receiving the money owe to me. They have been outstanding in the work to file claims and receive the money. I strongly recommend using them if you have a asbestos claim.
MH Mr. Harris Herron
I am very pleased with the courteous service provided by the staff of Vinson Law.I have recommended two friends who either worked with Asbestos or was involved with its ripout and disposal.All my questions were resolved and a six star rating is awarded in a five star world.Thank you and you staff for all the help.
MT Mr. Teddy Dubree
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Frequently Asked Questions About Class Actions, Mesothelioma Claims, and Asbestos Claims

Personal injury claims, especially class actions and asbestos-related cases, are complicated. Here are the answers to a few of the most common questions we receive about these cases:

Every state has its own deadlines for filing personal injury claims, known as the statute of limitations. In Florida, for instance, the statute of limitations for negligence-based lawsuits allows the injured party two years to file a lawsuit against the at-fault party.

However, given the complexities and potential exceptions in these asbestos cases, consulting an attorney is crucial to understanding the specific timelines for your case.

Potential compensation in a personal injury claim varies based on the case’s specifics. That said, some losses for which you can seek compensation include:

  • Medical expenses, both current and future
  • Lost wages and diminished earning potential
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of consortium or companionship
  • Punitive damages in cases of extreme negligence
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No one should face a mesothelioma diagnosis or attempt a class action lawsuit alone. The team at Vinson Law can guide you through the complex legal process and defend your rights at every step. Call (888) 752-7582 now or complete our contact form for a free case evaluation.

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