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William David Umansky
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William Umansky’s Legal Cases

17 total


  • DUI Gets Expunged

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    granted our clients Petition without a hearing
    Description:
    Attorney William Umansky was hired by a former client who had a DUI that Umansky got thrown out in a suppression hearing. The client wanted to clear his records so that he could lawfully deny ever being arrested. Attorney Umansky obtained the FDLE certificate, filed a petition to expunge records and the Judge granted our clients Petition without a hearing. It is important to note that the State did not object to the Petition and the matter was handled under six months from time client hired the firm.
  • 700,000 Settlement

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Outcome:
    $700,000.00 settlement before trial
    Description:
    Our client was struck in rear by a truck. As a result of the accident our client underwent neck surgery. The truck driver's insurance company offered ZERO dollars before litigation. We filed a lawsuit and two months before trial were able to resolve the case for $700,000.00.
  • $1,050,000.00 Settlement before Trial

    Practice Area:
    Car Accidents
    Date:
    Dec 02, 2013
    Outcome:
    $1,050,000.00 Settlement for Auto Accident Recovery
    Description:
    Our Client was in a low impact auto accident. He ended up getting a cervical fusion but insurance company had a hard time believing accident was related to surgery because there was very little damage to the car. We litigated the case for two years and were able to convince the Insurance Company to pay seven figures!
  • 305,000.00 Settlement

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    $305,000.00 Settlement for Auto Accident
    Description:
    (not available)
  • State V. LT 2013-CT-01115-7-A-O

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Feb 26, 2014
    Outcome:
    DUI With Property Damage Dropped
    Description:
    DUI with property damage. Breath test was over .15 case dropped on day of trial.
  • $125,000.00 for internal injuries from scooter accident

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Mr. Umansky' client, an English citizen who was studying in Florida, was a passenger on the back of a scooter and the driver of the scooter lost control throwing the client from the scooter. The client suffered internal injuries which required a short hospitalization. Unfortunately, the driver of the scooter did not have insurance. Despite there being no insurance, he sought compensation for his client from the driver himself. Through his perseverance, Mr. Umansky was able to successfully resolve his client's case for $125,000.00.
  • $305,000 in automobile accident case where the elderly driver of the at-fault vehicle had a black out:

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    This was as strange case where the driver of the at fault vehicle fell unconscious (due to a medical condition) at the time he struck the rear of our client's vehicle. Despite Florida law, in certain circumstances, providing a complete defense to driver's who have an isolated black out related to a medical condition, we were able to overcome that hurdle and obtain an excellent result for our client who suffered neck injury which required surgery several years after the accident.
  • $72,000.00 Bicyclist Fell on Negligently Maintained Sidewalk

    Practice Area:
    Personal Injury
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    Our client was riding his bike on a sidewalk and fell off because the sidewalk was negligently maintained. As a result of his fall he suffered a broken arm. We were able to obtain a result which was over three times his medical expenses.
  • Worthless Check Case Dismissed

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    May 27, 2014
    Outcome:
    Charge Dismissed
    Description:
    State v. R.S. Case Number 1994-mm-9944 filed a motion to dismiss a client's worthless check case that was granted by the Judge. The charge was from 1994. I was able to get charge and warrant for arrest dismissed. Stae
  • Domestic Violence Case dropped

    Practice Area:
    Domestic Violence
    Date:
    Aug 15, 2014
    Outcome:
    Case dropped
    Description:
    State v. T.W. (orange county). Police intervened in a domestic situation that had nothing to do with domestic violence. Prosecutors did the right thing and dropped charge after evidence presented that the spirit of the statute was not violated.