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I proudly represent victims and families of victims who have been injured due to someone else's negligence, maximizing the value of each case to fully compensate each client. I am dedicated to protecting the rights of victims of automobile, motorcycle, truck, bus, and other types of vehicular accidents; nursing home abuse; medical malpractice; construction accidents; slip and falls; dangerous drugs; and insurance company bad faith negotiations.


 


Orgullosamente represento victimas y familias de victimas que han sido lesionados a causa de la negligencia de otros, siempre con la meta de maximizar el valor de cada caso para completamente compensar cada cliente.  Me dedico a proteger los derechos de victimas de accidentes de carro, motocicletas, autobuses, camiones, y todo tipo de accidente automovilístico; abuso y negligencia en asilos de ancianos; malapráctica médica; resbalones y caídas; accidentes de construcción; productos defectuosos; y reclamos contra compañías de seguro por mala fé.


 


 

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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Car Accident: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 10%
  4. Slip and Fall: 10%
  5. Nursing Home Abuse: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%)

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    Edgar works hard for clients and truly cares about protecting their interests. He is a genuine person and anyone who hires him is in good hands. I personally endorse him.

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Contact info

Edgar Velazquez

2825 N University Dr
Suite 350
Coral Springs, FL, 33065

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200306/21/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law200003/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation Linkages to LearningCounty Executive of Montgomery County, Maryland2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/ShareholderCytryn & Velazquez, P.A.2005 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Broward County Hispanic Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce of Broward CountyMember2012 - Present
Puerto Rican Bar Association of FloridaMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Mejia v. Ross Dress for Less$400,000
USAA$250,000
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Cornell Law School & Université Paris Panthéon-SorbonneSummer Institute of International and Comparative LawN/A1998
University of VirginiaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1997