Charles Leo is a Board Certified Workers Compensation Lawyer. Board Certified Lawyers are the ONLY lawyers allowed to hold themselves out as experts in Workers Compensation. Work Injuries often involve complex questions about Law and Medical opinions that require an EXPERT to properly handle. To become Board Certified, Charles Leo had to have 25 trials over his first 5 years of practice, remain a member in Good Standing with the Florida Bar, and pass a very difficult specialized EXAM in Workers Compensation.
Charles Leo became Board Certified in 1998, and has been re-certified ever since. Charles Leo has handled thousands of Workers Compensation cases and has taken more than a 100 cases to trial. Unlike big TV advertisers, Charles Leo handles and oversees each and every case in his firm and is heavily involved in each case as it gets close to trial.
If you have been injured while at work, The Law Offices of Charles H. Leo, P.A. can help. We are experienced in handling injury cases and can negotiate a fair and maximum settlement for you. While it may not have been by the intentional negligence of your employer which caused your accident, you still have the right to compensation. Located in Orlando, FL, our legal team is familiar with the local requirements and can assist you in moving your case through the legal system. We are confident that, with our experience, we can get you the assistance you deserve. For more information and a free consultation for your claim, please call us today at (407) 839-1160 or (866) 804-1160. We look forward to working with you.
Florida Workers Compensation pays injured workers for medical treatment and lost wages, unfortunately, in most circumstances the insurance company picks your first Doctor for you. The law allows the insurance company to control your doctors, and rest assured that the doctors are VERY pliable to the insurance companies’ instruction. If an injured worker waits too long to get help, ofttimes the insurance company has already tricked an injured worker into giving up valuable rights. Protect yourself, call our office to see if we can help.
BEWARE OF NURSE CASE MANAGERS! Even though the ethical code for nurses requires them to watch out for the patient’s best interest, when the WC insurance company is paying their bill, they almost ALL put the insurance company’s profits above the injured workers’ best interest. An injured worker can refuse to allow the Nurse Case Manager to attend their one-on-one time with doctors, and we strongly encourage injured workers to protect themselves from nurse caseworkers who push themselves into your treatment room.
The Law Offices of Charles H. Leo has helped thousands of injured workers since 1997, allow us to help protect you from unscrupulous employers and their insurance companies. We also give free second opinions to injured workers who feel their representation is not satisfactory or lacking.
Do not let your case be settled quickly and cheaply! At the Law Offices of Charles Leo, we pride ourselves in making sure our clients try to get the maximum result for their Workers Compensation case. A client’s Work Injury can be life-altering, use an expert who will take the necessary time required to insure you get the right result, and not just a quick result.