Roberto M. Vazquez

Roberto M. Vazquez

Morey Law Firm, P.A.
  • Personal Injury, Insurance Claims
  • Florida
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Biography

Attorney Roberto Vazquez is a south Florida native. After moving to Orlando, FL, he attended the University of Central Florida where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Mr. Vazquez earned his Juris Doctorate from the Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law.

As a volunteer with the Guardian Advocacy Program during his undergraduate studies, Mr. Vazquez took a keen interest in helping those who had been civilly committed. His desire to help others carried over into his law school career. Mr. Vazquez has been with the Morey Law Firm, P.A. since 2010.

Mr. Vazquez's practice focuses on civil litigation. He has helped hundreds of clients in their civil matters. Much of his practice is dedicated to personal injury and private personal injury defense. Mr. Vazquez handles cases involving subrogation defense, car accident defense, dog bite defense, and other related matters.

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Insurance Claims
    Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance
Additional Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Subrogation Defense
  • Dog Bite Defense
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Professional Experience
Attorney
Morey Law Firm, P.A.
- Current
Education
Barry University
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Professional Associations
The Florida Bar  # 0098156
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Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Florida Personal Injury and Personal Injury Defense Lawyers
Website
Dog Bite Injuries
Website
Wrongful Death Claims
Website
Bicycle Accidents
Website
Pedestrian Accidents
Blog
Most Common Wrongful Death Car Accidents
Blog
DUI Wrongful Death Car Accidents
Blog
Understanding Florida’s Dog Bite Laws
Blog
Commercial Truck Accident Causes
Legal Answers
4 Questions Answered
Q. Someone else was diving my car without my permission and hit someone. Am I responsible for cost of damages?
A: Yes, you could still potentially be liable. However, if the vehicle was stolen, that would be a viable defense. Once you've been served with the lawsuit the first step should be to contact your insurance to see if they will provide you with an attorney to represent you in the lawsuit. This article may offer some insight: https://flcivilcounsel.com/can-i-be-sued-even-if-i-wasnt-driving-the-car/
Q. Can my husband be fired from his job if we sue his employer for a dog attack on her property?
A: I handle landlord/tenant and dog bite claims statewide.

As for the landlord/tenant aspect of your question, your lease should protect you. If you have a one-year lease and are in compliance with all of its terms, then the landlord has no justification in trying to evict you. Florida Statue 83.64 says "It is unlawful for a landlord...to bring or threaten to bring an action for possession or other civil action, primarily because the landlord is retaliating against the tenant."

As for the employment aspect, that is a little trickier and it not really my area of law. However, I can tell you there are protections against firing someone based on racial discrimination, sex-based discrimination, in retaliation for reporting sexual harassment, in retaliation for filing a wage and hour complaint, or for another unlawful reason. You should speak with an employment attorney to see if a firing would constitute retaliatory conduct. Best of luck! ... Read More
Q. I'm 19 and I'm getting sued for 100k. I'm currently a full time student and I don't work or own any property.
A: This sounds like a subrogation lawsuit, which I'm very familiar with. These usually come about when the insurance company for the other driver pays out because of the accident, but then seeks to recover that money from the person they deem to be at fault. You should try to speak with an attorney who can at least let you know what to expect as part of the process.
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Contact & Map
250 N. Orange Ave.
Ste. 1220
Orlando, FL 32801
Telephone: (407) 426-7222
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