Hendrik "Henk" Uiterwyk
Experienced Sarasota Personal Injury Lawyers
The law firm of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk has been practicing personal injury law for over 30 years. Combined, our lawyers have over 100 years of experience, and we have served over 20,000 clients in Sarasota and throughout Florida.
Our firm has chosen to focus on the practice of personal injury law. This decision to focus in one area allows us to provide our clients with a highly compassionate and experienced legal team.
Abrahamson & Uiterwyk is accredited by the Better Business Bureau and received the highest possible rating from the national law firm rating system of Martindale-Hubbell. This “AV” rating recognizes our firm’s “very high to preeminent” legal ability, as well as our “very high” commitment to ethics.
If you experience a personal injury due to someone else’s negligence, you can rest easy with Abrahamson & Uiterwyk on your side. From the start, our philosophy has been to treat each client with the dignity and respect they deserve, regardless of their personal situation. You can feel confident that we will handle your case in a prompt, aggressive, and focused manner and will fight for the compensation you deserve.
Can Having an Attorney Make a Difference?
Personal injury law covers many types of cases, including vehicle accidents, premises liability, defective drugs, wrongful death, and nursing home abuse.
Car accidents happen every day in Sarasota. When you are involved in a car accident, it is extremely important to have an experienced Sarasota personal injury lawyer to protect your rights and preserve your ability to recover costs for lost wages, property damage, medical costs, future losses, and pain and suffering. Click here to read more
Each year approximately 5,000 fatalities and 130,000 injuries occur due to accidents involving trucks. Negligence on the road can lead to serious consequences, and truck accident cases can be complex, involving many interested parties such as insurance companies; truck and parts manufacturers; law enforcement; and government at the local, state, and federal level. The truck accident lawyers at Abrahamson & Uiterwyk have been able to successfully fight those who put profit above safety or who are negligent in preserving the rights of others. Click here to read more
Clearly, scooters and motorcycles are some of the most vulnerable vehicles on the road. If you have been involved in a motorcycle accident in Sarasota, it is important to have a legal team with the knowledge to guide you through the physical, financial, and emotional challenges you are facing. Click here to read more.
Bicycle accidents occur at an alarming rate in Florida. Because there is very little protection for a rider involved in a bicycle accident, injuries can be severe. Drivers and law enforcement must be held accountable to the laws put in place to protect cyclists. Have you been in a bicycle accident caused by someone else’s negligence? You can be assured that with Abrahamson & Uiterwyk, you have a personal injury attorney that is prompt and aggressive in handling your claim and protecting your rights. Click here to read more.
You or your family may be entitled to compensation for an injury caused by a hazardous condition on another person’s property. Slip-and-falls are the second leading cause of injuries in the United States, and those over 55 are more likely to be affected. Often, these injuries and deaths are caused by a dangerous condition on someone else’s property. Home and business owners should be held accountable for the safety of their property. If you feel you have a case, the slip-and-fall attorneys of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk have the experience necessary to help you pursue it. Click here to read more.
Medical malpractice cases involve a wide range of injuries, including birth-related injuries, surgery-related injuries, misdiagnosis or late diagnosis, and emergency room errors. Our lawyers in Sarasota, Florida have the skill and experience necessary to properly handle medical malpractice cases. When the standard of medical care in diagnosing or treating medical issues has not been met, you have every right to seek compensation. If you believe you are a victim of medical malpractice in Florida, contact the injury lawyers at Abrahamson & Uiterwyk today. Click here to read more.
Florida has very specific laws regarding dog bites, and it is crucial that you have an experienced attorney on your side. Over 500 serious dog bite accidents occur in the state of Florida each year, and dog bite accident victims often require medical attention due to the nature of dog bites and possible disease. If you have sustained injuries because of a negligent dog owner, the law firm of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk can ensure the owners are held responsible. Click here to read more.
Head and Traumatic Brain Injuries
Head and traumatic brain injuries, though sometimes subtle, occur at an alarming rate. According to the CDC, about 1.5 million people experience traumatic brain injuries each year. If these occur because of the negligence of others, it is a serious legal matter. The experienced personal injury attorneys of Abrahamson & Uiterwyk work to hold responsible parties accountable for restoring your financial circumstances and long-term health. If you suspect a concussion or fracture due to another person’s negligence, contact our law firm immediately. Click here to read more.
Great experience! I was very well informed and guided through the whole process…I would highly recommend Abrahamson & Uiterwyk to anyone that has experienced a car accident.
Danitza M., Sarasota
Throughout the entire process they kept me informed. I would recommend this firm to anyone who asks…Keep up the great client service...it is appreciated!!!!
Steve C., Bradenton
The whole process with Abrahamson & Uiterwyk went flawless and was settled out of court to my full satisfaction…I am nothing but grateful for the help I did receive.
Andrea L., Palmetto
Our former clients have provided hundreds of positive online reviews. Nevertheless, each case is different and prospective clients may not obtain the same or similar results. We always strive for excellent client communication and client satisfaction. We would be honored to have the opportunity to review your case.
Put Our Experienced Injury Law Team to Work for You
Our team of attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants, and staff are ready to assist you in getting your case started.
We can handle your case over the phone or through email. If you prefer, we’ll even come to your home or office. Call now for your free, no-obligation consultation. There are no fees or costs until we win your case.
We can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week toll-free. Let us help you now!
Primary offices in Tampa and Clearwater.
WHY YOU SHOULD HIRE OUR INJURY LAW TEAM
OUR NO FEE GUARANTEE
We make it simple for you. You incur absolutely No Fees or Costs unless you win. Period. No exceptions.
ACCIDENT INJURY FOCUS
Our skilled Tampa injury lawyers are focused only on injury cases including auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and falls, and all serious injuries
EXPERIENCED INJURY LAW TEAM
Our personal injury law firm consists of 10 attorneys and 40 legal staff experienced in protecting the rights of injured victims.
AGGRESSIVE & PROMPT
We represent injured victims, not insurance companies. We push insurance companies to settle legitimate claims quickly & fairly through “prompt & aggressive representation” of our clients.
We have achieved a “Best Law Firm” rating with U.S. News and World Report; an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau; and a Martindale-Hubbell "AV" Rating (highest possible rating).
Our attorneys have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation for accident victims and their families, including various multi-million-dollar case results.
We are proud to have hundreds of client five-star reviews on Google.
20,000+ INJURY VICTIMS REPRESENTED
Our firm has represented over 20,000+ clients injured as a result of someone else’s negligence
We give each client the personal attention they deserve. We will work closely with you so that we can pursue maximum compensation on your behalf.