Brian Wiklendt's skill as a Defense Base Act attorney is driven by the urgency with which he works for injured and ill men and women who have been denied medical care and benefits. Brian is an integral part and the lead practicing attorney for the Garfinkel Schwartz Defense Base Act and Longshore and Harbor Workers Act law firm in Maitland, Florida, and Titusville, Florida. Fortunately, the Defense Base Act and the Longshore Act give injured longshoremen and civilian contractors employee rights that includes: The right to: Choose their own doctor Attorney fees Medical care Compensation Insurance companies, however, don’t always do what’s right. Unfortunately this forces longshoremen and civilian contractors to get an attorney to fight for the benefits due to them when injured on the job. We'll help and we are committed to helping one family at a time.
- Georgia State University College of Law
- J.D. (1996) | Law
- Emory University
- B.A. (1992) | Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics and Political Science
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Under the Defense Base Act Law and the Longshore Act Law you will not pay U.S. attorney fees and nothing will be taken from your settlement.
- Maritime Law
- Defense Base Act Law
- Longshore and Harbor Workers Act Law
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Brian Wiklendt has compassion for the pain that injured longshoremen and civilian contractors have experienced. He approaches every Defense Base Act case and longshore compensation case with a commitment to clients. If Garfinkel Schwartz can ever help any of our civilian contractors, please don't hesitate to call 800-393-2999. We will fly to you anywhere you are. You may call our offices in (Maitland, Florida) or in (Cocoa Beach, Florida).How Insurers Minimize Defense Base Act Claims
http://defensebaseactlaw.com/insurers... (Titusville, FL) Defense Base Act law firm Garfinkel Schwartz attorney Brian Wiklendt explains how insurers try to minimize Defense Base Act federal compensation claims. If you're a civilian contractor for a defense contractor overseas and you've been injured or have become ill, you receive federal compensation and medical care. Offices are in (Maitland, FL) and (Titusville, FL) but Brian Wiklendt will travel to you to meet with you where you are recovering.