St. Lucie County Personal Injury Attorney
St. Lucie County located on the treasure Coast of Florida is a rapidly growing county with a population of 277,000 as of the 2010 census. Fort Pierce is the County seat and is where the circuit and County courts are located.
The law offices of St. Lucie County personal injury attorney, Stephen J. Press, take pride in its representation of the local residents and tourists who have been involved in all types of traffic accidents. We are very aware that even a minor traffic accident can cause emotional and financial stress. You can be confident that we will thoroughly investigate your claim and vigorously protect your rights.History
The earliest history of St. Lucie County dates back to the Spanish Explorers who frequently encountered the fierce Native American Ais tribe. In 1715 a Spanish treasure fleet sank off the area now known as St. Lucie County, which led to the naming of the area as the treasure Coast. St. Lucie County was created in the summer of 1905. Indian River County was created out of the northern part of St. Lucie County. Martin County was created from a small part of southeastern St. Lucie County. Since World War II, there has been a major population boom in the area. St. Lucie County is a popular tourist location and its population swells during the winter months. Florida ranks among the three states with the most fatal traffic accidents. The law offices of St. Lucie County personal injury attorney, Stephen J. Press, handles all types of traffic accidents including motorist accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, uninsured motorist accidents and pedestrian accidents.Points of Interest
Although St. Lucie County lacks the population density of the larger counties to the South it takes pride in several interesting and historical places:
- St. Lucie County regional history Center
- St. Lucie County aquarium
- Experimental Oculina Research Reserve
- Heathcote Botanical Gardens
- Old Ft. Park
- St. Lucie County international Airport
- Navy UDT-SEAL Museum (Fort Pierce was the original home of the Navy SEALs)
The 19th judicial circuit court is located in Fort Pierce, the County seat of St. Lucie County. The circuit and County courts of the 19th judicial circuit are located there. The law offices of St. Lucie County personal injury attorney, Stephen J. Press are familiar with these courts have routinely represent clients in St. Lucie County.Contact a St. Lucie County Personal Injury Attorney
If you have been injured as a result of the traffic accident or slip and fall you should consult an experienced personal injury attorney. Please contact the law offices of Stephen J. Press for a free consultation at (561) 833-2772 or contact us online.