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Clewiston’s lakeside locale offers visitors and residents a unique vista of one of the nation’s largest freshwater lakes. At Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured, our Clewiston personal injury and wrongful death attorneys are dedicated to providing clients with a uniquely professional and respectful approach to legal representation. Our reputation for quality and for achieving results for the victims of traffic accidents has led residents across Hendry County and Southwest Florida to trust our Clewiston car accident lawyers when they need guidance after a motor vehicle accident.

Calling itself “America’s Sweetest Town,” Clewiston is situated on the southwest shore of Lake Okeechobee. There, Florida’s Okeechobee Waterway affords boat access to Clewiston from either coast. Ideally located for water sports enthusiasts, the city is a favorite of fishing fans. Incorporated in 1925, the Hendry County community was the center of production by U.S. Sugar Corporation, which gave Clewiston its nickname. Farming and cattle ranching also drove commercial growth in the area. Clewiston’s population in 2010 numbered just over 7,000.

Florida roads see some 235,000-plus accidents yearly, we know that more than 80% of those crashes cause injuries. We take on cases when individuals have suffered physical damage that disrupts their lives and may leave them with long-term consequences. When you’re hurt in a car crash, serious wounds might include spinal cord damage, multiple broken bones, head injuries, neck injuries, organ damage or many other kinds of damage. Our Clewiston car accident attorneys know how expensive medical care is, and we believe you shouldn’t have to bear the cost of treatment when a careless or negligent drive is to blame for your injuries.

In many cases, drivers who cause accidents are found to be under the influence of alcohol. Clewiston accident lawyers at Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner know that about a third of the traffic crashes that occur nationwide are attributed to alcohol involvement. Perhaps because our firm was started by Mr. Scheiner and his wife, who were later joined by associate attorney son Preston, we have maintained our family approach through our nearly four decades of growth. That’s why we feel a special bond with families who have lost loved ones to drunk drivers or who have seen serious injuries affect a loved one’s health. We’re here to help, and we pledge aggressive representation of your interests. We won’t rest until the drunk driver who harmed you or hurt your family is brought to justice.

Just as we fight for the rights of those hurt by drunk drivers, our Clewiston motorcycle accident attorneys are known for their many years of experience representing motorcyclists and their passengers who have been hurt by reckless or negligent motorists. We know that drivers often fail to see motorcycles, so our firm has been an active advocate of motorcycle awareness and safety. Mr. Scheiner’s personal enthusiasm for motorcycles has spearheaded our dedication to the needs of motorcyclists, and we continue to handle dozens of motorcycle injury cases each year. If a driver has hurt you in a motorcycle crash, we offer you a free evaluation of your case.

Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner is a leader in serving the people of Southwest Florida in all types of accident cases. Examples of the issues we handle include:

When you’re hurt and you need proven legal skills from accomplished attorneys who pledge to treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve, call on the Clewiston personal injury lawyers at Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner, Attorneys for the Injured. We invite you to contact us for a free consultation. If we take your case, you pay us no fees unless we win.

800-646-1210 – Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner – Focused on Justice

Client Reviews
Bruce L. Scheiner and his team were the most friendly people I've ever met they genuinely cared about me... I highly recommend them Brooke Krause
I was really satisfied with services I received. Bruce is not only an attorney, but like family. He got me three times what I thought I would receive and was always there when I needed an answer on something. I'd say he is the best attorney I have dealt with in my 68 years. Harry Zulauf
I found working with the BLS firm to be a very good experience. They kept me informed on my case, answered all my questions, and were prompt when I needed assistance. Wendy Walker
I was in an accident and BLS was very helpful and gave a lot of support. If I had any questions, it was just a phone call away. Everyone in the office is very nice and helpful. Celeste Thompson
We had a wonderful experience with everyone here. The staff and attorneys were friendly, knowledgeable, and compassionate. They inquired about our injuries and our recovery. I would highly recommend their services! Heather Bair Daniels
I have nothing but good things to say about this law firm. I can honestly say that I am very satisfied with their work and my end results. I would absolutely recommend these set of attorneys to anyone. Thank you guys for all the hard work! Merida McDonald
BLS was incredibly helpful with my case, even during the hard challenging periods of my case Bruce & PJ were always just a call away. Even though they couldn't answer my call at that direct moment, they ALWAYS made a point to call me back. The staff at Associates and Bruce L. Scheiner were always helpful and friendly, if they didn't have the answer they would always call me back with what I needed to know. Robert Drawdy
I was in a car accident and I seen his Advertisement on TV and I was very impressed of how kind and caring he really is to others and I called them and they took my case and they were very caring and understanding .. they were right on top of everything from being to end and the staff that works in the Fort Myers office were very friendly I would recommend them to a friend or family member if in need of a attorney... Thank you for your services and you made me feel like part of your family. Christina Mauro