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Have you been injured or arrested while on vacation?

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

People from all over the country travel to the Gulf Coast to enjoy the sandy white beaches and good old southern hospitality.  And who can blame them!  Pensacola and the surrounding areas boast some of the most beautiful beaches in the world.  Occasionally, people find themselves in situations while on vacation where they need… Read More »

Unfortunate treatment of students at local public schools and juvenile disciplinary facilities

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

Over the past several years, the personal injury attorneys at Whibbs Stone Barnett have worked with numerous families who have experienced unfortunate treatment of students at local public schools and juvenile disciplinary facilities. In one case, a disabled student was abused by a teacher and subjected to inhumane treatment in response to “tantrums.”  In… Read More »

Should the law firm working on my case handle appeals?

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

CNN reported this morning that Amanda Knox will stand trial again for the death or her roommate in Italy.  Knox is currently in the United States after her 2007 conviction was reversed and there is some speculation as to whether she will voluntarily return to Italy. CNN: Watch Video   Knox’s case is a… Read More »

‘Forgotten’ inmate gets $15.5 million

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

It can sometimes be difficult to fathom the complete and utter failure of government when it comes to the civil rights of Americans.  And there is perhaps an innocent and naive expectation of a certain respect shown to all citizens (not just the wealthy and powerful) by their government.  The attorneys at Whibbs Stone… Read More »

Transvaginal Mesh claims are on the rise

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

If you have had mesh surgically implanted and are having complications, contact Whibbs Stone Barnett for a free consultation on all personal injury claims.  Mesh is most often surgically implanted when patients have issues with bladder intrusion, bladder leakage etc. caused by various reasons – strain, childbirth, weight, etc.  The average age of patients is… Read More »

Oil spill update

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

Families on the Gulf Coast have lived and breathed the BP Oil Spill since the April 20, 2010 rig accident killed (11) workers and spilled millions of gallons of oil  before being capped. After much political pressure, the new claims process seems to be operating more smoothly than it has over the past two… Read More »

Contemplating divorce?

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

CONTEMPLATING DIVORCE? It doesn’t have to be complicated If you are contemplating a divorce, it is important to seek the assistance of a qualified divorce attorney. Divorces can be a very stressful matter, with your future and your children’s future at stake.  Our experienced divorce attorneys at Whibbs Stone Barnett can help you understand… Read More »

Can’t work because of injuries or other debilitating health conditions? You may be eligible for Social Security Disability.

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

Our lawyers frequently meet people who cannot work because of injuries or other debilitating health conditions.  A common question is what benefits might they be entitled to under Social Security? The lawyers at Whibbs Stone Barnett have answers.  If you have become disabled and are unable to work, you may be eligible for Social… Read More »

Why am I not getting my full wages from workers’ comp in Florida?

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

One of the most common questions injured workers’ in Florida ask is why they are not receiving their full wages when they go out of work for an accident. They also often ask why they are not paid for the first week they miss. Keep in mind that the workers’ compensation system (by design,… Read More »

Does a police report determine who is responsible for a motor vehicle accident?

By Whibbs Stone Barnett |

A very common question posed to the personal injury lawyers at the premiere Pensacola law firm of Whibbs Stone Barnett, is whether a police report by itself determines who is responsible for a motor vehicle accident or “car crash.”  For instance, if the police clear the other person in your accident, are they automatically… Read More »


Recovery against a regional trucking company for a fatal auto accident

Disabling workers’ compensation head injury sustained by a sanitation worker

Disabling workers’ compensation back injury sustained by an auto body worker

Recovery against insurance carrier for a fatal auto accident