Victims Advocate

Have you been the victim of a violent (personal injury, negligent security) or sexual crime? If so, we want to help you.

Help and Resources for Crime Victims
As a former prosecutor and dedicated victim’s rights advocate, Farmer Jaffe Weissing attorney, Brad Edwards, understands the criminal and civil justice systems and the impact each can have on crime victims. He has dedicated his career to helping crime victims by protecting their rights in court. Mr. Edwards represents victims of violent or sexual crimes in civil lawsuits which focus on holding the assailant accountable for harm that they cause to victims.

Hearing on: Victims' Rights Amendment

Mr. Edwards provides countless hours of his time talking to individuals who have been victims of violent or sexual crimes and helping them through the many issues that crime victims encounter such as:

  • Options for payment of emergency and medical expenses
  • An understanding of the police investigation or criminal justice system
  • Available counseling
  • Options for pursuing civil justice for the crime committed

courtroomYour Rights as a Victim of a Violent Crime

Many crime victims unfortunately have no viable civil action available to recover for the damages they suffered. On the other hand, where there is a viable civil action available, Mr. Edwards has proven effective pursuing those actions and fighting for his client’s rights. Attorneys regularly refer crime victims to Mr. Edwards for representation in sexual battery, negligent security and other appropriate civil lawsuits.

Free Legal Consultation

Our consultations with victims are free and confidential, whether you decide to pursue a case or not. To learn about your rights, or just to talk, please call attorney Brad Edwards at (954) 524-2820.