Category Archives: Wrongful Death

Victim's Family Sues Deputy and Uber Driver

Attorney Dan Newlin and victim’s family file lawsuit against deputy, Uber driver

Corey Allicock, 28, killed while riding in Robert Williams’ Uber car

By Erik Sandoval – Reporter , Troy Campbell – Reporter

Victim's Family Sues Deputy and Uber Driver

LONGWOOD, Fla. — The family of an Uber passenger killed in a deadly crash involving a Seminole County sheriff’s patrol car has filed a negligence lawsuit against all of the parties involved.

According to the Seminole County Clerk of Courts, the lawsuit was filed by the family of Corey Allicock, 28, who was killed in the crash on Dec. 12.


Dan Newlin Secures $24 Million Verdict for Slain Police Officer

Dan Newlin Advocates for Victim’s Family

news-posts-orlando-judgmentDan Newlin of Newlin Law, and an Orange County jury sent a strong message to would-be murders that not only would they be held criminally liable for their actions, but also would be subject to civil judgments against them. On October 4, 2007, now slain Orlando police officer Alfred Gordon was gunned down and killed by Hugo Terry and Davin Smith in a robbery attempt following Gordon’s withdrawal of cash from a Bank of America ATM. The two suspects were arrested two days later and were subsequently charged and convicted of first degree murder. Both Terry and Smith are serving life sentences without chance for parole.


Family of 10 Year Old Killed by OUC Truck Hires Attorney Dan Newlin

Marisol Gonzalez Was Struck by Utility Truck

news-posts-auto-accidentMarisol Gonzalez came to Orlando to start a new school, learn a new language and begin a new life after moving from Puerto Rico this summer to join her father, Francisco Gonzalez.

The 10-year-old was walking home from Ventura Elementary School with her older sister, Ildaris, on Dec. 2 when brakes screeched and an Orlando Utilities Commission truck veered directly toward them. The crash left Marisol with critical injuries and devastated her 15-year-old sister. “She is emotionally destroyed,” Francisco Gonzalez said of Ildaris at a news