Helping Crime Victims Pursue Civil Justice

The NCVBA provides technical support to attorneys representing crime victims in civil actions, refers crime victims to lawyers in their local area, and works to increase general awareness about the availability of civil remedies for victims of crime.

Apportionment of Fault Survey


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Data is subject to change due to interpretation by statutory and judicial opinions.

The information contained in this table is not provided for the purposes of rendering legal advice or authority. The National Crime Victim Bar Association and the National Center for Victims of Crime specifically disclaim any liability, loss or risk, personal or otherwise, which is incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use and application of any of the contents of this chart. 

This chart is based on the foundational work done on this topic by John E. Leighton of Leighton Law Offices in Miami, FL.

Apportionment Chart 9-16-2018 (FINAL)