Hill Ward Henderson is pleased to announce the election of Chad E. Burgess to senior counsel. This election now brings the firm’s number of senior counsel to nine, out of 119 attorneys.
Burgess is a member of the firm’s Medical Malpractice group. His practice includes the defense of medical malpractice, hospital liability, products liability, and premises liability claims, along with a diverse array of personal injury cases.
Prior to and during law school, Burgess worked as a second-generation firefighter/paramedic and was an adjunct faculty member at St. Petersburg College. Outside the office, he is a member of the Board of Trustees for CFY (Clearwater For Youth, Inc.). CFY’s mission is to elevate the youth of Pinellas County through access to athletics and other skill-building programs where children from all backgrounds can learn, play, and grow together.