Joseph “Don” MckeeverDon McKeever is proud to say that since he started his own personal injury firm 40 years ago, he has never represented an insurance company or corporation. His entire career has been devoted to representing individuals and their loved ones who have been wrongfully injured or lost their lives due to someone else’s wrongful conduct. Don attended Memphis State University before transferring and graduating from Florida State University in 1979. He graduated in 1983 from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, where he received top awards in trial advocacy. He moved to Winter Park after graduating from Law School, and in 1984 opened his own personal injury practice. Don specializes in trial work and over the last 40 years has been the lead trial attorney in excess of 70 cases involving personal injury or wrongful death, including obtaining a verdict 52 Million Dollar verdict, one of the top 35 verdicts in the United States that year. Don is admitted to all Courts in the State of Florida, including the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is a member of the Florida Bar, the Florida Justice Association, and the Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association. Don is married to Suzanne, his wife of 39 years, and they have one child, Joseph, who is a senior in college.
Nick SeiduleNick Seidule was born in Winter Park Hospital and raised in Winter Springs, Florida. After receiving his degree at the University of Central Florida, he received his Juris Doctor at Nova Southeastern University. While there he was a President of the Mock Trial Association, Executive Liaison on Moot Court, and Articles Editor of Nova Law Review. Nick now has over 14 years of experience handling criminal and personal injury matters including car accidents, traumatic brain injuries, medical malpractice and slip and falls. Nick worked is a former Assistant State Attorney for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange County. While serving the people of Orange and Osceola Counties, Nick handled juvenile sex crimes, felony-level domestic violence, drug offenses, DUIs, and hundreds of misdemeanors and felonies. Nick is an active member of the Orange County Bar Association, former co-chair of the Criminal Committee of the Orange County Bar Association, Board member of College Park Main Street and has previously served as a financial board member for Habitat for Humanity Orlando. Nick is also the broadcast play-by-play announcer for the Orlando Predators and is the voice of the Lake Howell Silver Hawks football program. You can find Nick hosting Orlando’s premier trivia game at Fiddlers Green in Winter Park on Wednesday nights.
As personal injury lawyers, we believe that helping people is one of the most important parts of our work.
An injury lawsuit helps clients directly by securing money to pay for health care and other costs of an accident, of course, but also by cutting through the bureaucracy of insurers, hospitals and other large organizations to get you the help you need. It can even help the community by alerting others to the dangers that caused your accident, including the at-fault parties’ careless or illegal behavior and the lack of oversight or accountability that allowed those behaviors. In a few cases, you may even be able to make new laws or force policy changes that better protect the community.No matter what form it takes, a successful resolution to your case is both our goal and our pleasure. There is nothing more fulfilling than being able to make a difference for the better in someone’s life. Meeting with potential clients or talking with them on the telephone to hear more about their cases is never an inconvenience — it’s an important part of our job.
Every case is different, and it’s only after we have a chance to discuss your case that we can give you the answers that fit your personal situation. And no website can build the same relationship or understanding that a face-to-face meeting can. That’s why we encourage you to contact us for more information or if you have questions, suggestions or concerns. If you’re not able to travel right now, we can bring this meeting to you, whether that means your home or a hospital bedside.
We work hard for our clients and do what it takes to get the job done. Our well-managed staff of professionals works together as a team to provide high-quality service. We understand the importance of paying attention to the details of a case that make the difference between winning and losing. We regularly get referrals from former clients because they know that we are a firm where every client and every case get the attention they deserve. We remain ever committed to achieving the best results possible for each and every client. The values and culture of our firm make us continually strive to improve and earn our reputation as a law firm with “a history of helping people and making a difference in their lives.”