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Have you been a Victim of Abuse by a Catholic Priest?

By |2018-10-22T16:35:30-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: IN THE PRESS, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , |

Have you been a victim of abuse by a Catholic priest? This is the question that Florida’s Attorney General, Pam Bondi, has recently made headlines with. The Attorney General’s office has developed and launched a website which serves as a tip line called MyFloridaLegal.com/stopabuse. This tip line is directly focused on helping investigate and prosecute complaints of abuse at the hands of church representatives. While the tip line is not directly focused on the Catholic Church, Attorney General Bondi’s action comes on the heels of a Pennsylvania investigation which led to a Grand Jury indicting more than 300 Catholic priests. [...]

Sean K. McQuaid Named 2018 Florida Super Lawyer in Personal Injury Law

By |2018-08-31T13:19:15-04:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: AWARDS & ACCOLADES|Tags: , |

On June 19, 2018 in Saint Petersburg, Florida, Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. announced Sean K. McQuaid has again been selected to the 2018 Florida Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Sean McQuaid joined the firm as an associate in 2000, was made a shareholder [...]

3 Tips to Help You Find the Right Attorney for the Job

By |2018-08-22T15:38:56-04:00June 20th, 2018|Categories: PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , |

If you’ve been in an accident, then you’ve experienced the whirlwind of police questioning, arguments with your insurance company, medical treatment and expenses, and legal proceedings. Without the right accident lawyer by your side, it can feel as though you’re spinning out of control. To help you in the event of any auto accidents, personal injury, or wrongful death, here are some tips to your find the right Attorney for the job Choose an Experienced Attorney A law firm can advertise that they have multiple attorneys who specialize in various legal fields, but it’s important that you find one that actually [...]

3 Factors that Help Determine Liability in a Property Injury Case

By |2018-08-21T13:34:45-04:00May 8th, 2018|Categories: PROPERTY INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , |

Property owners have a responsibility to maintain a safe environment so that the people who come on their property are not at risk of injury. This is known as premises liability. There are a few ways the liability of a property injury case is determined, and here are three of them. Legal status of the visitor Sometimes, a property injury case has to consider the status of the visitor on the property. There are four labels that may apply: Invitee: An invitee is someone who is invited onto the property of another, like a customer in a store. The invitation typically [...]

Sean McQuaid P.A. Responds to “Judge Removal” Tampa Bay Times Article

By |2020-07-11T17:30:32-04:00January 24th, 2017|Categories: IN THE PRESS|Tags: , , |

The Tampa Bay Times broke this story on Monday, January 23rd in regard to “Pinellas judge removed from the case over alleged animosity toward defense lawyer” This article featured a case involving Judge William Burgess III and criminal defense lawyer Sean McQuaid in which Mr. Burgess was removed from the case by a petition from Mr. McQuaid. Sean McQuaid has offered the following response to this situation: “This was an action that no lawyer wants to have to resort to. However, a long-standing history of animosity with this particular judge left me with no other option to ensure my clients [...]

When and Where to Get Treatment for Auto Accident Injuries

By |2021-06-03T16:53:34-04:00January 12th, 2017|Categories: AUTO ACCIDENT LAW, INSURANCE LAW, PERSONAL INJURY LAW|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you have been involved in a car accident or truck accident, you will often immediately feel the symptoms of your injuries. However, it is also entirely common for one’s adrenaline to mask the effects of the injuries until later in the evening or the next morning. Often, headaches, soreness and stiffness take a bit to “set in” and even though you may have refused treatment at the scene, you later realize that something is wrong. For purposes of your health and to avoid unnecessary objection from the insurance company, you must try to seek treatment as soon as possible. [...]

Sean K. McQuaid Recognized as Florida Legal Elite 2016

By |2018-08-22T19:23:39-04:00July 6th, 2016|Categories: AWARDS & ACCOLADES|Tags: , , , |

Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. one of Tampa Bay’s oldest and prestigious law firms today announced Sean K. McQuaid was recently recognized in the 2016 edition of Florida Trend’s Florida Legal Elite™. The list of honorees, published in the July issue of Florida Trend magazine, includes attorneys in private practice as well as top government and non-profit attorneys. Florida Legal Elite nominations come from actively practicing Florida attorneys who are asked to name the attorneys that they hold in highest regard as professionals – lawyers with whom they have personally worked and would recommend to others. Sean McQuaid joined [...]

Sean K. McQuaid Named 2016 Florida Super Lawyers

By |2020-07-12T08:26:03-04:00May 9th, 2016|Categories: AWARDS & ACCOLADES|Tags: |

Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A. one of Tampa Bay’s oldest and most prestigious law firms today announced Sean K. McQuaid has been selected to the 2016 Florida Super Lawyers list. Mr. McQuaid has made this list each year since 2014.  Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual [...]