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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 [...]