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Christopher K Speed

Personal injury Attorney at West Palm Beach, FL

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  • State Years
    Florida - FL 31 years
    Virginia - VA 50 years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 49 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State FL
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 50 years
    State VA
    Acquired 1973
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 49 years
    State DC
    Acquired 1974
    Status
    Retired No misconduct found

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About Christopher

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CHRISTOPHER K. SPEED joined the firm as a shareholder in 1994 after representing plaintiffs in Virginia for 20 years. He has spent his entire career pursuing justice for victims of personal injury, medical and legal negligence, aviation accidents, and defective products. Mr. Speed is also a founding member of the Northern Virginia Plaintiffs Bar, an organization of plaintiff lawyers dedicated to improving the ability of victims to pursue justice for their injuries. He often uses his experience as a licensed pilot to represent victims and their families involved in aircraft crashes. Mr. Speed is a member of the Florida Justice Association, formerly known as the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers; the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association; and the American Association for Justice, formerly known as the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. A sought-after public speaker, he has lectured on civil injury trials and in the fields of plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice. Mr. Speed has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for over 25 years. Mr. Speed received a bachelor of arts degree from Georgetown University, and a law degree from the George Washington University Law School.

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Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Searcy Denney PA
2139 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL, 33409

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AVVO RATING 8.5 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Shareholder
  • Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
  • 1994 - Present
  • Shareholder
  • Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
  • 1900 - Present

Education

  • The George Washington University Law School
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1973
  • Georgetown University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1969
  • Georgetown University
  • AB
  • 1969

Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Florida Justice Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Judges Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top Lawyer
  • South Florida Legal Guide
  • 2015
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Top Lawyer
  • South Florida Legal Guide
  • 2014
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Top Lawyer
  • South Florida Legal Guide
  • 2013
  • Top Lawyer
  • South Florida Legal Guide
  • 2012
  • Rising Star
  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
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West Palm Beach Personal injury Lawyer Christopher K Speed
Christopher K Speed
Personal injury Attorney
West Palm Beach, FL
Licensed for 50 years