William McAfee

William McAfee is a partner in the Firm’s Personal Injury Practice. 

Bill is an experienced trial lawyer who has been helping those who have been injured obtain justice since the late 1980s. His career spans a broad range of litigation that includes cases involving drunk drivers, insurance companies, auto manufacturers, medical malpractice, auto accidents, slip and falls, manufacturers of defective products, and those who have failed to provide adequate security.

As a result of his courtroom successes, he has collected tens of millions of dollars for his clients. In 1997, Bill successfully obtained a verdict for a seriously injured young girl in excess of $10,000,000. Various aspects of the case were argued all the way to the Florida Supreme Court. During this several-year legal odyssey, Bill persevered and won at every level.

Over the years, Bill has been invited to speak to lawyers all over the country. A sampling of topics he has lectured on include trial tactics, discovery methods, representing crime victims, post-traumatic stress disorder, and how to successfully sue insurance companies. He has lectured to members of national and statewide legal groups in such places as Washington, D.C., Kentucky, Arkansas, and Florida.

Bill has received the highest distinction of an AV® rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell.  Additionally, he is a member of the prestigious Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, whose membership is limited to trial lawyers who have achieved a trial verdict or settlement in the amount of  one million dollars or more. Further, he has been listed in Who’s Who in American Law.

Over his career, Bill has served in several leadership positions in the national, state, and local legal associations. He has served as a state delegate to the American Association for Justice, a board member of the Florida Justice Association, and chairperson of the Palm Beach County Bar’s Speakers Bureau.

  • J.D., Stetson University
  • B.A., University of Central Florida
  • Florida
  • Tennessee
  • English
  • The Florida Justice Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • National Center for Victims of Crime
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator
  • The Florida Justice Association
  • Palm Beach County Justice Association
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • “Successfully Representing the Crime Victim,” Journal of the Kansas Trial Lawyers Association, July 1995