Chad E. Burgess, Associate at Hill Ward Henderson, has been selected to participate in Leadership Pinellas’ 2015-2016 Class. The selection process is competitive for each of the 35-40 seats available each year. Members of the program are a cross-section of professional, business, government, education, religious, civic and non-profit leaders. Leadership Pinellas aims to enhance community leadership by providing a diverse group of emerging and existing leaders with the opportunity to increase their community knowledge, civic network and perpetuate their service to the community.
Mr. Burgess practices in the firm’s Litigation Group focusing on the defense of medical malpractice, hospital liability, products liability, and premises liability claims, along with a diverse array of personal injury cases. Prior to and during law school, he worked as a second-generation firefighter/paramedic and was an adjunct faculty member at St. Petersburg College.