Chad E. Leeper, a partner in the Melbourne office, began his tenure with Wicker Smith in 2006 as a law clerk.
Mr. Leeper attended the University of Florida where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology with high honors in 2004. A native of Georgia, Mr. Leeper returned home to attend Mercer University School of Law, receiving his Juris Doctor in 2007.
Following law school, Mr. Leeper spent several years in Wicker Smith’s Orlando office before opening the firm’s Melbourne location. His practice focuses on legal matters involving auto liability, commercial transportation, medical malpractice, nursing home & assisted living, insurance coverage, general liability, premises liability, retail liability and sexual abuse.
His client list includes AIG; Landstar Systems, Inc.; CenturyLink, Inc.; Circles of Care, Inc. Community Health Services, Inc.; Crum & Forster; GuideOne Insurance Company; Health First, Inc.; Lexington Insurance Co.; MAG Mutual Insurance Co.; MV Transportation, Inc.; The Redwoods Group, Inc.; Scottsdale Insurance Co.; Swift Transportation Company; Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.; and Zurich, N.A.