Melbourne Fl Personal Injury Attorneys

When you select Derrick Connell, we treat you with the utmost understanding and compassion, coupled with the highest level of legal representation. We provide free initial consultations and make it our priority to consistently provide our clients with individual attention throughout the case’s progression. With your convenience in mind, we offer home or hospital visits if you cannot make it into our office. We are committed to obtaining the highest possible compensation for our clients.

Our Experience

Our Melbourne Fl personal injury lawyers have extensive experience in a wide range of personal injury, wrongful death and employee rights matters. We are experienced negotiators and have extensive experience as a trial lawyer, who has successfully obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients. We are confident in handling a number of claims including:

  • Personal Injuries
  • Car Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Employment – Wrongful Termination
  • Employment – Unpaid Overtime

Our No Fee Guarantee

There are never any expenses, costs or legal fees unless we win your case. We do not charge fees to simply discuss your case with you to determine if you may have a valid claim. We provide free legal consultations where we will discuss the specifics of your case and how we can assist you. And you never pay anything unless we recover money for you.

Your Brevard County Personal Injury Law Firm

If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident, motorcycle accident, suffered injury due to slip and fall, been injured by a defective product, or have sustained a major brain injury, choosing the right lawyer is one of the most important decisions of your life.

While there are countless billboards and television commercials advertising personal injury and wrongful death attorneys, many of those advertisers are not from Brevard County. Injured Brevard is your Brevard County law firm.

We also serve clients in Palm Bay, Satellite Beach, Cocoa, Viera, and surrounding Brevard County areas.

We Are Melbourne Trial Lawyers

We have obtained millions of dollars in jury verdicts for our clients. Insurance companies and their attorneys know this. Insurance companies have a team of attorneys that are not afraid to take a case to trial and unlimited resources to do so.

You need a law firm that is equally confident and equally prepared to represent you. Insurance companies know that Injured Brevard will take them to court if they are unwilling to make a fair settlement offer. It is our firm belief that my reputation as an attorney is a significant asset to the clients we serve.

Call Derrick Connell today for your no risk, free legal consultation.

For a free consultation with our Melbourne, Florida based lawyer, call Injured Brevard at (321) 444-4444 or complete a contact form today for a free evaluation of your claim.


Verdicts & Settlements

verdicts and settlementsAt Injured Brevard, we represent clients all over the state of Florida and we take pride in helping them get the compensation they deserve. If you are interested in reviewing our previous settlements, please read the list below or click here.

Verdict – Automobile Accident


The Plaintiff was involved in a motor vehicle collision where he sustained neck and back injuries. By the time the case reached trial, the Plaintiff had undergone chiropractic care and pain management. His doctors testified that he would require some form of treatment for the remainder of his life. Read More

  • Uninsured Motorist Coverage Vs Underinsured Motorist Coverage

    The regulations in the state of Florida stipulate that car insurance covering liability resulting from traffic collisions is mandatory. A minimum amount of coverage of 10/20/10 is required by law , as it follows – $10,000 Personal Injury Protection or PIP (per individual and per accident), $20,000 Bodily Injury Liability (per total and per accident) and $10,000 Property Damage Liability or PDL (total coverage per accident).

    Despite the mandatory minimum liability coverage requirements, sadly, there …

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  • What to Do If You Are Involved In a Boating Accident

    A boating accident is a stressful experience, and although maritime collisions are far less common than automobile accidents, they do still happen. According to statistics published by the U.S. Coast Guard, over 4,000 recreational boating accidents occurred in 2013, totaling more than $39 million in property damage.

    Should you ever find yourself in the unfortunate position of being involved in a boating accident, it will be important for you to know how to appropriately respond, …

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  • Finding The Right Personal Injury Attorney

    If you or your loved one has ever been involved in an auto accident, you know firsthand how overwhelming and devastating it can be. You may be dealing with serious injuries, worries about the future and the cost of treatment. Police officers, insurance companies and investigators are all trying to get information from you about the auto accident.

    Trying to find the right personal injury attorney under these circumstances is in most cases a directionless …

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  • Distressing Facts About Car Accidents In Florida

    There are over 16 million drivers in Florida, and every year there are close to 250,000 car crashes on roads and highways across the state. While the state’s sunny weather and open highways are excellent to cruise on, the risks of car accidents are also dismally high. Consult a Melbourne, Florida personal injury attorney if you have been involved in a fatal car accident.

    The Truth About Florida Car Accidents

    Raw figures for 2012, the …

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  • Derrick Connell and Field to Forks Organized a Charity Event

    Unimaginable tragedy hit the Pafford Family this past summer when they unexpectedly lost Carson in a terrible accident. Carson Pafford (33) was the loyal husband to Tiffany (30), and the loving father of three young children. It has been hard enough on this family to persevere without their loved one, but the reality is, normal life goes on. Bills still have to be paid, and work must be resumed. This family has not asked for …

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  • One of the Best Lawyers in Florida

    One of the best up and coming lawyers in Florida! Mr. Connell is an exceptional lawyer who works hard for his clients with a level of passion that is rarely seen these days. His diligent effort in taking on a very large insurance company that attempted to deny me fair compensation when I was helpless …

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  • A smooth case with positive results!

    A smooth case with positive results! When I first met attorney Connell I thought that he was young and wasn’t sure how he would handle my case. I am happy to say , he was steadfast and eager to make good choices for me and the case. If we needed to wait we did I …

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  • #1 Attorney in Melbourne Florida!

    #1 Attorney in Melbourne Florida! I have worked for attorneys in the past so when I personally had to hire one for my Auto Accident I was very picky. Mr. Connell was very professional and always I repeat always took and returned my calls!!! Even though my case was not a huge settlement he treated …

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  • Thank you Derrick Connell

    I just want to thank you so much for all your help .You did good for me and I appreciate it. Having you on my side and always answering my questions and calls and always there for me was so comforting to know you really cared for my needs. Thank you so much for everything.…

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  • Best Attorney I Have Ever Met

    Best attorney I have ever met! I was in two car accidents within two months of each other with sustained neck and shoulder injuries. I had been referred to Derrick by a close friend. Derrick was extremely knowledgable and helpful every step of the way. By the time I finished all of the physical therapy …

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